Awarded Grants

Diabetes Prevention Education Program for Community Outreach

To develop a one-hour diabetes awareness program, prepare at least 20 public health students to deliver the program, and offer the program at least 60 times to groups in El Paso, TX.

Grant Information

Grant Amount: $33,790.00

Project Start Date: September 1, 2022

Project End Date: August 31, 2023


The University of Texas at El Paso

Contact: Dr. Maria Duarte-Gardea

Phone: (915) 747-7252

Program Lead

Michael Kelly

Phone: 915-218-2619

PDNHF Initiative: Diabetes

To develop, lead, and fund organizational and systems improvements, evidence-based programs, and awareness activities for diabetes prevention, early detection and management. This philosophy of work in diabetes provides educators, advocates, and those who are at risk or living with diabetes so that together we can promote change.

Welcome to the table - Diabetes Essence video

Diabetes Literature Review
Diabetes Assessment Report
Diabetes Assessment Qualitative Report

View Strategy Brief (English)

View Strategy Brief (EspaƱol)

Foundation Staff: Michael Kelly

Additional Links

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