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Using health coaches to help children and teens with type 1 diabetes
Fran Cogen, M.D., C.D.E., and the endocrinology team at Children's National Hospital used health coaches and incentives to help caregivers of 25 pediatric patients with type 1 diabetes improve A1C, a measure of blood-sugar control. Learn more about the 10-week trial, which was presented at the American Diabetes Association's 79th Scientific Sessions.
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Director, Childhood and Adolescent Diabetes Program
Director, Endocrine and Diabetes Clinical Psychology Services
Division Chief, Endocrinology Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship
Director, Thyroid Nodule and Cancer Program Co-Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship
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