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“Meet the Medalists” and Learn about Joslin’s Research Program

In 1948, the Joslin Diabetes Center began awarding Victory Medals to people who had lived with insulin-dependent diabetes for 25 or more years. With improvement in treatment and self-management strategies, a 50-year benchmark was swiftly added. And today, more than … Continue reading

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Joslin Awards 49th 75-Year Medal

Dorothy Jane Williams was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes 75-and-one-half-years ago. And on Monday, she became a member of Joslin’s Medalist Study and was honored as the 49th recipient of Joslin’s 75-year medal. The Joslin Medalist Program began in 1970 … Continue reading

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