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Study on interaction of COVID-19 and diabetes in pregnancy

  • 1.  Study on interaction of COVID-19 and diabetes in pregnancy

    Posted 09-03-2020 17:48

    Dear Colleagues,

    I am pleased to let you know about the launch of a study, "Coincidence of COVID-19 and Diabetes in Pregnancy" (CoCoDiP). Its purpose is to investigate whether maternal diabetes (any form) and COVID-19 during pregnancy interact to cause more adverse outcomes for the mother and/or fetus or neonate. If you provide care for women during pregnancy or their neonates, I invite you to contribute to this study by entering de-identified patient data into a HIPAA-compliant REDCap survey instrument that is hosted on a Joslin Diabetes Center server. The patients DO NOT need to have diabetes or COVID-19 during pregnancy, but they DO need to have been pregnant on or after November 1, 2019.

    If you or a colleague is interested in contributing to this study or would like more information, please contact me at:



    Mary Loeken PhD
    Past Chair, ADA Pregnancy and Reproductive Health Interest Group
    Research Investigator
    Joslin Diabetes Center
    Boston MA