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Sustaining Diabetes Prevention and Self-Management Programs: A Healthy People 2020 Spotlight on Health Webinar

June 20 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Join Healthy People 2020 and the Diabetes Advocacy Alliance on Thursday, June 20 at 12:30 p.m. ET for a Spotlight on Health webinar about the success of diabetes prevention programs (DPPs) and diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) programs. We’ll discuss:

  • Implementation efforts and opportunities to increase the use of DPPs from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the YMCA of the USA
  • Best practices from the TMF Health Quality Institute and other organizations that deliver DSMES programs in communities across the country

This webinar will highlight the following objectives from the Diabetes topic area:

  • Reduce the annual number of new cases of diagnosed diabetes in the population (D-1)
  • Improve glycemic control among persons with diabetes (D-5)
  • Increase prevention behaviors in persons at high risk for diabetes with prediabetes (D-16)