Accelerating Best Practices in Peer Support Around the World

PfP Presentations

Peers for Progress has organized symposia and presented at professional conferences around the world. We’ve handpicked some of our favorites to share with you here.




The Promotores(as) Model and the Affordable Care Act
NCLR Annual Conference, July 2013
Tang PY, Cavazos CL, & Ballesteros J

Seminar and Symposium on Peer Support
33rd Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, April 2012
Peers for Progress and grantees

Impacts of “Organizational Home” on Sustainability of Peer Support Programs
33rd Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, April 2012
Boothroyd R, Safford M, Ghorob A, Knox L, & Elder J

The “Whys and Hows” for Developing and Managing Peer Support Programs
Webinar with Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute, December 2010
Fisher EB & Boothroyd R

Evolving Models of DSME: The Critical Role of Ongoing Support
16th Annual Diabetes Fall Symposium for Primary Health Care Professionals, September 2010
Boothroyd R


NPSCLN Webinars


Diabetes Management: Success with Peer Support and Population Health
[Slides] [Video] November 2014
Hosted by TransforMED

Peers for SafeTalk
[Slides] [Video] January 2014
Carol E. Golin, MD, UNC Chapel Hill and Marlyn Allicock, PhD, University of Texas

Lessons in State and Local Advocacy for Program Development
[Video] June 2013
Carmen Velásquez, MA, Alivio Medical Center

Diabetes, Depression, Multi-Morbidity and Health in the 21st Century
[Slides] [Video] December 2013
Ed Fisher, PhD, Peers for Progress




Population Focused Peer Support to Reach Those Not Receiving Recommended Diabetes Services
American Diabetes Association 74th Scientific Sessions, July 2014
Urlaub D, Parada H, Ballesteros J, Galvan Y, McDonough M, Fisher EB

Emotional Support for Diabetes Management: A Cross-Cultural Study
American Diabetes Association74th Scientific Sessions, July 2014
Kowitt S

Diabetes Management through Peer Support and Community Outreach from the PCMH
Together on Diabetes Grantee Summit, February 2013
Urlaub D



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