Seeking For People With Type 1 Diabetes

Looking for people with TYPE 1 DIABETES to help in developing an artificial pancreas

Investigators are conducting a research study in people with type 1 diabetes who use insulin pumps to understand how glucose, physical activity and insulin affect each other. This information will be used to help in developing an artificial pancreas.


* You may qualify for the study if you have type 1 diabetes and use an insulin pump and are between the ages of 18-40 years.

* The study will take place at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC)-College of Nursing for a period of three weeks and will include 6 visits.

  * Subjects will visit the UIC-College of Nursing on six occasions and will:

  • Complete surgeys
  • Have blood sugar measured
  • Wear 2 monitors that measure blood sugar continuously
  • Wear an armband monitor that measures physical activity continuously
  • Perform an exercise stress test
  • Perform a test of muscle strength
  • Participate in exercise sessions such as walking on a treadmill
  • Wear 2 heart rate monitors continuously for the exercise test and sessions

Subjects will be reimbursed for time and travel. For further information about this study, please call: Laurie Quinn PhD, RN (312-996-7906;, UIC-College of Nursing

Compensation: $200 parking fee


Compensation: $200 parking fees



Minsun Park at Uic

Recruitment Began

2017-10-03 10:00:02



$200+parking fees


  • Age: 9 to 90
  • Country: United States
  • Language: English