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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 Health System 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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Fran Cogen

Fran Cogen Director, Childhood and Adolescent Diabetes Program

Andrew Dauber

Andrew Dauber Division Chief, Endocrinology
Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship

Priya Vaidyanathan

Priya Vaidyanathan Director, Thyroid Nodule and Cancer Program
Co-Program Director, Endocrinology Fellowship

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