Diabetes Research

Type 2

Type 2 diabetes in individuals under the age of 18 is a recent development, its incidence is on the rise and First Nations people are disproportionately affected. Type 2 diabetes in youth is characterized by a much more rapid progression to hyperglycemia and an earlier onset of diabetes complications compared to adults.

Clinical Studies in Type 2 Diabetes


A pilot open-label randomized controlled trial of the Medtronic 770g in automode vs manual mode in people with type 1 diabetes postpartum.


Using individuals from the CONCEPTT study, CONCEPTT Kids is assessing the association between mother’s blood glucose during pregnancy on their child’s IQ, social responsiveness, attention and language scores. Recruitment is from CONCEPTT enrollment.


Aims to assess the efficacy of the Tandem t:slim X2 insulin pump with Control-IQ technology in pregnant individuals with type 1 diabetes.
Currently Recruiting

Basic Science Studies in Type 2 Diabetes


Aims to predict the risk of developing type 2 diabetes after having gestational diabetes using continuous glucose monitoring technology.
Currently Recruiting


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