A Sweet Life, February 07, 2012: It was late January and the temperature was in the mid-seventies without a cloud in the sky – one reason to love being in San Diego. Another reason? The Pediatric Diabetes Research Center (PDRC) at the University of California, San Diego was holding its third-annual symposium. The PDRC aims to bring together the numerous research efforts around type 1 diabetes in the San Diego community in order to improve the lives of patients and push us towards a cure, and so their big event of the year, the annual symposium, draws a heterogeneous audience of academics, clinicians, nurses, biotech scientists, and community members like me with a vested interest in diabetes research. Read entire article »