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Name: Terry Becker
Date registered: January 14, 2012
URL: http://wickedmagpie.com

Latest posts

  1. The Past 200 Years in Diabetes — October 19, 2012
  2. Kovler announces InTransit teen advisory panel — July 23, 2012
  3. Rochelle Naylor, MD, will join the University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center — July 23, 2012
  4. Now offering continuing of medical education — July 23, 2012
  5. Matt Brady, Research Feature — July 23, 2012

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Oct
19

The Past 200 Years in Diabetes

Kenneth S. Polonsky, M.D., from the Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, wrote an interesting article to coincide with The New England Journal of Medicine’s 200 year anniversary on the past 200 years in diabetes. CLICK HERE TO READ

Jul
23

Kovler announces InTransit teen advisory panel

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Kovler is proud to announce the creation of its InTransit teen advisory panel. On Wednesday, June 13, a group of 7 Kovler teens in grades 7 through 12 met at the Kovler Diabetes Center for an evening of brainstorming, chatting, and connecting with other Kovler teens, their families, friends, and Kovler professionals. Peggy Hasenauer, MS, …

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Jul
23

Rochelle Naylor, MD, will join the University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center

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Rochelle Naylor, MD, joined the Kovler Diabetes Center’s world-class faculty as a pediatric endocrinologist in July 2012.  Dr. Naylor completed her pediatric residency training, including a year as chief resident, at the University of Chicago Medical Center beginning in 2005.  Most recently Dr. Naylor was a pediatric endocrinology fellow at the University of Chicago Medical …

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Jul
23

Now offering continuing of medical education

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This October, the University of Chicago will offer world-class continuing medical education linking diabetes, hypertension, strokes and lipid management. The Midwest Medical Forum will take place at the McCormick Place Convention Center (West), 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, Illinois Oct. 26-28. The three day conference will bring together some of the best and brightest …

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Jul
23

Matt Brady, Research Feature

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Matt Brady, PhD received his undergraduate and graduate degrees from University of Chicago.  After receiving his PhD in 1994, Brady moved to Ann Arbor, Michigan working for Park Davis. In 2001 Dr. Brady returned to University of Chicago and joined the Section of Adult and Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism as a faculty member, pursuing …

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Jul
23

Jay Franke, brings dance to Chicago

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Jay Franke, an accomplished professional dancer, now brings the gift of dance to the entire Chicago community in his current role as Co-Artistic Director of Chicago Dancing Festival.  A native of Oklahoma, Franke graduated from the Julliard School and has danced with highly regarded dance companies such as the Twyla Tharp Dance Company (NYC), The …

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Mar
20

Diabetes Alert Day 2012

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March 27th is Diabetes Alert Day 2012 The University of Chicago Kovler Diabetes Center will have tables set up throughout The University of Chicago Medical Center with information about diabetes risk factors, prevention and news on developments in diabetes care. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE DIABETES RISK TEST What is American Diabetes Association Alert Day? …

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Jan
16

Dr. Louis Philipson – One of America’s Best Doctors

Physicians at the University of Chicago Medical Center once again are being honored among the best of the best in a ranking by Chicago magazine. The January 2012 issue honors 87 physicians at the University of Chicago Medical Center and at Comer Children’s Hospital at the University of Chicago. In addition to their clinical expertise …

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Nov
23

A Fulfilling Summer for Kovler’s Certified Diabetes Educator

It’s been a busy, but fulfilling summer for me.  In addition to meeting with and coaching my patients every week, I’ve been fortunate enough to attend some key conferences for diabetes educators such as myself.  Last June, I went to the American Diabetes Association’s Scientific Sessions in San Diego, which was rich in valuable research and clinical …

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Oct
21

The Kovler Diabetes Center is Connecting with our Communities

The Kovler Diabetes Center and its staff have supported several community events over the last few weeks, including the Comer Kids’ Classic, the Ron Santo ‘Walk to Cure Diabetes’ for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) and the Rock, Paper, Scissors Tournament, which raised funds for this weekend’s ‘Step Out: Walk to STOP Diabetes’ event for the American Diabetes Association (ADA).  …

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