JDRF Type One Nation Summit

February 2, 2019, St. Louis, MO
8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Adults (16+) $10 | Children (3-15) $5 | Children (under 4) FREE

At the 2019 JDRF Type One Nation Summit, enjoy a full day of educational and inspirational activities to help you or your loved one manage life with type 1 diabetes (T1D). Register today to secure your place in your preferred breakout sessions.

Schedule

08:30 AM - Event Registraion

09:00 AM - Networking Breakfast (Optional)

10:00 AM - Keynote Presentation, Adam Brown

11:15 AM - Breakout Session #1

Topics:

  • Diet & Nutrition – Benefits of Low Carb (Danielle Chi, RN, CDE)
  • Emerging Leaders & Young Adults with T1D (Lizzie Kurowski & Jack Terschluse)
  • Ask an Endo – Beyond the Basics (Dr. Jeni Sprague)
  • Bright Spots & Landmines (Adam Brown)
  • TrialNet: Risk screening for T1D (Dr. John Galgani)

12:00 PM - Lunch & Vendor Fair

Boxed lunch will be provided.

1:30 PM - Breakout Session #2

Topics:

  • Advances in Beta Cell Replacement (Dr. Jeffrey Millman)
  • Technology, Pumps & CGMs (Dr. Stephen Stone)
  • School Issues & 504 Plans (Dr. Christy Starnes + panel)
  • Diabetes Camp: More than Fun & Games (Dr. Abby Hollander)
  • Emotional Distress, Depression & Family Adjustment after Diagnosis (Dr. Ilana Luft)
  • JDRF Mission & Research Update (Bonnie O’Neil)

2:30 PM - Breakout Session #3

Topics:

  • Sports & Exercise (Justin Bolin, RN, CDE)
  • T1D Tips for Teens & College Students (Paige Berra, RN & CDE & Meghan Murphy, CDN)
  • Technology, Pumps & CGMs (Dr. Stephen Stone)
  • School Issues & 504 Plans (Dr. Christy Starnes + panel)
  • Emotional Distress, Depression & Family Adjustment after Diagnosis (Dr. Ilana Luft)
  • JDRF Mission & Research Updates (Bonnie O’Neil)

3:30 PM - Research Update, Bonnie O'Neil

4:00 PM - Event Conclusion

Speakers

Venue

The Renaissance St. Louis Airport Hotel

9801 Natural Bridge Road
St. Louis, MO 63134
Directions

FAQ

Cost?

Adults (16+) $10 | Children (3-15) $5 | Children (under 4) FREE

Food?

  • A tasty breakfast buffet will be available from 9:00-10:00am.
  • Boxed lunches will be provided from 12:00-1:15pm.
  • Grab-n-go snacks and coffee will be available in between afternoon sessions 2:15-2:30pm.

Kids?

  • Infants and toddlers can attend, but must stay with their parent or guardian.
  • Children ages 4-15 can participate in our amazing Kids Activity Area. Prepared to be wowed by magicians, create one-of-a-kind crafts, dance along to your favorite tunes, or play one of our many board games.
  • Does your child wish to stay with you? No problem! They are welcome to attend the breakout sessions with their parent or guardian.

Medical Assistance?

  • Juice and low snacks will be available throughout the day.
  • Licensed RNs will be onsite all day in the Kids Activity Area with basic first aid and diabetic supplies.

Parking?

  • Free parking is available in Grand Ballroom Lot (to the right of the main entrance).
  • Vouchers will be provided at registration; please discard the ticket you receive after parking.

Event Contact

JDRF
314-729-1846 | gmosil@jdrf.org