Research

The IDF Life for as Child Program has a very active research agenda in aspects of diabetes in young people in less-resourced countries:

• Incidence, prevalence and mortality
• Types of diabetes occurring
• Access to diabetes care
• Cost of diabetes care
• Impact of interventions
• Care-giving and psychological impacts

Partners include many of the recipient centres supported by LFAC, as well as researchers in various leading institutions such as:

• University of Pittsburgh
• University of Sydney
• University of Florida
• Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute
• Children’s Hospital Eastern Ontario
• University of Minnesota
• Barbara Davis Center

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