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About the RISE Study Are you overweight and worried about developing diabetes? Do you have a family history of diabetes? Has a health care provider ever spoken to you about high blood sugar?  Or said you have “borderline diabetes”? If you answered YES to any...

About this Study The Natural History Study of the Development of type 1 diabetes will study people at increased risk for type 1 diabetes to learn more about how type 1 diabetes occurs. TrialNet is screening close blood relatives of people with type 1 diabetes...

Magdalena Dumin is a pediatric endocrinology fellow with a clinical and research interest in child and adolescent obesity and its prevention. As a pediatric resident, Dumin focused on elucidating the link between pediatric obesity and milk and juice intake. Her research demonstrated a significant association between consumption of higher caloric...

Psychology Extern Jill is a Psychology Extern on Kovler’s Health and Wellness Team. She has previous experience working on interdisciplinary medical teams at Children’s National Medical Center, The George Washington University Hospital, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, and Boston Children’s Hospital. Her clinical interests include working with adolescents and young...

Psychology Extern Lorri is is a PhD candidate at Loyola University Chicago and a Psychology Extern with Kovler’s Health and Wellness team. In her role, Lorri meets with patients to help each individual address the challenges of living with diabetes. Previously, Lorri was an extern in pediatric neuropsychology...

Manager of Clinical Trials Gail coordinates all aspects of clinical and translational diabetes research for the Kovler Diabetes Center.  She is a family nurse practitioner who brings more than 20 years of clinical, research and education experience to the Kovler team.  Gail has held previous...

Psychology Extern Jackie works in the department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and is currently a PhD candidate in clinical psychology at Loyola University Chicago. She works to promote patients’ psychosocial adjustment and self-management of diabetes. Her clinical and research interests are related to psychosocial...