Research Reports: Case StudyThe Los Angeles Diabetes Prevention Coalition Experience Practical Applications of Social Network Analysis to Inform Coalition Building in Chronic Disease PreventionDeFosset, Amelia R. MPH; Mosst, Jennifer Torres PhD, MSSW, MPH; Gase, Lauren N. PhD, MPH; Kuo, Tony MD, MSHSAuthor Information Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, California (Ms DeFosset and Drs Mosst and Kuo); VentureWell, Hadley, Massachusetts (Dr Gase); and Department of Epidemiology, Jonathan and Karin Fielding School of Public Health, Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, and Population Health Program, Clinical and Translational Science Institute, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California (Dr Kuo). Correspondence: Amelia R. DeFosset, MPH, Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention, Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, 3530 Wilshire Blvd, 8th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010 (firstname.lastname@example.org). The authors thank the staff of the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health Division of Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention for their contributions to this article. This project was supported in part by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) cooperative agreement, award No. U58DP005509. Conclusions presented in the article are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinions or views of the CDC, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, or any organization mentioned in the text. The funding entities have no role in the design of the study, in the analyses and interpretation of the data, in the writing of the manuscript, or in the decision to publish the results. The authors report no conflicts of interest. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice: May/June 2020 - Volume 26 - Issue 3 - p 270-279 doi: 10.1097/PHH.0000000000000958 Buy Metrics Copyright © 2020 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.