Next week I'll be hosting Grand Rounds here at DiabetesMine. That's the weekly roundup of happenings in the medical and health blogosphere, now organized by Dr. Val and team over at GetBetterHealth.

As it happens, next Tuesday April 21 is my birthday (how did I get hoodwinked into this gr-invitetiming?)  So the theme was obvious: I'm favoring any and all posts having to do with birthdays and special occasions -- or anything that smacks of serendipity, perks, or gifts related to the work you all do.

Please send your submissions to this email address: info AT diabetesmine dot com. Put "Grand Rounds Submission" in your email title and please use the usual format for the body of your email:

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News nuggets from around the diabetes community

American Diabetes Association Names New CEO
Non-profit leader Kevin L. Hagan named as new chief exec of national diabetes org after six-month search.
FDA Approves New Basal Insulin
Sanofi's Troujeo has 'flatter profile' of action that helps to avoid lows.
Daytona Win for Racecar Driver with Diabetes!
Type 1 driver Ryan Reed wins first NASCAR series race at Daytona on Feb. 21.

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RSVP by 11pm Pacific on Sunday, April 19. See you there!


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