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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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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.

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2013 NYC Diabetes Research Panel

An Update On Science at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center

“The reason I go to work in the morning is to cure diabetes,” Domenico Accili, MD, told an audience of 200 guests who attended the Berrie Center’s Diabetes Research Panel at the University Club in New York City on the evening of April 29. Dr.

Airport Scanners and Insulin Pumps

A Cautionary Report

If you are planning to fly and you have an insulin pump, you may want to consider the case of a New York City man who has had type 1 diabetes for over 40 years. He loves to travel, and his diabetes has never stopped him, especially now that he’s retired and plans to see the world. But recently, on a trip overseas, something unusual happened to him even before the flight took off.

“Kids With Diabetes Are Healthy Kids”

Says Barney Softness, MD, Berrie Center Pediatric Endocrinologist

He is a beloved member of the pediatric endocrinology team at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center as well as a practicing and popular general pediatrician.

Columbia University NYC Diabetes Research Panel

An Evening of Science, Discovery and Hope for People With Diabetes

On April 29, the Co-Directors of Columbia University’s Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center will moderate the second in a series of panel discussions featuring some of the leading minds in the burgeoning fields of type 1 and type 2 diabetes research at Columbia University.

Mary Pat Gallagher, MD:

Taking Care of Children with Diabetes

“I always liked endocrinology,” said Mary Pat Gallagher, MD, a pediatric endocrinologist at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center. “I enjoy the way it stimulates the thought process. It’s like putting together the pieces of a puzzle.”  Dr.