Cross-sections of healthy (left) and failing (right) mouse hearts
beta-cell stained with insulin (green) and a Golgi marker (red), nucleas is blue

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: Mark Chapleau, PhD

Monday, August 20, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Professor Departments of Internal Medicine - Cardiovascular Medicine, Molecular Physiology and Biophysics University of Iowa Presentation: Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase A, a Novel Determinant of Autonomic Regulation & Hypertensive End-Organ Damage

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Dawn Belt Davis, MD, PhD

Monday, August 27, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Associate Professor of Internal Medicine Department of Medicine Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism University of Wisconsin - Madison Presentation: "It's not just insulin and glucagon: paracrine signaling in the pancreatic islet"

Frontiers in Obesity, Diabetes and Metabolism: Deniz Atasoy, PhD

Monday, September 10, 2018, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Assistant Professor, Physiology University of Iowa