Uppsala Diabetes Centre Research

PhD Projects

U-CAN-MOVE – effects of tailored exercise program on risk factors for type 2 diabetes and other cardiometabolic disorders in dog owners and their dogs

Main applicant: Erika Roman
PhD Student: Klara Smedberg
Department: Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry (SLU)


Development of an Online Psychological Treatment for Painful Diabetic Neuropathy

Main applicant: Lance McCracken
PhD student: In progress
Department: Psychology


The role of Immune cell-microbial interactions for long-term islet function and glucose homeostasis

Main applicant: Mia Philipsson
PhD student: Maria Ovezik
Department: Medical Cell Biology


Role of the brain in the development of type 2 diabetes

Main applicant: Jan Eriksson
PhD student: Christakis Kagios
Department: Medical Sciences



INCAPET-Incretin mimetic mode of action study in PET

Main applicant: Olof Eriksson
PhD student: Amina Khalil
Department: Medical Chemistry



Transforming communities for active and healthy lifestyle: co-design of community outreach for the prevention of type 2 diabetes

Main applicant: Meena Daivadanam
PhD student: Hedda Ottesen
Department: Women's and Children's Health

Last modified: 2022-04-12