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.
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.
Move over Kathy Lee and Hoda and make room for the Pancreas Pals—two funny gals in their early 20s (“diabesties”) who turned their hectic lives with type 1 diabetes (T1D) into a humor-filled weekly podcast covering such timely topics as “Traveling with the Betes” and “Coping with the Commo