Diabetes

Active Projects: 21

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
State Innovation Model Initiative Impacts on Diabetes Prevention and Management Diane Rittenhouse, MD, MPH Diabetes
Antigen Specificity of Regulatory T cells in Type 1 diabetes T1D Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes, Immunology
Reducing Distress And Improving Glycemic Control In Adults With Type 1 Diabetes. Lawrence Fisher, PhD Diabetes
Developing eTACs as a novel method of tolerance in Type 1 Diabetes Mark Anderson, MD, PhD Diabetes
Mentoring in the Context of Improving Care for Latinos with Diabetes Alicia Fernandez, MD Diabetes
Treatment of type1 diabetes by islet transplantation into gastric submucosa Andrew Posselt, MD Diabetes
International Clinical Research Fellowship Christopher Stewart, MD Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Diabetes Research Centers Michael German, MD Diabetes
Obesity in ciliopathies: How neuronal primary cilia control appetite Christian Vaisse, MD, PhD Diabetes, Neurology and Mental Health
Mentoring and research in applying digital technologies to prevent chronic Illnesses Yoshimi Fukuoka, RN, PhD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes
Kay Mackenson Clinic, Saint-Marc, Haiti Chris Carpenter, MD Diabetes, Pediatrics
WHO Diabetes Program Jeff Newman, MD, MPH Diabetes, Aging, Policy and Standards of Care
Diabetes and Tuberculosis in Brazilian slum settings Jayant Rajan, MD Tuberculosis, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Access or Barriers to Care, Stigma and Discrimination
Reducing dietary risks associated with noncommunicable disease Lynn Silver, MD, MPH Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity
Identifying barriers to diabetes and HIV co-management in vulnerable populations Kartika Palar, PhD HIV/AIDS, Diabetes, Women's Health
The role of Spry2 in beta cell function and the unfolded protein response Gregory Ku, MD, PhD Diabetes
Disruption of T cell tolerance in type 1 diabetes Mark Anderson, MD, PhD Diabetes, Immunology, Pediatrics
Functional Interrogation of Non-Coding Type 1 Diabetes Risk Variants in Human Immune Cells and Beta Cells Alexander Marson, MD, PhD Diabetes
Enhanced Primary Care Nutrition and Screen time Education to Prevent Obesity in Latino Infants Amy Beck, MD, MPH Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Newborn and Infant Health
Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism Training Grant Michael German, MD Diabetes, Training and Capacity Building
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Infectious Disease, HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Pediatrics, Policy and Standards of Care, Epidemiology and Surveillance

Active Projects: 93

Project Investigator All Topics Start date End date
JDRF Islet Transplantation Center at UCSF and U of Minn Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Minority Faculty Fellowships: Reducing Risk for Complications of Diabetes Among Rural and Underserved Latino Adolescent and Young Adults Katherine A. Flores, MD Diabetes, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Use of CHIP-CHIP Technology to Identify Target Genes for Foxp3 Regulatory T Cells Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Spontaneous Autoimmune Model of Peripheral Neuropathy Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
CD101 DC Subsets in T1D Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Metabolic Syndrome and Atherosclerosis in South Asians Alka Kanaya, MD Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes
Family Processes in Chinese Americans with Diabetes Catherine Chesla, RN, PhD, FAAN Diabetes, Immigration and Migration
Determination and optimization of the mechanism of action for efficacy of Gleevec in the type I diabetes NOD mouse model Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Hcv-Induced Alterations in Glucose Metabolism Mandana Khalili, MD Infectious Disease, Diabetes
Obesity, Oxidative Stress, and Diabetes in Older Adults Alka Kanaya, MD Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity
Cognitive Health and Brain Vulnerability in Aging Insulin Resistant Patients Victor Valcour, MD, PhD Diabetes, Neurology and Mental Health
Report on Strategies to Increase the Success of a Recent Telemedicine Initiative Aimed to Improve Access to Diabetic Retinopathy Screening among Medi-Cal and Uninsured Patients Margaret Handley, PhD, MPH Diabetes
CBPR with Immigrant Chinese with Diabetes Catherine Chesla, RN, PhD, FAAN Diabetes
Strengthening Indigenous Food Identity and Minimizing Chronic Disease Risk Margaret Handley, PhD, MPH Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity
Repertoire analysis of T cells in T1D Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
NK and T Cell Costimulation by NKG2D/DAP10 Lewis Lanier, PhD Diabetes
Spontaneous Autoimmune Model of Peripheral Neuropathy Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Physical Activity to Reduce Disparities in Diabetes Risk Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Life Course Socioeconomics, Acculturation, and Type-2 Diabetes Risk among Latinos [II] Mary Haan, DrPH, MPH Diabetes, Immigration and Migration
Multiple Approach to Study Type 1 Diabetes with Residual C-Peptide Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Spontaneous Autoimmune Model of Peripheral Neuropathy Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Implementation Outcomes of a Health IT Program For Vulnerable Diabetes Patients Margaret Handley, PhD, MPH Diabetes, Treatment Adherence
