Department of Pediatrics - Endocrinology Research

Endocrinology Research

Research projects in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong include:

  • Studies of the role that hormones play in normal and abnormal development
  • Participation in TrialNet, a network of 18 clinical centers dedicated to the study, prevention and early treatment of type 1 diabetes
  • Research through the NIH-designated Autoimmunity Center of Excellence to develop treatments for type 1 diabetes
  • Advantages and disadvantages of continuous insulin administration by an external pump. Study of continuous blood glucose monitoring.
  • Evaluation of in-school diabetes management and factors affecting metabolic control and long-term outcome in diabetes