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Each tiny red dot in this image represents a package of insulin ready to be sent out of the pancreas (Stephens Lab photo).
Abnormal mitochondrial structure in hearts of mouse model of type I diabetes (Abel lab)

The FOE Diabetes Research Center is uniquely poised to become a premier research institute focused on advancing knowledge of the mechanisms of diabetes and complications through cutting-edge research. Learn more

Andrew Norris, MD, PhD and Kamal Rahmouni, PhD
Interim Co-Directors, FOE Diabetes Research Center 


Learn more about the 90+ investigators spanning a wide variety of disciplines that comprise the membership of the FOE Diabetes Research Center.


Learn more about the cutting-edge diabetes research happening in the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center and the Metabolic Phenotyping Core.

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Pain Research Program Seminar - Diana Burgess, PhD

Wednesday, April 5, 2023, 9:00am to 10:00am

"Implementing two mindfulness-based interventions for chronic pain: Early results from the Learning to Apply Mindfulness to Pain (LAMP) pragmatic clinical trial" Presented by Diana Burgess, PhD Investigator, Center for Care Delivery & Outcomes Research Minneapolis VA Health Care System Professor of Medicine University of Minnesota

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - David D'Alessio, MD

Tuesday, April 11, 2023, 10:30am to 11:30am

"Revisiting glucagon and its role in nutrient metabolism" Presented by David D'Alessio, MD James B. Wyngaarden Distinguished Professor Department of Medicine Director, Division of Endocrinology Duke University School of Medicine