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Diabetes Walk – Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi
November 4, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm$25
The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy, along with pharmacy student organization Prescription for Service, will kick off National Diabetes Awareness Month with the Mississippi Walk for Diabetes, a fundraiser for the Diabetes Foundation of Mississippi, on Sunday, Nov. 4.
Registration will begin at 1 p.m. by the Lyceum with team pictures taking place at 1:10 p.m. Family-friendly competitions and a short program will begin around 1:30 p.m. before the ribbon cutting and walk begin at 2 p.m. Two routes on the Ole Miss campus will be available, with one- and two-mile options.
The 2018 Oxford Walk for Diabetes will be held in memory of the late Mart Chandler, an Oxford endocrinologist who cared for many diabetes patients around the community, as well as in memory of Anne Marie Liles, who was the pharmacy school’s director of experiential affairs and clinical associate professor of pharmacy practice.
If you would like to walk with our SOP team, please arrive no later than 1:15pm at the Lyceum Loop.