Research

Connecticut Children’s endocrinology faculty and fellows are actively involved in a broad scope of research that includes 18 IRB-approved studies. Highlights of our ongoing research include:

  • NIH-sponsored multicenter trials for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
  • Industry-sponsored multicenter studies for Turner syndrome, growth disorders and Type 2 diabetes
  • Laboratory-based translational studies on bone health and Type 1 diabetes
  • Investigator-initiated clinical research in obesity
  • Investigator-initiated research in innovative health care models such as co-management between subspecialists and referring primary care providers