BRInging the Diabetes Prevention Program to GEriatric Populations (BRIDGE)

Are you eligible to participate in this study?

You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions:
  • Age: Between 65 Year(s) - 99 Year(s)
  • Gender: Male or Female
  • Other Inclusion Criteria:
    1. Men and women aged ≥ 65 years
    2. Prediabetes (A1c between 5.7-6.4%, fasting glucose between 100-125 mg/dl, or oral glucose tolerance test between 140-199 mg/dL within 12 months)
    3. BMI ≥30 kg/m2
    4. English-speaking
    5. Under the care of a primary care provider (PCP) in the NYU Langone Health system
    6. Able to travel to NYU Langone for in-person evaluations
    7. Access to a telephone
    8. Provide informed consent

You may not be eligible for this study if the following are true:

    1. Prevalent diabetes or end-stage renal disease
    2. Prior participation in the Diabetes Prevention Program
    3. A documented current history of active psychosis or other cognitive issues via ICD-10 codes
    4. Taking FDA-approved weight loss medications
    5. Primary care provider (PCP) stating that patient should not participate
    6. Inability to communicate due to severe, uncorrectable hearing loss or speech disorder
    7. Severe visual impairment that precludes completion of assessments and/or intervention

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