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

A randomized trial of an intensive education intervention using a network of involved diabetic patients (peer educators) to improve glycemic control of type 2 diabetic patients (ST10-024)

Main Institution: 

Santé Diabète 

Other Institutions:

National Hospital Point G, Bamako (Mali); PAEDI Research Center (France); Centre Hospitalier Régional, La Réunion (France); Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Grenoble (France)

Principal Investigator:

Stéphane Besançon

Other Investigator:

S.Traoré; M.Balcou-Debussche; X.Debussche; S.Halimi

Location of the project:

Bamako (Mali)

Amount allocated: 

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