Our program brings together a multidisciplinary team of pediatric endocrinologists, nurse practitioners, nurses, a nutritionist, a social worker and a medical psychologist. Many of our caregivers are certified diabetes educators. The Diabetes Program at Lurie Children’s is led by Donald Zimmerman, MD. Dr. Zimmerman is Head, Endocrinology, and the Mae and Benjamin Allen Founder’s Board Professor in Endocrinology. He is certified in pediatric endocrinology; pediatrics; internal medicine; and endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism.