TypeOneNation Summit

November 3, 2018, Overland Park, KS
8:00 am


The JDRF TypeOneNation Summit is a single-day educational and networking opportunity for anyone in the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community. Hear from T1D experts on the latest treatments and research breakthroughs, and participate in discussions that impact you and your family.


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8:00 a.m. – Registration Opens
8:30 a.m. – Welcome
8:45-9:30 a.m. – Health & Wellness: Living with an Empowered Diabetes Mindset – Lauren Bongiorno
9:30-9:55 a.m. – Exhibitor Fair
10:00-10:50 a.m. – Session 1
Diabetes & Your Teen: Transfer of Care – Allison Nimlos, MA, LAMFT
Taking T1D to School: Utilizing the 504 Plan – Kerri Lindsay & Lisa Bernholtz, RN
3 Month Guide to Achieving Your Best A1C – Lauren Bongiorno
10:55-11:10 a.m. – Exhibitor Fair
11:15-12:05 p.m. – Session 2
Yoga – Lauren Bongiorno
Therapies Beyond Insulin for the Treatment of T1D – Dr. Larry Kurt Midyett, MD
All You Ever Wanted to Know About Advocacy – Judy Krtek & Kerri Lindsay
12:05-12:40 p.m. – Lunch & Exhibitor Fair
12:45-1:30 p.m. – Keynote: JDRF Research Update – JDRF International Board Member Cathy Baier
1:35-2:25 p.m. – Session 3
Psychosocial-Diabetes Burnout – Allison Nimlos, MA, LAMFT
Taking Diabetes to College – College Diabetes Network
Caregiver Class (Basics of T1D for those who care for a child with T1D on occasion including Glucagon
instruction) – Sabetha Young, MS, RD, LD
Kidney Function in T1D – Ahmed Awad, DO, FASN


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KU Edwards Campus

12604 Quivira Road
Overland Park, KS 66213

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Registration is now open for the JDRF ‪TypeOneNationSummit. Don’t miss this opportunity to connect with others in the ‪#‎T1D‬ community and listen to our expert speakers.

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Event Contact

Marlo Martin
8164727997 | mmartin@jdrf.org

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