The 6th Annual Diabetes Awareness Dinner was a successful evening hosted by the Lower Sioux Diabetes Program on November 20th, 2014. A special thank you to the informative presentation by Endocrinologist; and Leech Lake tribal member, Dr. Tiffany Beckman, and honored guest, Olympic Gold Medalist, Billy Mills.
Dr. Tiffany Beckman, MD, MPH, enrolled member of Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe/Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, is believed to be the first American Indian adult Endocrinologist (Diabetes specialist) in the nation. Dr. Beckman serves as a Clinical Endocrinology Consultant for Indian tribes throughout Minnesota. Her primary clinical and research interests are the neurobiology of obesity and […]