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Initiate and Maintain Physical Activity in Clinics: The IMPACT Diabetes Study

The Initiate and Maintain Physical Activity in Clinics (IMPACT) study will determine the optimal and feasible level of frequency of structured contact needed in a clinical setting for adult patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus to initiate and maintain physical activity recommendations long-term.

Stanford is currently accepting patients for this trial.

Lead Sponsor:

Stanford University

Stanford Investigator(s):


  • Behavioral: Structured Group Exercise




Inclusion Criteria:

   - Recent hemoglobin A1c result between 6.5 and 13.0%

   - Diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

   - Able and willing to enroll and meet the requirements of the study

Exclusion Criteria:

   - Inability to speak, read or understand English

   - Long-term current use or dependency on insulin

   - Systolic blood pressure >180 mm Hg or diastolic blood pressure >100 mm Hg

   - Resting heart rate > 120 bpm

   - History of or present heart or cardiovascular conditions

   - History of or present respiratory disease

   - History of or present spinal cord injury

   - History of stroke or Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

   - History of cancer diagnosis in the past 5 years or present cancer diagnosis

   - Medical, psychiatric, behavioral limitations that may interfere with study

   - Participating in other clinical trials that may interfere with study procedures and

   - Currently pregnant or plans to become pregnant within three years

Ages Eligible for Study

18 Years - 80 Years

Genders Eligible for Study


Now accepting new patients

Contact Information

Stanford University
School of Medicine
300 Pasteur Drive
Stanford, CA 94305
Latha P. Palaniappan, MD, MS