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Diabetes Care

Living with diabetes takes work. It impacts the choices you make every day.

That's why our Diabetes Education and Management Program offers a complete approach to diabetes care. This includes education about your disease, but also personal support from Certified Diabetes Educators (CDE). Registered nurses and dietitians, CDEs can teach you how to thrive.

Types of Diabetes

What you need to do to care of yourself depends on the type of diabetes you have. Learn about the challenges of:

Find out how to self-manage your diabetes and prevent longterm complications through:

    Artificial Pancreas for Type 1

    UVA researchers have combined the use of an insulin pump and smartphone technology to create an artificial pancreas. Learn how the artificial pancreas works.

      Diabetes Type 1 Clinical Trials

      Are you a type 1 diabetic with hypoglycemic unawareness?

      The Division of Transplant Surgery seeks adults ages 18 and above with type 1 diabetes for a research study. The purpose of the study is to…

      Children 6 – 13 with Type 1 Diabetes needed for AP Study

      The Center for Diabetes Technology seeks children ages 6 - 13 with Type 1 Diabetes (T1DM) for a research
      study. The purpose of the study is…

      Adults 18 - 65 with Type 1 Diabetes needed for exercise study

      The Center for Diabetes Technology seeks adults ages 18 - 65 with Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus for a research study. The purpose of the study is to…

      Adults 18 – 65 years with and without Type 1 diabetes are invited to be in a research study

      The purpose of the study is to find out how the body processes an important hormone called glucagon that helps to regulate blood sugar levels…

      CloudConnect: Testing a Diabetes Self-Management Tool

      The Center for Diabetes Technology seeks adolescents ages 12-17 with Type 1 Diabetes for a research study. The purpose of the study is to develop…

      Adults 18 – 65 years with and without Type 1 diabetes are invited to be in a research study.

      The Division of Endocrinology seeks adults ages 18 – 65 years with type 1 diabetes for a research study. Healthy non diabetic participants are…

      Diabetes Type 2 Clinical Trials

      Diabetes Type 2 Men and Women, 21 to 60 years of age needed for research study.

      UVA Health System, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Endocrinology is conducting a clinical research study. We want to learn more…

      Research Study for adults with and without Type 2 Diabetes

      The Division of Endocrinology is seeking men and women, ages 30-75, with and without type 2 diabetes to study how sugar is used by the body after…