Monika M. Safford, M.D., helped shape the new Web tool for the National Diabetes Education Program, “Promoting Medication Adherence in Diabetes.”
Many patients diagnosed with type 1 diabetes as adults do not fit the standard profile for a diabetes diagnosis; they are younger, are relatively fit and have little if any belly fat.
Shevde-Samant has been elected a member of the Chemo/Dietary Prevention Study Section for the Center for Scientific Review
EndoBarrier trial testing liner that forms barrier between food, portion of intestine to help obese people with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes
Long-term study shows weight loss improves quality of life but does not decrease cardiovascular complications in Type 2 diabetics.
The UAB Diabetes Research Center is part of nationwide study on benefits and risks of four widely used diabetes drugs in combination with metformin.
A UAB medical student’s summer project turns into published research that may change how some diabetic patients are managed.