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BC Diabetes Research Network & Young & T1 - Steel Magnolias Theatre Night

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The Nest

1398 Cartwright Street

Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8

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T1D Research Works 2020 - a knowledge exchange event and live theatrical performance of Steel Magnolias on Granville Island

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Thursday, February 20 6 - 10 pm

Patients & researchers connect to share progress, insights and a night of live theatre.

"T1D Research Works 2020- Steel Magnolias" BC Diabetes Research Network and Young and T1 are hosting a special knowledge exchange event on Granville Island on February 20, 2020.

Following on the success of our 2019 event, we invite the community to come together for networking and a live stage performance related to living with T1D. The intent of the event is to connect and share research and insights from patients to accelerate research discoveries and enjoy a night of theatre on Granville Island. This special evening will start at the Granville Island Brewery at 6 pm for a networking reception (beverage and light appetizers will be provided) followed at 8 pm at the Nest Performance Space on Granville Island for a theatrical performance of “Steel Magnolias” by Boone Dog Productions.

NETWORKING RECEPTION

6:00-7:30 PM

@ Granville Island Brewery

1441 Cartwright St Vancouver, BC V6H 3R7

THEATRICAL PERFORMANCE

8:00-10:00 PM

@The Nest Performance Space on Granville Island

1398 Cartwright Street Vancouver, BC V6H 3R8

Note: A limited number of tickets are available to members of the Young & Type 1 community and UBC academic trainees and researchers. Attendees must register for tickets through Eventbrite. No tickets will be available at the door. Registration closes February 17, 2020. Attendees must be over 19 to participate.

A special talk-back evening is being hosted by the cast of Steel Magnolias featuring Dr. Bruce Verchere, Ramya Hosak and other prominent Vancouverites touched by or focused on living with Type 1 Diabetes. This event is scheduled for Friday, February 28.

For those not in the T1D or academic community tickets are available to the February 28th show through steelmagnoliasvancouver.com

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