N.C. A&T Life Sciences faculty, as well as faculty interested in translational diabetes research, are encouraged to attend North Carolina’s Regional Diabetes Research Symposium, which will be hosted by N.C. A&T in Collaboration with Duke University, UNC-Chapel Hill and Wake Forest University. The event will take place at the Union Square Campus at 124 East Gate City Boulevard, convening researchers from across the translational spectrum who are interested in developing cross-institutional projects in diabetes, obesity and metabolism. The all-day event begins at 10am and will feature presentations, workshops, networking opportunities, information about pilot research award opportunities and the core research initiatives which are being led by this regional consortium. Lunch and attendance are free for faculty. Please contact Meriel Parker, MS, Director of Life Science Research at MParker2@ncat.edu. Please register for the event.