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Schedule for Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - MasterLab, Screenings, Sports Central
South Registration Veracruz North Registration Acapulco
Baja
Cancun
Central Registration / Laredo 1 North Registration / El Paso Veracruz Registration Area / Toluca & Sonora Fiesta 5-6 Veracruz A
Attendee Conference Registration

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Through Saturday Morning
Sponsor & Exhibitor Registration

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

Through Wednesday Afternoon
Retinal Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pre-Registration Required

Screening Through Friday
Roche ACCU-CHEK® Connect Friends Pediatric Study

Open Enrollment

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
TrialNet & Celiac Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Walk In
Pre-Registration Not Required

Screening Through Friday
Pump & CGM Trials

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pre-Registration Required

Trials Through Friday
Diabetes Advocates MasterLab

7:30 am - 6:00 pm

In partnership with the Diabetes Hands Foundation and Expert Advocates
Agenda

Pre-Registration Required
Register at diabetesadvocates.org/register
Sports Central

Open Gym
Noon
to
4:00 pm

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk




Schedule for Wednesday, July 8, 2015 - Focus Groups, Sessions, Receptions, Grand Opening of Exhibition Hall
Time Coronado A Coronado B Coronado C Coronado D Coronado EF Fiesta 1 Fiesta 2 Fiesta 3 Fiesta 4 Fiesta 5-6 Fiesta 9-10 Durango 1-2 Yucatan 1-3 Veracruz A
7:00 - 9:00 Breakfast On Your Own
9:00 - 10:30 Dexcom
Mobile CGM - What Does This Mean to You?
Audience: CGM Users
  CWD Childcare Staff Meeting
Lilly Diabetes
Glucagon Training Sessions
9:00am, 9:45am, 11:00am, 11:45am, 1:30pm, 2:15pm
  CWD Teen Staff Meeting
CWD Tween Staff Meeting
CWD Elementary Staff Meeting
CWD Siblings Staff Meeting
Diabetes Advocates MasterLab

In partnership with the Diabetes Hands Foundation and Expert Advocates

Pre-Registration Required
Dancing for Diabetes/for Kids
Elizabeth Stein
Ages 6-11
Is a Career in Health Care Right for You?
Deborah Greenwood, PhD, CDE, Karen Kemmis, PT, DPT, MS, GCS, CDE, Michele Laine, ARNP, CDE, & Tami A. Ross, RD, LD, CDE, MLDE
  Sports Central

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

Open Gym
12:00 to
3:00 pm
&
4:30 to
6:00 pm

10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break On Your Own Coffee Break On Your Own
11:00 - 12:30 Research Study
Through the eyes of a parent: struggles, fears, and successes caring for a child with type 1 diabetes
Audience is caregivers who blog or comment on blogs
Insulet
Workshop - Design your Dream Tubeless Insulin Pump
Audience: Children and Caregivers
Severe Low Blood Glucose Readiness
Learn more and sign up here
Audience: Parents and Grandparents
Lilly Diabetes
Glucagon Training Sessions
9:00am, 9:45am, 11:00am, 11:45am, 1:30pm, 2:15pm
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Henry Rodriguez, MD, Heather Speer, MPH, CCRC, CDE, Jen Block, FNP, RN, CDE, CDTC, & Grandparents Staff
Taking Type 1 Overseas - Volunteering in Cambodia
Hannah Lambert
Workshop for Parents: Transitioning to College
Christina Roth & Mindy Bartleson
The Sky is Not the Limit: Piloting with Type 1 Diabetes
Douglas Cairns
Nightscout Installation Workshop
Nightscout Team
Dancing for Diabetes/for Kids
Elizabeth Stein
Ages 12+
T1D: Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone
Charles E. Wiedmeyer DVM, PhD, DACVP
I Am Type 3: Funding Our Moonshot To Cure Diabetes
Stephen O'Connor, PhD
12:30 - 1:30 Lunch Break On Your Own
1:30 - 3:00 Research Study
Through the eyes of a parent: struggles, fears, and successes caring for a child with type 1 diabetes
Audience is caregivers who blog or comment on blogs
Livongo Health
Making smart BG monitoring a reality for you and your family
Learn more and sign up here
Audience: Parents
TypeZero Technologies
Innovative Artificial Pancreas Technology
Lilly Diabetes
Glucagon Training Sessions
9:00am, 9:45am, 11:00am, 11:45am, 1:30pm, 2:15pm
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Henry Rodriguez, MD, Heather Speer, MPH, CCRC, CDE, Jen Block, FNP, RN, CDE, CDTC, & Grandparents Staff
Support Through Social Media
Kerri Sparling & Scott Johnson
Family Travel With Diabetes on Board
Michelle Weisenberg
  Nightscout Installation Workshop
Nightscout Team
  T1 Documentaries
Ben Stroud, Kevin Covais, & Tom Karlya
IDF's Kids and Diabetes in Schools (KiDS) & Life for a Child
Daniela Chinnici & David Chaney
 
