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Diabetes Clinical Trials

FIT4ALL is a community-based program from UMKC School of Medicine that aims to reduce diabetes risk with African American adults who are living with pre-diabetes. This is a 12-month diabetes clinical trial that provides diabetes prevention information, lifestyle tips, and tools on healthy eating, promoting exercise, and achieving a healthier weight.

What is pre-diabetes?

Pre-diabetes is a condition in which blood sugar levels are higher than normal but not high enough yet to be diagnosed as type 2 diabetes.

You qualify for this diabetes clinical study if you are:

☐ ≥18 years old

☐ African American

☐ Overweight (BMI of ≥25)

☐ Have NOT been diagnosed with diabetes

☐ NOT pregnant or planning on becoming pregnant in the next year

And you must meet ONE of the following:

☐ Diagnosed with pre-diabetes, or

☐ Previously diagnosed with gestational diabetes, or

☐ Have high risk result on Prediabetes Risk Test

What are the benefits of participating in a clinical trial?

☐ FREE diabetes prevention classes

☐ Blood work at no cost to you

☐ Receive support from a health coach

☐ Bond with others sharing the same goal

Tell me about the classes

☐ 22 evening classes over one year: 1 class every week for the first 6 months and 1-2 classes monthly for the last 6 months

☐ Classes are led by a certified diabetes prevention coach from the urban Kansas City community

☐ Classes are held in multiple locations in Kansas City, MO including: fitness facilities, community-based organizations, churches

☐ The class locations will be easy to access, have ample free parking, and are on bus line

How to join the FIT4ALL diabetes clinical trial?

Contact us by email or call Justin at 816.404.8187.

DOWNLOAD the Fit4All Diabetes Clinical Trial Flyer