Community-based Chronic Disease Management (CCDM)
Project Overview (PDF)
3rd Funding Cycle Impact Award
Project Start Date: 7/1/2007
Project End Date: 6/30/2010
Original Award Amount: $450,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $400,510*
Project Goal Statement: CCDM will effect prevention of complications by screening for/managing hypertension (HTN), diabetes (DM) and obesity (O) at churches and food pantries that serve Milwaukee's poor African Americans and by promoting low-cost medicine, nutrition, education and exercise in a tiered community model.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.