It was a great night for Dustin's T1D All-Stars! Kids with type 1 diabetes went onto the field for batting practice, got a baseball signed by players, learned some interesting information about diabetes and stayed for the game as guests of Miami Marlins Pitcher Dustin McGowan, who has type 1 diabetes. It was a first-time event that the DRI created in partnership with the Miami Marlins and...
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It was a great night for Dustins T1D AllStars Kids with type
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Diabetes Research Institute Foundation's Joelle Parra is at the the first-ever Facebook Communities Summit for FB group admins this week. She's there on behalf of our PEP Squad support group for parents of children with type 1 diabetes. PEP was one of only 100 FB groups selected nationwide to attend the summit, which aims to further empower groups and their cause.

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Today, June 21, marks the official start of summer! Here are some tips for families making travel plans from the Diabetes Research Institute Education Team.
Today June 21 marks the official start of summer Here are some

PEP Talk: 15 Summer Travel Tips for Families with T1D

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Hear from DRI's Dr. Alberto Pugliese and guest speaker Dr. Edward A. Phelps from the University of Florida Biomedical Engineering Department and Diabetes Institute -- after the latest Lindsey Inserra-Hughes Immune Tolerance Seminar Series.

This DRI seminar series was established to foster opportunities for faculty and staff members to meet, discuss their projects and approaches to immune...
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Happy to share that we reached our #MultiplyCellSupply Match Challenge goal! More than $100,000 will support the critical work of Drs. Juan Dominguez-Bendala & Ricardo Pastori and their team -- who have successfully reprogrammed non-insulin-producing cells to make insulin, and are moving this work into experimental models with promising results.

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Happy to share that we reached our MultiplyCellSupply Match Challenge goal More
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ONLY 1 HOUR LEFT to double your impact and help us #MultiplyCellSupply. Donate now to help DRI scientists get closer to a diabetes cure and your gift will be matched by the Tonkinson Foundation.
ONLY 1 HOUR LEFT to double your impact and help us MultiplyCellSupply

LAST CALL: Help us multiply the cell supply!

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Happy Father's Day!

Tag your hero.
Happy Fathers Day 

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Carole Dasilva
With only 2 days left, we're almost at our Match Challenge goal of $50,000! Help us #MultiplyCellSupply today: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Every dollar is being matched by The Tonkinson Foundation until this Sunday, June 18 - and will go toward helping DRI scientists increase the supply of insulin-producing cells so millions with diabetes can benefit.
With only 2 days left were almost at our Match Challenge goal
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Today, the DRI will welcome Dr. Edward A. Phelps from the University of Florida Biomedical Engineering Department and Diabetes Institute as guest speaker in the latest Lindsey Inserra-Hughes Immune Tolerance Seminar Series.

This DRI seminar series was established to foster opportunities for faculty and staff members to meet, discuss their projects and approaches to immune tolerance and...
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Today the DRI will welcome Dr Edward A Phelps from the University
Hot off the printer! The new DRIFocus will be mailed out soon - featuring the latest news on our research, events and more. Sleek redesign + more pics. Online version will also be available soon.

Find all of our publications here: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Hot off the printer The new DRIFocus will be mailed out soon
With only days to go, we're more than halfway toward meeting our $50,000 Match Challenge!

Help us reach our goal. Your donation - which will be matched by the Tonkinson Foundation until June 18 - will help our DRI scientists continue their exciting work to increase the supply of insulin-producing cells so millions with diabetes can benefit. And, every bit helps move this innovative work...
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With only days to go we're more than halfway toward meeting our 50000 Match Challenge

Help us multiply the cell supply!

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Charles Springer
Pat Conn
We're happy to share that we'll once again participating in the Children with Diabetes Friends for Life conference next month in Orlando, Florida.

We’ve got some research presentations & fun activities planned. Until then, here’s a great memory of kids doing some science experiements in our DRI Lab Kid booth, which will be back with some new, hands-on projects! #CWDFFL17

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Were happy to share that well once again participating in the Children
There are open spots for upcoming dates of our Mastering Your Diabetes: Kids & Teens program on June 23-26, 2017 and August 11 - 14, 2017 at the Diabetes Research Institute in Miami, FL.

DRI Management and Education Team's Amy Kimberlain, who will be teaching several sessions focused on carb counting and nutrition, explains the overall goal of the courses in this quick clip.

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Being a major league pitcher is hard work, but Miami Marlins Pitcher Dustin McGowan steps up to the challenge every day, all while managing his type 1 diabetes (T1D). Dustin is inviting kids with T1D and one parent* to come to select Marlins' games in Miami, FL this summer, be on the field for batting practice, learn about diabetes, and stay for the game as his guest!

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Today's National Best Friends Day! Tag your supportive and awesome BFF.

Pic via Type 1 Diabetes Memes
Today's National Best Friends Day Tag your supportive and awesome BFF
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Brandie Peterson
Kudos to DRI Foundation VP Tom Karlya, whose blog Diabetes Dad made the Top 20 of Feedspot's Top 100 Must-Follow Diabetes Blogs and Magazines.

Check out his blog here: [ Bit.ly Link ] and discover other helpful diabetes-related blogs in the list below.
Kudos to DRI Foundation VP Tom Karlya whose blog Diabetes Dad made

Top 100 Diabetes Blogs and Magazine Every Person with Diabetes Must Follow

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Andrea Morganstein
Mireya Nunez, whose granddaughter Olivia has been living with type 1 diabetes since age 3, is one of many people counting on the scientists at the Diabetes Research Institute to find a biological cure for this disease.

Help us get closer to our SOLE goal by supporting our Match Challenge today through June 18 -- when all donations will be matched up to $50,000 thanks to donors Margarita &...
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Mireya Nunez whose granddaughter Olivia has been living with type 1 diabetes
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Thanks to all who supported the Gold Coast Concours / Bimmerstock Car Show benefiting the Diabetes Research Institute on Long Island yesterday! This event has helped raise more than $500,000 for a diabetes cure since its inception.

More on the event below via 1010 WINS / CBS New York.
Thanks to all who supported the Gold Coast Concours Bimmerstock Car Show

Glen Cove Auto Show Raises Money For Diabetes Cure

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Our goal is to find a biological cure -- so that no child or adult needs to endure the many burdens of diabetes.

Help DRI scientists by supporting our Match Challenge now through June 18, when all donations will be matched up to $50,000 thanks to donors Margarita & Rick Tonkinson and The Tonkinson Foundation here: [ Bit.ly Link ]

#MultiplyCellSupply
Our goal is to find a biological cure so that no child
The official start of summer isn't until June 21, BUT it's already feeling like it in several places around the country and world.

Check out this recent U.S. News and World Report article featuring CDE Lory Gonzalez of the Diabetes Research Institute's Education Team with important advice about managing diabetes when it's hot out.

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The official start of summer isnt until June 21 BUT its already

How to Manage Your Diabetes When It's Hot Outside

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Celia Cruz
Shirley Turlington