The University of Florida Diabetes Institute serves as the umbrella organization under which diabetes education, research, prevention and treatment are coordinated at UF and the academic Health Science Center. More than UF 100 faculty members with the Institute are working to prevent, diagnose, and treat diabetes in the areas of genetics, endocrinology, epidemiology, patient and physician education, health outcomes and policy, behavioral science, rural medicine and more. The Institute is committed to advancing patient care and ultimately finding a cure through innovative treatment, education and pioneering research.
With some of the country’s leading specialists and researchers, the University of Florida Pediatric Endocrinology team is focused on bringing the latest research and most innovative treatments to patients.
Their mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.
Endocrinology, the Society’s oldest journal, has defined the science of endocrinology for most of the twentieth century.
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