Diabetes Pharmacists Network:

Join the BBDC's Canada-wide network of pharmacists interested in the care of patients with diabetes.

University of Toronto Websites:

Faculty of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Department of Nutritional Sciences

Department of Physiology

Department of Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology

Institute of Medical Science

Discovery and Early Development of Insulin 1920-1925 - This site documents the initial period of the discovery and development of insulin, 1920-1925, at the University of Toronto. It presents over 7000 page images reproducing original documents ranging from laboratory notebooks and charts, correspondence, writings, and published papers to photographs, awards, clippings, scrapbooks, printed ephemera and artefacts.

Other Websites:

Diabetes Action Canada

Diabetes Canada

Health Canada (Preventing and living with diabetes)

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Canada

American Diabetes Association

The International Diabetes Federation

National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) - Search for diabetes-related clinical trials in your area. is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.

Pub Med - U.S. National Library of Medicine site. Search for articles published in medical journals.

Insulin in Toronto: Discovery, Development and Diabetes Control - Historical poster exhibit now showing at the Toronto General Hospital which tells the dramatic story of the discovery and early development of Insulin in Toronto but also highlights the subsequent advances made in the production of Insulin in Canada and its legacy.

Banting Digital Library - This site houses an extensive photographic collection of correspondence, papers, photographs, artwork and other artifacts belonging to Sir Frederick Banting. - The Discovery of Insulin