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
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