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ELSA: Research study – screening children in schools for type 1 diabetes

School/community nurses are invited to take part in an interview around screening children in schools for type 1 diabetes


ELSA are opening a research study, which is screening children for type 1 diabetes The study is launching in the West Midlands this summer 2022. We will be recruiting and testing children in schools.

We are currently interviewing stakeholders, including school and community nurses to understand their thoughts and ideas around screening children for type 1 diabetes. We want to hear school nurses’ experiences of children with type 1 diabetes and if they think testing children in schools would be feasible. There are no right or wrong answers, we simply want to understand your perspectives and any concerns.

For any nurse who would like to take part in this study, please fill in this quick online form: CONTACT DETAILS FORM.

We can arrange the interview at a convenient time: daytime, evening or weekends.

Please let us know if you have any queries:
Thank you for your interest and we would love to hear from you.

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