Published on in Vol 7 , No 2 (2022) :Apr-Jun

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/33082, first published .
Text Messages and Financial Incentives to Increase Physical Activity in Adolescents With Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes: Web-Based Group Interviews to Inform Intervention Design

Text Messages and Financial Incentives to Increase Physical Activity in Adolescents With Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes: Web-Based Group Interviews to Inform Intervention Design

Text Messages and Financial Incentives to Increase Physical Activity in Adolescents With Prediabetes and Type 2 Diabetes: Web-Based Group Interviews to Inform Intervention Design

Mary Ellen Vajravelu 1, 2 , MSHP, MD ;   Talia Alyssa Hitt 3 , MPH, MSHP, MD ;   NaDea Mak 4 , MPH, CCRP, CIP ;   Aliya Edwards 5 , BS ;   Jonathan Mitchell 6, 7 , PhD ;   Lisa Schwartz 7, 8 , PhD ;   Andrea Kelly 4, 7 , MSCE, MD ;   Sandra Amaral 5, 7 , MHS, MD

1 Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism , Department of Pediatrics , University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine , Pittsburgh , PA , US

2 Center for Pediatric Research in Obesity and Metabolism , University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine , Pittsburgh , PA , US

3 Division of Pediatric Endocrinology , Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine , Baltimore , MD , US

4 Division of Endocrinology & Diabetes , The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia , Philadelphia , PA , US

5 Division of Nephrology , The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia , Philadelphia , PA , US

6 Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition , The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia , Philadelphia , PA , US

7 Department of Pediatrics , Perelman School of Medicine , University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia , PA , US

8 Center for Childhood Cancer Research , Division of Oncology , The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , Philadelphia , PA , US

Corresponding Author:

  • Mary Ellen Vajravelu, MSHP, MD
  • Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
  • Department of Pediatrics
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • 4401 Penn Ave
  • Faculty Pavilion 6th Floor
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • US
  • Phone: 1 412 692 6533
  • Email: MaryEllen.Vajravelu@pitt.edu