TypeOneNation Summit

April 22, 2018, Pasadena, CA
8:30 am - 4:00 pm


Enjoy a full day of inspirational and educational activities lead by national and local experts to help you and your loved ones better manage life with type 1 diabetes (T1D). Network with others and visit our Wellness Area, featuring diabetes devices, resources, and other summit supporters. All those impacted by T1D are welcome to attend.



Registration and Vendor Fair

Keynote Speaker - Dr. Aaron Kowalski

Moira McCarthy Stanford - Living Well With Diabetes Along the Road to a Cure

Lunch and Vendor Fair

Breakout Session 1

  1. T1D and School
  2. T1D and mental health /  Avoiding and Overcoming Diabetes Burnout
  3. T1D 1st 2 years
  4. Adulting with T1D: Perspectives on Thriving in Your Career, Relationships, Family, and Everyday Life
  5.  New Diabetes Tech on the Horizon
  6. Getting the Most from your Pump and CGM

Breakout Session 2

  1. T1D and Advocacy
  2. T1D 1st 2 years
  3. T1D and Teens
  4. T1D and School
  5. T1D and Exercise / The Lag Effect of Food and Impact on Blood Glucose

KidsNation and Teen Talk

While the adults are attending their breakout sessions and panel discussions, kids with T1D and their siblings ages 5 and up will participate in fun, supervised activities.  Kids will ice skate in the afternoon (spaces are limited). Teens will have their own sessions and of course, will ice skate too.



Community Partner


Pasadena Convention Center

Parking $12.00

300 East Green Street
Pasadena, CA 91101


Agenda to be decided.

Event Contact

Susan Nelson
213-233-9912 | ssnelson@jdrf.org