Learning to Live With Purpose & Passion An evening with Quinn Nystrom, M.S.

April 12, 2018, Santa Cruz, CA
6:30 pm


Embracing a Full & Beautiful Life Life is a series of reactions to unpredictable circumstances. Quinn was 13 years old when she was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes, a chronic disease with no cure. Years later she sought treatment for an eating disorder. Hear her story of finding hope in life's toughest moments. Dinner provided at 6:30pm Presentation begins at 7:00pm Mingle & book signing after the presentation


Presenter Bio

Quinn Nystrom, M.S. is a well-known and respected advocate in the diabetes world who shares her remarkable story of living with type 1 diabetes and her recovery from an eating disorder. She’s been featured nationally on XM Radio, Glamour Magazine, MSN, Diabetes Forecast and The Learning Channel (TLC).  Quinn authored the book, If I Kiss You, Will I Get Diabetes?, and is a dynamic and passionate speaker who brings a hopeful message of living a full and beautiful life.


University of California Santa Cruz

Kresge Town Hall


510 Porter-Kresge Road
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Event Contact

Center for Change and College Diabetes Network (CDN) Chapter at UC Santa Cruz
888-224-8250 |