With its broad base of expertise, the mission of the Georgia Center for Diabetes Translation Research (GCDTR) is to facilitate and grow Type 2 translation research in diabetes within the state of Georgia. Type 2 translation is defined as research focused on translating approaches that have clearly demonstrated efficacy into real world health care settings, and communities, at risk with an emphasis on reach, sustainability, and widespread implementation.
Emory University, in partnership with Georgia Tech and Morehouse School of Medicine, has received funding from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) to establish the Georgia Center for Diabetes Translation Research (GCDTR). Dr. K. M. Venkat Narayan, Director of the Emory Global Diabetes Research Center at Emory University, along with Co-Directors Mohammad K. Ali and Guillermo Umpierrez, will lead the center.
Sarah S. Jaser,1 PHD, Robin Whittemore,1 PHD, Ariana Chao,1 MSN, Sangchoon Jeon,1 PHD, Melissa S. Faulkner,2 PHD, and Margaret Grey,1 DRPH
The study aims to determine mediators of 12-month outcomes of Internet interventions for youth with type 1 diabetes transitioning to adolescence.
Friday, April 28, 12pm
Healthcare Providers will learn up to date information regarding the status and opportunities related to diabetes prevention.
May 2017: Rollins School of Public Health