Clinical Trial

Virtual World Training for Community Health Workers (CHW)

Study Description

Virtual World Training for Community Health Workers (CHW)

Standard, effective, and scalable training models are needed to help equip community health workers in their community-based diabetes prevention awareness efforts. This study will tailor/adapt, implement, and evaluate an innovative internet-based virtual world model to remotely deliver a diabetes prevention awareness training program to community health workers.

Location

Locations Selected Location

Methods

No pharmaceutical medication involved No pharmaceutical medication involved
Patients and healthy individuals accepted Patients and healthy individuals accepted

Behavioral - Virtual Training

The intervention will involve an 8 session/topic CHW training focused on raising awareness of diabetes prevention in the communities they serve. It will be delivered remotely using an internet based approach.

Behavioral - In Person Training

The intervention will involve an 8 session/topic CHW training program focused on raising awareness of diabetes prevention in the communities they serve. It will be delivered during in person sessions.

Additional Information

Official Study Title

Reaching Racial/Ethnic Minority Communities to Support Healthy Lifestyle Change: Virtual World Training for Community Health Workers

Clinical Trial ID

NCT04161846

ParticipAid ID

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