High-risk populations

Community-Based Diabetes Prevention Program in Thai Population (ST12-041)

Main institution:
Walailak University (Thailand)

Principal investigator:
Valla Tantayotai

Other investigators:
Wichai Aekplakorn; Somkiat Potisat; Thawat Matte

“Gestational Diabetes: Things you need to know (but maybe don’t)” – Design, Development, Pilot and Evaluation of a DVD for women with Gestational Diabetes (LT10-346)

Main institution:

Queen’s University Belfast  

Other Institutions:

Belfast Health and Social Care Trust; South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust, Belfast; :  St. Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

Principal Investigator:

V.Holmes

Other Investigators:

F.Alderdice; D.McCance; R.Harper; C.Patterson; M.Maresh

Locations of the project:

Belfast and Manchester (United Kingdom)

Amount allocated:

USD 359,406

Families Defeating Diabetes (FDD): Canadian Intervention for family-centered diabetes prevention following gestational diabetes (GDM) (LT10-334)

Main Institution:

Stacey Larizza, Lawson Research Institute, London, Ontario (Canada)

Other Institutions:

The University of Calgary, The University of Victoria (Canada)

Principal Investigator:

R.McManus

Other Investigators:

L.Donovan; D.Miller

Locations of the project:

London, Calgary and Victoria (Canada)

Amount allocated:

USD 385, 979

Date:

DEMOJUAN - Demonstration area for primary prevention of type 2 diabetes, JUAN Mina and Soledad, Barranquilla, Colombia (LT09-258)

Main institution:
Centro de Investigacion en Salud (CIS)

Other institutions:
Alcadía de Barranquilla (Municipality of Barranquilla)
Universidad Libre Seccional Atlántico
University Atlántico
University San Martin

Principal investigator:
Jaakko Tuomilehto

Other investigators:
Astrid Arrieta Molinares; Carlos Ricaurte Rojas; Tania Matilde Acosta Vergara; Noel Christopher Barengo; Rafael Gabriel Sanchez; Jesus Iglesias

Programme for detection and prevention of diabetes in people at high risk in a medium size city in Vietnam (ST07-025)

Main institution:
National hospital of endocrinology (Vietnam)

Principal investigator:
Ta Van Binh

Location of the project:
Vietnam

Amount allocated:
USD 60,980

Date:
July 1, 2008 - June 30, 2010

A translation randomized trial of culturally specific lifestyle intervention for diabetes prevention in India (LT07-115)

Main institution:
Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University (USA)

Other institution:
Madras Diabetes Research Foundation (India)

Principal investigator:
Dr V. Narayan

Other investigators:
Dr M.Hennink; Dr V.Mohan; G.Pradeepa; M.B Weber; P Zhang

Location of the project:
India

Amount allocated:
USD 398,674

Date:
May 1, 2008 - December 31, 2011