The Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases (CDMD) at IU School of Medicine is a world-renowned center focused on centralizing and fostering research that strengthens the diabetes research base throughout Indiana.
As one of only 16 centers in the United States that is National Institutes of Health (NIH)-designated, the Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases is funded by both NIH and the IUPUI Signature Center Initiative.
Supported by five exceptional research cores, the highly collaborative research base includes more than 90 investigators engaged in basic, translational and clinical research along four fundamental themes of diabetes and related metabolic disorders.
Research for Tomorrow
Improving patient care through scientific discovery
From the exploration of basic cell models to the administration of new therapies for the management and treatment of diabetes, the Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases is dedicated to improving the lives of patients through scientific discovery.