Peer-to-Peer

Implementation of a culture sensitive peer/lay diabetes education program for adults with type 2 diabetes in six english speaking Caribbean countries by 2014 (ST12-035)

Main institution:
Diabetes Association of Jamaica

Other institutions:
University of Technology (Jamaica); Pan American Health Organisation; University of West Indies; Regional Diabetes Associations; Ministries of Health

Principal investigator:
Errol Morrison

Other investigators:
Shelly McFarlane; Cliff Riley; Novie Younger

Location of the project:
Jamaica, Grenada, Antigua, Belize, St Lucia, Barbados

Effectiveness of a Peer Support Program in Disease Management Regarding Improvement of Metabolic Control, Diabetes Management Self-Efficacy, Quality of Life, and Risk Profile (LT09-261)

Main institution:
Paracelsus Medical University

Other institution:
Salzburg General Hospital

Principal investigator:
Andreas Soennichsen

Other investigators:
Raimund Weitgasser; Henrike Winkler; Sophie Keller; Tim Johansson

Location of the project:
Salzburg, Austria

Amount allocated:
USD 399,869

Date:
June 1, 2010 - August 31, 2013

Feasibility of Developing a Training Program for Peer Leaders in Diabetes (ST07-009)

Main institution:
Regents Of The University Of Michigan (USA)

Principal investigator:
Dr Tricia Tang

Location of the project:
USA

Amount allocated:
USD 64,951

Date: 
July 1, 2008 - June 30, 2010