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Rady Children's Specialists

Endocrinology / Diabetes

Classes

Printable Schedule of all Classes

For times and locations for each class, please see the Schedule.

Introduction to Pump Therapy

Registration: A referral is required from your endocrinologist. Please schedule at checkout or call 858-576-1700, ext.  226126.

This class is billed to insurance as diabetes education. Regular copays apply. Most health plans cover diabetes education.

Advanced Pump Class

This class is designed to help you make the best use of your insulin pump. Topics include using advanced bolus features and temporary basal rates. Insulin pump trainers will be in attendance for any questions. The class is recommended two to four months after starting on the pump.

RSVP: Pump RNs at 858-576-1700, ext. 226126 or send MyChart message

This class is billed to insurance as diabetes education. Regular copays apply. Most health plans cover diabetes education.

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.

Diabetes Holiday Party and Product Fair

Bring the family and learn about new diabetes products. Professional athletes with Type 1 diabetes featured.

Date: December 12, 2020

Location: Rady Children’s Education Office Building, 7960 Birmingham Drive

Registration: Opens Nov. 1 via Eventbrite