2019 Grant Recipients

2019 Grant Recipients List 2019 Grant Recipients have all been awarded! We have listed the awards on the Grant Recipients page on our website at BeatsonFoundation.org. As we look forward to awarding new grants in 2020 we are proud to look back on the great research we have been a part of over the past…

Thomas J. Beatson, Jr. (1932-2016) Obituary

Thomas J. Beatson, Jr. (1932-2016)Thomas J. Beatson, Jr. (1932-2016) (Phoenix, AZ) – Thomas J. Beatson, Jr., 83, Joslin 50-Year Medalist, friend and benefactor of Joslin Diabetes Center, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, July 25th at his home. Tom was the son of Thomas J. and Eleanor (Chesterman) Beatson and grew up in New Rochelle, New…

People to Know: Tom Beatson

People to Know: Tom Beatsonfrom diabetesforecast.org by Kerri Sparling When I look at Joslin 50-Year Medalists like Tom Beatson, I see my future. (And every time I say that to my husband, he becomes a bit confused. “You see yourself as a spunky old man on a bicycle?” Yes, yes I do.) Olympians earn medals…

100,000 Miles—and Still Pedaling

100,000 Miles—and Still Pedaling For the past 30 years, Tom Beatson ’54 has experienced the joys of traveling on two wheels. By Carol Brévart-Demm These days, 76-year-old Tom Beatson doesn’t spend as much time in the saddle as he once did, but on Sunday mornings, he’s up before the sun, eating breakfast and preparing to…