HealthChoicesFirst.com Announces Appointment of Dr. Ronald Goldenberg to Medical Board
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 5, 2014 (VANCOUVER) Dr. Ronald Goldenberg has joined the Medical Board of HealthChoicesFirst.com, a growing video-based, Canada-wide directory of healthcare providers. HCF features Key Opinion Leaders sharing health and wellness solutions and patient education related to physician-directed care, prescription and non-prescription medications, surgical options and more.
Dr. Goldenberg is a consultant endocrinologist affiliated with North York General Hospital in Toronto, Ontario and LMC Diabetes & Endocrinology in Thornhill. He is a past Medical Director of the Diabetes Education Centre at NYGH and North York Branson Hospital. He is a past chair of the Ontario Medical Association Section on Endocrinology & Metabolism and a previous President of the Toronto Diabetes Association.
“Dr. Goldenberg’s major areas of interest include clinical care of diabetes, obesity, dyslipidemia and thyroid disorders,” says Jackson Sayers, CEO, HealthChoicesFirst.com. “More than two million Canadians have diabetes, and getting the right information on this and related conditions can be overwhelming. HCF’s new education program for people suffering from diabetes will provide patients with take-home information they can use when consulting with their medical doctors, and Dr. Goldenberg will be a great asset in this area.”
Dr. Goldenberg is a councillor on the 2010-2014 Canadian Diabetes Association Clinical & Scientific Section Executive Committee and a member of the Steering Committee for the 2013 CDA Clinical Practice Guidelines, the Executive Board of the Canadian Society for the Study of the Aging Male, Canadian Diabetes Association, American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society, American Association of Endocrinologists, European Association for the Study of Diabetes, Canadian Society of Endocrinology & Metabolism and a Fellow of The American College of Endocrinology.
“Dr. Goldenberg has also been an investigator in a wide array of clinical trials, is actively involved in Continuing Medical Education for the last two decades and is a key opinion leader amongst community-based endocrinologists in the Toronto area,” says Sayers. “This adds up to a great deal of expertise as we move forward with more exciting projects.”
HealthChoicesFirst.com is a national health and wellness directory that connects consumers with providers such as physicians, dentists and physiotherapists based on their geographic location, and features over 1,500 solution-based videos and articles. With resources on topics such as diabetes, nutrition, fitness, prenatal and postnatal health, sexual health and sports injuries, HealthChoicesFirst.com is the largest provider of video content of its kind in North America. HealthChoicesFirst is backed by a number of qualified and experienced partners, and continues to expand its medical and corporate governance boards across the country.
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