FOEDRC Member Dr. Vitor Lira received a new grant from the American Heart Association to study how exercise might prevent heart failure in individuals with diabetes.

Dr. Lira Vitor, Assistant Professor in Health and Human Physiology and member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Diabetes Center and the Obesity Research and Education Initiative at the University of Iowa, received an American Heart Association (AHA) Scientist Development Grant. This 3-year $308,...

FOEDRC Member Ethan Anderson received a new grant from the NIH to study atrial fibrillation in diabetes.

Dr. Ethan Anderson, Associate Professor of Pharmacology and member of the FOEDRC and Dr. Jon Doorn, Associate Professor of Pharmacology for their recent award of a 2-year $425,000 grant from the NIH for a project entitled: Toxic Neurotransmitter Metabolites in Aged and Diabetic Myocardium....

Dr. Andrew Norris awarded new NIH Grant to study a novel mechanism for Cystic-Fibrosis associated diabetes.

Dr. Andrew Norris, the Associate Director of the FOEDRC and Associate Professor of Pediatrics was recently awarded a $1.9M grant from the National Institutes of Diabetes, Digestive and Kidney Disease (NIDDK) of the National Institutes of Health. The proposal entitled Splanchno-Hormonal...