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TrialNet’s T1D Heroes Academy

Introducing TrialNet’s T1D Heroes Academy —a global alliance of type 1 diabetes (T1D) superheroes beckoned to the front lines of scientific research to benefit all humanity. These mighty and courageous heroes rise against adversity to benefit the greater good by participating in TrialNet’s free risk screening program and clinical trials.

UFDI Seminar with Kathryn M. Ross, Ph.D.

Join the UF Diabetes Institute for a seminar on November 14th from 12:00-1:00 p.m. Kathryn M. Ross., Ph.D., M.P.H., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical & Health Psychology at the University of Florida. The seminar title is “Leveraging Technology to Improve Access to Behavioral Interventions for Obesity”.

TrialNet and T1Detect: Screening for Type 1 and Clinical Trials

Do you or your child have Type 1 Diabetes? Are you wondering if other members of your family, adults or children, may be at risk for developing T1D? Is there a way to screen for that? If they are at risk, is there anything that can be done to delay…

State of the Science

State of the Science is an interactive conversation with room for granular and lively debate focused on the most pressing issues in type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Our goal is to foster open science, interaction, and collaboration–all hallmarks of the(sugar)science mission. These virtual conversations will involve: 30 minute introduction – What’s…

Hungry parents may feed their kids more, UF study finds

Reposted from UF Office of Research, Written by Jill Pease “The hungrier parents are at mealtimes, a new study shows, the more they may feed their young children, which could have implications for childhood obesity…”…

The Medical Crisis Without A Headline

You and I need to turn up the heat. Together, we need to bring awareness of diabetes to the forefront of society. We need to kindle support for advocacy, education and research until our society takes note and takes action. We need to make sure that diabetes is highly visible,…

ADA’s Safe at School campaign making progress

In this video exclusive, Anastasia Albanese-O’Neill, PhD, ARNP, CDE, assistant professor in the College of Nursing at the University of Florida Health, discusses the American Diabetes Association’s Safe at School campaign that began in 2004 to ensure that all children with type 1 diabetes are medically safe at school.