JDRF TypeOneNation Summit

January 20, 2018, Franklin, TN
8:00 am

Enjoy a full day of educational and inspirational activities to help you and your loved ones better manage life with type 1 diabetes (T1D).



8:00-8:30 - Registration

8:00-9:00 Exhibitor Fair

9:00-9:45 Opening Session / Keynote Speaker

10:00-11:00 Breakout #1

11:00-12:30 Lunch Session: T1D Technology Panel

12:30-1:00 Exhibitor Fair

1:00-2:00 Breakout #2

2:15-3:15 Breakout #3

3:15-3:45 Closing Session


  • Gary Scheiner

    The Evolution of Diabetes Care


    Gary Scheiner

    Gary Scheiner is the 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 is a master-level exercise physiologist and has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for 22 years. He has also lived with T1D for more than 30 years. Gary was named 2014 Diabetes Educator of the Year by the American Association of Diabetes Educators. He has written dozens of articles for diabetes trade publications and six books, including the best-selling Think Like a Pancreas: A Practical Guide to Managing Diabetes with Insulin.


Embassy Suites Cool Spring

820 Crescent Centre Drive
Franklin, TN 37067

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Join other individuals, families, and caregivers affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) at all life stages for a day of education and connection at the JDRF TypeOneNation Summit.  Hear from T1D experts, meet with other attendees to exchange ideas, and participate in discussions on topics that are important to you.

Register today for this wonderful opportunity to gather with the local T1D community. Kids Camp available for ages 4-10. All are welcome to attend: feel free to bring your children, grandparents, coaches, and teachers!

The cost is $25 per person. The maximum cost per family is $100 – if you have more than 4 people in your family, please contact us before registering.

View Breakout Session options here.

Don’t let cost keep you from being a part of this special learning opportunity!  Through the support of a generous local donor, JDRF is able to offer scholarships to cover the cost of registration, as well as travel and lodging expenses in some cases.  Please contact us to request a scholarship application.

Event Contact

Renee Westergard
615-383-6781 | rwestergard@jdrf.org