Orange County TypeOneNation Summit

April 30, 2017, Garden Grove, CA
8:00 am - 2:30 pm


Join other individuals, families, and caregivers affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) at all life stages for a FREE day of education and connection at the TypeOneNation Summit. Talk to experts about research advances, meet with other attendees to exchange ideas, visit with vendors and sponsors and participate in discussions important to you.

TypeOneNation Schedule

  • 8:00-9:00am:  Check-In and Vendor Fair
  • 9:00-10:00am:  Welcome and Keynote Address (Carol Oxenreiter, JDRF Type One to Type None Mission Message)
  • 10:00-10:15am:  Break and Vendor Fair
  • 10:15-11:15am:  Breakout Session A
  • 11:15-11:30am:  Break and Vendor Fair
  • 11:30am-12:30pm:  Breakout Session B
  • 12:30-12:45pm: Break to Lunch
  • 12:45-1:30pm:  Lunch and Keynote Address (Mike Avery, Living a Hollywood Life with Diabetes)
  • 1:30-2:30pmAsk the Expert Panel with: Dr. Schafer Boeder, Dr. Alan Cortez and Dr. Nikta Forghani

Breakout Session A Options:

  • Travel and T1D: Michelle Weisenberg
  • Understanding the Link Between Depression, Anxiety & T1D: Jenny Eide, PhD
  • T1D Carb Counting and Nutrition:  Leah Blalock, RD, CDE

Breakout Session B Options:

  • Taking T1D to School:  Wendy Gilman
  • T1D and Sports:  Alan Cortez, MD
  • Everything But Insulin:  Schafer Boeder, MD



Wyndham Anaheim Garden Grove

12021 Harbor Blvd
Garden Grove, CA 92840

Event Contact

Michelle Popoff
(949)855-5025 |

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