Southern Indiana TypeOneNation Summit

November 4, 2017, Evansville, IN
8:00 am - 2:30 pm

FREE

A FREE event for all those affected by Type One Diabetes with a special keynote speaker, breakout sessions, and an exciting kid’s camp.

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Schedule

TypeOneNation Summit Schedule

8:30 – 9:30 Registration and Vendor Fair Open

9:30 – 10:45  Welcome  and Keynote

  • Welcome  – Dana and Scott Lobel
  • Keynote: Research Update and JDRF Mission Message – Jessica Dunne

10:45 – 11:00 BREAK and Vendor Fair

11:00  – 11:45  Breakout sessions

  • Taking T1D to school – Hear from school counselors and medical professionals on the best tips for taking T1D to school
  • Teen Session (teens only) – Mike Avery, Hollywood Stuntman and Ironman Triathlete
  • College and Beyond – Kristen Cox, Leah & Claire Dunigan – learn about life as T1D college student, parent and as a recent college graduate entering the workforce.

11:45 –Noon BREAK and Vendor Fair

Noon – 1:15 lunch and afternoon Keynote

  • Living the Hollywood Life – Mike Avery, Hollywood Stuntman and Ironman Triathlete sponsored by Tandem Diabetes

1:15 – 1:30 – BREAK and Vendor Fair

1:30-2:15  Breakout sessions

  • Teen Session (Teens Only) – Conor Daly, Indycar Driver talks about his experience being diagnosed with T1D
  • Everything you need to know about Diabetes Alert Dogs – Dana Hardin, MD
  • Emotional Side of T1D: Coping with a T1D Diagnosis and preventing burnout-  Sarah Spurling, PhD

2:15 – 2:30 p.m. Closing Remarks – Scott and Dana Lobel

Kid’s Camp – will be available for children ages 5-12.

Speakers

Venue

University of Evansville

1800 Lincoln Avenue
Evansville, IN 47720
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A FREE event for all those affected by Type One Diabetes with a special keynote speaker, breakout sessions, and an exciting kid’s camp.

Join other individuals, families, and caregivers affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) at all life stages for a day of education and connection at the TypeOneNation Summit. Talk to experts about research advances, meet with other attendees to exchange ideas, and participate in discussions important to you.
Stay tuned to this event page for more information on speakers!

Feel free to also visit our Facebook events page to keep up-to-date on the Summit’s development!

https://www.facebook.com/JDRFIndiana

Event Contact

Lindsey Susott
812.202.1381 | lsusott@jdrf.org