Seeking Men!

We are seeking men with Type 1 Diabetes!

Bret Ringdahl, a T1D and PhD student at the University of Georgia, is researching barriers to care and insulin adherence (especially with boys and adult men). He has started a research program to better understand how T1D affects the lives of men and why men and women handle T1D differently. He has put out a have a brief survey that will hopefully lead him into other directions with the program.

We are interested in how gender and gender roles are related to your diabetes, especially in men. If you are at least 18 years old and would like to participate, please follow this link below. The survey will take approximately 20-25 minutes in total to complete.

Here is a link to the survey:

Please consider participating in his research study and distributing it widely on your blogs too. By completing the research survey, you will have the opportunity to register for one of two $50 gift cards. If you do not wish to participate in this research study but would like to enter into the drawing, please contact Bret directly at

The person in charge of this study is Bret Ringdahl, M.A., of University of Georgia Department of Counseling and Human Development Services.  Bret is a doctoral student in counseling psychology and is being supervised in this project by Bernadette Heckman, Ph.D. For more information on them and their research programs, please email