CCDTR investigators present at the 9th Annual Chicago Diabetes Day, Dr. Baig wins an award

May 19, 2014 – The 9th Annual Chicago Diabetes Day took place this past Saturday, May 17th at the University of Chicago. In the morning, CCDTR investigator Neda Laiteerapong gave a talk entitled “Introduction to Diabetes” to a group of boy scouts who attended the research day to learn about the latest in diabetes research in Chicago.

In the afternoon, Dr. Laiteerapong and CCDTR investigator Dr. Arshiya Baig presented posters of their research during the poster presentation session. Dr. Baig won an award for one of the eight best posters presented during the session for her poster entitled ‘“Local Patients, Local Stories:” A Latino Cultural Competency Training Program for Healthcare Providers and Staff.’ Congratulations Dr. Baig!