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Schedule for Tuesday, July 4, 2017 - Registration, Screenings, Sports Central
South Registration Veracruz North Registration Acapulco / Baja / Cancun Central Registration / Laredo 1-2 North Registration / El Paso Veracruz Registration Area
Toluca & Sonora
Veracruz A
Attendee Conference Registration

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Through Noon on Friday
Sponsor & Exhibitor Registration

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Through Wednesday Afternoon
Retinal Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pre-Registration Required

Screening Through Friday
TrialNet & Celiac Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Walk In
Pre-Registration Not Required

Set Up on Tuesday
Screening Wednesday through Friday
Insulin Pump Trials


Tandem - El Paso 1

Insulet - El Paso 2

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Pump & CGM Trials

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pre-Registration Required

Trials Through Friday
Sports Central

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk




Schedule for Wednesday, July 5, 2017 - Focus Groups, Sessions, Receptions, Grand Opening of Exhibition Hall
Time Coronado A Coronado B Coronado C Coronado D Coronado EF Fiesta 5 Fiesta 6 Fiesta 7-8 Fiesta 9-10 Durango 1 Durango 2 Yucatan 1-3 Youth Programming
Sponsored by Insulet
Veracruz A
7:00 - 9:00 Breakfast On Your Own
9:00 - 10:15 Novo Nordisk
Share Your Story - Film Interview
Parents and kids with type 1

 
Lilly Diabetes
Glucagon Training Sessions
9:00, 9:45, 11:00, 11:45, 1:30
Dexcom
Know More with the Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM System
Parents and children are welcome
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Janet Rodriguez BSN, RN, CDE with Grandparents Staff
Meet Chris Ruden Diabetes Films
Welcome to FFL For Newly Diagnosed Families
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE, & Marissa Town, BSN, RN, CDE
CGM in the Cloud: Tomorrow's Solutions Today
Nightscout Faculty
Accommodations in College for Parents and Teens
Leigh Fickling, MEd, MS, JD

 
Dancing for Diabetes for Kids
Elizabeth Stein
Ages 6-11
Childcare:
Monterrey

Elementary:
Fiesta 3

Tween:
Fiesta 4

Pre-Registration Required – Space Limited
Sports Central

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

10:15 - 10:45 Coffee Break On Your Own
10:45 - 12:00 Novo Nordisk
Road Test a New Education Tool
Parents and kids with type 1 ages 6-14
Tandem Diabetes Care
Closed Loop System for Kids
Lilly Diabetes
Glucagon Training Sessions
9:00, 9:45, 11:00, 11:45, 1:30
BD
Topic TBD
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Janet Rodriguez BSN, RN, CDE with Grandparents Staff
Beyond Type 1
Mary Lucas & Dana Howe
Docu-Diabetes III
Ben Stroud, Kevin Covais, Amanda Borges, & Tom Karlya
Babysitting Training
For Tweens ages 9-12
Sponsored by Insulet
A Day in the Loop with Nightscout
Nightscout Faculty
Panel Discussion for Teens: Preparing for College
Moderated by Christina Roth & Dan Browne
Writing About Diabetes
Adam Brown
Dancing for Diabetes/for Kids
Elizabeth Stein
Ages 12+
Childcare:
Monterrey

Elementary:
Fiesta 3

Tween:
Fiesta 4

Pre-Registration Required – Space Limited
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Break On Your Own
1:30 - 2:45   Tandem Diabetes Care
Closed Loop System for Kids
Lilly Diabetes
Glucagon Training Sessions
9:00, 9:45, 11:00, 11:45, 1:30
Dexcom
Know More with the Dexcom G5 Mobile CGM System
Parents and children are welcome
Diabetes Basics for Significant Others
Adam Town, BSN, RN
  Meet-n-Greet and Kids Singalong
Amanda Jo and Billy Lee
  Nightscout Study Research Collaborative Nightscout Foundation & the University of Michigan Workshop for Parents: Off to College with CDN
Christina Roth & Dan Browne
Building a Successful T1 Community
PADRE
Parent/Young Adult Workshop: Parties and Picnics: Navigating the Hard to Bolus for foods
Henry Anhalt, DO and the Glu Team  
Childcare:
Monterrey

Elementary:
Fiesta 3

Tween:
Fiesta 4

Pre-Registration Required – Space Limited
2:45 - 3:15 Beverage Break On Your Own
3:15 - 4:30       BD
Topic TBD
Type 2 in a Type 1 World: Similarities, Differences and Overlap
Kim Kelly, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP
DRI Clinical Trial Update
Alberto Pugliese, MD, Raj Hirani, PhD, & David Baidal, MD
  Type 1 Care in Two Home Families
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE, Justin Masterson, & Sharon Chrisman

