JDRF Austin Chapter One Party 2016 The JDRF Austin Chapter One Party 2016 took place place May 13, 2016 at Omni Barton Creek Resort & Club. Emcee was Erskine Bowles, Former Clinton White House Chief of Staff and integral leader in the introduction and passing of the Special Diabetes Program funding initiative. 300 evening guests participated in the Garden Party Gala helping raise $640,000 towards funding a cure! FIFTY 50 was represented by Rebecca .
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 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 .