Jefferson University Hospitals

Learning to Manage and Live with Diabetes

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The Center for Urban Health works collaboratively with the Jefferson Diabetes Center to provide individuals and families living with diabetes and prediabetes education tools and resources to better self-manage diabetes, reduce complications and improve quality of life.

Register for our in-person classes or our online classes.

This program is accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators.

Cost: FREE

Registration Instructions:

Please call 1-800-JEFF- NOW (1-800- 533-3669) or register online below for our in-person or online events.

Online Registration - To receive class materials and information about logging into the Zoom Video Conferencing Room please register by April 16, 2018.  

For more information, call Neva White at the Jefferson Center for Urban Health at 215-955-2397.

Dates Offered:

Monday, April 30, 2018 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

This four-session class takes place every Monday evening from April 30 through May 21.

Topics include:
April 30th - Overview of Diabetes: Know your Numbers
May 7 - Healthy Eating: Carbohydrate Counting & Reading Food Labels
May 14 - Healthy Eating: Meal Planning
May 21 - Reducing Risks: Taking Control

Registration closes April 16.

Online Class

Wednesday, May 2, 2018 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

This three-session class takes place every Wednesday Afternoon from May 2 through May 16.

Topics include:
May 2 - Overview of Diabetes and Glucose Monitoring
May 9 - Healthy Eating and Diabetes
May 16 - Reducing Risk and Avoiding Complications

2422-24 South Broad Street, 2nd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19145

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