Donors Endow $2 Million Chair for Research to Eradicate Childhood Diabetes

The Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and the Children’s Diabetes Foundation announce the creation of the Richard Abrams and Marian Rewers Endowed Chair for Clinical Research to Eradicate Childhood Diabetes. Funding includes a $1.5 million lead gift from an Anonymous Donor and $500,000 from The Battin Trust. [...]

Diabetes Will Not Go Away. The True Heroes – Our Children
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Greetings! This message is brought to you with much appreciation and a big thank you for believing in a brighter future for our children and adults living with diabetes. At the Barbara Davis Center in Denver, approximately 38% of the 6,000 children and young adults treated are under or uninsured. Because diabetes supplies are an [...]

Dr. Marian Rewers receives JDRF Mary Tyler Moore and S. Robert Levine Award for Excellence in Clinical Research

Marian Rewers, MD, PhD is Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. As the clinical director and the interim executive director of the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes, he is leading the clinical team of 25 physicians/scientists and over 120 ancillary and research staff. The Barbara Davis Center serves [...]

Bertha Lynn named Executive Director of The Children’s Diabetes Foundation

Bertha Lynn has been appointed Executive Director of the Children’s Diabetes Foundation at Denver (CDF).  A leading news anchor broadcasting in Colorado for the past 37 years at ABC, KMGH-TV 7 and KUSA-TV 9, Lynn has been involved with countless non-profits in the community throughout her career.  She has also served on numerous non-profit Boards.  Her [...]