H&R Block Referral Program

Get your taxes done and support JDRF Tampa Bay at the same time!  JDRF Tampa Bay will receive $20 for every new client we send to H&R Block this tax season.  Simply click the below link, print out the referral form and bring it to your local H&R Block along with your tax documents…its that easy!! Use […]

T1D Trial Looks to Teach an Old Drug New Tricks

JDRF-funded clinical study of a drug called TUDCA looks to improve beta cell functioning in people recently diagnosed with T1D Until recently, much of type 1 diabetes (T1D) research has focused on suppressing the autoimmune system to prevent or reverse disease, but this approach has been slow to yield promising, long-term results in people with […]

Re-educating the Immune System in T1D

JDRF partner Selecta developed a novel technology for creating a T1D vaccine to potentially halt the disease process It has been more than 30 years since scientists identified the basic autoimmune feature of type 1 diabetes (T1D) when they discovered autoantibodies binding to targets from cells in the pancreas. And yet, devising therapies to halt […]

Unlocking a Combination Therapy for New Onset T1D

A new study is further assessing if a novel combination of drugs could help treat new onset type 1 diabetes University of Florida researchers are ready to launch a new clinical study to examine if a combination of two U.S Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved drugs, antithymocyte globulin (ATG) and granulocyte colony stimulating factor […]

Athletes and Causes – Tickets on Sale Now!!

ATHLETES AND CAUSES Tickets on sale now!! Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 at Ferg’s Live Tampa Tickets are now on sale for Athletes and Causes!  Join the DeBartolo Family Foundation, Mize Family Foundation,  Derrick Brooks Charities, Toby Hall Foundation, JDRF Tampa Bay Chapter and others, along with dozens of Tampa Bay sports celebrities for a great […]

JDRF 2015 Ride Dates Now Available!

  2015 Ride to Cure Diabetes The JDRF Ride to Cure Diabetes is a destination cycling event that takes place in several stunning locations across the United States.  Cyclists of all levels are invited to come together to raise funds for JDRF and take part in a week-end long celebration that leads up to a […]

Fall Gala 2015 – Get Involved Today!

The planning has started for the 2015 Fall Gala!  Committees are being formed now – if you would like to get involved and be part of this fabulous event, please contact Christine Feller at cfeller@jdrf.org or call 727-344-4667.

A song worth more than a listen

Korn releases exclusive download to benefit T1D research What can one voice raised against type 1 diabetes (T1D) do? If you’re Jonathan Davis, lead singer of acclaimed rock band Korn, one voice can reach millions to help people living with T1D. Jonathan’s young son, Zeppelin, was diagnosed with T1D just over a year ago, and […]