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  Colleen Bender grew up on Chicago's south side. She has two Bachelor's degrees- one in pre-medicine biology and one in nursing. Colleen has a critical care nursing background, along with research. Currently, she is studying to become a Family Nurse Practitioner at Purdue Northwest. Colleen...

[caption id="attachment_12481" align="aligncenter" width="214"] Dr. Sarah Tersey, PhD, December 16, 2019. (Photo by Jean Lachat)[/caption]   Research Associate Professor of Medicine   Dr. Sarah Tersey is an islet biologist whose research focuses on the role of the β-cell in the development of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Dr....

  Michelle Williams has worked alongside Dr. Raghu Mirmira for three years.  She brings 25 years of professional experience to The University of Chicago, in addition to 20 years of heavy volunteer work....

Cristy is a Clinical Research Coordinator for Kovler and strives to bring experience, passion and divergent research to the team. She received her Master’s in Public Health with a concentration in Global Health Leadership from the University of Southern California – Keck School of Medicine...

https://kovlerdiabetescenter.org/portfolio/trialnet-hydroxychloroquine-prevention/ About this Study TrialNet Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) Prevention is a double-blinded, multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trial to determine whether treatment of participants with Stage 1 T1D (2 or more antibodies with normal glucose tolerance) with HCQ results in delay or prevention of progression to Stage 2 T1D (abnormal...

Clinical Research Nurse Rabia is a registered nurse and certified diabetes educator who has over 4 years of clinical experience in diabetes.  As a type 1 diabetic herself, Rabia has a great interest in working with the Kovler Diabetes Research team.  Rabia has held previous roles...