Our team pulls together the experience of many specially trained and certified diabetes experts. Each member has more than a decade of experience working with diabetes patients and managing diabetes care.

Working together, our endocrinologists, certified diabetes educators, nurses and staff are passionate about helping patients achieve their best health.

Diabetes Education Lori Cooper

Lori Cooper MD
Endocrinologist, Medical Director for Diabetes Education

Dr. Cooper is a graduate of Albany Medical College. She completed her residency in internal medicine at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco and a fellowship in endocrinology at the University of Washington.

Diabetes Education Laura Cosenza

Laura Cosenza ARNP, CDE
Diabetes Nurse Practitioner

Laura earned bachelor and master degrees in nursing at Andrews University in Michigan. As a certified diabetes educator, she treats Polyclinic endocrinology patients in their follow-up care for diabetes.

Diabetes Education Tracey Graber

Tracey Graber RD, CDE
Dietitian & Diabetes Educator

Tracey is a certified diabetes educator and certified insulin pump trainer. Tracey received her bachelor's degree from the University of Vermont and completed her dietetic internship at Bastyr University. She provides individual nutrition education on many topics including diabetes, weight loss, food allergies and heart health.

Diabetes Education Marika Saarinen

Marika Saarinen PharmD, CDE
Diabetes Educator

Marika is a certified diabetes educator and certified product trainer for insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors. She received her doctor of pharmacy degree from Purdue University and completed her post graduate pharmacy residency at Virginia Mason Medical Center. Marika has a special interest in diabetes medication management and helping patients learn to use insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors.