Assessment of Disease Management of Diabetes-Phase 1.
The Mille Lacs Band is a sovereign nation of the Ojibwe. The Treaty of 1855 with the United States established the Mille Lacs Band reservation in East Central Minnesota. Today, the Mille Lacs Band has approximately 3,600 members, 1,900 of whom live in the area surrounding beautiful Lake Mille Lacs. Type 2 diabetes is now an epidemic among American Indians. This poster summarizes the project , including an assessment of the situation and plan for action.