Saint Louis University

The Saint Louis University Center for Outcomes Research conducts research in the areas of medical care service delivery, device and medication development, and self-management education to improve the well-being of people with diabetes.

In addition to developing and coordinating research projects, SLUCOR faculty participate in a number of community-based programs that provide educational services to directly to people with diabetes, including the Diabetes Leadership Institute and Diabetes Network of St. Louis.

Research spotlight: Working in collaboration with the St. Louis Diabetes Coalition, SLUCOR is leading an innovative community-based program to develop and maintain self-management skills of people with Type 2 diabetes. The initiative, called Kick Diabetes, was funded by the St. Louis Regional Health Commission's Community-University Health Research Partnership. Find out more about SLUCOR's Diabetes Research.

Directors: Dr. Thomas E. Burroughs and Dr. Eric S. Armbrecht