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The University of Florida Diabetes Institute

Published: Oct 8th, 2014

Together, UF is moving forward as a national leader in diabetes research, education, and patient care. Learn about the new developments that will strengthen ties between diabetes researchers across disciplines.

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2014 Diabetes Care Conference — UF Health Jacksonville

Published: Oct 4th, 2014


On the rise

Published: Sep 26th, 2014

The University of Florida received nearly $20 million in federal funding for diabetes research in 2013. Learn about other accomplishments in the UF College of Medicine that are paving a path to preeminance in the latest edition of Florida Physician magazine – now available for download in the iTunes app store.


The Patients We Serve

Published: Sep 26th, 2014

Each year, nearly 10,000 patient visits occur through UF Health diabetes clinics. Providing access to a comprehensive clinical care team is our top priority. UF Health board-certified diabetes clinicians and educators work together to offer some of the most advanced diabetes-related technologies and resources available.


Diabetes and Dental Care

Published: Sep 12th, 2014

Dental hygiene is a cornerstone of diabetes management. Research faculty at the University of Florida are moving advancements in patient care forward through understanding of the important connections between diabetes and oral health.


UF/IFAS Extension leads new diabetes outreach

Published: Sep 4th, 2014

Residents in Marion, Putnam, and Suwannee counties can now take advantage of a new education series offered by UF/IFAS extension offices to help control and prevent the growing burden of diabetes and prediabetes throughout the state.


Bus Stop: New Routes for Improving Health

Published: Aug 28th, 2014

Planning for communities where children can walk or bike to school could improve health and save money, according to University of Florida urban and regional planning Professor, Ruth Steiner, PhD, director of the Center for Health and the Built Environment,


Corey Brewer Hosts 5th Annual Basketball Camp

Published: Aug 20th, 2014

Former Gator and NBA player Corey Brewer was in Gainesville to host his fifth annual Back 2 Back Youth Basketball Camp to benefit the Corey Brewer Fight Diabetes Fund at UF Health. “Each year, it gets better and better,” he said.


UF Researchers Named Among Top 10 Experts

Published: Jun 30th, 2014

UF Diabetes Institute co-directors Mark Atkinson, PhD and Desmond Schatz, MD, were recognized for their preeminent contributions in research and treatment of Type 1 diabetes mellitus. Learn more about this outstanding achievement.


Top-Rated Pediatric Diabetes Program

Published: Jun 11th, 2014

U.S. News ranked the UF Health Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology Program first among seven-leading pediatric specialties at UF Health for the 2014-2015 year. The Program earned the highest ratings among pediatric diabetes and endocrinology programs in Florida, and 14th nationally.