Dedicated to improving the lives of people impacted by diabetes through research, education, and clinical care.
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute (SDRI) in Santa Barbara, California, is a global leader in diabetes research. SDRI has been on the cutting edge of diabetes research, education, and clinical care since our founding in 1944 by Dr. William Sansum, the first U.S. physician to manufacture and administer insulin in the treatment of diabetes.
With an established world class reputation for innovation in the field of type 1 diabetes including the artificial pancreas system and diabetes in pregnancy, SDRI is broadening its area of expertise to address a range of issues in type 2 diabetes in an effort to address this growing epidemic.
SDRI APPOINTS NEW CHIEF SCIENTIFIC OFFICER Scientist Samuel Klein, M.D. Accepts Leadership Role Sansum Diabetes Research Institute (SDRI), is pleased to announce the appointment of its new Chief Scientific Officer, Samuel Klein, M.D., a world-renowned metabolic...
SDRI ANNOUNCES TWO NEW TRUSTEES Dr. Kathryn Brewer and Michael J. Paskin Join BoardSansum Diabetes Research Institute (SDRI) is pleased to announce the election of two new members to its Board of Trustees; internal medicine specialist Kathryn Brewer, M.D. and real...
CENTENNIAL OF DR. WILLIAM SANSUM’S ARRIVAL SDRI is Dedicated to Carrying on Founder’s LegacySansum Diabetes Research Institute (SDRI) marks a milestone this month, the 100th anniversary of our founder, Dr. William Sansum’s arrival in Santa Barbara, California, the...