December 2, 2022
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Dr. Lois Jovanovic, former CEO of Sansum diabetes institute, dies


Dr. Lois Jovanovic Dr. Lois Jovanovic, a pioneer in the field of diabetes research and former CEO of Sansum Diabetes Research Institute, passed away on Sept. 18. She was born in 1947. One of her accomplishments was developing protocols that allowed women with diabetes to deliver healthy babies. She had been affiliated with the Santa…


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  1. Anne says:

    Lois was a dedicated researcher, always ahead of her time, looking for the best way to eradicate diabetes. She took excellent care of my late husband and helped give him extra time before his cancer overtook him. She didn’t let on that she suffered from diabetes too. Samsun Tereaxh Center owes her a debt of gratitude. She carries on Dr Sansum’s legacy bravely and proudly

  2. Scott Wenz says:

    Lois was as sharp thinker and physician. I had the pleasure of working with her as an “outside” researcher. In the basement office of Sansum it was a pleasure. My best to her family and children.