From lifestyle changes to medications, from screenings and tests to diet and exercise, living with diabetes may seem overwhelming. But you’ve got this and we’re here to help, no matter where you are in your journey!

2021 Programs

Reverse the Risk: Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

What is pre-diabetes and how do you know if you or loved ones are at risk? MVP Diabetes Care and Education Specialists will explore pre-diabetes, the associated risks, and offer guidance on how to prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes and what you should discuss with your doctor.


Presenters: Sandra Morton, RN, CDCES, MVP Case Manager and Jill Lyons, RN, CDCES, MVP Case Manager


Take the Wheel: Understanding a Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis

You’ve been diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes, now what? MVP Medical Director, Ankit Garg, MD is here to help you into the driver seat of your diabetes care plan. Dr. Garg will address topics and questions that come with a diabetes diagnosis. Plus, learn different methods of testing blood sugar and other diabetes self-care musts.


Presenter: Ankit Garg, MD, MVP Medical Director


Avoid Roadblocks: Preventing Complications with Diabetes

Having a diabetes care plan helps to minimize barriers to care and reduce the risk for future health complications. MVP clinicians will offer guidance so that you or your loved ones can confidently overcome potential cost or medical challenges and stay on track with medications and routine diabetes screenings.


Presenters: Ankit Garg, MD, MVP Medical Director and Samuel Slevinski, PharmD, RPh, MVP Clinical Pharmacist


Fuel for Life: Managing Diabetes with Nutrition

A well-balanced diet is essential for taking control of diabetes. Learn specific skills like reading a nutrition label and meal planning from an MVP Registered Dietitian, so that you are confident with your nutrition choices. Plus, learn how to address common nutrition issues like rising food costs and fad diets.


Presenter: Marissa Donofrio, RD, MVP Health Coach


  • 2020 Diabetes Education Webinar Series


    Diabetes 101

    It’s important to know if you are living with diabetes so you can get the right care. This presentation will cover important topics including different types of diabetes, what symptoms to look for, and the treatment you may need if you are living with diabetes.

    Presenters:
    Sandra Morton, RN, CDCES, CHWC, MVP Case Manager
    Jill Lyons, RN, CDCES, CCM, MVP Case Manager


    Managing Your Diabetes

    Regular check-ups and routine health screenings are important for managing your diabetes and may help prevent future problems. This presentation will explain what to expect during these visits, and what to discuss with your provider.

    If you have an appointment coming up, consider downloading the American Diabetes Association Standards of Care information flyer to bring with you.

    Presenters:
    Sandra Morton, RN, CDCES, CHWC, MVP Case Manager
    Jill Lyons, RN, CDCES, CCM, MVP Case Manager


    Nutrition Management

    A healthy diet can help improve your quality of life and prevent future health issues. This presentation will go over healthy food choices and meal planning tips.

    Presenter:
    Marissa Donofrio, MVP Health Coach


    Practical Fitness Solutions

    Regular exercise is important for managing your diabetes. This presentation will explain the benefits of exercise and provide tips for improving your activity level.

    Presenter:
    Angela Beutel, MVP Health Coach