Diabetes 101 for newly diagnosed families, May 15 NEW DATE!
A gathering for newly diagnosed families to socialize and have questions answered! Speakers include: Dr. Avni Shah, MD and Associate Professor in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes at Stanford. Tamar Sofer-Geri, Founder, Executive Director of Carb DM and T1D mom.
Jay Hewitt: Ironman Triathlete, May 15
Let Jay Hewitt inspire you and show you how diabetes should not hold you back. Jay Hewitt was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1991. Jay became an elite Ironman triathlete and three-time member of the U.S. National Team for Long Distance Triathlon.
Transition to College, May 17
Get answers to your questions on traveling with diabetes, learning about the food in the cafeteria and counting carbs , how to avoid the Freshman 15, talking to your roommate about diabetes, risks associated with drinking and how to be safe, driving privileges, and much more.