CELEBRATE THE WICHITA SHOT HEARD ‘ROUND THE WORLD!
Dec. 19th – 2-3 p.m.
A free ZOOM event to mark 40 years since Dr. Richard Guthrie delivered the world’s first human insulin injection.
- How One Injection Changed Diabetes – by Mike Mason, President of Diabetes at Eli Lilly & Co.
- The Inside Story – shared memories from several patient participants of the 1980 human insulin trials
- Insulin According to Dr. Guthrie – Belinda Childs, APRN, BC-ADM, CDE and Debbie Hinnen, APN, BC-ADM, CDE, FAAN, FAADE share Dr. Guthrie’s historic thoughts on medicines and glucose control.
- Post-Presentations Social Half-Hour Visit with people living well with diabetes. (Feel free to make yourself a bowl of Peanuts & Raisins or Smoogies!)
Highlights from Live Well With Diabetes 2019
Mayor Longwell, Lauren Salko, and Bob Hamrick honored our Heroes with Diabetes.
Debbie Hinnen, APRN, BC-ADM, CDE talked about Taking Control of Your Diabetes. Debbie is a well-known diabetes care and education provider who now lives and practices in Colorado Springs.