2018 TypeOneNation Summit – Long Island

March 24, 2018, Melville, NY
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

The TypeOneNation Summit is a free, half-day educational and networking opportunity for the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community. The summit allows T1D experts, physicians and researchers to share their knowledge on the latest treatments, breakthroughs in research, and the psycho-social aspects of living (and thriving!) with T1D. The event will feature multiple breakout sessions, workshops, and a robust exhibit hall of vendors representing the latest in diabetes management technology, resources, products and research. This event, featuring, Keynote Speaker Moira McCarthy Stanford, is designed for all ages and all stages and offers something for everyone: parents, children, teens, adults, grandparents, caregivers, school nurses, healthcare providers, and more.



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Event Program

8:00AM – Registration, Breakfast, Exhibitor Fair

The Exhibitor Fair will be open from 8:00 AM – 2:00 PM.

9:00AM – 2:00PM – Kid’s Corner

Pre-registration is required for the children’s program and will be limited to the first 30 kids.A fun, supervised program for kids ages 3-10.

9:15 AM – Welcome & Keynote Presentation

Featuring Keynote Speaker Moira McCarthy Stanford, author of the best-selling books, “The Everything Parents Guide to Diabetes” and “Raising Teens With Diabetes: A Parent Survival Guide.”

10:30AM – 11:30AM – Breakout Session 1

ShopRite Presents: Eating Healthy & Tastefully with T1D

Caregivers 101

Navigating Healthcare and Advocacy

Sporting T1D

Teens & Transitions

Women with Type 1

11:45AM – 12:45PM – Breakout Session 2

ShopRite Presents: Eating Healthy & Tastefully with T1D

Beating Burnout

Taking T1D to School

People in the Know

1:00PM – Motivational Speaker & Closing Remarks


Hilton Long Island

598 Broadhollow Road
Melville, NY 11747

Event Contact

Betsy Paffmann
631.768.3389 | bpaffmann@jdrf.org