mDAD: Mobile Diabetes Advice for Dads

Note: This study is no longer recruiting new participants.

Study Name: mDAD: Mobile Diabetes Advice for Dads

Principal Investigator: Jennifer Elder, PhD, RN, FAAN

Co-Investigator: Anastasia Albanese-O’Neill, MSN, ARNP, CDE

Phone: (352) 273-9297


What is the mDAD: Mobile Diabetes Advice for Dads Study?

The purpose of this study is to better understand the educational needs and priorities of fathers and step-fathers of children and youth with type 1 diabetes. The co-investigator, Anastasia Albanese-O’Neill, is building a diabetes educational program that will be available online and via mobile phone/tablet. Your participation will provide information about the diabetes-specific educational needs of fathers and step fathers of children with diabetes, and will help the investigators improve the content and design of the proposed diabetes educational program, Mobile Diabetes Advice for Dads (mDAD).

Who can participate?

Fathers or step-fathers of children with type 1 diabetes ages 6 to 17 years of age.

What do I have to do as a participant?

You will complete two online surveys and participate in an in-person interview at a time and location convenient for you. The total time required to complete the two surveys and the interview is approximately 1 ½ to 2 hours.

Additional Information:

Informed Consent Form