CCDTR Investigators Drs. Deborah Burnet and Karen Kim Present at Diabetes Town Hall Forum with a Great Turnout in Chicago’s Asian Community

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November 5, 2014 – Nearly 120 individuals turned out on Monday, November 3rd to mark the start of National Diabetes Awareness Month at a community town hall meeting in Chicago’s Chinatown neighborhood jointly organized by the Asian Health Coalition (AHC), Chinese American Service League (CASL) and University of Chicago Medicine. CCDTR Associate Director Dr. Deborah Burnet and CCDTR Investigator Dr. Karen Kim presented on the impact of diabetes in the Chinese community and led a time of Q&A.

Chinatown Town Hall Meeting - Nov 2014Participants listening to presentation on diabetes by Dr. Burnet and Dr. Kim