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May 2018

Diabetes Dad Tom Karlya Gives You a Peek Inside the DRI

Join Diabetes Dad and Diabetes Research Institute Foundation Vice President Tom Karlya as he gives you a peek inside the labs. Hear from T1D scientist Dr. Chris Fraker about why he came to work at the Diabetes Research Institute. Learn about Tom's heartfelt promise to "fix" his daughter's diabetes. 


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D.A.D.’s Day Bucket Collections for Diabetes Cure Returns to NYC on Father’s Day weekend
June 12, 2018 -- Fitting of its name, the D.A.D.’s Day campaign (Dollars Against Diabetes) will kick off Father’s Day weekend on Friday, June 15, outside some popular New York City landmarks and busy Midtown area from 6 a.m. to 1:30 pm. This long-standing, fundraising initiative is a joint effort by the Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) Foundation and North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU)


5 Top Tips for Living Postively with Diabetes
May 2018 -- In February of 2018, family therapist Ilene Vinikoor marked her 50th year of living with type 1 diabetes. It hasn't been easy for her, but she always keeps a positive attitude. Here are a few tips from Ilene Vinikoor


Presenters at the DRI's first PreDiRe T1D Symposium to prevent type 1 diabetes and its recurrenceDiabetes Research Institute Hosts First PreDiRe T1D Symposium to Focus on Preventing Type 1 Diabetes and its Recurrence
April 20, 2018 -- More than 100 researchers, clinicians, parents, patients, and representatives of major diabetes organizations came together in Miami to develop a consensus on a solution that is safe, efficacious and affordable.




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DRI In the News

Immune System Poses Greatest Threat to Diabetes Cure
June 8, 2018 | Future of Personal Health

Miller School Faculty Council's Inaugural Awards Program Honors Teaching and Research Excellence
May 29, 2018 | UHealth

Produce & Shipping Industry Hits The Green For Diabetes Cure
May 25, 2018 | Perishable News

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