Classes & Events

Diabetes Self-Management Education Program


Our Diabetes self- management education (DSME) program is offered in both group and one-on-one settings for people diagnosed with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. The program provides comprehensive diabetes education for mastering the basic self-care skills for your lifelong journey:

  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Medical nutrition therapy
  • Flexibility & coping strategies
  • Reducing the risk of complications
  • Exercise & lifestyle coaching

2018 Location, Dates & Times

The program consists of two individual appointments and four classes (see schedule to below) over a three month time frame. All programs are led by our team of Certified Diabetes Educators, a registered nurse and/or a registered dietitian nutritionist. All classes will be held at: Braden Diabetes Center (1000 S. Eliseo Drive, Greenbrae, CA).
 

Series 1
January 9: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
January 16: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
January 23: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
March 27: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 2
February 6: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
February 13: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
February 20: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
April 24: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 3
March 6: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
March 13: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
March 20: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
May 22: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 

Series 4
April 3: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
April 10: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
April 17: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
June. 26: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 5
May 1: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
May 8: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
May 15: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
July 31: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 6
June 5: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
June 12: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
June 19: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
August 28: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 

Series 7
July 10: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
July 17: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
July 24: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
September 25: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 8
August 7: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
August 14: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
August 21: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
October 23: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 9
September 4: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
September 11: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
September 18: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
November 27: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 

Series 10
October 2: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
October 9: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
October 16: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
December 18: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 11
November 6: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
November 13: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
November 20: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Jan. 29, 2019: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 12
December 4: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
December 11: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
December 18: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Feb. 26, 2019: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 

Insurance

Most insurance companies, including Medicare, cover diabetes education with a referral from your physician.  We can review the specifics of your insurance or other payment options when you make your DSME appointment by calling 1-415-925-7370.