The Health Delivery Systems Center for Diabetes Translational Research (HDS-CDTR) is one of the sites of the NIDDK supported Centers for Diabetes Translation Research (CDTR) the NIDDK-supported Centers for Diabetes Translation Research (CDTR) are part of an integrated program whose cores support and enhance diabetes type II translation research (e.g. bedside to practice and the community, dissemination and implementation science).NIDDK’s Diabetes Centers program supports extramural research institutions that have established an existing base of high-quality, diabetes-related research.