Underserved populations

Improving Diabetes Care in Cap Haitien, Haiti (ST09-025)

Main institution:
Maine Medical Centre, USA

Other institutions:
Justinian University Hospital, Haiti
Konbit Santé, Haiti

Principal investigator:
John Devlin

Other investigators:
Nate Nickerson; Michel Pierre; Philippe Larco; Nancy Charles-Larco; Nananda Col

Location of the project:
Cap Haitien, Haiti

Amount allocated:
USD 65,000

Date:
June 1, 2010 - June 30, 2012

Effectiveness of a group diabetic education programme using motivational interviewing in underserved communities in South Africa: Pragmatic cluster randomized control trial (ST09-040)

Main institution:
Stellenbosch University (South Africa)

Other institutions:
Sub-Saharan African Centre for Chronic Diseases; Department of Health, Provincial Government of the Western Cape (South Africa)

Principal investigator:
Robert Mash

Other investigators:
Naomi Levitt; Krisela Steyn; Merrick Zwarenstein; Stephen Rollnick

Location of the project:
Cape Town, South Africa

Amount allocated:
USD 65.000

Project SEED: Support, Education and Evaluation in Diabetes (LT09-277)

Main institution:
University of Pittsburgh

Other institution:
Partners in Health Diabetes Self Management Education Program

Principal investigator:
Janice Zgibor

Other investigators:
Sharlene Emerson; Kristine Ruppert; Gretchen Piatt

Location of the project:
Pittsburgh, USA

Amount allocated:
USD 396,651

Date:
October 1, 2010 - September 30, 2013

Tailored intervention for inpatients: transitional diabetes care coordinator versus conventional care (ST07-015)

Main institution:
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey (USA)

Principal investigator:
Melissa Scollan-Koliopoulos

Location of the project:
USA

Amount allocated:
USD 65,000

Date:
September 1, 2008 - January 31, 2011

Effectiveness of a Community-Based Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) Program: A Pilot Study in San Juan, Batangas, Philippines (ST07-002)

Main institution:
University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital

Principal investigator:
Elizabeth Paz-Pacheco

Location of the project:
Philippines

Amount allocated:
USD 25,244

Date:
June 1, 2008 - December 31, 2010