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Rady Children's Specialists

Endocrinology / Diabetes


Introduction to Pump Therapy

Required class for those transitioning to the insulin pump. General review of insulin pump therapy including school management, safety guidelines and sick day management..

Please note: The school-aged child and their legal guardians must attend.

Time: 3:30-5 p.m.

Held virtually through Zoom


  • May 25
  • June 8 & 22
  • July 13 & 27
  • Aug. 10 & 24
  • Sept. 14 & 28
  • Oct. 12 & 26
  • Nov. 9 & 23
  • Dec. 14 & 28

Registration: Please schedule at check out, send a MyChart message or call 858-576-1700, ext. 226126.

Off to College with Type 1 Diabetes 

High school juniors, seniors and their parents learn tips to adjust to college life.

Weight Management Classes

These classes are recommended for anyone struggling with weight issues and interested in balancing their nutrition. Topics include healthy portions for kids, recipe modifications, snack ideas and the benefits of exercise. This is a series of two classes, one week apart. The child must attend both classes with the parent.  If the family is unable to attend both classes, they should reschedule to another set of classes when they are able to attend.

Registration: A physician referral is required. Please call 858-966-5999. 

This class is billed to insurance as medical nutritional therapy. Regular copays apply. Most health plans cover nutrition therapy.

One-on-One Education Sessions

Nursing and dietitian education appointments available. Please call 858-966-4032, option 1 to schedule appointment.