Published on in Vol 5, No 3 (2016): Jul-Sept

Development of a Mobile Phone-Based Weight Loss Lifestyle Intervention for Filipino Americans with Type 2 Diabetes: Protocol and Early Results From the PilAm Go4Health Randomized Controlled Trial

Development of a Mobile Phone-Based Weight Loss Lifestyle Intervention for Filipino Americans with Type 2 Diabetes: Protocol and Early Results From the PilAm Go4Health Randomized Controlled Trial

Development of a Mobile Phone-Based Weight Loss Lifestyle Intervention for Filipino Americans with Type 2 Diabetes: Protocol and Early Results From the PilAm Go4Health Randomized Controlled Trial

Melinda Sarmiento Bender 1*, PhD, RN;  Glenn-Milo Santos 2*, PhD, MPH;  Carissa Villanueva 3*, BA;  Shoshana Arai 3*, PhD, RN

1 School of Nursing, Department of Family Health Care Nursing, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, US

2 School of Nursing, Department of Community Health Systems, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, US

3 Institute for Health and Aging, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, US

*all authors contributed equally

Corresponding Author:

  • Melinda Sarmiento Bender, PhD, RN
  • School of Nursing
  • Department of Family Health Care Nursing
  • University of California San Francisco
  • 2 Koret Way, N431C, Box 0606
  • San Francisco, CA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 415-502-5668
  • Email: melinda.bender@ucsf.edu