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World Diabetes Day at UF

Join us in celebration of World Diabetes Day on the UF campus on 11/14! Click to learn about our scheduled events.

Atkinson awarded for groundbreaking research

The UFDI director was awarded the 2019 Jacobæus Prize, one of the top international honors in the field of endocrinology & metabolism, for contributions to groundbreaking T1D research.

Call for Abstracts

We are now accepting abstracts for our World Diabetes Day Poster Session on Nov. 14th from 9:30-11:00 am in the HPNP Reception Hall.

Diabetes Forecast People to Know 2019

Ashby Walker, Ph.D., director for health equity initiatives at the UF Diabetes Institute, was named as one of Diabetes Forecast Magazine's People to Know 2019! Dr. Walker was recognized for the Directed Research in Type 1 Diabetes class she developed for University of Florida students who have a personal connection to type 1 diabetes.

UF Health pediatrics diabetes and endocrinology nationally ranked at No. 19

University of Florida Health Shands Children’s Hospital has been nationally ranked in five medical specialties, making significant gains in three areas — pediatric cancer, cardiology and heart surgery, and diabetes/endocrinology, according to the 2019-20 Best Children’s Hospitals rankings released today by U.S. News & World Report.

Type 1 Diabetes Family Day at Depot Park on 3/24

You are invited to come out and have a family day filled with fun and activities. There will be games, pop corn, snow cones, and a balloon artist. Families with children ages 1-5 years old with T1D, come at 1:00-2:00 pm to meet with diabetes educators. Please RSVP to…