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Hyatt Regency San Antonio - Riverwalk

123 Losoya Street

San Antonio, Texas 78205

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Join other Type 1 Diabetics (T1Ds), plus their families and caregivers at TypeOne Nation San Antonio. Our goal is to help you connect with others in the T1D community and give you a new ideas to help you manage the highs and lows of life with T1D. We will have research updates, informational sessions, and an inspiring keynote speaker--all at this FREE event.

And bring your kids! We will have a KidsTrack with games and activities throughout the day.

Keynote Speaker -

Nicole Johnson, DrPH, MPH, MA has worked in diabetes for over 20 years. Although she is most well known for her time as Miss America 1999 when she brought awareness to diabetes by sharing her personal story, she has gained a reputation most recently for her engagement in diabetes research focused on quality of life, psychosocial issues, and family dynamics.

Nicole is the National Director of Mission at JDRF where she uses her behavioral science, public health and communications background to drive strategies for population engagement and understanding. Over the years, Nicole has served on many diabetes advisory boards including the Florida Governor’s Diabetes Advisory Council, the NIH Council of Public Representatives and the national boards for both the American Diabetes Association and JDRF.

In her journalism career, Nicole won a Telly Award for her work on the CNBC diabetes talk show dLife. Her love of journalism lead her to be a columnist for numerous diabetes magazines ,as well as the author of 8 books related to diabetes. Her most recent book is What to Do When Your Partner Has Diabetes: A Survival Guide.

She has a Doctor of Public Health degree, as well as two master’s degrees in Public Health and Communication. She and her daughter live in St. Petersburg, FL.


Breakout Sessions -

  • Sarah Lyons, MD Pediatric Diabetes & Endocrinology Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital

  • Anne Imber Type 1 Diabetes advocate, blogger and mom to a T1 College student

  • Rob Howe, the founder of Diabetics Doing Things, online blogger

  • Jennifer Wimpee RD, LD, CDE, Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator Endocrinology/Pediatric Specialty Services Texas Diabetes Institute

FAQs:

Is this a free event? Yes. Admission is free for all ages. Online registration is encouraged for event/meal planning, paper materials and key take-aways for attendees.

What are my parking options getting to the event? Prepaid Hyatt Regency parking passes are available on this site for $10. Please purchase before you arrive. These prepaid passes are strongly encouraged to avoid downtown congestion and parking restrictions. Parking passes issued at the event will increase to $43.

Is this a kid-friendly event? Yes. Children ages 5 and older are welcome to attend. There will be a KidsTrack available for children who do not want to attend breakout sessions. KidsTrack will have supervision and include "minute-to-win-it" games, interactive activities and FUN! Teens are welcome to attend KidsTrack or join breakout sessions with their parents to learn more about T1D.



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