Michael Mauer, MD, Professor of Medicine for the Department of Pediatrics and faculty member with the Division of Pediatric Nephrology, recently worked on an international randomized clinical trial investigating a promising treatment to slow the progression of kidney disease in type 1 diabetic patients.
Jennifer Needle, MD, MPH,Associate Professor for the Department of Pediatrics and the Center for Bioethics, recently co-authored a study aimed at examining the values of adolescent cancer patients' end-of-life care in relation to their families' understanding of those needs.
Testing has become a key aspect of each state's plan and response to the pandemic. To help achieve the testing goal set by Minnesota Governor Tim Walz, Dr. Mark Osborn and his colleagues are working on developing a faster diagnostic test.
The goal of this study was to share this data with other organizations in hopes of directing funding to areas of research that are important to Lupus patients, which could, in turn, increase the amount of patient participation in these studies.