Published on in Vol 6, No 1 (2022): January

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at https://preprints.jmir.org/preprint/31989, first published .
A Remote Health Coaching, Text-Based Walking Program in Ethnic Minority Primary Care Patients With Overweight and Obesity: Feasibility and Acceptability Pilot Study

A Remote Health Coaching, Text-Based Walking Program in Ethnic Minority Primary Care Patients With Overweight and Obesity: Feasibility and Acceptability Pilot Study

A Remote Health Coaching, Text-Based Walking Program in Ethnic Minority Primary Care Patients With Overweight and Obesity: Feasibility and Acceptability Pilot Study

Mary H Smart 1, MS, PharmD;  Nadia A Nabulsi 1, BSc, MPH;  Ben S Gerber 2, MD, MPH;  Itika Gupta 3, PhD;  Barbara Di Eugenio 3, PhD;  Brian Ziebart 3, PhD;  Lisa K Sharp 1, PhD

1 Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy, College of Pharmacy, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL, US

2 Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School , Worcester, MA, US

3 Department of Computer Science, College of Engineering, University of Illinois Chicago, Chicago, IL, US

Corresponding Author:

  • Lisa K Sharp, PhD
  • Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy
  • College of Pharmacy
  • University of Illinois Chicago
  • 833 South Wood St
  • Chicago, IL
  • US
  • Phone: 1 312 355 3569
  • Email: sharpl@uic.edu