JDRF Tampa Bay Type One Nation Summit
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JDRF Tampa Bay Type One Nation Summit

JDRF Tampa Bay Type One Nation Summit

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The DoubleTree Hotel

4500 West Cypress Street

Tampa, FL 33607

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Registration is now open for the JDRF Tampa Bay Type One Nation Summit! Don't miss out on this unique event that will offer a day of outreach and education for our local type one diabetes (T1D) community. The day’s agenda will include:

  • Motivational speakers

  • Research update

  • Separate break-out sessions for teens and parents of teens

  • Panel discussion addressing T1D burnout

  • Breakout session for those newer to T1D, sponsored by Baycare

  • Interactive panel discussion on tackling T1D as an athlete

  • Children's area

  • Vendor area

  • Lunch included!

GUEST SPEAKERS:

  • Will Cross, Motivational Speaker, World-Class Athlete, Mountain Climber and type one diabetic

  • Kady Helme, Participant in the JDRF Artificial Pancreas Clinical Trial

  • Dr. Mark Atkinson, University of Florida Diabetes Institute

Special guests for the day will include pediatric psychologists specializing in children with T1D, Dr. Laura Smith and Dr. Jessica Pierce, former MLB pitcher and T1D, Jason Johnson, nutritionist, Suzanne McLay, certified diabetes educators, Juliana Hite, Cate White and Carrie Karr, and more!

Register today for this wonderful opportunity to gather with the local T1D community for a day of outreach, support and education, and information! Registration opens at 8:30 am; Program begins at 9:15 am. This event is free and all are welcome but reservations are required.

For questions, please contact the JDRF Tampa Bay Chapter at drivers@jdrf.org or (727) 344-2873.


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