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TrialNet ATG-GCSF New Onset Study

UF researchers are testing a combination therapy for people with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes

Dr. Desmond Schatz

UF Health diabetes expert elected president of American Diabetes Association

Desmond Schatz, M.D., medical director of the UF Health Diabetes Center of Excellence elected new president of the American Diabetes Association.

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A Family Perspective- Oral Insulin Prevention Study

TrialNet is now testing oral insulin to see if it can help to delay or prevent type 1 diabetes. Learn more about how family members can get involved and reasons to participate in the hopes of finding a cure.

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Type 1 Diabetes Research Update


Thank you to those who attended the educational and networking event for families, faculty, advocates and clinicians in the T1D  community on November 10th.

We plan to host these events regularly and would appreciate hearing your comments and questions.

Watch Dr. Haller's presentation  - From Monday Nov. 10th at 6:30 pm


TrialNet Screening at
Sugar HI Run
Greenway Park, Ocala, FL
Benefiting Florida Diabetes Camp
April 18th

On April 18th, the TrialNet team from UF will be testing eligible relatives of people with type 1 diabetes at the upcoming Sugar HI Run in Ocala, FL.

This simple blood draw identifies relatives with autoantibodies and allows them an opportunity to participate in a type 1 diabetes prevention trial or ongoing close monitoring.

Anyone between the ages of 1 and 45 with a sibling, child, or parent with type 1 diabetes or anyone between the ages of 1 and 20 with a cousin, niece/nephew, aunt/uncle, grandparent, or half sibling with type 1 diabetes may get tested at no charge.

The 2nd Annual Sugar HI Run will be held on April 18th, 2015 at Greenway Park,  Baseline Road Trailhead in Ocala. There will be a Disney Dash for the younger runners, a 10K run, along with the 5K walk/run this year!

Florida Camp for Children and Youth with Diabetes is celebrating their 25th year at Camp Winona and over 40 years of service to !

For more information go to www.sugarhirun.weebly.com  or contact the TrialNet at UF team  at 352-294-5762

 

 

About TrialNet

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

Upcoming Screening Events Call 877-343-2377 for more information

May30

JDRF Tallahassee OneWalk

From 8:00am until 1:00pm

May31

Camp Kudzu- Georgia

From 8:00am until 1:00pm