Diabetes North Carolina

Diabetes North Carolina

2015 Launch of State Diabetes Guide Featured Keynote by David "Skywalker" Thompson, Wolfpack Basketball Icon

North Carolina's Guide to Diabetes Prevention and Management

(left to right) Diabetes Advisory Council Chair Ronny Bell, Basketball Hall of Famer David "Skywalker" Thompson, Diabetes Advisory Council Vice-Chair Jan Nicollerat, Diabetes Advisory Council Coordinator April Reese

Dr. Susan Spratt, Assistant Professor of Medicine and Assistant Professor of Community and Family Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, addresses members and guests of the Diabetes Advisory Council December 4 State Diabetes Guide launch event.

DHHS Deputy Secretary of Health Services Dr. Randall Williams, left, and Basketball Hall of Famer David "Skywalker" Thompson wait to address members and guests of the Diabetes Advisory Council.

Basketball Hall of Famer David Thompson addresses Diabetes Advisory Council members and guests as he explains why diabetes prevention and management is important to his family.

Diabetes Advisory Council members and guests wait for Basketball Hall of Famer David "Skywalker" Thompson autograph their copies of the State Diabetes Guide near the close of the December 4 launch event.

As Durham County Health Director Gayle Harris, far left, looks on, David "Skywalker" Thompson, left, DHHS Deputy Secretary of Health Services Dr. Randall Williams, center, pose for a photos with Care Manager/Nurse Manager Yvonne Garton , right, after the the December 4 State Diabetes Guide launch event.