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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

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Kamal Rahmouni, PhD

Monday, September 21, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Kamal Rahmouni, PhD  Professor of Neuroscience and Pharmacology Professor of Internal Medicine Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Center Research Chair University of Iowa  Presentation: The BBSome: A Novel Player in Energy Homeostasisc

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Peter Crawford

Monday, September 28, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Peter Crawford, MD, PhD Professor of Medicine, Division of Molecular Medicine Founding Director, Division of Molecular Medicine  University of Minnesota 

Neuroscience & Pharmacology Postdoctoral Workshop - Chian Ju Jong and Kyle Flippo

Thursday, October 1, 2020, 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Presented by Chian Ju Jong, PhD Stefan Strack Lab Presented by Kyle Flippo, PhD Matt Potthoff Lab