Inter-professional Diabetes Education and Awareness (IDEA)
Meet the Teams
Team 1: Diabetes and Youth - "Healthy Heroes"
Faculty Team Leader: Alison Herman
- Brittany Bacallao, Biology
- Stepan Uhlyar, Pharmacy
- Phillip Berges, Osteopathic Medicine
- Amy Oppen, Physician Assistant
- Sarah Duncan, Medical Sonography
Team 2: Diabetes and Exercise - "New Direction"
Faculty Team Leader: Debra Stern
- Alejandra Ramirez, Nursing
- Ajaypal Gill, Osteopathic Medicine
- Eric Otero, Physical Therapy
- Caroline Lee, Medical Sonography
- Brooke Laine, Physician Assistant
Team 3: Diabetes and Eye Health - "EYE CANDY"
Faculty Team Leader: Joe Pizzimenti
- Marcelo Moya, Optometry
- Brooke Michaels, Audiology
- Allison Schleichkorn, Physical Therapy
- Shaun Gutstein, Pharmacy
- Carisa R. Champion-Lippmann, Osteopathic Medicine
Team 4: Diabetes and Insulin Management - "Dare 2 Care"
Faculty Team Leader: Andrea Fass
- Nathalie Findlater, Optometry
- Maram Tarboush, Medical Sonography
- Kieu Ngyuen, Osteopathic Medicine
- Daitara Perez, Pharmacy
- Aline Cheres, Nursing
Team 5: Power Over Diabetes - "Take Charge"
Faculty Team Leader: Patricia Toribio
- Antoineta Pena, Physician Assistant
- Melissa Fernandez, Occupational Therapy
- Jack Crocco, Physician Assistant
- Heather Pavlisin, Medical Sonography
- Michael Drake, Pharmacy
- Kimberly Mijon, Nursing
Team 6: Diabetes and Healthy Eating - "Type Ø: The Cure"
Faculty Team Leader: Mara Sanchez
- Victor Munoz, Occupational Therapy
- Paucly Pynadath, Pharmacy
- Jillian Lozada, Nursing
- Elizabeth Del Valle, Physical Therapy
- Shandi Brito, Physician Assistant
Team 7: Power Over Diabetes - "Roots of Health"
Faculty Team Leader: Linda Fritzinger-Hearn
- Sandra Abed, Audiology
- Prabina Shrestha, Public Health
- Christina Bryan, Medical Sonography
- Christopher Burnette, Osteopathic Medicine
- Rubby Zapata, Nursing
Team 8: Marketing - "Harmonious Connectors"
Faculty Team Leader: Sarah Wakefield
- Judith Lynch, Audiology
- Lachelle Lazarus, Audiology
- Evelyn Nunez, Public Health
- Genevieve Lyke, Physical Therapy