Latest News

September 17, 2021

Faculty Positions Available in Diabetes Research

The Caswell Diabetes Institute, in collaboration with several departments and units at the University of Michigan, seeks applicants for tenure-track faculty positions focused on diabetes research.

June 12, 2021

Seeking Nominations for the Caswell Diabetes Institute Seminar Series

The Caswell Diabetes Institute (CDI) Seminar Series features plenary events addressing the broad topics in diabetes-, obesity-, metabolism-, and complications (DOMC) related research and care across the University of Michigan campus and worldwide. The CDI Seminar Series occurs three times per year: in the fall, winter and spring.

May 11, 2021

Research Associate or Postdoctoral Fellowship Available

Seeking outstanding candidates with a recent PhD in Biochemistry or a related discipline to work on one of the following funded projects:

1) Discovering novel stress-induced ubiquitin and autophagy enzyme interactions in response to glycative stress.

2) Regulatory mechanisms of eye lens differentiation,

3) Elucidate

February 5, 2021

Diabetes Care and Research in the Era of COVID-19

View the November Well Aware webinar, where experts discuss diabetes care and research in the era of COVID-19, as well as the university-wide research being led by the new Elizabeth Weiser Caswell Diabetes Institute at Michigan Medicine.

June 30, 2020

A Wife and Mother Turned Diabetes Research Crusader

When Elizabeth Weiser Caswell had two of three sons diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, she became relentless in her pursuit of more diabetes research, education and a cure. Now, her family is giving a $30 million gift to U-M in her honor.