Engage

Coalition activities are open to individuals and organizations that want to be part of a collaboration to prevent and reduce diabetes and its complications. We celebrate the advocacy and passion of our members with the Sally Joy Leadership Award.

2021 DPAC Membership Meeting

Our 2021 DPAC virtual annual meeting was held November 17, 2021. We discussed MDHHS updates, Diabetes Awareness Month, ADA and JDRF updates, and learned about food systems and their link to chronic disease, as well as new initiatives in type 2 diabetes management and quality improvement.

2021 DPAC Meeting Presentations

Previous DPAC Forums

Sally Joy Award

In 2012, the Coalition recognized Sally Joy for her advocacy and passion promoting diabetes and kidney disease programs to improve the lives of people living with diabetes.

In honor of Sally's leadership efforts, DPAC, along with the American Diabetes Association (ADA), annually recognizes a deserving partner with the Sally Joy Leadership Award.

Get Involved!

DPAC membership meeting DPAC, founded in 1977, is a partnership of individuals and organizations who actively work to inform, motivate and activate people in Michigan who have diabetes or work with people with diabetes.

Become part of a statewide effort to prevent diabetes and reduce diabetes prevalence and complications in Michigan. Be a change agent-locally and statewide.

How Do I Participate in DPAC?

Attend the DPAC Forum in the Lansing area. Join our email list and participate in diabetes activities in Michigan. For more information on meeting times, dates, and activities, please contact dpacmi@gmail.com.

Background Information

The following documents provide background on DPAC.