Presenter Profiles: Inequities in Glycemic Outcomes for Patients with Type 1 Diabetes: Six Years (2016-2021) Longitudinal Follow-Up by Race and Ethnicity of 36,390 Patients in the T1DX-QI Collaborative
What is your presentation about?
In this session, we present new data highlighting alarming racial inequities in diabetes device use and glycemic outcomes among a large cohort of people living with type 1 diabetes in the United States. We also share innovative strategies to address some of these inequities using insights from the T1DX-QI Collaborative.
What makes this topic important in 2022?
Inequities in diabetes have been amplified with the COVID-19 pandemic. This session is timely as it highlights both the problem and solutions.
How did you become involved with this area of diabetes research or care?
I started my diabetes research journey as a researcher focused on diabetes health inequities and social determinants of health.
What are you most looking forward to at the 82nd Scientific Sessions?
Meeting existing collaborators and making new friends.