Menu UF Health Home Menu
 

Feature Category Subscribe to RSS Feed

Concannon-(2)

Genetics breakthrough will boost diabetes research

Published: Mar 10th, 2015

UF genetics expert Patrick Concannon, Ph.D., is part of group that has homed in on the genes suspected in Type 1 diabetes. “It’s a game-changer,” he said.

Haller-Michael_2907_Kiewel

Combination therapy for diabetes

Published: Feb 18th, 2015

Results from a UF Health pilot study have led to a new national trial investigating a combination treatment for individuals newly diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes.

blue_medicine_525

Diabetes drug shows early promise as treatment for lupus

Published: Feb 17th, 2015

A new treatment that may reverse the effects of the most common type of lupus has shown promising results after undergoing early testing by a team of researchers at UF Health.

Meal

Education that matters

Published: Jan 5th, 2015

At UF Health, we believe the best person to guide your diabetes management is you. Newly diagnosed? Schedule an appointment for one-on-one care support from our certified diabetes educator team to help you achieve your goals. Call (352) 265-8548.

diabetes-center

Excellence in one place

Published: Dec 1st, 2014

At UF Health, we provide complete care for children and adults with diabetes. For our patients’ convenience, all of our services are under one roof. Learn about our approach to comprehensive patient care. New appointments | Call toll-free: (855) 483-3422.

Collage 4

Meet Our Team

Published: Dec 1st, 2014

The UF Diabetes Institute research team is one of the most comprehensive in the United States. Faculty from multiple colleges and disciplines are working together in this area which is rapidly changing our understanding of disease progression and treatment.

1st Place: Kelsey Kite

Looking back on Diabetes Awareness Month

Published: Nov 22nd, 2014

During the month of November, UF and UF Health celebrated Diabetes Awareness Month with events to help support patients and research at UF Health.

Thank you for going blue!

AMAD2

Stronger. Together.

Published: Nov 16th, 2014

The University of Florida and the American Diabetes Association are working together in efforts to improve the lives of all those impacted by diabetes and to pioneer strategies to prevent and reverse the disease. From innovative research to year-round advocacy, learn about the progress we are making as national leaders.

stabler-news

Nationally-recognized T1D biomedical engineer joins UF Diabetes Institute

Published: Oct 24th, 2014

Cherie Stabler, Ph.D., of the University of Florida College of Engineering, together with her team, were recently awarded a $4.9 million grant to engineer a microchip that will serve to house islets that produce beta cells. Her team hopes to use the microchips to improve the current amount of islets available to transplant into patients with diabetes, as well as screen pharmaceuticals and create beta cells from stem cells.

seminar

Community Wellness

Published: Oct 22nd, 2014

UF Health is committed to improving community health and creating an environment that supports education and research. Join us for an upcoming seminar to learn about new medications, potential complications, how to eat foods you like without guilt and how to manage diabetes your way. Register today.