2018 Program


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TimeSession NameSpeaker/Description
8:30AMCheck In Opens
Grand Foyer
Youth and Teen Program Opens
Lower Level - Glen Echo/White Oak/Forest Glen Rooms
Vendor Fair (open all day)
Grand Foyer
Newly Diagnosed Welcome Center (open all day)
9:00AMMorning Breakout Sessions (optional)Session 1: Taking T1D to School (Salon G)
Session 2: T1D and the Teenage Years: The Ups and Downs (Salon H)
Session 3: Adults with T1D: Home, Work, and Play (Salon F)
Session 4: Toddlers and T1D (Brookside A-Lower Level)
TrialNet Screenings (ongoing)
Lower Level - Seneca Boardroom
10:10AMWelcome RemarksBILL PARSONS, Exeuctive Director, Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Chapter

MODERATOR: RACHEL MAYO, Writer and T1D Advocate
10:15AMJDRF Mission Message: Turning Type One into Type None DR. AARON J. KOWALSKI, Chief Mission Officer, JDRF
11:00AMJDRF and DRI: The Progress of Beta Cell Replacement TherapiesDR. JUAN DOMINGUEZ-BENDALA, Director of Stem Cell Development for Translational Research, Diabetes Research Institute
11:45AMJDRF Advocacy UpdateCYNTHIA RICE, Senior Vice President, Advocacy & Policy, JDRF
12:00PMBuffet Lunch & Networking
12:45PMT1D and Its Psychosocial ImpactsMELISSA HENDRICKS, PhD, Consultation Coordinator, Pediatric Psychology Consultation Program, Kennedy Krieger Institute and Licensed Psychologist, Waypoint Behavioral Health
MAUREEN MONAGHAN, PhD, CDE, Assistant Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Health, Children’s National Health System
JESSICA PARRISH, PhD, Pediatric Psychologist, Pediatric Specialists of Virginia
1:30PMThe Artificial Pancreas and Me: 25 Years of Living with T1DBRIAN HERRICK, Participant, UVA Artificial Pancreas Clinical Trial
2:00PMPanel DiscussionQuestion and answer session with presenters
2:30PMEvent Concludes
Youth and Teen Program Ends
T1D Networking Happy Hour
Marriott Hotel Bar