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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

E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD
Director, FOE Diabetes Research Center 

Members

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

Research

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

Welcome Video

Brief video tour of the history and mission of the FOEDRC

Ways to Give

Support the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Center

Events

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Seminar - J. Silvio Gutkind, PhD

Tuesday, November 30, 2021, 10:30am to 11:30am

  Presented by J. Silvio Gutkind, PhD Distinguished Professor and Chair Department of Pharmacology Associate Director of Basic Science Moores Cancer Center Univeristy of California - San Diego La Jolla, CA

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Workshop - Guorui (Gary) Deng, PhD and Cancan Lyu, PhD

Thursday, December 9, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Presented by Guorui (Gary) Deng, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Huxing Cui's lab Presented by Cancan Lyu, PhD Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Dr. Songhai Chen's lab

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Faculty Seminar - Catherine Marcinkiewcz, PhD

Thursday, December 16, 2021, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Presented by Catherine Marcinkiewcz, PhD Assistant Professor Neuroscience and Pharmacology