Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research (MCDTR) annual symposium

Thu, May 11, 2017 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Event Details

Speakers

Siham Sikander, PhD
Director, Human Development Research Foundation, Islamabad, Pakistan

Location

North Campus Research Complex (NCRC)
Building 18, Dining Hall

Sponsors

Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research

Event Contact

AGENDA
9:00 a.m. – 9:05 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction of Edwin Fisher, PhD
William H. Herman, MD, MPH
Director, MCDTR

9:05 a.m. – 9:15 a.m. Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Edwin Fisher, PhD
Co-Director, MCDTR Peer Support Core
University of North Carolina

9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. 
Siham Sikander, PhD
Director, Human Development Research Foundation
Islamabad, Pakistan
“Peer Support in the management of mental illness:  experiences with depression in maternal and child health settings”

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Laura Saslow, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Biological Sciences, School of Nursing
“Results from an online multicomponent diet and lifestyle program for adults with type 2 diabetes”

10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. 
Deanna Isaman, PhD
Statistician Expert, Department of Biostatistics, School of Public Health
“Reconciling type 2 diabetes remission rates from studies of roux-en-y gastric bypass”

11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Laura Damschroder, MPH, MS
Investigator, MCDTR, Peer Support Core, VA Center for Clinical Management
“What can implementation science contribute to diabetes prevention efforts?”

11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Poster Session, NCRC Main Dining Hall, Building 18

Directions & Map

NCRC guests should enter through the Building 18 visitor entrance.

Parking & Transportation
Parking Map
Blue, yellow, and paid visitor parking available.

North-East Shuttle Route Map and Schedule
Stops outside NCRC Building 18