June 12, 2014

Health Plus launches Diabetes Prevention Program

Health Plus has begun offering the National Diabetes Prevention Program to Vanderbilt staff and faculty.

The program been proven to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes through group sessions with a trained lifestyle coach. Health Plus is offering the program for faculty and staff who have pre-diabetes or are at high risk for diabetes. The focus is on developing skills to lose weight, be more physically active and control stress.

An information session will be Monday, June 16, at 11:30 a.m. in room 206 of the Preston Research Building.

For more information, contact Lisa Connor, R.N., at 343-9623 or lisa.r.connor@vanderbilt.edu.

The Health and Wellness information page on the program is here.