OHIO receives an extension to its APLU Innovation and Economic Prosperity designation, a nod to its continued support of Southeast Ohio

January 31, 2024 The Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities (APLU) has extended a highly competitive community and economic development designation to Ohio University.

Faculty, staff invited to sign up for new program offered by OHIO’s Diabetes Institute

January 5, 2024 All Ohio University faculty and staff are invited to learn more about the ENGAGE program offered by the Diabetes Institute in OHIO’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Diabetes Awareness Month activities highlight efforts to combat this chronic condition

December 6, 2023 The Diabetes Institute in the Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine marked the month with special events that reflect a commitment to its mission to improve the lives of those affected by diabetes.

Diabetes Institute to host Research Seminar in recognition of World Diabetes Day

November 9, 2023 Ohio University’s Diabetes Institute will host a Research Seminar in recognition of World Diabetes Day on Tuesday, Nov. 14.

DISIRE program opens doors for undergraduate researchers to study under diabetes experts

October 17, 2023 This past summer, the transformative program known as the Diabetes Institute Summer Interprofessional Research Experience welcomed eight undergraduate students to the Ohio University campus in Athens.

The Diabetes Institute celebrates its 10th anniversary

May 11, 2023 To mark the 10th anniversary of The Diabetes Institute, a celebration was held that highlighted the institute's history and recognized several individuals who have had a profound impact on its growth.

OHIO recognizes faculty, student and alumni inventors, including 11 patent recipients

April 20, 2023 Ohio University recognized dozens of faculty, student, staff and alumni researchers who submitted intellectual property disclosures and 11 projects that received patents in 2022.

OHIO diabetes researchers discover the potential of CIDEC protein to mitigate obesity-related cardiometabolic disease

March 29, 2023 A team of researchers from Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine recently discovered a novel role of human-CIDEC gene in improving metabolic dysfunction and cardiovascular health.

New Translational Research Facility planned

November 2, 2022 Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine will start work on a new facility on the Athens campus dedicated to translational research.

Ohio University’s Heritage College to bring researchers together through new Translational Research Facility

November 1, 2022 Ohio University’s Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine will start work on a new facility on the Athens campus dedicated to translational research.

Ohio Congressmen Balderson and Johnson get firsthand look at OHIO’s contributions to region through research, outreach, and experiential learning

August 10, 2022 Ohio Congressmen Troy Balderson and Bill Johnson visited Ohio University's Athens campus today to tour facilities and learn more about OHIO's myriad contributions to Appalachian Ohio and the state.

JAMA study, led by Heritage College faculty, finds association between high insulin dosage and cancer

July 29, 2022 Dr. Yuanjie Mao has led a study looking at the correlation between daily insulin dose and cancer incidence among patients with type 1 diabetes.

Researchers at OHIO receive prestigious NIH grant to create undergrad summer program focused on diabetes research

May 23, 2022 A summer program for undergraduate students who plan to pursue a graduate or medical degree related to diabetes research will be launched at OHIO in 2023 thanks to support from an NIH R25 grant.

Heritage College using cluster hires to enhance medical research focus

April 21, 2022 The Heritage College has completed three cluster hires to date and so far has found success.

Diabetes Institute hosts virtual research symposium

November 12, 2021 The Diabetes Institute hosted its inaugural research symposium, Patient Care and Diabetes in Appalachian Ohio and Beyond, on Nov. 5-6, with more than 50 students, faculty and staff in attendance.