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2020 TypeOneNation Summit - JDRF Capital and Maryland Chapters

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Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center

5701 Marinelli Rd

Rockville, MD 20852

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The JDRF Capital and Maryland chapters cordially invite you to join other individuals, families, and caregivers affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) at all life stages for a day of education and connection at the 10th annual JDRF TypeOneNation Summit. Talk to experts about research advances, meet with other attendees to exchange ideas, and participate in discussions important to you.

Children ages 5-18 may join the Youth Program and enjoy activities and educational programming throughout the day.

The Vendor Hall, showcasing the latest in diabetes management tools and technology, local support and educational resources, and diabetes camps, will be open all day. In addition, TrialNet will be on-site conducting new screenings. Please visit their table in the Vendor Hall for more information or to sign up for a screening time.

Newly diagnosed? Visit our Newly Diagnosed Welcome Center at the Summit to connect in an informal setting with other adults and parents of children with T1D as well as JDRF chapter staff and board members.

The program schedule, featured speakers, and additional details are at jdrfsummit.org.


Frequently Asked Questions:

What is the cost to attend this event?
The Summit is free to attend, however the suggested donation is $50 per person, which covers the cost of the venue, parking, and lunch.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
No -- you do not need to bring a copy of your registration confirmation and no tickets will be sent. Simply check-in by last name when you arrive and make a nametag.

What are my transportation options?
Free parking is available in the conference center garage on Executive Blvd. The hotel is a short walk from the White Flint Metro station on the Red line. For additional public transportation options, click here.

What should I bring to the event?
Bring any necessary diabetes supplies and your questions! Attire is casual.

What is the schedule for the day?
Check-in begins at 8:30AM. The Vendor Hall and Newly Diagnosed Welcome area open at 8:30AM. Breakout sessions run from 9:00-10:20AM and the main program begins at 10:30AM. A buffet lunch (for adults and children) is served at 12:00PM. The program concludes at 3:30PM.

What food will be served at the event?
Coffee and tea will be available in the morning. A buffet lunch will be served at 12:00PM.

Is there a discounted room rate at the Marriott?
Yes! Please use this link for a special room rate of $95 (plus tax) for March 6-7. This special rate expires on Friday, Feb 14.




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