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

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Events

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Charles Brenner, PhD

Monday, January 27, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Charles Brenner, PhD  Professor of Biochemistry Professor of Internal Medicine  Carver College of Medicine  University of Iowa  Presentation: Boosting NAD to Address Conditions of Metabolic Stress: Full Circle from Milk

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Christopher Adams, MD, PhD

Monday, February 3, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Christopher Adams, MD, PhD Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Research Chair Professor of Internal Medicine - Endocrinology and Metabolism Professor of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics University of Iowa  Presentation: TBD

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Martin Myers, PhD

Monday, February 10, 2020, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Martin Myers, MD, PhD Professor of Diabetes Research  Professor, Department of Internal Medicine and Molecular & Integrative Physiology Director, Michigan Diabetes Research & Training Center University of Michigan  Presentation: TBD