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Principal Investigator
Charles B. Eaton, MD

Co-Principal Investigators
Kim M. Gans, PhD, MPH, LDN
Patricia Risica, DrPH

Sponsor
National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

Grant Number
09-32

Tailored Lifestyle Intervention in Obese Adults within Primary Care Practice
The Institute for Community Health Promotion (ICHP) has collaborated with the research team at Memorial Hospital of RI (MHRI) to develop a randomized controlled cluster designed clinical trial to evaluate the effectiveness of an innovative, tailored lifestyle intervention on overweight and obese patients in primary care practice. ICHP is a subcontractor on the project and will take the lead on developing the interventions and provide input into all study interventions and evaluation materials, protocols, and plans