Diabetes Prevention and Control

Types of Diabetes


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Contact us:

Julie Shasteen, PhD
Program Manager
E-mail: Diabetes@alaska.gov
Phone: 907-269-3454
Fax: 907-269-5446

Diabetes Prevention and Control: Resources for Providers

Diabetes Self-Management Education Programs

Programs Recognized in Alaska by the American Diabetes Association:

  • Sponsoring Organization: Providence Alaska Medical Center
    Site/Program Name
    : Providence Diabetes and Nutrition Center
    3200 Providence Dr.
    City, State, Zip:
    Anchorage, AK, 99508
    Program ID:
  • Sponsoring Organization: State of Alaska DHSS DPH
    Site/Program Name: Southcentral Foundation
    Address: 4201 Tudor Centre Drive
    City, State, Zip: Anchorage, AK, 99508
    Phone: 907-729-2689 x4380
    Program ID: 5873
  • Sponsoring Organization: Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation
    Site/Program Name: Diabetes Self-Management Education 
    6000 Kanakanak Road
    City, State, Zip: Dillingham, AK, 99576
    Phone: 907-842-9293
    Program ID: 324
  • Sponsoring Organization: Fairbanks Memorial Hospital
    Site/Program Name: Fairbanks Diabetes Center
    Address: 1919 Lathrop Street, Suite 122
    City, State, Zip: Fairbanks, AK, 99701
    Phone: 907-458-6400
    Program ID: 5116
  • Sponsoring Organization: Tanana Chiefs Conference
    Site/Program Name: Chief Andrew Isaac Health Center
    Address: 1717 West Cowles Street
    City, State, Zip: Fairbanks, AK, 99701
    Phone: 907-451-6682, ext. 3766
    Program ID: 5951
  • Sponsoring Organization: State of Alaska DHSS DPH
    Site/Program Name: Bartlett Diabetes Education Program
    Address: Bartlett Regional Hospital 3260 Hospital Dr.
    City, State, Zip: Juneau, AK, 99801
    Phone: 907-796-8649
    Program ID:
  • Sponsoring Organization: PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center
    Site/Program Name: PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center Diabetes Education Services
    Address: 3100 Tongass Ave.
    City, State, Zip: Ketchikan, AK, 99901
    Phone: 907-228-7685
    Program ID: 4511
  • Sponsoring Organization: Gloria Scalzo, RD
    Site/Program Name: Diabetes Self Management Consultants
    Address: 2490 Spruce Cape Road
    City, State, Zip: Kodiak, AK, 99615
    Phone: 907-486-0466
    Program ID: 6042
  • Sponsoring Organization: State of Alaska DHSS DPH
    Site/Program Name: Sitka Community Hospital DSME Program
    Address: 209 Moller Ave
    City, State, Zip: Sitka, AK, 99835
    Phone: 907-747-0388
    Program ID: 5910
  • Sponsoring Organization: Central Peninsula Hospital
    Site/Program Name: Diabetes Care Center
    Address: 250 Hospital Place
    City, State, Zip: Soldotna, AK, 99669
    Phone: 907-714-4726
    Program ID: 4631

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Programs Accredited in Alaska by the American Association of Diabetes Educators:

South Peninsula Hospital Diabetes Education Program
4300 Bartlett St.
Homer, AK 9960

Continuing Education

These websites offer accredited continuing education courses on line for provider groups as indicated. Fee information is listed at the site.

A catalogue of CE websites was developed and is maintained by Bernard Sklar, MD, MS, if you didn’t find what you needed above.

If you want to become a CDE


This list includes many of the major journals specifically related to diabetes and diabetes care and many of the major public health journals. Additional journals with diabetes-specific information are included in the MedBioWorld and Diabetes for Professionals below.

Alaska Diabetes Prevention and Control

ADA journals

American Medical Association

  • Journal of the American Medical Association (registration brings access to articles one year post-publication; some available sooner – this registration also offers access to articles in the various Archives journals)

American Public Health Association

Canadian Diabetes Association

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

European Association for the Study of Diabetes

Sage Publications

US Public Health Service

Lists of diabetes journals


Clinical guidelines

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