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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 — with both Berrie Center Direct news and In the Headlines, the frequent media coverage we get based on our important and exciting findings and the authoritative voices that speak for us.

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Berrie Center Direct

There’s always something going on here at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center. Promising research. Special events. Success stories from our patients and their families. Stop by often to see the latest.

Click on the links below to see what’s happening at the Berrie Center.

Dr. Domenico Accili

Domenico Accili, MD

April Diabetes Research Panelist

We have confirmed that the gut production of insulin, a discovery we originally made in mice, can also occur in people with diabetes—Domenico Accili

Patricia Garnica

Patricia Garnica, Inpatient Nurse Practitioner:

“I Was Meant To Be A Nurse”

Patricia Garnica has been a hospital nurse for over 25 years. When she came to New York City from Colombia, she already had a nursing degree from La Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogota. She didn’t speak a word of English when she got to the US and studied English after she arrived.

Rebecca Haeusler, PhD

April Diabetes Research Panelist

At 35, Rebecca Haeusler, PhD, is one of the youngest scientists at the Naomi Berrie Center to have her own laboratory. Her niche, or special area of study, is the link between cardiovascular disease (heart disease and stroke) and diabetes.

A New T1D Research Opportunity

Explores Severe Hypoglycemia in Older Adults

Do episodes of severe hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) occur more commonly in all older adults who have had type 1 diabetes (T1D) for many years? Finding answers to that question, as well as ways to prevent hypoglycemia in older adults with T1D, is the purpose of a new, national research study now being conducted at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center.