Alberta Children's Hospital Diabetes Clinic

Research needs you

Research Needs you!

Volunteers are needed at the Alberta Children's Hospital, Diabetes Clinic.  If you are a patient or family member, you can help: it doesn’t take long and you can make a huge difference.

A short summary of our current studies can be found below.  Have questions? Give us a call.
Heidi Virtanen: 403-955-8866

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Determinants of Partial Remission in T1D

This study is looking for children newly diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.

 

Study Information Package

Pond-BP Study

POND-BP is an acronym for Pediatric Obesity (or Type 1 Diabetes) and Nocturnal Dipping of  Blood Pressure. 

 

 

Study Information Package

SWEET Study

The purpose of this study is to improve health and quality of life outcomes of young people with diabetes through the sharing of data between diabetes clinics across the world.

Study Information Package

TrialNet (Natural History Study)

This study will help us learn more about how Type 1 Diabetes occurs and help us identify people who may be eligible for prevention trials through screening.

Study Information Package


Past Research

Our Research Team at the Alberta Children's Hospital has been involved in over 50 local, national and international research studies in children with diabetes or endocrine disorders in the past 15 years.

Past Research

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Message to our website visitors

This site is for information purposes only and should not be used in place of medical advice, instruction and/or treatment.
If you have questions, speak with your child’s diabetes health care provider.