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The Diabetes Prevention and Control Program's efforts to reduce the burden of diabetes in Alaska are consistent with national strategies and place special emphasis on communities and populations at risk for diabetes.

Diabetes Prevention Classes

Two 16-Week Classes Starting FEBRUARY 16th, 2015
Cost is $240 and payment is due upon admission (payment plans
are available). Contact Leslie Shallcross of the UAF Cooperative Extension Service at 907-786-6313 for more information. 
Choose from two options:
11AM-12PM or

The Alaska Diabetes Control Program:

  • monitors the burden of diabetes;
  • provides public education and information;
  • develops community-based diabetes programs;
  • translates research into clinical practice by providing professional education programs;
  • partners with other governmental, voluntary, professional, academic and financial organizations;
  • to provide a comprehensive approach to reducing the burden of diabetes in Alaska.



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