Webinar on increasing National DPP Lifestyle Change Program Enrollment with Session Zero

Engagement Strategies for National DPP Lifestyle Change Programs: Spotlighting Session Zero



Please register for Engagement Strategies for CDC Diabetes Prevention Programs: Spotlighting Session Zero on February 15, 2017 2:00 PM EST at:  


This webinar will feature speakers from CDC and organizations around the country that are currently implementing the National Diabetes Prevention Program (National DPP).  National DPP organizations are trying a one- time brief workshop called Session Zero as part of their participant recruitment efforts. During Session Zero potential participants are introduced to the National DPP Lifestyle Change Program and how participation will help them lower their risk for Type 2 diabetes.

Webinar presenters will share key insights and answer your questions on how to engage and enroll participants in National DPP. 

Presenters Will Be: 

  • Krista Proia of the Synthesis Translation and Applied Research Team at DDT
  • Kimberly Lovelady of Fundamental Health Solutions
  • Karen Bailey of University Medical Associates
  • Art Franke of the National Kidney Foundation of Michigan

What you can gain from this webinar: 

  • Insights from the field on offering "Session Zero," an introductory or pre-session used to engage and enroll participants into CDC Recognized Lifestyle Change Programs. 
  • An approach for assessing the current evidence on new engagement/enrollment strategies before deciding what to implement 
  • Background on two projects implemented by the CDC focusing on engagement and enrollment into CDC Recognized Lifestyle Change Program: EASE Project (Evaluation and Assessment of Strategies for Enrollment) and DDT's Promising Practices Study 
  • Familiarity with DDT's Engage Work Group, which is focused on identifying and implementing effective strategies for engagement and retention in diabetes prevention and control programs, using behavioral insights approaches

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP) is jointly sponsored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) with the support of more than 200 partner organizations.

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