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

2019 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 8: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
January 15: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
January 22: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
March 26: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 2
February 5: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
February 12: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
February 19: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
April 23: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 3
March 5: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
March 12: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
March 19: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
May 28: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 

Series 4
April 2: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
April 9: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
April 16: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
June. 25: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 5
May 7: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
May 14: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
May 21: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
July 30: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 6
June 4: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
June 11: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
June 18: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
August 27: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 

Series 7
July 9: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
July 16: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
July 23: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
September 24: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 8
August 6: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
August 13: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
August 20: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
October 22: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 9
September 3: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
September 10: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
September 17: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
November 19: 1:30pm - 3:30pm

 

Series 10
October 1: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
October 8: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
October 15: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
December 17: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 11
November 5: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
November 12: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
November 19: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Jan. 28, 2020: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Series 12
December 3: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
December 10: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
December 17: 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Feb. 25, 2020: 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.