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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 individuals who are at high risk of developing. Type 2 diabetes is becoming increasingly prevalent in India, with more... Read More ›

Upcoming Webinars in November

Below are several upcoming webinars for those interested in diabetes, community health workers, and advocacy. Diabetes Management: Peer Support, Patient-Centered Medical Homes, and Population Health Hosted by TransforMED and Peers for... Read More ›

October Newsletter: From Planning to Action

How do you encourage people to take action to move peer support programs forward? For us, it means educating people, showing them concrete benefits, and helping them experience peer support first-hand. In our October newsletter, we... Read More ›

Global Evidence for Peer Support: Humanizing Health Care

Peers for Progress, a program of the American Academy of Family Physicians Foundation, today announced the publication of its latest report, "Global Evidence for Peer Support: Humanizing Health Care". The report compiles... Read More ›

Latino Communities Spur Growth of CHWs

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the community health worker (CHW) workforce is expected to increase by 25% in the next 8 years. This growth is being led by Latino communities that have already achieved great strides using... Read More ›
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