The Gilchrist family loves to read. When Emmie (pictured bottom right) was first diagnosed with T1D at age 4, Amanda asked her school librarian for all the books that had characters with T1D. There weren’t a lot. Now, when Amanda and Emmie meet authors (in person or online), they ask them to put characters with T1D into their next stories.
TrialNet Chair Kevan C. Herold, MD, reflects on advances in type 1 diabetes research and the need to continue testing promising treatments.
Dear TrialNet Family,
Growing up with TrialNet — Screened as children and now in their 20s, two Abatacept Prevention Study participants share their stories
As we near the release of findings from the Abatacept Prevention Study, two participants share how their experiences in TrialNet research helped shape their futures.