DIABETES RESEARCH WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Current research underway in WA

Dr. Girish Dwivedi
Thank you, Dr. Dwivedi and team, for your dedication to our cause and to helping people with type 2 diabetes and heart complications. Want to know more about this work that could also benefit those with type 1 diabetes?
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Dr. Aveni Haynes
A WA-based research project into type 1 diabetes holds hope of helping prevent type 1 diabetes from developing in very young children at high risk of the condition. Families enrolled in the Australia-wide Environmental Determinants of Islet Autoimmunity (ENDIA) study in SA, Victoria, NSW, and QLD are helping progress this powerful research.
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Dr. Lakshini Herat
Diabetic retinopathy is a major global health issue and WA researchers are determined to help reduce its impact. They’re searching for better treatment options to prevent the development and progression of this debilitating health complication.
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Dr. Julia Marley
When COVID-19 hit, gestational diabetes screening had to be changed so women wouldn’t have to wait in enclosed spaces for a long period. This further highlighted how critical it is that testing for the condition is simplified.
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We are intensely passionate about our work and believe we will find the solutions to diabetes by backing world-leading West Australian research.

We understand the significant and growing impact diabetes is having on individuals, families and the broader community and so recognize the urgency of our work.


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LATEST NEWS

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    Jun
    2021
    DRWA diabetes research grants up for grabs
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    May
    2021
    Norah Murphy Art Exhibition
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  • 16
    Nov
    2020
    Grant opens door for new research to help prevent type 2 diabetes
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  • 16
    Nov
    2020
    WA researchers win world-leading diabetes-heart attack trial funding
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