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  • JDRF and Youth Delegates Urge Senators to Continue Support of Type One Diabetes Research

    July 12, 2019 • Maryland Chapter

    Delegates, Matthew Nemeti and Jocelyn Goldberg proudly represented the JDRF Maryland Chapter at the 2019 Children’s Congress! In a packed U.S. Senate...

  • JDRF Children's Congress - Making a Difference!

    July 10, 2019 • Maryland Chapter

    Earlier this week was one of JDRF’s most celebrated and impactful events: 2019 Children’s Congress, which took place July 8-10 in Washington,...

  • Two Children from the Greater Baltimore Region to Represent Maryland at JDRF 2019 Children’s Congress

    June 4, 2019 • Maryland Chapter

    — Delegates are among 160 kids from across the U.S. to advocate for type 1 diabetes research in Washington, D.C. —  ...

  • Meet Matthew, a Children’s Congress Delegate from MD!

    May 8, 2019 • Maryland Chapter

    Age: 9 Age at T1D diagnosis: 8 Matthew was diagnosed with both T1D and celiac disease just last year, but he’s accomplished...

  • Meet Jocelyn, a Children’s Congress Delegate from MD!

    May 8, 2019 • Maryland Chapter

    Age: 17 Age at T1D diagnosis: 11 Jocelyn is passionate about everything she does. From competitive rock climbing to writing and photography,...