Spring 2021: Cooper Community Seminars and Programs

Programs for People with Diabetes

In-person and virtual programs offered. Register by calling 856.321.0012. In-person location for all diabetes programs is at the Cooper Specialty Center at Cherry Hill, 2339 West Route 70, Cherry Hill, NJ 08034.

The Diabetes Weigh

Managing diabetes takes time, attention, perseverance, and skill. We develop an individualized program that’s right for you. There are five weekly sessions. The start dates are:

10 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

  • August 10, 2021

2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • July 8, 2021
  • September 16, 2021

6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

  • September 13, 2021

One-day session:
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.

  • August 19, 2021
  • September 21, 2021

What Is Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM)?

Everyone’s talking about CGM. Learn what it is, what systems are available, how they differ, and whether it is right for you. Bring your questions!
1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

  • July 7, 2021
  • September 8, 2021
  • August 25, 2021

Using Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) for Change

Two-class series

CGM is an exciting diabetes technology that can help you to learn more about your body, your food, activity, and what happens to your glucose throughout the day and overnight.

Class 1: We will discuss personal systems and place a sensor that you will wear for two weeks.

Class 2: You will learn to interpret the information gathered while wearing the sensor.

Sessions: 1 p.m. – 2 p.m.

  • July 21 and August 11, 2021
  • September 29 and October 20, 2021

Moving Forward With Type 1 Diabetes

Have you been living with Type 1 diabetes for years? Don’t get stuck in the past! Were you recently diagnosed with LADA (latent autoimmune diabetes in adults) or autoimmune diabetes in adults? We will review the things you’ve forgotten and bring your knowledge into the 21st century.

4 weekly sessions • Start date:
1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

  • September 12, 2021

Regional Cleft Palate— Craniofacial Program

A 24-hour newborn outreach and assessment is available to birthing hospitals for infants with cleft and craniofacial conditions, including assistance with feeding issues. For information and referral, call 856.722.9110. Parent-to-parent support.

Safe Kids Free Car Seat Safety In-Person or Virtual Checkups

Child safety seat technicians will check your child’s car seat for proper installation, factory recalls, defects, and proper seat selection, based on your child’s age, weight, and height.

In-Person Car Seat Checkups

Visit CooperHealth.org/CarSeat for schedules and locations near you.

Virtual Car Seat Checkups
Safe Kids will also be offering “virtual” car seat safety checkups live through a video call. To schedule a live virtual car seat checkup, email Maureen Donnelly, Certified Safe Kids Child Passenger Safety Technician Instructor, at donnelly-maureen@cooperhealth.edu or call 856.342.2082.

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