DSMA Live with Gary Scheiner MS, CDE on 11/17/2011
Gary Scheiner MS, CDE
Listen to Gary on DSMA Live at 9 PM EST
Gary Scheiner is owner and Clinical Director of Integrated Diabetes Services (www.integrateddiabetes.com), a practice located just outside of Philadelphia specializing in intensive blood glucose control and advanced education for children and adults. He and his staff of diabetes educators provide consultations throughout the world via phone and the internet. Gary also serves as “Dean” of Type-1 University (www.type1university.com), an online school of higher learning for insulin users.
Gary has had Type-1 diabetes for more than 25 years. He has received several awards for his work in the field of diabetes self-management education. He has written four books (including “Think Like A Pancreas”) and more than 100 articles on various topics in diabetes care. He also lectures nationally and internationally for people with diabetes and healthcare professionals.
Gary earned a BA in Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis, and a Master of Science in Exercise Physiology from Benedictine University. He received his diabetes training with the Joslin Diabetes Center. Gary is certified to train on all models of insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors, and has worn each one personally. He serves as a Board of Directors Officer for the Diabetes Exercise & Sports Association and the faculty of Children With Diabetes. He is an active volunteer for the ADA, JDRF and Setebaid Diabetes Camps.
**Disclosure: Scott K. Johnson (one of the co-hosts) has a business relationship with Gary to help promote Type 1 University.