Research Projects

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CDC’s Division of Diabetes Translation (DDT) conducts and supports studies, often in collaboration with partners, to develop and apply sound science to reduce the burden of diabetes and to address the public health research needs of DDT programs and the diabetes community.

Research Sections

  • Applied Research and Surveillance
    • Novel Approaches to State-level Diabetes and Prediabetes Surveillance
    • Longitudinal Epidemiologic Assessment of Diabetes Risk (LEADR)
    • Population-based Diabetes in Youth Registry, the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study
  • Effectiveness Research
    • Diabetes Prevention Program Outcome Study
    • Look AHEAD-Extension
    • 30-Year Follow-up of Da Qing Diabetes Prevention
  • Global Projects
    • Estimating Global Health Care Expenditure Associated with Diabetes
    • Collaborative Research in Diabetes Epidemiology and Economics with National Originations
  • Health Policy and Health Services
    • NEXTD-2 (Natural Experiments for Translation in Diabetes 2)
  • Modeling and Economics
    • Economic and Financial Burden of Diabetes
    • Synthesizing Evidence on Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions
    • Assessing the Long-Term Cost-Effectiveness of Interventions
Page last reviewed: May 16, 2018