You may remember Gary Scheiner from our 2016 TypeOneNation Summit or may be familiar with his book, “Think Like a Pancreas“. We are excited to share that he will be joining us again at the 2019 TypeOneNation Summit in Berkeley Heights on March 9. Gary will host a breakout session and will be sharing his top tips for surviving life with diabetes. He will also be signing copies of his book during the vendor fair.
Gary Scheiner is 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. He and his staff provide consultations throughout the world via phone and the internet.
Gary has been a Certified Diabetes Educator for 22 years and has had Type-1 diabetes for 31 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”. He lectures nationally and internationally for people with diabetes as well as professionals in the healthcare industry. In addition to serving on the faculty of Children With Diabetes and the Board of Directors for JDRF, Gary volunteers for the American Diabetes Association, Diabetes Sisters, and Setebaid Diabetes Camps.
Gary has been happily married for 27 years and has four wonderful kids. A fitness fanatic, he enjoys playing basketball, running, cycling and cheering on his Philadelphia sports teams.
You can sign up to learn Gary’s Top Tips for Surviving Life with Diabetes by registering for TypeOneNation Summit by clicking here! We hope to see you there!