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University of Michigan supports the JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes!


JOIN OUR TEAM
for the
2013 Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation's
Ann Arbor-Dexter Walk to Cure Diabetes
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2013
Hudson Mills Metropark in Dexter


    • RECEIVE a Limited-Edition U-M WALK T-SHIRT
      with a minimum $25 donation
      (must be a registered walker)

      Those who can't join the Walk are invited toregister as a "virtual walker"!

      This t-shirt design is in keeping with the 2013 theme of "ROCK THE CURE."

      AND: There are a limited number of children's sizes. T-shirts may be picked up the day of the Walk. For those who can't walk but register as "virtual walkers," shirts will be distributed after the Walk.

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JOIN OR CREATE A U-M TEAM!

When you register, you can select whether to walk as an individual, join an existing UM Company Team, or form a new UM Company Team.


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Can't attend the walk? You can still:

  • Register as a "virtual walker"

  • Donate to any U-M team!

  • Dine at Max & Erma's-Ann Arbor with flyer on Sep. 26
    (and 20% goes to JDRF)

Please help us meet our goal to raise funds for research to cure, prevent, and treat type 1 diabetes.


Learn more about Type 1 Diabetes and U-M's research to end it!


2013 U-M JDRF Walk Physician Champions

 

Inas H. Thomas, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases

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"Please join us at the JDRF walk as we walk to raise money to find the cure for type 1 diabetes and, more importantly, to support our children and their families."

 

Massimo Pietropaolo, M.D.

Professor of Internal Medicine
Division of Adult Metabolism, Endocrinology
& Diabetes
Director, Laboratory of Immunogenetics

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"As a researcher and physician who studies the causes and potential new treatments for type 1 diabetes, I appreciate your support of the JDRF Walk. Your donations bring us that much closer to finding a cure."

 



Walk Details:


Sunday, September 29, 2013
Hudson Mills Metropark
8801 North Territorial Road
Dexter, MI

MAP & DIRECTIONS

(Enter off North Territorial Road. Volunteers will direct you to parking.)

8:30 a.m. - Check-in
9:30 a.m. - Walk begins (Rain or shine!)
11:30 a.m. - Closing ceremony

Walk route is 3.5 miles
Strollers, wagons, and dogs on a leash are welcome
(No bikes or rollerblades, please)

Enjoy morning refreshments, post-Walk snacks, entertainment,
children's activities, and a scenic stroll on paved, flat terrain featuring lagoons,
wildlife, and the Huron River.



For more information on the JDRF Walk

Contact any of the coordinators for the UM JDRF Walk Teams:
Perry Schechtman, pschecht@med.umich.edu
Janet Hall, hallb@med.umich.edu
Debbie Cicinelli-Timm, dcicinel@med.umich.edu
Amy Garber, amyg@med.umich.edu

or visit the JDRF ANN ARBOR-DEXTER WALK WEBSITE

DID YOU KNOW?      ?  ?  ?  ?

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation supports diabetes research at the University of Michigan by awarding U-M scientists with millions of dollars to study diabetes.

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