A qualitative study of patients' experiences, perceptions, concerns, stressors, and needs managing type 1 diabetes through pregnancy


We are recruiting women in Canada with type 1 diabetes who are currently pregnant or have been pregnant for a research study.

We are asking women to participate in interviews to discuss their experiences and challenges while living with type 1 diabetes during pregnancy.

Eligible participants from anywhere in Canada will be invited to take part in a focus group remotely over Zoom.

Participation in this study will require about 1-2 hours.


Currently recruiting participants: Yes

Eligible gender: Transgender, Female

Eligible ages: 18 to 50

Accepts healthy participants: Yes

Inclusion criteria:

I01. Self-report of previous diagnosis of T1D for at least 12 months
I02. Self-report of previous or current pregnancy
I03. Able to provide informed consent
I04. Have access to internet for Zoom video call


Fill out the following form if you want to participate in this research

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Amy Dunlop, RN

Principal investigator:

Lois E. Donovan

Clinical trial: