Our Partners in Diabetes Care

Under the auspices of the University of Massachusetts Medical School and UMass Memorial Health Care (and with affiliated colleagues and professional organizations in the community), the Diabetes Center of Excellence (DCOE) partners with multiple clinical and research teams to provide the best possible care for individuals with diabetes.

UMass Memorial Health Care

The UMass Diabetes Center of Excellence brings together individuals from the UMass Medical School and UMass Memorial Health Care to work toward one common goal: Better care for those living with diabetes.  

Our Diabetes Clinic sees more than 6000 patients each year.  Patients receive the best treatments available today, while we continue to develop even better treatments for tomorrow.  Personalized care is provided to help with all aspects of diabetes management.

Community Diabetes Partnership Program

The UMass DCOE partners with other hospitals in Central Massachusetts to help them provide comprehensive diabetes care within their communities. Our Diabetes Specialists work with clinicians at these local hospitals, including endocrinologists, nurse practitioners, certified diabetes educators and nutritionists.  The goal is to ensure that people living with diabetes have all available resources, offered locally. 

Current partners

Henry Heywood Hospital DCOE in Gardner - Dr. Richard Haas and Taylor Boudreau, NP 

Health Alliance Hospital Campuses at Leominster and Clinton - Dr. Asem Ali

Milford Regional Medical Center in Milford - Dr. Samir Malkani

Tri-River Family Health Center in Uxbridge - Christina Krueger, RN, RD, CDE