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.
When one family member lives with type 1 diabetes (T1D), inevitably it effects the entire family. Such is the case with 16-year-old Julia Sherr. Julia’s older brother, Matthew, was diagnosed with T1D at age six. With his diagnosis came many challenges, some good days and some not so good.
Pediatric endocrinologist Kristen Williams, MD, recently to spoke at a gathering of New York City school nurses on the topic of type 1 diabetes (T1D). From the history of the disease to the current delivery systems for insulin, Dr.
The Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center hosted a “Preceptorial in Diabetes”, sponsored by the Endocrine Fellows Foundation, (EFF) which offered seven fellows from around the country a front row view of the vigorous research and quality clinical programs at the Berrie Center.
Columbia University has presented the 2019 Naomi Berrie Award for Outstanding Achievement in Diabetes Research to Alvin C. Powers, MD, professor of medicine, molecular physiology, and biophysics at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and director of the Vanderbilt Diabetes Center. Dr.
Scarecrows and witches, black cats and clowns too all showed up for the Berrie Center’s much anticipated Halloween Party. In its 20th year, this year’s theme was the Berrie Center Fall Carnival and it truly was all fun and games.
Choosing your health insurance plan is a crucial decision because, as everyone knows, living with and treating diabetes is expensive. Here are some things to consider during the Open Enrollment Period.
Michael Zuccaro might be a highly intelligent scientist who is making his mark in the field of gene editing, but ask him to teach a group of 30, eight to twelve-year-olds with diabetes about the pancreas and that’s when he really shines.
The Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center at Columbia University Irving Medical Center has again received the prestigious American Diabetes Association (ADA) Education Recognition Certificate for a quality Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support Program (DSMES).