Summit for People with Long-Term T1D POSTPONED TO JULY 26th!

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5855 West Century Boulevard

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THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED!

Please find the new date/event here and register:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/long-term-t1d-summit-tickets-99319126180

This conference is for anyone interested in the effects of long-term type 1 diabetes. Much of the research to be presented is derived from studies of 50-year Joslin Medalists. The Joslin Medalist Study has been funded by JDRF, the NIH, and private donations. Study results will be discussed at this meeting by Dr. George King, the principal investigator of the Joslin Medalist Study, Sanjoy Dutta, VP of Research at JDRF, and others. The results are very exciting and positive!

The medalists are providing clues to a long and productive life with T1D through studies of their survival. If you know any people with long-term type 1 diabetes, please have them attend this meeting. Medical professionals and JDRF staff are also welcome. The event is FREE and includes lunch. JDRF awarded an Impact Grant to Chris Stiehl to host this meeting. At the meeting we will be asking you how JDRF can serve you in the future.

The Conference Rate for the LAX Marriott is $109 for April 18, with the parking rate at $12 for that night.

Tentative Agenda (DRAFT): Summit for People with Long-Term T1D, Sponsored by JDRF & The Joslin Diabetes Center of Harvard Medical School


April 19, 2020, 9AM - 4PM, LAX Marriott, Supported by a JDRF Impact Grant


9 AM Networking & Diabetes Industry Table Displays

10 AM Welcome - Chris Stiehl, Conference Chair, JDRF Impact Grant Recipient, T1D for 60 Years

10:15 AM “What We Have Learned from Long Term T1Ds” - George King, MD, Senior VP of Research, Joslin Diabetes Center /Hetal Shah, MD, MPH, Research Associate, Joslin Diabetes Center – Lead Investigators for Joslin 50 Year Medalists Program

11 AM Coffee Break & Diabetes Industry Table Displays

11:15 AM “T1D Research Progress” - Sanjoy Dutta, PhD, JDRF Vice President of Research

Noon Lunch Sponsored by Tandem Diabetes Care

Diabetes Industry Table Displays

1 PM “T1D & Exercise” - Eric Tozer, Co-Founder Diabetes Sports, T1D Ultra Athlete

1:20 PM “T1D and Your Emotional Health” - Mark Heyman, PhD, CDE, Clinical Psychologist, Co-Founder and Director of the Center for Diabetes and Mental Health, T1D

1:40 PM “Preventing and Minimizing T1D Complications” – Sanjoy Dutta, PhD, JDRF Vice President of Research

2 PM Breakout Session #1:

Managing Chronic Pain – Suzanne Lohnes, MA, RN, CDE and T1D, Diabetes Care Professional

ER/Hospital Care: Need for a Diabuddy – Joanne Milo/Glenn Weber, T1D Advocates

Spouses/Significant Others – Lorraine Stiehl, T1D Advocate for over 30 years

Positivity and T1D – Mark Heyman, PhD, CDE

Exercise Tips for Optimal Blood Sugar Control – Eric Tozer

2:45 PM Coffee Break

3 PM Breakout Session #2:

Topics to be determined by attendees.

3:45 PM Concluding Remarks – Chris Stiehl, George King, Sanjoy Dutta

4 PM Adjourn


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