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Associate Director Arshiya Baig, MD, MPH on Implementing Diabetes Group Visits and Text Messaging in Community Health Centers

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July 25, 2018- Associate Director Arshiya Baig, MD, MPH was recently interviewed for 2 blog posts by the National Diabetes Education Program highlighting her work in community health centers.

In the first blog post, “Implementing Diabetes Group Visits in Community Health Centers”, Dr. Baig discusses her work on diabetes group visits in community health centers and shares insight into the role that community health centers can play in providing diabetes care in medically underserved areas.

In the second blog post, “Text Messaging for Diabetes Care”, Dr. Baig shares ways that text messaging can enhance diabetes self-management and care from her experience using a text messaging program in a community health center.

Associate Director Monica Peek, MD, MPH, MSc honored with the 2018 Schweitzer Leadership Award

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July 05, 2018- Associate Director Monica Peek, MD, MPH, MSc will be honored with the 2018 Schweitzer Leadership Award on Thursday, July 26, 2018.

The Schweitzer Leadership Award honors an individual who has done significant work to mitigate the social determinants of health in their community, and whose commitment to service has influenced and inspired others.

For more information about the award and ceremony, click here.

 

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