JDRF Continues its 2023 TypeOneNation Summit Series with “An Intimate Conversation – Visionary Women Talk Career, Balancing T1D and Women’s Health”

The March 16 event will be the second of four virtual education sessions offered by JDRF to help people live well with type 1 diabetes.

On March 16, JDRF, the leading global type 1 diabetes (T1D) research and advocacy organization, will continue its 2023 Virtual TypeOneNation Summit series with “An Intimate Conversation: Visionary Women Talk Career, Balancing T1D and Women’s Health.” The virtual event will feature leading T1D medical and scientific experts, celebrity ambassadors and influencers, and will be hosted by sports broadcast journalist Jordan Ligons-Robinson, who also lives with T1D. JDRF invites all who are living with or impacted by T1D, their loved ones, and the community to sign up for this engaging and informative event.


2023 TypeOneNation Summit Calendar:

March 16 at 6pm Eastern: The Impact of T1D & Women’s Health

May 11 at 6pm Eastern:  T1D, Mental Health & Wellness

November 14 at 6pm Eastern:  Type 1 Diabetes Across the Globe

What: JDRF TypeOneNation Virtual Summit, “An Intimate Conversation: Visionary Women Talk Career, Balancing T1D and Women’s Health.” Also enjoy a special tribute to award-winning actress and T1D advocate Mary Tyler Moore.

Who: Jordan Ligons-Robinson, Sports Broadcast Journalist, Kelsey Bascom, Writer and Actress, Cassandra Bazile, PhD, JDRF Scientist, Portia Benbow, MA, MS, NBA Atlanta Hawks Manager of Community Impact, Sports Philanthropist & Entrepreneur, Caitlin Kinnunen, Broadway, TV, and Film Actress, and Sarit Polsky, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics & Director of Pregnancy and Women’s Health Clinic at the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes

When: Thursday, March 16, 2023, at 6 p.m. EST


Where: Please register for the event at https://www.jdrf.org/community/typeonenationsummits/




Chelsea-Lyn Rudder