Gaining Independence: T1D and Teens

June 28, 2017, Wilmington, DE
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

JDRF and the Nemours Department of Endocrinology have partnered to bring families an evening geared to young adults.

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Learn how to empower your teen and work towards independent diabetes management. Parents and teens with type 1 diabetes (T1D) are encouraged to join our social event to help young adults transition towards ownership of diabetes management, education and healthcare. Help teens build the skills earlier! Parent & teen breakout sessions!

● Guest speaker Dr. Anthony Gannon
● Healthcare transition from pediatric to adult care
● Behavioral support with guest speaker Dr. Julia Price
● 504 Planning
● Accommodations available for T1D students in college
● Nutrition workshop
● Social concerns
● Campus resources
● Civil Rights

RSVP to Catherine Alvarez at or call 302-888-1117. Dinner will be provided by the event sponsor, Omnipod.


Nemours/A.I. Hospital for Children

1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE 19803

Event Contact

Catherine Alvarez
302-888-1117 |