Evaluation of a program to promote diabetes care via existing agencies in African American communities.

@article{Briscoe1999EvaluationOA,
  title={Evaluation of a program to promote diabetes care via existing agencies in African American communities.},
  author={Vanessa Jones Briscoe and James W. Pichert},
  journal={The ABNF journal : official journal of the Association of Black Nursing Faculty in Higher Education, Inc},
  year={1999},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={111-5}
}
Some African Americans with (or at risk for) diabetes underutilize health care services. We report short-term results of a "training of trainers" workshop designed to address this problem. The training program includes culturally sensitive educational materials, including materials developed for the ADA's African American Program (AAP). Workshops were presented to a) the 1996 national meeting of the predominantly black National Missionary Baptist Convention's Nurses Guilds, b) a minority-owned… CONTINUE READING