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Insights into Medical Research:

Why it is Important and Where it is Going

Dr. C.C. King, Founder, Board Chair, and President

Diabetes Research Connection

Monday, May 23, 2022

6:00pm – Wine & Cheese Reception

6:30pm – Presentation


Del Mar Civic Center

1050 Camino Del Mar

Del Mar, CA 92014


Dr. C.C. King

Dr. C.C. King is a founder, Board Chair, and President of the Diabetes Research Connection (DRC), a local 501(c)3 that connects donors with early-career scientists enabling them to perform peer-reviewed, novel research designed to prevent and cure Type 1 diabetes. For the past 3 years, Dr. King has led the Molecular Assemblies Group at the Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research (NIBR-San Diego). Prior to that, C.C. was a faculty member in the Department of Pediatrics at UCSD, where he studied stem cell replacement therapies for Type 1 diabetes.

Dr. King earned a BS in Chemistry from Millsaps College, a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Tennessee, Memphis, and did his postdoctoral training at The Scripps Research Institute and UCSD.

Advance proof of full Covid-19 vaccination will be required for this event.

If you have already submitted this proof for a prior DMF event, you do not need to submit it again.

To submit proof of vaccination (deadline: 1:00pm on Thursday, 5-19-2022): Send an image of your vax record to: info@delmarfoundation.org. If you were vaccinated in California, you can use the following site to generate a digital copy of your vaccination record for this purpose: myvaccinerecord.cdph.ca.gov.

Masks inside Town Hall are optional, but recommended.


May 23
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Del Mar Civic Center
1050 Camino del Mar
Del Mar, CA 92014 United States
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