3:00 - 3:30 Beverage Break On Your Own
3:30 - 5:00           Parenting Your Tween
Korey Hood, PhD, Adam Town, BSN, RN, & Ken Rodenheiser, BSN, RN
Parenting Your Teen
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE, Natalie Bellini, BSN, RN, CDE, & Marissa Town, BSN, RN, CDE
First Timers' Reception
Sponsored by Medtronic

  Reflections on a Long Life with Type 1 Diabetes
Richard Vaughn
 
6:00 - 9:00 pm Grand Opening Ceremony
Grand Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
Veracruz B and C
 

Wednesday Program Notes:




Teen Schedule for Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Time Coronado L
Teen Main
Coronado MN
Teen Breakout
Coronado PQR
Teen Breakout
Coronado ST
Teen Breakout
2:00 - 3:00 pm Ice Breakers - Ages 13-14
Neil Benchell & Friends
 
 
Ice Breakers - Ages 15-18
Galen Horton & Jessie Nagel
 
 
3:00 - 3:30 pm Snack Break in Coronado L
3:30 - 4:30 pm Sports Central for All Teens
Meet in Veracruz A Lobby
Alanna Landry RN, CDE
 
 
 
 
 
 



Youth Schedule for Thursday, July 9, 2015
Time Childcare Program
Ages 0-4
Elementary Program
Ages 5-8
Tween Program
Ages 9-12
Teen Program
Ages 13-18
Monterrey 1-3 Fiesta 5
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakouts
Fiesta 6
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 7-10
Breakouts
Coronado L
Main Meeting Room
Coronado MN
Breakout
Coronado PQR
Breakout
Coronado ST
Breakout
8:00 - 9:00 Keynote Breakfast in Coronado Ballrooms - Teens Dine in Coronado L - Sponsored by Lilly Diabetes
9:00 - 10:00 Play Time
Meet New Friends
Make T-Shirts
Ice Breakers
 
 
 
Ice Breakers
 
 
 
10 Tips for Living Well with Type 1
Ages 15-18
Adam Brown & Friends
 
 
Eating Off Label
Ages 13-14
Alanna Landry, RN, CDE & Staff
 
 
10:00 - 10:45 Beverage Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
10:45 - 12:00 Sports Central Harold Time!
Exercise Fun
 
 
Green Gathering
Paul Madden, MEd
Orange Assembly
Bob Bulgarelli, DO, & Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Diabetes Top 10 & New Technology
Ages 13-14
Kerri Sparling & Friends
 
 
Eating Off Label
Ages 15-18
Alanna Landry, RN, CDE & Staff
 
 
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Buffet in Coronado Ballrooms - Teens Dine in Coronado L
1:30 - 2:45 Scavenger Hunt Meet the Special Guests
 
Meet the Special Guests
 
Sports Central
 
 
 
Girl Talk
Ages 13-14 Type 1
Laura Smith, PhD, Jessica C. Kichler, PhD, & Alanna Landry, RN, CDE
Boy Talk
Boys Ages 13-14 Type 1
Korey Hood, PhD & Galen Horton
Orange Team!
All Siblings
Carolyn Billetdeaux & the Siblings Team
Bring your cell phone
Raising Your Parents
Ages 15-18 Type 1
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE, Natalie Bellini, BSN, RN, CDE, & Sam Billetdeaux
2:45 - 3:30 Snack Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
3:30 - 4:45 Movie Time
Crafts
Nap Time
Sports Central
Meet Here First
 
