4th Annual JDRF TypeOneNation Summit

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March 11, 2017, Grand Rapids, MI
9:00 am - 1:00 pm

FREE

The TypeOneNation Summit is a free, educational and networking opportunity for the T1D community. The summit brings together T1D Experts to share their knowledge on the latest treatments, breakthroughs in research, and the psycho-social aspects of living (and thriving!) with T1D

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Kids' Camp Schedule

8-8:45 registration

8:45-9:30 welcome & intros; T1D Bingo & trivia games

9:30-Snack break

10:00-10:45-John Ball Zoo presentation

10:45-11:30 break (with adults)

11:30-12:30- Gymco

12:20-12:30 snack

12:30-1:00 Make-it/Take-it art project

Teens (12-15 year olds) Schedule

8-8:45 registration

8:45-9:45 welcome and ice breakers

9:45-10:45-Making zines (graphic novel)

10:45-11:30 Break

11:30-12:20 Tae Kwon Do

12:20-12:30 snack break

12:30-1:00 Closing Keynote (with adults)

Teen (16-18 year olds) Schedule

8-8:45–Registration

8:45-9:45  Opening Keynote (with adults)

10:00-10:45- College Diabetes Network discussion

10:45-11:30-Break

11:30-12:20- Connected in Motion

12:30-1:00- Closing Keynote (with adults)

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Venue

Salvation Army Kroc Center

JDRF Hotel Block – if you are coming from out of town and would like to reserve a hotel room, we have a block of rooms at the Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown.  Use Code JDR.

2500 Division Ave. S
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
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Our event will feature a research update, a keynote address, multiple breakout sessions and workshops as well as unique opportunities for children and teens to meet and spend time with each other.

In addition, the event will also include a vendor fair with representatives from diabetes medical device companies, insulin manufacturers, diabetes day camps, local healthcare providers, and other diabetes related organizations. This event is designed for all ages at all stages and offers something for everyone: parents, children, teens, adults, grandparents, caregivers, school nurses, healthcare providers, and more.

This event is free to attend, but RSVP is required. Please RSVP to: westmichigan@jdrf.org or 616-957-1838

JDRF Hotel Block – if you are coming from out of town and would like to reserve a hotel room, we have a block of rooms at the Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown.  Use Code JDR.

If you have any addition questions, please contact the chapter office at 616-957-1838 or westmichigan@jdrf.org.

Event Contact

JDRF Michigan Great Lakes West Chapter
616-957-1838 | westmichigan@jdrf.org