Understanding How Latino Parents Make Decisions Regarding Their Infants and Toddlers Consumption of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages and Participation in Screen Time Activities Amy Beck, MD, MPH Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Pediatrics
CBPR with Immigrant Chinese with Diabetes Catherine Chesla, RN, PhD, FAAN Diabetes
Escaneo genomico completo del paciente con diabetes tipo 2 para la busqueda de nuevos marcadores de asociacion con enfermedad Esteban Burchard, MD, MPH Diabetes, Genetics
Immune modulation for the treatment of type 1 diabetes Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Exploiting Normal “cMyc” Biology for Human Beta Cell Expansion Matthias Hebrok, PhD Diabetes
Tolerance induction using engineered stem cell-specific regulatory T cells Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
ADA Mentor Based Postdoctoral Fellowship Training Matthias Hebrok, PhD Diabetes, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Life Course Socioeconomics, Acculturation, and Type-2 Diabetes Risk among Latinos [I] Mary Haan, DrPH, MPH Diabetes
Brehm Coalition - Type 1 Diabetes Research Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
Reducing Distress and Improving Self-Care in Diabetes Lawrence Fisher, PhD Diabetes
Nanoporous Capsules for the Investigation of Macroencapsulation Parameters Tejal Desai, PhD Diabetes, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Positive Affect and Clinical Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes Diabetes
Latino Parents' Beliefs Regarding Infant Solid Food Consumption Amy Beck, MD, MPH Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Pediatrics
Exploiting Normal cMyc Biology for Human Beta Expansion Matthias Hebrok, PhD Diabetes
Restorative Yoga for Therapy of the Metabolic Syndrome (RHYTHMS) Study Alka Kanaya, MD Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity
Ethnically Diverse Patients with Diabetes: Transitions from Pediatric to Adult Care Diabetes
Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study (DPPOS) Ann Schwartz, PhD, MPH Diabetes
Host and Viral Predictors of Prediabetes in at-risk Latinos with Chronic Hepatitis C (HCV) Mandana Khalili, MD Infectious Disease, Diabetes
NK Cell Biology Lewis Lanier, PhD Infectious Disease, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Diabetes, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Effective Care of Latinos with Diabetes and Limited English Proficiency Alicia Fernandez, MD Diabetes
Diabetes Endocrinology Reseach Center Michael German, MD Diabetes
Collaborative Network for Clinical Research on Immune Tolerance - Offcampus Portion Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes, Immunology
Collaborative Network for Clinical Research on Immune Tolerance Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes, Immunology
Expanding Beta-Cell Mass Michael German, MD Diabetes
Chinese American Balanced Lifestyle Education Project (CABLE) Catherine Chesla, RN, PhD, FAAN Diabetes
Identifying Variants Casual for Type 2 Diabetes in Major Human Populations Mark Seielstad, PhD Diabetes
Evaluation of a Primary Care-Based Intervention to Reduce Consumption of Sugar-sweetened Beverages and 100% Fruit Juice Among Latino Children Amy Beck, MD, MPH Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Pediatrics
Resilience Promotion in Teens with Type 1 Diabetes: Preventing Negative Outcomes Diabetes, Adolescent Health
Insulin Resistance Intervention after Stroke (IRIS) Trial Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes
Food Insecurity Among Adult Diabetes Patients at the San Francisco General Hospital Diabetes Clinic - A Quality Improvement Project Sanjana Marpadga, MS Diabetes, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity
Evaluation of a medically tailored nutritional support program on food security and health outcomes among lowincome individuals living with Type II diabetes in San Francisco: a qualitative assessment. Jennifer Zech, MS Diabetes
Role of Innate Lymphoid Cells in Autoimmunity Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
MicroRNA Promoted Differentiation of Insulin Producing Cells Robert Blelloch, MD, PhD Diabetes
Changing Health through Food Support (CHeFS) Pilot Study (POH) Sheri Weiser, MD Diabetes, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity
Enhancing the (Cost-) Effectiveness of Diabetes Self-Management Education: a Comparative Assessment of Different Educational Approaches and Conditions for Successful Implementation Dean Schillinger, MD Diabetes
Diabetes care in Latino youth with diabetes: a qualitative study of providers and health care systems Diabetes, Pediatrics, Immigration and Migration
NK and T Cell Costimulation by NKG2D/DAP10 Lewis Lanier, PhD Diabetes, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Identification and Functional Characaterization of SIM1 Obesity-Associated Variants Christian Vaisse, MD, PhD Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Risk Reduction and Prevention
Life Course Socioeconomics, Acculturation, & Type-2 Diabetes Risk Among Latinos Mary Haan, DrPH, MPH Diabetes
Identification of Novel Autoantigen in Type 1 Diabetes Using Expression-Based Genome-Wide Association Approach Atul Butte, MD, PhD Diabetes
Cultural adaptation of non-communicable disease health promotion and education programs for North American Indigenous populations: A systematic review Trudy Nasmith, MS Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Substance Abuse
