User Janis

Member for: 10 months (since Jan 30)
Type: Approved user
First Name: Janis
Last Name: Senungetuk
Tell us about you (Short, optional bio): I was dx. w T1 as an 8 year old in 1955. I've always been very interested in volunteering for medical research, but haven't really done that much. I'm a Joslin Medalist and have donated my body for their research studies. Up until about 3 years ago I had very little contact with other adults living with diabetes.Then I discovered the online diabetes community and a new world opened up. I won a scholarship to attend the first Diabetes UnConference in Las Vegas and suddenly gained 90 friends. It was really a life changing experience that I highly recommend.
About me: live in Madison, WI w my spouse of 34 yrs, 1 adult daughter + 3 teen grandchildren in Evanston, IL, I'm a visual artist/fine art photographer [www.creativevision.com], very much an advocate for social justice, single payer healthcare and patient rights. If you're interested iin learning more, just ask.

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Score: 1,270 points (ranked #13)
Questions: 2 (2 with best answer chosen)
Answers: 14
Comments: 0
Voted on: 5 posts, 27 replies
Gave out: 32 up votes, 0 down votes
Received: 10 up votes, 0 down votes

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Hi Janis,

Welcome to DiabetesSistersVoices!  It's great to have you here.

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I look forward to connecting with you here.
~ Karen
Jan 31 by KarenG
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