Come May 31, 2014, I will be a proud YLC JDRF committee member and guest speaker at the TypeOne Nation event discussing fitness, nutrition and type one diabetes. This event is a one day educational summit for all those in the type 1 community. The event will be at The Field Museum from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. The cost is $10 (adult or child) and includes our event, lunch and admission to the museum.
The educational sessions will include:
- Keynote on JDRF’s Research
- Taking T1D to School
- Nutrition, Fitness and T1D (one session for adults and another for parents)
- Basic T1D Training for Caregivers
- Technology and T1D
- Psychosocial and Emotional Components of T1D
To register, please visit: http://illinois.jdrf.org/
Please feel free to pass along this information to anyone who may be interested.