Type One Nation Summit

Type One Nation Summit

Saturday, August 15th at 10:00am
Embassy Suites at Washington Square
9000 SW Washington Square Rd
Tigard, OR 97223
United States
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Event Description:

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 and exhibitors 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.

Keynote Speaker: Sanjoy Dutta, Ph.D., Vice President of Research at JDRF. Dutta will presnt the latest reasearch being funded by JDRF>

Adult Track:

  • Retinopathy-Merina Thomas, MD
  • Wellness and Nutrition-Don Kain, M.A., R.D., L.D.
  • Communicaiton 101-Allison Nimolos, M.A., LAMFT

Youth Track:

  • Working with the "tween years"-Allison Nimlos, M.A., LAMFT
  • School and Diabetes-Panel discussion
  • Sick Day Management-Mathew Luttrell, R.N., Diabetes Educator

Exercise and T1D

  • Managing blood glucose levels while engaging in sports and exercise, Tariq Ahmad, M.D.

Hypgoglycemia: Conversations about Severe Low Blood Sugar and New Treatment Options

Advocacy: What JDRF is Doing to Advance Conversations about T1D Support and How You Can Get Involved.

Lunch is provided. However gluten free options are not from a gluten free certified kitchen.

A donation of $20 or more is appreicated to offset the cost of the event.

 

*This event was originally scheduled for March 14th, 2020, but has been rescheduled for August 15th, 2020.