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Diabetes Overview

This free workshop is meant for anyone with diabetes, those with pre-diabetes, or at risk for pre-diabetes, and for individuals, family members and caregivers of those with diabetes. Anyone interested in learning more about diabetes is also welcome.

The workshop instructors are Terrye Peterson, RN, CDE and Susan Baer, RD, CDE.

The workshop series schedule and topics are below. We recommend that you attend all six sessions to get the most out of this series, practice what you learned and become healthier. Sessions occur on the last Wednesday of each month from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. via Zoom.

Please use the link below to register.

If you have any questions, contact Tiffany Vo at ttvo4@uci.edu 

Contact:

Tiffany Vo

Registration Instructions:

Registration is required for this free, virtual class by using the links next to the class date. Class dates and times may change without notice. Please note that we cannot record the workshop due to patient privacy. Be sure that you can make the date and time you select. 

You will get an automatic email immediately to confirm your registration. Closer to the date of the workshop, you will receive a Zoom link with your handouts and instructions from your workshop coordinator. You are welcome to take notes and share handouts with family and caregivers.

Nursing students: Our patient health education workshops are for our patients. If want to attend this workshop, please register through this Nursing Student Registration form

Nursing students will be required to review, sign and upload two documents:
(1) Student Code of Conduct and Observation Guidelines and
(2) Student Workshop Instructions and Verification Steps.

There is a limited capacity for nursing student attendees, and acceptance into the workshop is first-come, first-serve. If you’ve been accepted into the workshop, you’ll be contacted by the Patient Education Department with more information.

Dates Offered:

Wednesday, April 24, 2024 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
 Session 5: Psychosocial adjustment, health coping and patient health behavior goals
Wednesday, May 29, 2024 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
 Session 6: Preventing, detecting, treating chronic complications, foot care and ABC's