Successful living with diabetes

Older gentleman waving to virtual class members via an ipad

Type 2 and You

Our four-session virtual type 2 diabetes program is facilitated by a multidisciplinary team of certified diabetes educators, nurses, dietitians and behavioral health professionals. 

Program Features

  • Virtual sessions provided from the comfort of home.
  • Receive our type 2 diabetes educational book, mailed prior to the first class.
  • Problem-solving practice with real-world diabetes challenges.
  • Group support from others who can relate to living with diabetes.
  • A one-on-one session with a diabetes educator after program completion.

The Harold Schnitzer Diabetes Health Center Successful Living with Diabetes Program has been recognized by the American Diabetes Association for Quality Self-Management Education and Support.

Virtual  - details for online access provided during registration.

Registration Details
The program includes 4-consecutive virtual sessions.  The cost of this program is covered by most insurance plans if you have a referral from your medical provider.  Classes are open to all, both OHSU and non-OHSU participants.

To register, call our clinic 503-494-3273. For questions, contact Sheila Visvanathan 503-494-2653 or email

January Fridays
7th, 14th            2 PM – 4:30 PM
21st, 28th         
2 PM – 4 PM

February Saturdays
5th, 12th            10 AM 12:30 PM
19th, 26th          10 AM 12 PM

March Mondays
7th, 14th             9:30 AM 12 PM
21st, 28th           9:30 AM –  11:30 AM

April Wednesdays
6th, 13th              2 PM –  4:30 PM
20th, 27th            2 PM 4 PM

May Saturdays
7th, 14th              10 AM 12:30 PM
21st, 28th            10 AM 12 PM

June Fridays
3rd, 10th             2 PM 4:30 PM
17th, 24th           2 PM – 4 PM

July Wednesdays
6th, 13th            2 PM –  4:30 PM
20th, 27th          2 PM –  4 PM

August Mondays
1st, 8th            9:30 AM 12 PM
15th, 22nd      9:30 AM 11:30 AM

September Fridays
2nd, 9th           2 PM 4:30 PM
16th, 23rd      2 PM –  4 PM

October Saturdays
8th, 15th          10 AM – 12:30 PM
22nd, 29th      10 AM – 12 PM

November Mondays
7th, 14th        9:30 AM – 12 PM
21st, 28th      9:30 AM 11:30 AM

December No classes