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Special Diabetes Program for Indians [SDPI] Healthy Heart Initiative

Program Type: Promising Practice -Programs not formally evaluated (or formal evaluation is not yet complete) but identified by experts as programs with results suggesting efficacy and worthy of further study in broader pilot implementation efforts.

Description:
In 2004, Congress established the SDPI Demonstration projects as an initiative to apply research findings in real-world settings to prevent diabetes and cardiovascular disease. The SDPI Demonstration project consists of two initiatives: The SDPI Diabetes Prevention Program and the SDPI Healthy Heart Initiative. These programs have been successful at providing diabetes care and prevention activities to the communities served.

Age Group(s):
Children, Adolescents, Adults, Elderly

Site Type(s):
Community, Clinic/Health Center

Health Indicator(s):
Diabetes

Service Area:
Aberdeen

Keyword(s):
Health promotion and wellness, SDPI

Name: Janelle Trottier
Site or Location Name: Aberdeen Area I.H.S.
Address:
115 4th Ave. SE Rm. 309
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Unites States
Email: janelle.trottier@ihs.gov
Phone: [605] 226-7474

Primary Contact Name: Janelle Trottier
Site or Location Name: Aberdeen Area I.H.S.
Address:
1800 Syracuse Avenue
Norfolk, NE 68701
United States
Email: hilaryh@poncatribe-ne.org
Phone: [401] 371-8834