Active Clinical Trials

Our Division has numerous clinical trials underway on type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

For trials on type 1 diabetes, click here.

For trials on type 2 diabetes, click here and see the study below.

For more information on our clinical trials, contact Marla B. Hashiguchi, R.N., Research Coordinator, at 858-966-8940 or

NEW STUDY: Help Us Learn More about  Type 2 Diabetes in Children

Click here for a printable flyer.

You can participate if you are:

  • 13-19 years old
  • A normal healthy weight
  • Any gender or ethnicity

What you will do:

  • Have a 30-minute visit in the Endocrinology Clinic for a routine history and measurement of heart rate, blood pressure and weight & height.
  • Collect a 24-hour urine sample after the visit and a first-morning urine sample the next day.
  • Bring the urine samples back to Rady Children’s and provide a fasting blood sample (overnight fasting is required).

You will receive $50 compensation for participating. 

If you are interested in enrolling in this study, contact Dr. Jennifer Concepcion at 858-966-4032.

Please leave your name and phone number if you are interested in participating.