 
Meet the Special Guests
 
Meet the Special Guests
 
Girl Talk
Girls Ages 15-18 Type 1
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE & Natalie Bellini, BSN, RN, CDE
Boy Talk
Boys Ages 15-18 Type 1
Korey Hood, PhD, Galen Horton, & Sam Billetdeaux
Stress of Being a Sibling
All Siblings
Bob Bulgarelli, DO
Raising Your Parents
Ages 13-14 Type 1
Laura Smith, PhD, Jessica C. Kichler, PhD, & Alanna Landry, RN, CDE
6:30 - 8:30 Family and Friends Banquet
Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

From 6:30 to 8:30 in Coronado HJKL
 
8:30 - 10:30 Music and Dancing
Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

Following the Banquet
From 8:30 to 10:30 pm in Coronado HJKL
 



Youth Schedule for Friday, July 10, 2015
Time Childcare Program
Ages 0-4
Elementary Program
Ages 5-8
Tween Program
Ages 9-12
Teen Program
Ages 13-18
Monterrey 1-3 Fiesta 5
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakouts
Fiesta 6
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 7-10
Breakouts
Coronado L
Main Meeting Room
8:00 - 9:00 Breakfast Buffet in Coronado H - L - Teens Dine in Coronado L Teen Off Site
Meet in Veracruz Foyer
for 7:30 am departure

Do Not Be Late

Teens Due Back by 4:00 pm  
9:00 - 10:00 Play Time
Crafts
Fun With the Green Team
Paul Madden, MEd
Fun With the Orange Team
Bob Bulgarelli, DO, & Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Harold Time!
Exercise Fun
 
 
10:00 - 10:45 Beverage Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
10:45 - 12:00 Harold Time!
Exercise Fun
DJ Miles
Drop off in Fiesta 5
Pick up in Sports Central
 
 
Problem Solving
Ages 9-10
Laura Smith, PhD
Transition to Teens
Ages 11-12
Jessica C. Kichler, PhD
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Buffet in Coronado H-L
1:00 - 2:00 Dedicated Exhibit Hall Hour; Closes at 3:30 pm
2:00 - 3:15 Games Scavenger Hunt
 
 
 
DJ Miles
Meet in Sports Central
 
 
3:15 - 4:00 Snack Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
4:00 - 5:00 Movie Time
Crafts
Nap Time
Wrap Up with Arts & Crafts and Reflections
 
 
 
Carb Creatures & Trivia
Ages 9-10
Kristen Seiz, MS, RD, CLC & Tween Staff
Playing With Your Food
Ages 11-12
Kristen Seiz, MS, RD, CLC & Tween Staff
Evening Dessert with the Faculty
9 pm - 11 pm - Veracruz Pre-Function Area
(Outside the Exhibit Hall)
 



Schedule for Saturday, July 11, 2015
Time Event and Location
7:30 - 9:30 am Magical Memories Breakfast
Coronado HJ
Sponsored by Lilly Diabetes
8:00 am - 7:00 pm CWD Day at Magic Kingdom

Chartered Buses to the Magic Kingdom
Depart from Coronado Porte Cochere
8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Take Disney Bus Transportation Back to Coronado Springs

Park Tickets Are Not Included in Your FFL Registration
9:00 - 10:30 am Sports Central Open
Veracruz A

10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk


Evening Tween Social
Fiesta 6-10
8:00 - 11:00 pm
Teen Dance
Fiesta 1-5
8:00 - Midnight
Supported by the Helmsley Charitable Trust



Schedule for Sunday, July 12, 2015
Time Location
8:00 - 10:00 am Farewell Breakfast
Coronado HJ
Join your new friends for life for a farewell breakfast.
All families welcome.


  Friends for Life 2015 Conference and Expo  
  Introduction - Registration - Sponsors - Exhibitors - Convention Center Map (PDF)  
  Faculty - Youth Faculty - Grandparents Faculty - CWD Staff - Sports Central Staff - Nightscout Faculty - Special Guests  
  Schedule: Parents and Adults - Youth - Nightscout Workshop  
  Childcare Form (PDF) - FAQs - Disney's MyMagic+ Checklist (Important)  
  Reports from 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006 - 2005 - 2004 - 2003 - 2002 - 2001  



                 
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