National Diabetes Awareness Month 2023

National Diabetes Awareness Month 2023

The Emory Global Diabetes Research Center is pleased to host a number of events for National Diabetes Awareness Month dedicated to bringing awareness domestically and globally and solutions to push the needle forward in collaboration with our peers and partners around the world.

Schedule of Events

4:30PM – 5:30PM

Emory Student Center, 605 Asbury Cir, Atlanta, GA 30322

Kick-off National Diabetes Awareness Month with a free hour of Trap Yoga to focus on the mind body connection and learn more about the student health resources Emory has to offer. Get moving with us and cool down with some King of Pops on your way out.

This event is for the Emory Student body. Limited space available.

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12PM – 1PM

R809, R. Randall Rollins Building, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Join us for a talk by Saria Hassan, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Associate Vice Chair of Research, Division of General Internal Medicine, Emory University.


4:30PM - 5:45PM | Reception Following

Margaret H. Rollins Room, Plaza Level, R. Randall Rollins Building, Rollins School of Public Health

EGDRC will host a 2023 World Diabetes Day event to bring awareness and discuss the implications for diabetes in Georgia, disparities such as access to care and more.


10AM - 12PM

Session 1: Review of endotypes and way forward

Session 2: Vision for endotypes

Speakers: Norbert Stefan, Miriam Udler, RM Anjana, Omar Yaxmehen Bello-ChavollaJohn Dennis, Ram Jagannathan

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10AM - 3PM

C.T. Martin Natatorium and Recreation Center, 3201 MLK Jr. Dr. SW, Atlanta 30311

Join us to bring awareness and solutions to help marginalized communities manage and prevent diabetes within metro Atlanta in collaboration with Morehouse School of Medicine (MSM) Prevention Research Center. Services/resources: Health & eye screening, yoga, Zumba, nutrition education, insurance reps, giveaways & more.

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Yoga Registration

Zumba Registration