Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research Symposium

Thu, May 10, 2018 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Event Details


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



Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research (MCDTR)

Accepting Posters:
To present a poster of your work in the area of diabetes, its complications and related endocrine and metabolic disorders at this symposium, contact Pam Campbell and provide the poster title.


9:00 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Welcome and Introduction
William H. Herman, MD, MPH
Director, MCDTR

9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. 
Keynote Speaker
David Marrero, PhD
Director of the UA Center for Border Health
University of Arizona Health Sciences

10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. 
Stress and sugar: social determinants of diabetes disparities
Briana Mezuk, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Epidemiology
Center for Social Epidemiology and Population Health
School of Public Health

10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.
Perceptions of stigma surrounding type 2 diabetes in high risk populations
Kevin Joiner, Ph.D., R.N., ANP-BC
Research Fellow
Department of Health Behavior and Biological Sciences
School of Nursing

11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Components of a learning health system for diabetes
Joyce Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Child Health Evaluation and Research (CHEAR) Center

11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Poster Session

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