The Regents of the University of Colorado, Denver


Date of Award

11.24.2014

Program

Type 1 Diabetes, Improve Outcomes

Amount

$1,034,087

Term of Grant

60 months

Project Title

Improving Care and Support for Young Latinos with Type 1 Diabetes in the USA

Project Description

Funding to develop a new clinical care model for Latino youth with type 1 diabetes in the USA utilizing culturally-relevant nutrition and diabetes management materials, shared medical appointments and family-focused group events and to study the clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness of the approach with the intention to replicate the model at other diabetes centers.