Fiesta 8 Only
Nightscout Installation Workshop
Nightscout Faculty
Parenting Your Teen
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
Parenting Your Tween
Korey Hood, PhD
Conversations About Peer Support: Learning from One Another
Karen Graffeo, Christel Marchand Aprigliano, & Anna Norton, MS
Childcare:
Monterrey

Elementary:
Fiesta 3

Tween:
Fiesta 4

Pre-Registration Required – Space Limited
4:30 - 5:45 pm First Timers Orientation
Coronado J
Sponsored by Dexcom
Sex, Insulin, & Rock-n-Roll
For Adults 18+
Scott Johnson, Anna Simos, Christel Marchand Aprigliano, & Christina Roth

Yucatan 1-3
Sponsored by Insulet
5:30 - 6:00 pm Amanda Jo and Billy Lee in Concert

Veracruz B and C Pre-Function
 
6:00 - 9:00 pm Grand Opening Ceremony
Grand Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
Veracruz B and C
 
9:00 - 10:00 pm An Evening with Crystal Bowersox
Fiesta 5-6
Sponsored by Lilly Diabetes
 

Wednesday Program Notes:




Teen Schedule for Wednesday, July 5, 2017
Time Coronado L
2:00 - 3:00 pm Teen Ice Breaker
All Teens
3:00 - 3:15 Snack Break
3:15 - 4:15 pm Sports Central
All Teens
Meet Here First



Youth Schedule for Thursday, July 6, 2016
Time Childcare Program Elementary Program
Sponsored by Tandem
Tween Program Teen Program
Sponsored by the Helmsley Trust
Monterrey 1-2-3
Ages 0-5
Fiesta 5
Ages 6-8
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 6
Ages 9-12
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 7-8 & 9-10
Ages 9-12
Tween Breakout Rooms
Coronado L
Main Meeting Room
Coronado M-T
Teen Breakout Rooms
7:30 - 9:00 Keynote Breakfast in Coronado Ballrooms
Sponsored by Lilly Diabetes
9:00 - 10:00 Under 3
Meet New Friends

Ages 3 & 4
Meet New Friends

Ages 5
Meet New Friends
Icebreakers & Big Group Games with Sports Central Staff Welcome & Icebreaker Games
  Sibling Discussion
All Siblings

Henry Anhalt, DO &
Orange Team Staff
Real Life Diabetes
Teens with Type 1

Boys 13-15
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE

Boys 16-17
Korey Hood, PhD

Girls 13-15
Marisa Hilliard, PhD

Girls 16-17
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
10:00 - 10:45 Beverage Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz 2 and 3
10:45 - 12:00 Under 3
Fun & Play Games

Ages 3 & 4
Sports Central

Ages 5
Sports Central
Green Team (Type 1) & Orange Team (Siblings) Discussions To Insulin & Beyond   Diabetium
Connected in Motion Staff
#AllTheCarbs
Marilyn Fry, RD, CDE
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Buffet in Coronado Ballrooms
1:30 - 2:45 Under 3
Arts & Crafts

Ages 3 & 4
Paint an FFL T-Shirt

Ages 5
Paint an FFL T-Shirt
Nutrition & Get Moving with Harold Sports Central
Meet at Sports Central
    Concurrent Half Sessions
Teens Attend Two Sessions

Diabetes Jeopardy
Teen Staff

Art Attack
Ben Stroud

The Diathlete Advantage
Mike Avery

Adventure Trekking
Connected in Motion

Impossibolus - Fat and Protein
Marilyn Fry, RD, CDE

Transition to College
Christina Roth

Transition to High School
Laura Smith, PhD

Techabetes
Adam Brown

2:45 - 3:30 Snack Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz 2 and 3
3:30 - 4:45 Under 3
Movie & Naps

Ages 3 & 4
Movie and Arts & Crafts

Ages 5
Movie and Arts & Crafts
Adventure Problem-Solving with Connected In Motion Transition to Teens
Ages 11-12
Marisa Hilliard, PhD
Orange & Green Discussions
Ages 9-10

Green Team in Fiesta 7-8
Laura Smith, PhD

Orange Team in Fiesta 9-10
Henry Anhalt, DO &
Orange Team Staff
  Concurrent Half Sessions
Teens Attend Two Sessions

