Events

JDRF One Walk
10/02/2016 8:30 am - 3:30 pm JDRF One Walk Montrose Harbor, Chicago IL
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National Diabetes Prevention Program
10/12/2016 - 10/12/2017 All Day National Diabetes Prevention Program
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ADA 2016 Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes
10/15/2016 All Day ADA 2016 Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes Montrose Harbor, Chicago IL, Chicago IL
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2016 RBC Race for the Kids at Comer Children's
10/16/2016 9:00 am - 12:00 pm 2016 RBC Race for the Kids at Comer Children's University of Chicago, Chicago IL
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Celiac Education Day and Free Screening
10/22/2016 12:00 am Celiac Education Day and Free Screening University of Chicago – Mitchell Hospital, Chicago
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ADA Caregiver Program: Diabetes 101
11/05/2016 9:00 am - 3:00 pm ADA Caregiver Program: Diabetes 101 ADA Caregiver Program, Chicago IL
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The 5th Annual Diabetes Cook Off
11/12/2016 All Day The 5th Annual Diabetes Cook Off Washburn Culinary Institute, Chicago IL
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JDRF Illinois One Dream Gala
12/10/2016 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm JDRF Illinois One Dream Gala Arie Crown Theater, Chicago IL
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ADA Diabetes EXPO
04/08/2017 10:00 am - 4:00 pm ADA Diabetes EXPO McCormick Place, Chicago
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Ongoing Events:

  • Community Fitness Program (Museum of Science and Industry) Join the University of Chicago Urban Health Initiative for this free fitness program!  In existence more than 21 years at the Museum of Science and Industry, this program is designed to encourage healthy fitness habits and to help seniors integrate a regular exercise program into their health routines. For more information about the program and the weekly schedule, please visit http://www.uchospitals.edu/pdf/uch_011250.pdf
 
  • Community Health Focus Hour (Weekly on WVON Radio) The Community Health Focus Hour is a weekly WVON radio broadcast series that focuses on specific health topics that impact the community. The series is led by University of Chicago Medicine faculty and features guests from the community. Listeners have the opportunity to call-in and ask questions of guests and also  participate in the program on social media. To listen to previous episodes, visit https://soundcloud.com/niversityofhicagosommunityealthocusour
 
  • Shop Right, Save-a-lot, and Be Healthy Grocery Store Tours If you are trying to eat right, especially with diabetes, you know it’s key to shop right. Join in on the tour and learn how to make quick, healthy, and affordable food choices the next time you grocery shop for you and your family! You must register in advance for this FREE program brought to you by the South Side Diabetes Project at the University of Chicago. See more for dates and locations
 
  • 61st Street Farmer’s Market Tours (Chicago, IL) A friendly and informative tour of the 61st Street Farmer’s Market. Learn tips on building a balanced meal with the fresh produce available at the 61st Street Farmer’s Market. We’ll tour the vendor booths with fresh fruits, vegetables, eggs, meats, dairy, and more. Our health educators will teach you how to portion meals on your plate, and set goals to help you and your family make healthy choices. Tours begin at the South SIde Diabetes table. Tours fill up fast so registering in advance is recommended: 773-702-2939. See more for dates and details
 
  • Kovler Diabetes Center’s Weekly Diabetes Education Classes (Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine, Chicago, IL) Every Thursday, join us for weekly diabetes education classes for type 2 patients at the University of Chicago. There will be two sessions offered as part of the curriculum–we encourage you to attend both session 1 and 2! For questions on how to enroll please email diabetes@uchospitals.edu or call 773.702.2371.