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Improving the Healthcare Transition in Diabetes

Published: Mar 27th, 2014

A recent literature search reveals the need for more engagement to help diabetes patients navigate their way from a pediatric to adult healthcare setting, according to UF Health researchers.

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Researchers seeking to connect type 1 diabetes and cleanliness

Published: Feb 5th, 2014

Research suggests there may be a connection between less hygienic conditions in childhood and lower rates of type 1 diabetes. Is Finland’s population the key to unlocking this mystery? Read the latest in a recent article from the Washington Post.


UF Health Diabetes Faculty present at IDS 2013

Published: Dec 1st, 2013

Four distinguished UF Health diabetes experts will be heading ‘Down Under’ to Australia during the first week of December to highlight Type 1 diabetes (T1D) research work at the 13th International Congress of the Immunology Diabetes Society (IDS) in Lorne, Australia.


The T1D Exchange Clinic Registry Experience

Published: Aug 27th, 2013

In a new study co-authored by UF Diabetes Faculty, researchers noted markedly different diabetes self-management techniques between children with excellent glycemic control and their poor-glycemic counterparts. This knowledge, made possible by the T1D Exchange Network, may help improve glycemic control among current and future type 1 diabetes patients.

June 7, 2012

Published: Jun 27th, 2012

UF Researchers Present Findings at American Diabetes Association Meeting The American Diabetes Association’s 72nd Annual Scientific Sessions will commence tomorrow, June 8, 2012, in Philadelphia, PA. The following is a comprehensive […]

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Patient Profile: Meet Sydney Thomas

Published: Jun 20th, 2012

The UF Diabetes Center of Excellence gives parents a crash course on taking care of a child with diabetes with doctors keeping close tabs on their patients between appointments. Meet one of our special patients, Sydney Thomas, and learn about the ways the DCOE can assist you.

UF Abstracts at the ADA’s 72nd Scientific Sessions

UF Abstracts at the ADA’s 72nd Scientific Sessions

Published: May 5th, 2012

Mark your calendars now for the 72nd Scientific Sessions, June 8-12, 2012. The meeting will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. If you are involved in diabetes research or the delivery of diabetes care and services–don’t miss this chance to join your colleagues at the world’s largest and most prestigious diabetes meeting.


Dr. Schatz featured in TrialNet Video

Published: Apr 23rd, 2012

UF Type 1 Diabetes Researcher and JDRF Research Summit presenter Dr. Desmond Schatz discusses the importance of screening.

March 14, 2012

Published: Apr 9th, 2012

Diabetes Advocates in Washington this Week American Diabetes Association advocates from across the country have gathered in Washington, DC, this week to talk with their elected officials about stopping the diabetes […]

February 29, 2012

Published: Mar 19th, 2012

Diabetes TrialNet Screening Events Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet is a group of studies looking at the prevention and early treatment of type 1 diabetes. You can learn more about the importance […]