Featured event: “2020 Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research Spring Symposium”

This event has been canceled.


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: Erin Krupka, PhD
Associate Professor, Doctoral Program Director, School of Information; University of Michigan
“What can we learn from behavioral economics about peer support strategies?”
10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Jaclynn Hawkins, MSW, PhD
Assistant Professor, School of Social Work; Associate Director, Gender and Health Research Lab; University of Michigan
“African American men and type 2 diabetes: lessons learned and the road ahead”
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Paul Fleming, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Behavior & Health Education; University of Michigan
“Immigration stressors and risk for diabetes”
11:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Julie Lumeng, MD
Thomas P Borders Family Research Professor of Child Behavior and Development; Professor of Pediatrics, Director, Center for Human Growth & Development; Professor of Nutritional Sciences; University of Michigan
“The development of eating behavior in infancy: implications for life course obesity risk”
11:45 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Lunch and Poster Session

Remember to cite the Michigan Center for Diabetes Translational Research (MCDTR) in publications as follows:
“The project described was supported by Grant Number P30DK092926 (MCDTR) from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases”