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Running for Research – Prader-Willi Syndrome

May is Prader-Willi Syndrome Awareness Month. Prader-Willi Syndrome, also known as PWS, is a rare genetic disorder affecting approximately 1 in every 15,000 people. It affects all genders and races equally. We hope you’ll join us in the spring at Running for Research, a fundraiser benefiting the research of UF…

Approach to Pediatric Obesity

A Virtual Lecture Series for Pediatric Primary and Specialty Care Providers First Wednesday of every month from 12:30-1:00pm, PRIOR to primary care lecture series. Upcoming Lectures Date Topic Speaker 02/03/2021 Approach to Pediatric Obesity Dr.

Tryp Therapeutics Plans Phase 2a Eating Disorder Clinical Trial with Dr. Jennifer Miller

Tryp Therapeutics (CSE: TRYP) (“Tryp”), a leading pharmaceutical company focused on identifying and developing clinical-stage compounds for diseases with high unmet medical needs, announces it has commenced a collaboration with Dr. Jennifer Miller of the University of Florida as the Principal Investigator for a clinical trial to treat the symptoms…

Florida Providers See Increased Demand For Telehealth Visits

Dr. Michael Haller, professor and chief of pediatric endocrinology at UF, said his department switched almost completely to telemedicine for a while in March and April. Haller said his unit has created equipment packages for parents to perform telehealth physicals for their children, and wireless enabled iPads have also been…

Lallemand, PWSA Become Running Partners to Support Fundraiser

The initiative has collected $50,000 since its founding, largely supporting the research of Jennifer Miller, MD, a clinician and UF professor of pediatric endocrinology. Her research includes looking for effective support measures for people with PWS.

How to Develop a Type 1 Diabetes Plan With Your Child’s School

If your child has type 1 diabetes, you know the importance of monitoring their blood sugar levels throughout the day, because occasionally, those glucose levels can swing too far up or down. When your child is at school, though, you may need to rely on teachers, school nurses, and…