2018 Type One Nation – Rocky Mountain

February 3, 2018, Aurora, CO
8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Free

Enjoy a full day of inspirational and educational activities led 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.

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Schedule

Schedule of Events

February 02, 2018
8:00 AM – 9:00 AM Registration, Vendor Fair, TrialNet Screenings, ASK Screening New Family meet-up
9:00 AM – 9:50 AM Welcome: Keynote Presenter Gary Scheiner and JDRF International Board of Directors
10:00 AM – 10:50 AM Break Out Session A

TBD

11:00 AM – 11:50 AM Break Out Session B

TBD

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM Lunch provided by ModernMarket, Vendor Fair, TrialNet Screenings, ASK Screenings
1:15 PM – 2:00 PM Break Out Session C

TBD

2:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Q&A with  Expert Panel
8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

*** Kids Camp and separate Teen Breakout Sessions available all day with guest speakers and activities.

Teen Track Sessions Agenda

Teen Track Sessions – Schedule of Events
February 02, 2018
8:00AM – 9:00AM Registration, Vendor Fair, TrialNet and ASK Screenings, New Family meet-up
9:00AM – 10:15AM Welcome and Ice Breaker, Diabetes Trivia
10:00AM – 11:00AM Guest Speaker: TBD
11:15AM – 12:00PM Keynote Speaker: TBD
12:00PM – 1:00PM Lunch, Vendor Fair, TrialNet and ASK Screenings
1:15PM – 2:00PM TBD
2:10PM – 3:00PM Closing Session, Q&A Panel with Speakers from the Day

Kids Club Agenda

Kids Club Sessions – Schedule of Events

February 3rd, 2018

8:00AM – 9:00AM Registration, Vendor Fair, TrialNet and ASK Screenings, New Family meet-up
9:00AM – 10:00AM Ice Breaker, Check-in, Meet your camp counselors for the day!
10:00AM – 11:00AM Guest Speaker: TBD
11:15AM – 12:00PM TBD
12:00PM – 1:00PM Parent Pick up ALL Children for Lunch, Vendor Fair, TrialNet and ASK Screenings
1:15PM – 3:00PM TBD
3:00 ****All Children my be promptly picked up as soon as the last session ends!

Volunteers from the National Charity League Mothers and Daughters will be the Kids Club Counselors all morning.  Student to adult ratio is currently 4:1.   Nurses are staffed in the room from 8am-3pm.  Low Glucose kits available in Kids Club will be Fruit Snacks and Glucose Tablets.

Speakers

  • Gary Scheiner MS, CDE

    Gary Scheiner MS, CDE

    Gary Scheiner

    Certified Diabetic Educator, JDRF International Board of Directors, Author: Think Like a Pancreas

    The Evolution of Diabetes Care, Strike the Spike

    Bio

    Gary Scheiner MS, CDE

    Gary Scheiner

    Certified Diabetic Educator, JDRF International Board of Directors, Author: Think Like a Pancreas

    Gary Scheiner is owner and Clinical Director of Integrated Diabetes Services, a practice located just outside of Philadelphia specializing in intensive insulin therapy and advanced education for children and adults.

     

    Gary has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for 22 years and has had Type-1 diabetes for 33years.  Gary was named 2014 Diabetes Educator of the Year by the American Association of Diabetes Educators.  He has written six books, including the best-selling “Think Like A Pancreas-A Practical Guide to Managing Diabetes With Insulin”.  He lectures nationally and internationally for people with diabetes as well as professionals in the healthcare industry.  In addition to serving on the faculty of Children With Diabetes and the Board of Directors for JDRF, Gary volunteers for the American Diabetes Association, Diabetes Sisters, and Setebaid Diabetes Camps.

     

    Gary has been happily married for 27 years and has four wonderful kids.  A fitness fanatic, he enjoys playing basketball, running, cycling and cheering on his Philadelphia sports teams.

     

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Venue

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center - Education II South Building

JDRF has secured a block of hotel rooms at the Hyatt Regency Aurora.

 

13121 East 17th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045
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More Info

Join individuals, families, and caregivers affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) at all life stages for a day of education and community at the annual TypeOneNation Summit.  Talk to experts about research advances, meet with other attendees to exchange ideas, and participate in discussions important to you.

In addition to allowing you to connect and learn from others in the T1D community from all over Colorado and Wyoming, the summit will also have a Teen Specific learning track (ages 13-18) as well as a Children’s Program for children ages 6-12.  We will provide a networking lunch in conjunction with a vendor fair where you’ll be able to see and test the latest in diabetes management products.

For more information and to register, please contact Kelli Raleigh at 303-209-7718 or kraleigh@jdrf.org.

Event Contact

Kelli Raleigh, JDRF Outreach Manager
303-209-7719 | kraleigh @ jdrf.org