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This study is an international study to determine a possible link between infant nutrition and the development of type 1 diabetes (insulin dependent diabetes). This study is administered through the Department of Pediatric Endocrinology at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.
Pregnant women with type 1 diabetes or whose partner or child has type 1 diabetes will be eligible. The study should not interfere with the mother’s desire to breast feed.
Study requires blood tests for participants. Study formula provided at no cost to participant.
Duration: 10 years
For information, please contact:
Margaret A. Franciscus, RN
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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