MCDTR Pilot/Feasibility Study Grant Program Awardees

  • Paul Fleming, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, “Immigration-related stress and risk for diabetes”
  • Jaclynn Hawkins, MSW, PhD, Assistant Professor of Social Work, School of Social Work, University of Michigan, “Men in Action (M-Action): cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and community-based exercise (EXER) intervention for black men with type 2 diabetes”
  • Pearl Lee, MD, MS, Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine - Geriatric & Palliative Medicine, University of Michigan, “Individualizing diabetes care: Modified annual wellness visit in a primary care clinic”
  • Sela Panapasa, PhD, Associate Research Scientist, Research Center on Group Dynamics, Institute for Social Research, “Prevalence and Correlates of Diabetes: The Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander National Health Interview Survey, 2014”
  • Deborah Tate, PhD, Professor, Department of Health Behavior and Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, “Adaptation of a digital weight loss intervention promoting self-regulation for use in type 2 diabetes"
  • Tammy Chang, MD, MPH, MS, Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan “Speaking their language: Using social media and texting to create an adolescent-centered approach to healthy weight gain during pregnancy”
  • Minal Patel, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor, Health Behavior & Health Education, University of Michigan “Feasibility of pre-visit screening of diabetes-related financial burden on care outcomes”
  • Anne-Marie Rosland, MD, Assistant Professor, General Medicine, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, was awarded the MCDTR award for “Reducing diabetes risk by supporting patients' informal caregivers through clinical interactions and technology”