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JDRF TypeOneNation Summit - Middle Tennessee 2018

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Embassy Suites - Cool Springs

820 Crescent Centre Drive

Franklin, TN 37067

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JDRF TypeOneNation Summit will provide information and resources that can improve life with T1D at all stages and ages. Speak with experts, learn about the latest research advances, meet with other families to exchange ideas, and participate in breakout sessions about topics and discussions most important to you!

Hear from nationally recognized speakers, including Gary Scheiner (author of the best selling Think Like a Pancreas) and David Thomas (author of the best-selling Wild Things: The Art of Nurturing Boys).

Interested in the Artificial Pancreas? Hear our Presenting Sponsor MEDTRONIC and others talk about the Artificial Pancreas advancements and what is coming up next.

General Sessions:

The Evolution of Diabetes Care

T1D Technology

Breakout Sessions:

*Click here to view full descriptions of each session:

  • All About Artificial Pancreas

  • The Art of Nurturing Kids with T1D

  • T1D & Travel

  • T1D & Pregnancy and 1st Year Post Pregnancy

  • For the Type 3's (A Conversation for Those that Love Someone with T1D)

  • Diabetes Camps

  • Advanced Insulin Pump Management

  • Diabetes, Emotions, & the Whole Family

  • CGM: Making Sense of Sensor Data

  • Adults with T1D

  • T1D & School

  • Why Did I Get T1D?

  • T1D & Exercise

  • Living with T1D - All Your Questions Answered

  • Being Prepared for T1D Emergencies

  • Vanderbilt T1D Researchers

  • Siblings Talk (for teen siblings only!)

  • Teens Talk (for T1D teens only!)

*Click here to view full descriptions of each session:

Also includes:

Free T1D Risk Screenings

Diabetes product exhibitions

Fun supervised activities for children, ages 5 to 12

Breakout sessions and activities for teens and teen siblings


Scholarships are available to cover the cost of registration, as well as travel and lodging expenses in some cases. Please contact us to request a scholarship application.


8:00-8:45 Registration

8:00-9:00 Exhibitor Fair

9:00-9:45 Opening Session: Gary Scheiner - The Evolution of Diabetes Care

10:00-11:00 Breakout #1

11:00-12:30 Lunch Session: T1D Technology Panel

12:30-1:00 Exhibitor Fair

1:00-2:00 Breakout #2

2:15-3:15 Breakout #3

3:15-3:45 Closing Session

The maximum cost per family is $100 - if you have more than 4 people in your family, please contact us before registering

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820 Crescent Centre Drive

Franklin, TN 37067

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