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Texas Lions Camp Diabetes University

Texas Lions Camp Diabetes University
Texas Lions Camp Diabetes University Join endocrinology experts led by Dr. Stephen Ponder for in-depth information and resources for understanding and living with Type 1 diabetes. Through seminars, breakout sessions and a Q&A time you will find answers to questions pertinent to your family or child’s development. WHEN:    Saturday—April 23, 2016 8:00 AM—5:00 PM WHERE:  Texas Lions Camp 4100 San Antonio Hwy Kerrville, TX 78028 830-896-8500 CONTACT: Stephen Mabry COST: $75/INDIVIDUAL $140/FAMILY INFORMATIONAL FLYER: .

2016 Dallas Outreach Award Honors

2016 Dallas Outreach Award Honors
2016 Dallas Outreach Award Honors The Dallas Children’s Endocrine Department was honored with the 2016 Dallas Outreach Award during the JDRF Dallas Gala on April 9, 2016. Dr. Kathryn Sumpter, Dr. Rochelle Wilson, Dr. Olga Gupta, Dr. Julia Cartaya, and Dr. Abha Choudhary represented the endocrinology and diabetes team. $125,000 was donated in their honor to JDRF Fund A Cure from FIFTY 50 Medical in keeping with the promise of donating half of our .

2016 Fort Worth Outreach Award Presentation

JDRF Ft Worth Gala 2016 Outreach Award
2016 Fort Worth Outreach Award Presentation Dr. Paul Thornton receives the 2016 Fort Worth Outreach Award from youth ambassador Ben Tryon at the JDRF Fort Worth Gala on behalf of his Cook Children’s endocrinology and diabetes team. $75,000 was donated in their honor to JDRF from FIFTY 50 Medical in keeping with the promise of donating half of our profits to diabetes research. As of January 2016, The Promise has resulted in $13.6 million .

JDRF OneWalk Austin Nov 2015

Beckie McCleery, FIFTY 50. FIFTY 50 was Presenting Sponsor of the 11/1/15 JDRF Austin OneWalk at the Toney Burger Center in Sunset Valley near South Austin. Beckie talks about the importance of JDRF AND FIFTY 50 and her son, her personal connection to T1D. FIFTY 50, the diabetes testing supply and diabetes pump supply company who since 1992 has donated 1/2 of profits towards diabetes research.