Events

Upcoming Events

*Dates subject to change without notice

Aug 2015

  • Aug 2-8
    ADA Teen Adventure Camp (YMCA Camp Duncan, Ingleside, IL) – Overnight Camp, Ages 14-18)
  • Aug 10-14
    ADA Camp Can-Do (Palos Park Recreation Center, Palos Park, IL) – Day Camp, Ages 4-9

Sept 2015

  • Sept 17
    JDRF One Walk (Merrillville, IN)
    Walk with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) to turn type one into type none! All money raised from the walk supports promising, life-changing type one diabetes research, such as the Type One Diabetes TrialNet and Pathway to Prevention studies here at Kovler! To register for the walk, click here.

October 2015

  • Oct 4
    2015 Comer RBC Race for the Kids (University of Chicago, Chicago, IL)
    Save the date for this fun, family friendly walk. Contributions from the Comer RBC Race for the Kids fund research by some of the most talented physicians in the country, including at the Kovler Diabetes Center. To learn more and see photos from last year, click here.

  • Oct 4
    JDRF One Walk (Montrose Harbor, Chicago, IL)
    Walk with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) to turn type one into type none! All money raised from the walk supports promising, life-changing type one diabetes research, such as the Type One Diabetes TrialNet and Pathway to Prevention studies here at Kovler! To register for the walk, click here.
  • Oct 4
    JDRF One Walk (Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hill, IL)
    Walk with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) to turn type one into type none! All money raised from the walk supports promising, life-changing type one diabetes research, such as the Type One Diabetes TrialNet and Pathway to Prevention studies here at Kovler! To register for the walk, click here.

November 2015

  • 9th Annual Living Well With Diabetes (Date and location TBD)
    Join us during National Diabetes Awareness Month for this beloved annual event. Stay tuned for more information!
  • 5th Annual Kovler for Kids (Date and location TBD)
    Kovler for Kids is turning 5! Stay tuned for details of our special annual educational event for kids.
  • Nov 14
    World Diabetes Day
    How will you mark the day? For more information and to browse events being held around the world, click here

 

Ongoing Events and Programs

  • 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 chenault@uchicago.edu or call 773.702.2371.

 

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