Baylor College of Medicine

DiaBetter Together - Type 1 Diabetes (H-45360 )



Study Goal(s): This randomized control trial is testing a strengths-based peer support program for young adults with type 1 diabetes who are transitioning from pediatric to adult diabetes healthcare. 

Eligibility Criteria

  1. Has a diagnosis of type 1 diabetes of at least 1 year
  2. Currently receiving care at a TCH Diabetes Care Center location 
  3. Between the ages of 17-25 years at enrollment. 
  4. Exhibits fluency in reading/speaking English. 
  5. Their endocrine provider confirmed plans to transfer to adult provider in the next 3-6 months.

Investigators: Marisa Hilliard, Ph.D. (site principal investigator), Sarah Lyons, M.D. (co-investigator), Siripoom McKay, M.D. (co-investigator), Charles Minard, Ph.D. (co-investigator), Sridevi Devaraj, M.D., Ph.D. (co-investigator)

Supported by: National Institutes of Health, R01 Award

IRB: H-45360




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