DPP Sustainability – Module 2 Program Operations and Fundraising

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Diabetes Prevention Program and Sustainability Management

Release Date: December 23, 2016
End Date: August 30, 2017
Estimated Time to Finish: 1 hour (30 minutes for modules; 15 minutes to complete the worksheet; 15 minutes for testing)



Diabetes Prevention Programs (DPP) are well established in the literature as evidence-based and effective.   They are supported by many national organizations and endorsed by the CDC. Despite the widespread approval of the programs, little information exists in training program leadership how to effectively manage and sustain a program. This is critical information for long term program operations and management.



As a result of participating in this activity the learner should be able to:

  • Identify best practices in program operations.
  • Conceptualize ways to set a budget for your DPP programs.
  • Apply the basics of fundraising.
  • Describe ways to fund raise effectively for DPP programs.
  • Identify sources of support for DPP programs.

Learning objectives apply to all professions in the target audience



Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Preventative Medicine Physicians, ARNPs, PAs, and Nurses.  Registered Dietitians, Psychologists, Pharmacists, Licensed Social Work and Mental Health Professionals, Community Health Education Specialists, and all Individuals leading or interested in Diabetes Prevention Programs.



Nicole Johnson, DrPH, MPH, MA – Executive Director, Bringing Science Home



Program Operations and Fundraising

Nicole Johnson, DrPH, MPH, MA
Executive Director, Bringing Science Home
University of South Florida

Stephanie Melton, PhD, MPH, MA
Assistant Director, Bringing Science Home
College of Public Health
University of South Florida

Lorraine Stiehl, BA
StiehlWorks, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
Diabetes Hands Foundation



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