Our theme is DEDICATION…

 This year, we celebrate the Dedication of our physicians, researchers, patients, supporters, and friends.


Dean and Mei Yoost

 for their generous, passionate, and steadfast support

Thursday, April 20, 2023
5:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Newport Beach Country Club
1 Clubhouse Drive
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Heavy hors d’oeuvres l Wine & Beer l Fun Cocktail
Research Update l Silent Auction
Business Attire I Free self-parking

"Dedication is belief transitioned into action which is transformed to change."
-Byron Pulsifer

Tickets: $150/person

If you are unable to attend, please consider giving a tax deductible donation to the great research being done at the UCI Health Diabetes Center.

If you have any questions, please call Gail Schatz at 714-300-3948 or email her at glschatz@hs.uci.edu

Special Thanks


Ash Ateshkadi, PhD
Susan Bowman, PhD
David Brownstein
Anson Cain
David Chavez
Brad Cohen

Brian Gordon
Rick Keller
Greg Ko
Nelma Maddox, MBA
Suman Mookerji
Brian Novak, PhD

Ryan Smith
Adrienne Thomas
Qin Yang, MD, PhD, Director
Dean Yoost, Chair


Adrienne Thomas, Co-chair
Jo Jo Chavez, Co-chair
Allison Smith, Co-chair

Kristin Chavez
Sterling Clark
Freddie Greenfield
Eileen Hoffman

Nelma Maddox, MBA
Erin Scott
Brittany Thomas
Mei Yoost