Shaping Our Appalachian Region (SOAR) held an Obesity & Diabetes Roundtable on March 16th, 2017 at Union College. This was a solution driven event to help identify strategies to prevent, detect, and treat Obesity and Diabetes in Appalachia. At the event, bright spot presentations were featured around successful programs and information.
There was an opportunity to participate in 1 of 2 separate roundtable discussions: 'Education, Prevention and Innovation' and 'Disease Detection and Management'. Each discussion was led by a panel of experts with the goal of identifying specific strategies that can be implemented throughout the region through collaboration.