Healthy Hillsborough Coalition - Hillsborough County, FL (Cohort 8 - 2019)

Team Members

  • Leslene Gordon
  • Chrisoula Kiriazis
  • Debra Harris
  • Tricia Penniecook
  • Langdon Grace Liggett

Team Overview

Collaborative development and implementation of a multi-sector system that identifies and addresses the environmental and social risk-factors for diabetes. Includes: screening for social determinants of health and food insecurity in clinical care and ERs and coordinating referrals to medical home and social services. This model aims to address the underlying causes of behaviors linked to diabetes and can be facilitated by community health workers.