Diabetes Prevention in the Latino Population

August 19, 2010

In this "Developmental Disabilities Grand Rounds" presentation, Shari Barkin, MD, discusses the diabetes epidemic in the Latino population.

Watch as Shari Barkin, MD, discusses the recent rapid rise in adult obesity in the US , the relationships between parent and child obesity and factors, genetic and environmental contributors to obesity, an ecological model of obesity and obesity prevention, and two research studies on interventions with Latino families.