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Cutting Edge Treatments and Technologies for Diabetes Patients

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City Winery

1200 W Randolph St

Chicago, IL 60607

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Conversation on groundbreaking treatments, technologies and strategies for diabetes patients

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Join Cures Within Reach and others in this conversation about groundbreaking treatments, technologies and strategies for diabetes patients to manage their disease, reduce co-morbidities and improve quality of life.

Discussion topics will include:

  • a review of current treatment and disease management options in diabetes, including what is working and the patient’s journey;
  • cutting edge diabetes treatments and technologies in the near term pipeline and beyond; and
  • lessons learned from groundbreaking treatments in other diseases that can be applied to diabetes.

Speakers:

Keynote and Moderator: Denise Faustman, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School

Steven Russell, MD, PhD, Bionic Pancreas Clinical Team PI and Member of the Scientific Advisory Board of Beta Bionics

Additional patient speaker pending confirmation

After this session, Cures Within Reach will present Dr. Denise Faustman with the 2019 Global Health Repurposing Awards' Patient Impact Research Award to honor her groundbreaking work repurposing a generic tuberculosis vaccine in Type 1 diabetes for over a decade, including her ongoing Phase II study, and her published long-term results of the Phase I study.

Program

5:00pm Reception and Networking

6:00pm Diabetes Session

7:15pm GHRA award to Denise Faustman, MD, PhD

7:30pm Networking

8:30pm Event ends

subject to change

hors d'oerves, beer and wine included during networking

Note: discounted registration available for patients and caregivers of patients - email ghra@cureswithinreach.org

Funding support for this educational session and GHRA from Brand Institute, Horizon Therapeutics, Medidata, Recordati Rare Diseases, Takeda and TerSera.

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1200 W Randolph St

Chicago, IL 60607

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