University of Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE

UNMC

Clinical Research Site Address (where participants are seen)
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Diabetes Center, SSP-Building, 984130
Omaha, NE 68198

Click Here for Directions to the Clinical Site

 Site Enrollment Status: Closed | Click here to read the site-specific Press Release

If you are a participant and need to get in touch with us please call : 402-559-6244 


Local Media Coverage:


Oct 28, 2013 – NTV (ABC) Omaha VA, UNMC Researchers to Examine if Vitamin D Prevents Diabetes

Oct 26, 2013 – Bonterra Market Vitamin D – Diabetes Prevention Study

Lindberg Nutrition Vitamin D – Diabetes Prevention Study

Oct 24, 2013 – Omaha World Herald Omaha-area volunteers needed for national study…


Omaha VA Medical Center

Clinical Research Site Address (where participants are seen)

Omaha VA Medical Center
4101 Woolworth Ave.
Clinical Research Unit, Room 1150
Omaha, NE 68105
 

Click Here for Directions to the Clinical Site

Site Enrollment Status: Closed | Click here to read the site-specific Press Release

If you are a participant and need to get in touch with us please call : 402-995-3924 


Local Media Coverage:


Oct 28, 2013 – NTV (ABC) Omaha VA, UNMC Researchers to Examine if Vitamin D Prevents Diabetes

Oct 26, 2013 – Bonterra Market Vitamin D – Diabetes Prevention Study

Lindberg Nutrition Vitamin D – Diabetes Prevention Study

Oct 24, 2013 – Omaha World Herald Omaha-area volunteers needed for national study…


Cyrus DesouzaSite Principal Investigator – Cyrus Desouza, MBBS | Dr. Desouza is currently Professor and Chief of the Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Nebraska Medical Center.  He is also the Director of the Diabetes and Obesity Program for the VA Nebraska-Western Iowa Healthcare System (NWIHCS).

Dr. Desouza received his medical degree from St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore, India.  He completed a rotating internship at St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore, India, senior house officer, internal medicine, Nair Hospital, Topiwala National Medical College, Bombay, India, residency, internal medicine, St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, New York, and a fellowship in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana.

Dr. Desouza is a member of numerous professional organizations including the American Diabetes Association, American College of Clinical Endocrinologists, The Endocrine Society, and American College of Physicians. He currently serves on the National Professional Practice Committee of the American Diabetes Association.  Dr. Desouza has authored and co-authored several articles in major journals and presented at national meetings.