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Weight Loss

Read about our current weight loss clinical trials: 

Weight Loss Research Study for People with Type 2 Diabetes

Physicians at Northwestern University are conducting a 52 week research study to evaluate the effectiveness of a weight loss program modified for people with Type 2 diabetes.


To qualify, you must:

  • have Type 2 diabetes
  • be between the ages of 18 and 70 years
  • be overweight
  • not have significant illness or disease (such as heart disease)
  • not be taking any medications for weight loss
  • meet other criteria


Qualified participants will be asked to attend 6 study visits in Downtown Chicago and will receive the following:

  • Weight management counseling
  • Medical exams
  • Lab work
  • Weight monitoring

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There is no charge for this study.
For more information please call Donna at 312-503-6227.

Last UpdateMay 2, 2013