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.

The Spirit of Humanism Embedded into Berrie Center Says Founder and Philanthropist Angelica Berrie

In a speech she gave at a recent conference on Empathy and Compassion in Society, philanthropist Angelica Berrie, President of the Russ Berrie Foundation, said that the “spirit of humanism” was the guiding force behind the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center that she

1000 Schoolchildren on Long Island Jump Rope for the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center

This year, the 8th annual Munsey Park Elementary School jump-a-thon raised money for the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center—thanks to two dedicated mothers (Sandra Tauckus and Debbie Colalillo)

Artist Rachel Feinstein’s Redesign of a Classic Fendi Handbag Fetches Top Dollar for the Berrie Center in Unique Online Auction

“Fendi has somehow made diabetes look glamorous,” said the artist Rachel Feinstein at a recent, private party she hosted for the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center at the haute Italian label’s new flagship store on Madison Avenue.

Roxanne Dutia, 2014 Berrie Fellow, Wins Young Investigator Award For Research On Beta-Cell Function After Weight Loss Surgery

Congratulations to Roxanne Dutia, PhD, one of six recipients of the inaugural Samuel Bard Young Investigator Award, presented by Columbia University’s Department of Medicine based on an abstract of her research on beta-cell function after weight loss surgery.