Diabetes-Related Educational Opportunities
Evidence-based health promotion programs are interventions that are based on evidence that is generated by scientific studies.The evidence shows that the program is effective in preventing disease and improving health. These programs have gone through a research process to determine if they show the results that are intended by the program. The program results have also been published in professional scientific journals.
For example: a program that is designed to increase physical activity among it's participants would be evaluated to measure whether or not a significant increase in physical activity actually happens after the participants complete the program.
Living Well with Chronic Conditions (Stanford's Chronic Disease Self-Management Program)
Tomando Control de su Salud (Stanford's Spanish Chronic Disease Self-Management Program)
Healthy Living with Diabetes (Stanford's Diabetes Self-Management Program)
Diabetes Prevention Program (WI Institute for Healthy Aging)
For a list of all Evidence-Based Health Promotion programs offered in Wisconsin please visit the Wisconsin Institute for Healthy Aging website.