Mara Z. Vitolins

Title: Accountability Matters: Phase 3 of the Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes Trial (HELP PD)


Dr. Mara Vitolins has a long-standing commitment to and experience in developing and implementing interventions to improve health. She is registered and licensed dietitian/nutritionist and has been fortunate to be involved in several large intervention trials focused on dietary modification (Women’s Health Initiative-past PI Wake Forest clinical site) and lifestyle interventions including weight loss and physical activity [the Action for Health in Diabetes Trial (Look AHEAD: Co-I), the Healthy Living Partnerships to Prevent Diabetes (HELP PD- Phase 3: PI), La Comunidad (HELP PD translated for the local Latino population: PI)].  She has been conducting clinical trials testing nutrition and lifestyle modification interventions for over 20 years

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