The project entitled “An Exercise Intervention to Prevent Recurrent Gestational Diabetes” has the primary goals to investigate the effects of a motivationally-tailored, individually targeted 12-wk physical activity intervention on 1) risk of recurrent Gestational Diabetes Mellitus, 2) serum biomarkers associated with insulin resistance, 3) and the adoption and maintenance of exercise during pregnancy is funded by the National Institutes of Health and being conducted in Springfield.
Program Impact Region:
Program identifies community participants.
Program Start (and End Dates):
December 31, 2006 to December 31, 2012
Baystate Medical Center
Springfield, MA 01199United States
Program Director's Email Address:
Megan Ward Harvey
UNIT: Colleges, Schools, Departments, Centers, and Institutes:
School of Public Health and Health Sciences/Epidemiology