Looking for classes as part of your treatment, or just want to learn more about Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes? Or maybe you're simply looking for fun activities for your child with diabetes? You're in the right place. By clicking on individual links you can save or print a personal calendar showing only the events that interest you.

April 9

Caregiver’s Workshop
Workshop is designed to help caregivers such as grandparents, aunts/uncles, siblings, babysitters and family friends feel more comfortable while caring for children and adults with Type 1 Diabetes.

Patient and Family

Topics We Plan To Discuss:

  • What is diabetes and why do some kids get it?
  • Types of insulin and how they work
  • Blood sugar testing and insulin injections
  • How to treat high and low blood sugars
  • Carbohydrate Counting
  • Ongoing Diabetes Research at NBDC
  • Hands-on demonstration & use of meters, insulin pens, needles and pumps

To RSVP: Please contact Andrea Lopera at anl9040@nyp.org or 212-851-5494

April 2

Diabetes Research Panel

Patient and Family


APRIL 2, 2014

6:00 - 8:00 PM

The University Club of New York, 1 West 54th Street, New York, New York

Event Hosts: Mary Elizabeth Bunzel, Paul Healy, Alka Singh

Suggested Gift: $100/individual, $175/couple to support the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center

Contact Morgan Tupper for additional details: met2170@columbia.edu