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About Us

We are proud of the scientific and policy impact of our research, as well as the commitment of our members to lead and collaborate at local and national levels to advance diabetes health equity and address social drivers of health."

Marshall Chin, MD, MPH, Chicago CDTR Co-Director

Ronald Ackermann, MD, MPH, Chicago CDTR Co-Director

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Founded on Collaboration

A collaboration between University of Chicago and Northwestern University, the center continues to engage new partners. Our focus on health equity and the elimination of disparities positions us for exciting partnerships with diverse demographic groups and organizations across Chicago and the country.

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Our Affiliates

Center for Diabetes & Metabolism

The Center for Diabetes and Metabolism (CDM) at Northwestern seeks to integrate clinical care, discovery, education and community-based prevention of diabetes, obesity and related conditions.
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Diabetes Research & Training Center

The University of Chicago Diabetes Research & Training Center (DRTC) supports cutting-edge basic and clinical research on the etiology of diabetes and its complications.
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