Diabetes Research Institute Foundation – Long Island Region
The Diabetes Research Institution is a recognized world leader in cure-focused research at the University of Miami’s Miller School of Medicine. Pioneering new technologies in islet cell transplantation since the early 1970’s, the DRI has successfully reversed diabetes in patients involved in ongoing clinical trials. The DRI has an unwavering commitment to cure those now living with diabetes, along with a unique spirit of collaboration and fast track approach to research. The DRI is leading the international effort to cure this disease. For millions of families affected by diabetes who are looking for the world of science for answers, the DRI is the best hope for a cure.
For over 30 years the, Diabetes Research Institute Foundation has made the institute’s research programs possible. Supported by private philanthropy, the foundation has enabled DRI scientists to think freely, pursue innovative ideas and turn new discoveries into real breakthroughs for patients.