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Doing Battle with Diabetes

"UF works to unlock causes and cures so kids like Matt Danner won’t be sidelined by their disease." Florida Magazine recently featured an article highlighting the UF Diabetes Center researchers, physicians, and a special patient, Matt Danner.

Q&A on Childhood Diabetes

Dr. Janet Silverstein, a diabetes expert at the UF College of Medicine, is a powerful advocate for change in the war against childhood diabetes. She has a compelling reason: if type 1 diabetes continues to spread at its current rate, one in three Americans born today will get this incurable disease.

Walk to Stop Diabetes – Gators Step Out

We are walking and raising funds for the American Diabetes Association's signature fundraising walk, Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes. Join our Gator team or donate to the cause. The walk is November 12th in Jacksonville, FL.

Keeping Kids with Diabetes Safe at School

Get all the latest information on keeping your child with diabetes safe at school. View the American Diabetes Association's recorded webinar presentation, focusing on challenges facing students with diabetes, Federal and State laws, developing a 504 plan and strategies to overcome challenges, and much more!

Florida Diabetes Camp Weekend Event

Florida Diabetes Camp is hosting weekend events for families in October (in Tampa) and for Grades K-5 in November (in Lake Worth). Sign Up Today!

Research Study: Stress and Type 2 Diabetes

As part of a research study, researchers at the University of South Florida are offering adults with type 2 diabetes a free online program that will teach you ways that may help to manage your stress and improve your mood.

Title Town Type 1 Online Support Group

If you live in Gainesville or the surrounding areas and have type 1 diabetes, are the parent, spouse, or loved one of a person with type 1 diabetes, consider joining the Title Town Type 1 Online Support Group.

Funding Opportunities

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation has announced its FY2012 application deadlines for Innovative and Training Grants, including post doctoral fellowships and career development awards.