The mission of the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation Canada (DRIFCan) is to end Type 1 Diabetes by directly funding cure-based diabetes researcher Dr. James Shapiro and his team at the University of Alberta in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Through Dr. Shapiro’s research, as well as through international partnerships, DRIFCan is dedicated to funding research to find a cure for T1D.
DRIFCan in Your Community
Through these partnerships, and with the support of local and international diabetes communities, DRIFCan aims to support those living with diabetes.
“There is always room for improvement and we need to work hard in the lab and continue to make progress. Our team’s goal is to drive research today to accelerate a cure for tomorrow.”Dr. James Shapiro