There’s news. And then there’s news. The news that comes out of the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center can change lives. For people with diabetes and those who care for them, and about them. So it makes sense to stay on top of all the latest. Both the news the Center puts out through this site, and the frequent media coverage we get based on our important and exciting findings and the authoritative voices that speak for us.
Perhaps you know her role as Sylvia Buchman, the quintessential Jewish mother on the nineties sitcom Mad About You. And there was the classic British drama Edward and Mrs. Simpson, in which she played the Duchess of Windsor—and received a BAFTA best-actress nomination.
The Naomi Berrie Center Summer Fun Program was a huge hit for the 20 Berrie Center patients (ages 8 to 12) who had an opportunity to visit Chelsea Piers; be physically challenged at Brooklyn Zoo’s Ninja Warrior Training; groove to the beat of the Blue Man Group; take a ropes course at Alley Pond;
At the American Diabetes Association 77th Scientific Sessions, Domenico Accili, MD, the Russell Berrie Foundation Professor of Diabetes, was awarded the Banting Medal, the Association’s top honor that recognizes long-term contributions to the understanding, treatment and prevention of
Congratulations to Berrie Center Co-Director Rudolph Leibel, MD, who was recently recognized by Columbia University Medical Center as a 2017 Mentor of the Year for his outstanding guidance and support of students, fellows and faculty.
For nearly two decades, New York families of children with diabetes were often met with resistance when attempting to advise their child’s school nurse about insulin dose adjustments during the school day.
“If Clark Kent decided to retire, you wouldn’t just hire one person to replace him,” said the affable James Pring, who recently joined the staff of the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center to take over some of the responsibilities left behind by recent retiree Patricia Kringas.