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English Diabetes Self-Management Program

We propose a diabetes self-management program evaluation and dissemination project with three components.

1. A six-month randomized trial to evaluate the effect of a community-based small group Diabetes Self Management Program (DSMP) on the health related quality of life, metabolic control and health care utilization of people with type 2 diabetes.

2. A long-term (12 month) longitudinal evaluation of the same program.

3. Two 5 day workshops to train others in California in how to lead and administer the program.

Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Behavioral: Diabetes Self Management Program




Inclusion Criteria:

   - Individuals with prior diagnosis of type 2 Diabetes.

   - Able to speak and comprehend English.

   - Able to give and complete consent forms.

   - Able to complete baseline questionnaire and 2-3 follow-up questionnaires either in
   writing or by telephone.

   - Able to attend respective community meetings or allow study staff to collect the
   following metabolic test measures: provide 3 drops of blood for Hemoglobin A1c and
   cholesterol HDL test (administered by subject), blood pressure measure, height and
   weight measures.

   - Able to attend the Peer-Led Community-Based Diabetes Self-Management Program workshops
   offered once a week for six weeks at a community site near subjects residence.

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Individuals not diagnosed with type 2 diabetes.

   - Individuals diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.

   - Pregnant women, including those diagnosed with gestational diabetes.

   - Individuals who have been in active treatment for cancer in the past yar.

   - Individuals not able to speak or comprehend English.

   - Individuals who are currently or have previously participated in a similar program or

   - Individuals that are not able to give consent or complete consent forms, and other
   study related forms such as questionnaires.

   - Individuals who are not able and willing to provide metabolic test data.

   - Individuals not able to attend the 6-week community classes in the target counties in

Ages Eligible for Study

18 Years - N/A

Genders Eligible for Study


Not currently accepting new patients for this trial

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
kate lorig