Wine Down & Listen Up – August 4th!

Join JDRF Austin for Wine Down & Listen Up: Tues., Aug. 4, 2015- T1D Back to School and 504 Planning at the home of Laura and Greg Stoner in Westlake. RSVP required as space is limited for each session; RSVP to: kcoffman@jdrf.org   Made Possible through our generous sponsors: Fifty 50 Pharmacy and Dinner Elf 

White House Honors Tidepool for Its Development of T1D Data Technology

New apps help simplify T1D management Tidepool™—a JDRF-supported nonprofit committed to reducing the burden of type 1 diabetes (T1D)—has received a White House Champion of Change Precision Medicine Award for its work to develop innovative, open-source software and mobile phone apps that help people with T1D better manage the disease. The technologies will provide tools […]

One Drug’s To-Do List Could Grow

An osteoporosis medication could help restore insulin production in people with type 1 diabetes Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is caused by an autoimmune attack on insulin-producing beta cells, but studies have shown that many adults with long-term T1D are able to maintain some of their beta cells. One potential approach to curing the disease is […]

Our very own Berkeley will be on Fox 7 next week!

Children’s Congress was a huge success! Catch our very own Berkeley on the Fox 7 Morning Show this Wednesday, July 22nd at 8:45am to hear all about it! Check out LiveMom.com (LiveMom)  to read an in-depth article of Berkeley’s experience. We are so proud of our Austinite and her efforts to shape the future of […]

2015 JDRF Children’s Congress Day Three Recap

After three days of advocacy, education and networking, the 2015 JDRF Children’s Congress is over. All 163 of our delegates and their families are traveling back to their home states and countries, spanning Alaska to Australia, having left an indelible mark on hundreds of Members of Congress. Yesterday morning, our delegates and their families got […]

2015 JDRF Children’s Congress Day Two Recap

After months of anticipation and a lot of hard work, we’re finally ready to storm Capitol Hill! Yesterday was the final day of preparation for our 163 delegates. Today, JDRF Advocacy staff gave region-specific training to our delegates on how to have the most impactful Hill visits possible. We want every Senator and Congressperson to […]

OneWalk – Register Today!

We are excited to announce that JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes is now JDRF One Walk. We’ve changed the name of our flagship fundraising event to communicate our focus on a single goal: creating a world without type 1 diabetes (T1D). A vision this bold deserves a powerful new name.   It also deserves our […]

Wine Down & Listen Up

Join JDRF Austin for our signature Wine Down & Listen Up Series– a quarterly social and educational event just for parents! Meet, Mix and Mingle with fellow T1D parents  in the home of JDRF friends. Topics range from 504 planning to diabetes summer camps and more.     Save these Dates! Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015- […]