Diabetes Jeopardy
Teen Staff

Stress Management
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE

Apps
Scott Johnson

VIPs
Special Guests

How to Disconnect From Your Tech
Penelope Pauley, MD

Turn Up with Harold
Harold Sanco

Dealing with Burnout
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE

Diabetes Advocacy
Christel Marchand Aprigliano

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 7, 2017
Time Childcare Program Elementary Program
Sponsored by Tandem
Tween Program Teen Program
Sponsored by the Helmsley Trust
Monterrey 1-2-3
Ages 0-5
Fiesta 5
Ages 6-8
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 6
Ages 9-12
Main Meeting Room
Fiesta 7-8 & 9-10
Ages 9-12
Tween Breakout Rooms
 
8:00 - 9:00 Breakfast On Your Own
9:00 - 10:00 Under 3
Play With Friends

Ages 3 & 4
Story Time: Orange Team

Ages 5
Story Time: Orange Team
Scavenger Hunt Diabetes VIPs
  Teen Off Site at
Animal Kingdom


Meet in Veracruz Foyer
Outside of Exhibition Hall
for 7:30 am departure

Breakfast is at Animal Kingdom

Do Not Be Late

Teens Due Back by 5:00 pm
10:00 - 10:45 Beverage Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz 2 and 3
10:45 - 12:00 Under 3
Fun & Play Games

Ages 3 & 4
Scavenger Hunt & Zumba for Kids

Ages 5
Scavenger Hunt & Zumba for Kids
What's Your Story with VIPs Problem Solving
Ages 9-10
Laura Smith, PhD
Orange & Green Discussions
Ages 11-12

Green Team in Fiesta 7-8
Korey Hood, PhD

Orange Team in Fiesta 9-10
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Buffet in Coronado Ballrooms
1:00 - 2:00 Dedicated Exhibit Hall Hour
Exhibit Hall Closes at 3:30 pm
2:00 - 3:15 Under 3
Arts & Crafts

Ages 3 & 4
Harold Time! (Fun Exercise)

Ages 5
Harold Time! (Fun Exercise)
Sports Central Nutrition Fun

 
3:15 - 4:00 Snack Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz Ballroom 2 and 3
4:00 - 5:00 Under 3
Movie & Naps

Ages 3 & 4
Movie and Arts & Crafts

Ages 5
Movie and Arts & Crafts
Crafts & Goals Tween Olympics & FFL Tween Tube (Videos)

 
Evening Family Movie Night
7:30 - 9:30 pm - Coronado H
Sponsored by Dexcom
Dessert with the Faculty
9:00 pm - 11:00 pm - Coronado J
Sponsored by Ascensia



Schedule for Saturday, July 8, 2017
Time Event and Location
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Family Fun Day
Details to be announced

10:00 am - 2:00 pm Sports Central Open
Veracruz A

Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

Morning Sessions THE BETES Family Program
The OVERNEATH!
A whole-family program

"Spark the creative imagination"
1 Show, 2 Workshops, Many Conversations

9:45 am - 12:00 pm
Marina Tsaplina, Kenneth Gorfinkle, PhD, and Kimberly Kaar

Pre-Registration Preferred

Coronado H

Panel Discussion:
Being A Couple and Making it Work

For Adults with Type 1 and Their Significant Others

Facilitated by Korey Hood, PhD, & Diana Naranjo, PhD
With Jimmy Dodson, Liz Dodson,
Sam Billetdeaux, & Grace Grande-Cassell,
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE, & Matt Point

10:30 - 11:30 am
Fiesta 1
Parents and Teens Discussion
For Parents and Teens

Facilitated by Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE

10:30 - 11:30 am
Fiesta 2
Cooking Demonstration
CWD "CHOPPED" Challenge: Healthy Made Tasty!


Marlene Koch, RDN & Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN

10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Fiesta 5

Sponsored by BD
Evening Family Fun Night
Crystal H - 8:00 - 10:00 pm
All Ages Welcome
Mad Hatter!
Wear your favorite hat!
Tween Social
Fiesta 5 - 7:00 - 10:00 pm
Ages 9-12
Dress Nicely
Teen Dance
Fiesta 6 - 8:00 - 11:00 pm
Ages 13-17
Dress Nicely

Sponsored by the Helmsley Charitable Trust



Schedule for Sunday, July 9, 2017
Time Location
8:00 - 10:00 am Farewell Breakfast
Coronado HJ
Join your new friends for life for a farewell breakfast.
All families welcome.


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