In the News

JDRF Partner ViaCyte Announces Key Project Milestone
By JDRFI
July 18, 2014

JDRF Partner ViaCyte Announces Key Project Milestone to Advance Innovative Encapsulated Cell Replacement Therapy Product for Type 1 Diabetes

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Tags: JDRF, Novo Nordisk, Performance in Exercise and Knowledge (PEAK), Outreach, grant
Novo Nordisk Commits $5 Million Grant Supporting JDRF Outreach Initiative
By JDRFI
July 14, 2014

To address the need for education on how patients with type 1 diabetes (T1D) can pursue physical activity safely, Novo Nordisk has committed to a three-year, $5 million grant in support of a new JDRF Outreach initiative titled “T1D Performance in Exercise and Knowledge (PEAK)”.

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Tags: JDRF, Novo Nordisk, Performance in Exercise and Knowledge (PEAK), Outreach, grant
JDRF and the Innovative Medicines Initiative Partner for Type 1 Diabetes Research
By JDRFI
July 14, 2014

JDRF and the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) have partnered on a new precompetitive type 1 diabetes research consortium entitled “TRANSLATIONAL APPROACHES TO DISEASE MODIFYING THERAPY OF TYPE 1 DIABETES MELLITUS (T1DM)”. 

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Canadians Lace-up And Walk In The 2014 Telus Walk To Cure Diabetes
By JDRF Canada
June 9, 2014

On June 8, Canadians in approximately 70 cities across the nation will “Join the Community” as they take part in the 2014 TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes and walk toward a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D).

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Tags: TELUS Walk to Cure Diabetes
JDRF Supporters Gear Up for the Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon
By JDRF Canada
May 29, 2014

On Saturday, June 21, 2014, the fourth annual Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon, 10K & 5K is taking place throughout the streets of Barrie and along scenic Lake SimcoeJDRF is once again honoured to be one of the six featured charities in this year’s event.

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Tags: JDRF, Barrie Waterfront Half Marathon, Patrick Brown, T1D, exercise