A free, monthly diabetes education class with expert speakers (for the first hour), and group discussion (for the last hour), provides science-based information to help all community members increase knowledge about diabetes. Individuals and families who live with diabetes are encouraged to attend. No registration is required - just show up!
When: First Thursday of the month (except July),
Time: Lecture: 7 to 8 p.m. Support Group: 8 to 9 p.m.
Where: Conrad E. Anderson, M.D. Auditorium (Washington West, 2500 Mowry)
See map below for class locations.
Call: (510) 745-6556 for more information
Upcoming Diabetes Matters seminars:
Topic: Treating and Preventing Foot Sores
Speaker: Prasad Kilaru, M.D., Plastic Surgeon
Topic: Seasonal Success for Diabetes Meal Planning
Speaker: Anna Mazzei, Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator
Topic: Partnering with Doctor to Improve Control
Speaker: Archana Bindra, M.D., Endocrinology
Topic: Strategies for Support: Coping with Chronic Illness During the Holidays
Speaker: Michelle Hedding, MA, MSN, RN, CLN, CHPN
For more information on upcoming Diabetes Matters seminars, call (510) 745-6556.
If you wish to get on the mailing list to receive flyers about specific, upcoming events, please contact Vida Reed, R.N., Certified Diabetes Educator at Washington Hospital at (510) 745-6556 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.