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William Sansum Diabetes Center is Co-hosting an amazing event this week with JDRF! Register today for TypeOne Nation: www.eventbrite.com/e/central-coast-typeonenation-summit-tickets-27947934023?mkt_tok=eyJpIjoiT0Rne...

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


Date: Sunday, January 22nd, 2017
Time: 8:30am - 3:00pm
Location: Bishop Garcia Diego High School
4000 La Colina Road, Santa Barbara 93110

KidsNation Camp for Kids and Teens Featuring:

Magic Show
Meet and greet with T1D police officer and tour his squad car
For teens: meet UCSB Admissions Counselor who will speak about navigating the application process in the UC system and tips for writing a personal statement
Life with T1D: No Limits
Keynote Presentation: Kady Helme, Artificial Pancreas Trial Participant, Manager for JDRF National Mission Department
Panel Discussion: Dr. Kevin Kaiserman, Pediatric Endocrinologist; Mike Hoskins, Managing Editor of DiabetesMine; Ian McEwan, Endurance T1D cyclist.

Breakout Sessions Include: T1D & School, T1D & the Teen Years,
Stress (Adults and Kids), Ask the Experts: T1D and Technology.

Lunch provided.

KidsNation Camp for kids with T1D and their siblings ages 5 & up.

Visit our Vendor Exhibits to learn all about the latest in T1D management.
TrialNet screenings all day.

A FREE event for all ages and stages of T1D.

Please register by emailing: ccoutreach@jdrf.org
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‪Our Dr. David Kerr co-authored this study garnering a lot of media attention.
Despite Higher Rates Of Diabetes, Black Patients Are Rarely Included In Drug Trials
m.huffpost.com/us/entry/us_5873b4e2e4b099cdb0fe6112
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    Register online in just a few clicks here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/central-coast-typeonenation-summit-tickets-27947934023     Enjoy a full day of educational and inspirational activities to help you and your loved ones better manage life with type 1 diabetes (T1D). Date: Sunday, January 22nd, 2017 Time: 8:30am – 3:00pm Location: Bishop Garcia Diego High School 4000 La Colina Road, Santa Barbara 93110 KidsNation Camp […]Read More »
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