Healthy Fit

Study Name Healthy Fit
Study Acronym
Funding Agency NCI NIH HHS
Primary Research Focus Healthy Fit uses community health workers to extend public health department infrastructure and address Hispanic health disparities related to cardiovascular disease and access to preventive health services. We evaluated the effectiveness of Healthy Fit in 1) reaching Hispanic Americans facing health disparities, and 2) helping participants access preventive health services and make behavior changes to improve heart health.
Study Design Name
Number Participants 500-1000
Study Website https://sph.uth.edu/research/centers/chppr/research/project.htm?project=b8fa9170-660a-413e-b847-e450b8f536dc
Protocol Ids 770101
Grant Number U54 CA153505
Citation Link https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29704370/