Hook the Cure presents 5th Annual Diabetes Awareness Conference

The Student Events Center Events CoSponsorship Committee is proud to cosponsor 5th Annual Diabetes Awareness Conference.

Hook the Cure is excited to host its 5th Annual Diabetes Awareness Conference! The event is from 6-9pm with the details below:

POSTER SYMPOSIUM (and free health screenings), 6-7pm, NHB 1.720, FREE
Graduate and undergraduate students present their research posters on health-related issues along with free health screenings and fun-filled activities!

SPEAKER PANEL, 7-8pm, NHB 1.720, FREE
This year's theme is: "Demystifying Diabetes: what you didn't know or thought you knew!" Professionals and undergraduate diabetic students clarify common myths about diabetes and talk about their personal/academic experiences with the disease while also answering your questions!

BENEFIT DINNER, 8-9pm, NHB 1.720, $10 with pre-registration or $12 at the door
Enjoy a delicious Italian meal catered buffet style! All proceeds from the dinner go to the Auxanomen Endocrinology Clinic, a nonprofit diabetes clinic in southeast Austin. Pre-register for the benefit dinner at http://www.surveymonkey.com/s/XQQS3ZR.

Event Date(s): 
Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Details: 
Receive a free health screening and information about diabetes.
Location: 
Other - See description for details
Cost: 
See description for details.
Contact Information
Contact Name: 
Karima Khimani
Contact Email: