Are you interested in getting involved in Irish Research?
There are many diabetes-related research studies going on in Ireland and they regularly seek people with diabetes or members of their family to take part.
From 2017 we will be featuring a list of studies that have gained ethical approval and are taking place now in Ireland and have been submitted to Diabetes Ireland by the research team.
Parents & Young people talking about Type 1 Diabetes. This research is led by Dr Veronica Lambert (DCU), Prof. Nuala Murphy (Temple Street Children’s University Hospital) and Dr Caroline Rawdon (DCU). It aims to find out how young people and their parents experience living and taking care of diabetes. To read more, click on study name link above.
Assessment of the views of people with chronic conditions about their Healthcare. This study is investigating the patient view on healthcare products (pumps, medication) to try to better understand the ‘patient voice’ and improve the decision-making that goes into developing these products.