Adolescent Diabetes Research

Adolescent Diabetes Research

What is this study investigating:

This study is exploring the treatment of type II diabetes in children and adolescents with a medication that is currently approved for adults.

Why is this study being conducted:

This study is to test the efficacy of an approved adult treatment for type I diabetes in children and adolescents.


  • 1-year study duration
  • 13 in person clinic visits and 4 phone calls
  • Study drug and glucose monitoring supplies provided for the duration of the study

You may qualify if:

  • You are age 10 to 18
  • You have been diagnosed with Type II diabetes