Together, UF researchers are making significant progress in the understanding of Type 1 diabetes. Our faculty are at the center of developing innovative new treatment option to advance outcomes for patients with the disease. Learn more.
UF is national leader in pediatric diabetes research and care. With your generosity, we will be able to continue advancing children’s medical research and growing our facilities. Be part of finding the cure today.
To support the next generation of researchers in pediatric diabetes at the UF College of Medicine through medical fellowship mentoring and training.
Funds will support research in diabetes-induced kidney failure.
The William G. Lassiter and Aneice R. Lassiter Pediatric Diabetes Research Fund was established as an endowment in 2007 to support diabetes research at the UF College of Medicine. At the request of the family, memorial contributions to this fund will be divided equally between pediatric and adult diabetes research.