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Health Management and Education

Health Management and Education

Lets Get Started

Let’s Get Started is a 2 hour basic diabetes class for patients newly diagnosed or wishing to learn updated diabetes self-management skills.

Topics covered in the class include:

  •  Understanding basic diabetes physiology
  • Basic nutritionion concepts
  • Target blood sugar ranges
  • Identifying high and low blood sugars
  • The benefits of physical activity

The classes are open to UC Davis Health System Patients and Employees. These classes are offered in the Lawrence J. Ellison Ambulatory Care Center (Ellison Building) in Sacramento on the Third Floor, and  UC Davis Medical Group clinics. Please view the class schedule then contact your doctor’s office or call (916) 734-0718 to sign up.

Class Schedule






January 14 Sacramento Tues 9-11 am Ellison Center Rm 3010A
January 15 Davis Wed 2-4 pm Conference Room
January 23 Sacramento Thur 2-4 pm Ellison Center Rm 3030C
January 30 Folsom Thur 5-7 pm Conference Room
February 13 Auburn Mon 2-4 pm Conference Room
February 19 Sacramento Wed 5-7 pm Ellison Center Rm 3030C
March 8 Sacramento Sat 9-11 am Ellison Center Rm 3030C
March 11 Roseville Tues 2-4 pm Conference Room
April 17 Sacramento Thur 5-7 pm Ellison Center Rm 3010A
April 23 Rancho Cordova Wed 2-4 pm Conference Room
May 3 Carmichael Sat 9-11 am Conference Room
May 15 Sacramento Thur 2-4 pm Ellison Center Rm 3010A
May 19 Elk Grove Mon 9-11 am Conference Room
June 10 Auburn Tues 9-11 am Conference Room
June 23 Sacramento Mon 9-11 am Ellison Center Rm 3010A


Please note: all classes are subject to cancellation if enrollment is insufficient. In the event of a cancellation, all enrolled individuals will be notified prior to the start of the class.