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Institute of Medicine Discussion Paper on Community Health Workers

Clayton Velicer, MPH In the past month, we’ve seen an increase in news coverage of Community Health Workers (CHWs)...

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Peer Mentoring for Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes

Clayton Velicer, MPH Our blog has covered peer support in many populations around the world, but we rarely talk...

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Breakthroughs in Hepatitis C Treatment Spark Need for Improved Patient Engagement and Medication Adherence

This week, we turn your attention to an overlooked and neglected disease that deserves a closer look. Contributing...

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Headlines & Features

Updated and Expanded! Peers for Progress Program Development Guide

Overview of the Guide The Comprehensive Program Development Guide aims to assist the development, implementation,...

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Black History Month Special Issue

Across urban and rural settings, peer support is helping African Americans address health issues such as diabetes...

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The Kerala Diabetes Prevention Program

  The Kerala Diabetes Prevention Program (KDPP) is a peer-led group based lifestyle intervention, aimed at...

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Scientific Evidence

Emotional Support for Diabetes Management

Diabetes Educ. 2015 Feb 26.[Pubmed Abstract] Emotional Support for Diabetes Management: An International...

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Peer Navigation in African American Breast Cancer Survivors

Patient Relat Outcome Meas. 2014 Nov 7;5:131-44. [Pubmed Abstract] Peer Navigation in African American Breast Cancer...

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Mediators and Moderators of the Effectiveness of a CHW Intervention...

Health Educ Behav. 2015 Jan 30. [Pubmed Abstract] Mediators and Moderators of the Effectiveness of a Community...

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