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1. JDRF CCTN has moved to jdrf.ca

We’re happy to announce that the JDRF Canadian Clinical Trial Network (CCTN) website has moved over to jdrf.ca! 


2. JDRF Canada is now on Pinterest!

 JDRF is excited to announce that we are now on Pinterest! For those of you who are unfamiliar with Pinterest, it is a social media tool that allows us to collect and organize pictures of different JDRF and type one diabetes (T1D) related events, topics, and programs. If ...


3. Oh, what a year it's been

January is a time for reflection; a time to look back on the last year and celebrate the many significant milestones that have been achieved. For JDRF, it is also a time to look forward and start making ambitious plans that will continue to accelerate preventions, better treatments, and ultimately a ...


4. Technological Milestones: Advancements in Diabetes Management

When I was first diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, my doctor gave me a prescription for a glucometer and strips and sent me off to the pharmacist. I didn't know what had just hit me and, although I knew a little about the disease, had no idea about how much technology was involved or how fast it was changing....


5. Brain Drain?

In the early 1990s, scientists and some really smart people flocked out of Canada to do research pretty much everywhere else in the world. Funding in Canada was drying up and fast. The economic realities of the time meant that the books had to be balanced on the back of health care and research, amongst ...


6. Welcome to JDRF's new blog!

My name is Philip Welford and I am Vice President of Strategic Partnerships for JDRF Canada. I joined JDRF in April 2011 and feel that now is the time to start talking about my experiences, as well as what it is that we do.


7. JDRF Partners with Federal Government to Launch $30 Million Clinical Trial Network in Southern Ontario

Waterloo, ON - Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Canada is pleased to announce its first partnership with the Government of Canada through the Federal Economic Development Agency of Southern Ontario.  Through this innovative two-year partnership, the Government of Canada is committing ...


8. Study Aims to Increase Adoption of Advanced Diabetes Technology

Hamilton, ON (May 22, 2012) – JDRF Canadian Clinical Trial Network (JDRF CCTN) is pleased to announce the launch of the Hamilton site of the first multi-centre pediatric study in Canada using insulin pump therapy and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM).


9. Clinical Trial Aims to Optimize the Transition

London, Ontario (April 20, 2012) – JDRF Canadian Clinical Trial Network (JDRF CCTN) is pleased to announce the launch of the Structured Transition from Pediatric Care to Adult Care in Type 1 Diabetes Trial (Transition Trial). Led by Dr. Cheril Clarson at the Children’s ...


10. Study Aims to Increase Adoption of Advanced Diabetes Technology

London, ON (January 25, 2012) – JDRF Canadian Clinical Trial Network (JDRF CCTN) is pleased to announce the launch of the London site of the first multi-centre pediatric study in Canada using insulin pump therapy and continuous glucose monitoring (CGM).


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