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Sep 24, 2019, 13:00 ET JDRF and Beyond Type 1 Launch Alliance to Serve Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) Community

Two of the world's leading type 1 diabetes (T1D) organizations announced today the creation of the JDRF - Beyond Type 1 Alliance, an innovative...


Sep 04, 2019, 14:00 ET JDRF Launches Northern California Center Of Excellence To Accelerate Breakthroughs To Cure Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, today announced the launch of the JDRF Northern California Center of...


Jul 10, 2019, 11:42 ET JDRF Children's Congress Advocates for Renewed Funding for Type 1 Diabetes Research on Capitol Hill

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, today brought leading voices in the T1D community, including more than...


Jul 08, 2019, 10:23 ET JDRF Children's Congress Urges Members Of Congress To Renew Funding For Diabetes Research

JDRF is bringing leading voices in the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community, including more than 160 children with the disease, to Washington today. They...


Jun 20, 2019, 12:18 ET 150 Youth with Type 1 Diabetes Selected to Participate in 2019 JDRF Children's Congress in Washington, D.C.

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced the selection of more than 150 youth delegates who will be...


Jun 14, 2019, 14:09 ET Sports and Entertainment Stars Converge on Capitol Hill to Advocate for Research Funding and Policies that Support the Type 1 Diabetes Community

For three action-packed days, leaders in television, film and sports will join more than 160 youth Delegates from across the United States and five...


Apr 09, 2019, 14:28 ET JDRF Board Appoints Leading Diabetes Researcher and Advocate Aaron J. Kowalski, Ph.D. as New President & CEO

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announces the appointment of Aaron J. Kowalski, Ph.D., as the...


Mar 05, 2019, 10:05 ET AnTolRx Announces Pfizer Exercises Option To License Immune Tolerance Therapy For Potential Treatment Of Type 1 Diabetes

AnTolRx, Inc., a private biotechnology company and a leader in immune tolerance, today announced that Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) has exercised the...


Feb 04, 2019, 12:36 ET JDRF Statement On United Healthcare Insulin Pump Agreement With Medtronic

UnitedHealthcare's new insulin pump agreement with Medtronic is an unacceptable step backward in giving children with type 1 diabetes (T1D) what they ...


Dec 20, 2018, 13:00 ET JDRF Drives Next-Generation Type 1 Diabetes Research With New Partnerships & Breakthrough Science

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announced today that it made progressive advances this year on its path ...


Dec 13, 2018, 09:00 ET Tidepool to Develop Tidepool Loop with New $6M Funding Commitment from Helmsley Charitable Trust and JDRF

The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust and JDRF today announced a collaborative grant agreement to provide Tidepool, a California...


Nov 01, 2018, 15:35 ET JDRF Launches "I'm the Type" Campaign for National Diabetes Awareness Month

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, is commemorating National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM) this November ...


Oct 11, 2018, 10:00 ET JDRF, ADA and Helmsley Charitable Trust Announce Funding of Quantitative Analysis of Insulin Purchased from Pharmacies in the U.S.

JDRF International, the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust (Helmsley) together announce the...


Sep 13, 2018, 10:05 ET Sheku Kanneh-Mason To Join JDRF In The Fight Against Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, is honoured to appoint internationally renowned cellist Sheku...


May 03, 2018, 09:00 ET JDRF Awards International Diabetes Center Grant to Investigate the Use of Intranasal Insulin Delivery

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, announces the awarding of a research grant to International Diabetes...


Apr 10, 2018, 01:36 ET JDRF, ADA and Helmsley Charitable Trust Issue Request for Proposals to Research Consistency and Potency of Insulin Purchased in U.S. Pharmacies

JDRF International (JDRF), American Diabetes Association (ADA) and The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust (Helmsley) together seek to...


Feb 15, 2018, 12:01 ET JDRF and The Mary Tyler Moore & S. Robert Levine, MD Charitable Foundation Launch Research Moonshot to Restore Vision in People with Diabetes-Related Eye Disease

JDRF, the global leading organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, along with The Mary Tyler Moore & S. Robert Levine, MD Charitable...


Feb 09, 2018, 09:51 ET JDRF Advocacy Results in Congressional Approval of $300 Million in Diabetes Research Funding

Today, after an 18-month long campaign by JDRF and its supporters across the country, Congress approved legislation for a two-year extension of the...


Jan 25, 2018, 08:47 ET JDRF Partners with EOFlow to Develop Wearable Automated Insulin Delivery System for People with Type 1 Diabetes

JDRF, the global leading organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, is pleased to announce a new Industry Development and Discovery...


Jan 09, 2018, 01:09 ET JDRF Research Accomplishments Lead the Way to Prevent Future Type 1 Diabetes Diagnoses

During the past year, JDRF, the world's largest private sector funder of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, has driven breakthrough results and enabled...


Dec 01, 2017, 07:47 ET JDRF Launches Health Insurance Guide to Help People with Type 1 Diabetes Navigate Common Insurance Challenges

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, today announced the launch of a new Type 1 Diabetes Health Insurance...


Nov 21, 2017, 15:58 ET Leading Diabetes Organizations Issue Consensus Statement Defining Health Outcomes beyond HbA1c

A committee representing leading U.S. diabetes clinical and research organizations has issued a consensus statement that identifies and defines...


Nov 17, 2017, 07:47 ET In Big Win for JDRF's Coverage2Control Campaign, Anthem Decides to Cover Artificial Pancreas Systems

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, today announced that its Coverage2Control campaign swayed Anthem,...


Nov 09, 2017, 16:37 ET JDRF Honors the Legacy of Mary Tyler Moore at 45th Annual Promise Ball during National Diabetes Awareness Month

November is National Diabetes Awareness Month, and JDRF, the leading organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, will honor and promise to...


Nov 01, 2017, 08:27 ET JDRF Commemorates National Diabetes Awareness Month and T1Day this November

JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research, will commemorate National Diabetes Awareness Month (NDAM) this November ...