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JDRF TypeOneNation Summit - (Arizona) 2020

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Desert Willow Conference Center

4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd.

Phoenix, AZ 85040

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Join us for our annual educational summit that brings together all within the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community. TypeOneNation is a day of education where you can talk to experts about research advances, meet with other attendees to exchange ideas, and participate in discussions important to you. Educational sessions will be focused on T1D care and management and will be geared toward different audiences.

The event is open to anyone impacted by T1D. Registration includes a full day of educational sessions to choose from, continental breakfast, healthy snacks & beverages, and full hot & cold buffet lunch with gluten-free and vegetarian options. Don't wait to register, space is limited!

Kids 17 and under are free!

GUEST SPEAKERS include:

  • Annie Shultz, Program Manager, Diabetes TrialNet Hub

  • Rob Howe, "Founder, Diabetics Doing Things" Podcast and social media influencer

  • Dana Lewis, "Founder, OpenAPS" - open source artificial pancreas system movement''

  • Sierra Sandison, Miss Idaho 2014 and Author of Sugar Linings

BREAKOUT SESSION TOPICS include:

  • Closing the loop: Tips and Tricks for Switching to Automated Insulin Delivery

  • Living in the T1D Renaissance: How Social Media & Technology make this the best time to live with T1D

  • LIVE Podcast with Rob Howe and Paloma "Glitter Glucose" Kema

  • Managing Diabetes Distress and Burnout for Adults

  • Ask the Endos Panel

  • Going Off to College

  • Exercise

  • "I've got 99 problems but carbs ain't one!"

  • Sisterhood of the Defunct Pancreases

  • and more!

Teen Central: For tweens and teens 12 - 17 years old with T1D. Teen Central provides the perfect opportunity for teens to hang out, meet other T1D teens, and have mini-breakout sessions just for them! Space is limited and must be registered to participate! 8:00am - 1:00pm with all snacks and meals included.

Kids Zone: Children ages 5-11 are invited to enjoy a fun-filled day in our Kids Zone - enrollment limited, must register to attend. Provides an opportunity for parents to enjoy the main program presentations while their kids enjoy a variety of supervised age-appropriate activities. Snacks and meals provided.

Parent or guardian must be registered and on-site during Kids Camp and Teen Central.

TrialNet Screenings available. We are pleased to include the Pathway to Prevention screening for relatives of people with T1D. Meet with medical experts for details and sign up to help researchers learn more about how T1D develops and plan new studies exploring ways to prevent it. For more information, visit www.trailnet.org







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Desert Willow Conference Center

4340 E. Cotton Center Blvd.

Phoenix, AZ 85040

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