Associate Professor of Medicine
Self-Management and Clinical Associations
Related to Diabetes Stigma”
Dr. Cavanaugh will characterize diabetes stigma and determine its impact on self-management and diabetes health outcomes. It is a novel factor that may be modified through patient-provider interventions to have potential widespread implications for the delivery of diabetes care. This pilot award is critical to launch this emerging research.
Research Assistant Professor of Medicine
“User Engagement with a Text Messaging Intervention for Diabetes Self-Care”
Dr. Nelson aims to address important gaps in knowledge to enhance the expanding use of text messaging technology to support chronic disease self-care. Understanding the determinants of intervention engagement can inform the design of interventions that optimize engagement and therefore potentiate impact.
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