Cultural beliefs and practices among the second generation of Chinese Americans with type 2 diabetes in San Francisco Crystal Shen, MS Diabetes
Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism Training Grant Michael German, MD Diabetes, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Hypospadias differentiation and endocrine disrupters Laurence Baskin, MD Diabetes
Advancing Islet Transplant for Type 1 Diabetes Care Andrew Posselt, MD Diabetes
Health Maintenance Organization Research Network (HMORN) UCSF Center for Diabetes Translational Research Dean Schillinger, MD Diabetes
Preserving ß-cell fate and function in T1D Matthias Hebrok, PhD Diabetes
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses: Providing Diabetes Specialty Care David Vlahov, RN, PhD, FAAN Diabetes, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training, UCSF Professional Education
Addressing Disparities in Chronic Disease with a Teen and Young Adult Focus Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity
Addressing Disparities in Chronic Disease with a Teen and Young Adult Focus Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes
University of California Global Health Institute Program for Fellows and Scholars Craig Cohen, MD, MPH Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Zoonosis, Emerging Disease, and Drug Resistance, Neglected Tropical Diseases (NTDs), HIV/AIDS, Opportunistic Infection, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Surgery and Anesthesia, Cancer/Oncology, Cardiovascular Disease, Chronic Respiratory Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity, Eye Disease and Blindness, Oral Health, Drug and Diagnostics Development, Immunology, Genetics, Pharmacology and Drug Treatment, Neurology and Mental Health, Dementia and Cognitive Impairment, Trauma and PTSD, Women's Health, Aging, Labor and Delivery, Family Planning, Pediatrics, Newborn and Infant Health, Adolescent Health, Health Economics and Effectiveness, Access or Barriers to Care, Immigration and Migration, Stigma and Discrimination, Smoking and Tobacco, Policy and Standards of Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Epidemiology and Surveillance, Triangulation, Global Strategic Information, Implementation and Behavioral Science, Engagement in Care, Substance Abuse, Treatment Adherence, Health Systems Strengthening, Risk Reduction and Prevention, Residencies, Fellowships, and Postdoctoral Training
Randomized Control Trial on Diabetes in Food Banks Hilary K. Seligman, MD Diabetes, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity
Role of innate immune system on Treg programming in human autoimmune disease Jeffrey Bluestone, PhD Diabetes
The Next Frontier in Diabetes Communication: Promoting Health Literacy in the Era of Secure Messaging Dean Schillinger, MD Diabetes
Repurposed drugs to preserve beta cell function and delay onset of symptomatic disease in the at-risk setting for T1D. Atul Butte, MD, PhD Diabetes
SEARCH (Sustained East Africa Research in Community Health) Study in Kenya and Uganda/ Gates Diane Havlir, MD HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Malaria, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes
HMORN UCSF Center for Diabetes Translational Research Dean Schillinger, MD Diabetes
The Selective Marketing of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages (SSBs) to Children: An Analysis of Internal Industry Documents Laura Schmidt, PhD Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, Occupational and Environmental Disease, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Pediatrics
Reducing Distress and Improving Glycemic Control in Adults with Type 1 Diabetes Lawrence Fisher, PhD Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Diabetes
Mitochondrial Uncoupling and Thermogenesis in Adipose Tissues Yuriy Kirichok, PhD Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Aging
MicroRNAs Circulantes Asociados Con Riesgo De Diabetes En Latinos Elena R. Flowers, PhD, RN Diabetes, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Creating an Evidence Base to Limit Sugar Sweetened Beverage Consumption in Argentina Alicia Fernandez, MD Diabetes, Diet, Exercise, and Obesity, Policy and Standards of Care, Systematic Reviews and Guideline Development, Implementation and Behavioral Science
Changing Health through Food Support (CHeFS) Program- Expanded Program Sheri Weiser, MD HIV/AIDS, Diabetes, Malnutrition, Micronutrients, Food Insecurity
Effect of Metformin on Immune Recovery in HIV Patients with Diabetes Michael J. Reid, MD HIV/AIDS, Diabetes
Mechanisms of beta cell maturation Matthias Hebrok, PhD Diabetes
Metagenomic Contributions to Type 2 Diabetes Among Filipino Populations Mark Seielstad, PhD Diabetes, Genetics
Physical and Genetic Interaction Landscape of the Tyrosine Kinome Nevan Krogan, PhD, MSc Cancer/Oncology, Diabetes, Immunology
Integrating Adherence into a Safety Net Electronic Health Record Tool to Improve Decision-Making Neda Ratanawongsa, MD Diabetes, Access or Barriers to Care
Intervascular Capsule for Islet Transplantation in Type I Diabetic Patients Shuvo Roy, PhD Diabetes, Drug and Diagnostics Development
Optimizing Patient Use of Devices and Data in Early Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes Jenise Wong, MD, PhD Diabetes
Impact of Health Literacy Interventions on Outcome of Patients with Diabetes and Hypertension in Latin America and the Caribbean: A Systematic Review Lucia Abascal, MD MS Noncommunicable and/or Chronic Disease, Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes