On April 15th, 2018 the DREAM research theme was honored to receive the 2018 Frederick G. Banting Award from Diabetes Canada. This award recognized our research group as significantly contributing to the prevention of diabetes and chronic disease in Canada, and improving the quality of life of individuals affected by diabetes nationwide.
The book launch for Diagnosing the Legacy: The Discovery, Research, and Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes in Indigenous Youth will be taking place on Wednesday May 2nd at 7pm at McNally Robinson (Grant Park Atrium). Diagnosing the Legacy is the story of communities, researchers, and doctors. Through dozens of interviews, Larry Krotz shows the impact of the disease on the lives of individuals and families as well as the challenges caregivers faced diagnosing and then responding to