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Schedule for Tuesday, July 10, 2018 — Registration, Screenings, Sports Central
South Registration Veracruz North Registration Acapulco / Baja / Cancun Central Registration / Laredo 1-2 North Registration / El Paso Veracruz A
Attendee Conference Registration

9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sponsor & Exhibitor Registration

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Through Wednesday Afternoon
Retinal Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pre-Registration Required
When Registering for FFL

Retinal Screening
Tuesday through Friday
TrialNet & Celiac Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Walk In
Pre-Registration Not Required

TrialNet Screening
Tuesday through Friday

Celiac Screening
Wednesday through Friday
Insulin Pump Trials

Schedule TBD
Sports Central

Open Gym Hours

11:00 am to
3:30 pm

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk


Schedule for Wednesday, July 11, 2018 — 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
  Breakfast On Your Own
9:00 - 10:15 Novo Nordisk
 
Lilly Diabetes
Dexcom
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Janet Rodriguez BSN, RN, CDE with Grandparents Staff
Bolus and Barbells
Rodney Miller
 
Welcome to FFL For Newly Diagnosed Families
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE, & Marissa Town, BSN, RN, CDE
Nightscout - #WeAre NotWaiting
Session 1
Accommodations in College for Parents and Teens
Leigh Fickling, MEd, MS, JD
Dimples and Diabetes
Elle Shaheen
Dancing for Diabetes/for Kids
Ages 6-11
Elizabeth Forrest
Youth Programming

Child Care
Monterrey 2-3
Ages 0-5

Forts and Legos
Monterrey 1
Ages 6-12

Art Projects Ages
Fiesta 1-2
6-12

Movies & Videos
Fiesta 3
Ages 6-12

Dress Up & Play
Fiesta 4
Ages 6-12
Sports Central

Youth Sessions
9:00 - 4:30

Open Gym Hours

4:30 -
6:00 pm

8:00 -
10:00 pm

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

10:15 - 10:45 Coffee Break On Your Own
10:45 - 12:00 Novo Nordisk
 
Lilly Diabetes
Dexcom
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Janet Rodriguez BSN, RN, CDE with Grandparents Staff
Living with Diabetes, Not For Diabetes
Chris Ruden
Docu-Diabetes IV
Ben Stroud, Kevin Covais, Amanda Borges, & Tom Karlya
Diabetes Connections: The Game Show
Stacey Simms
Nightscout - #WeAre NotWaiting
Session 2
Panel Discussion for Teens: Preparing for College
Moderated by Christina Roth
Glucose: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Kim Kelly, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP
Dancing for Diabetes/for Kids
Ages 12-17
Elizabeth Forrest
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch On Your Own
1:30 - 2:45  
Tandem Diabetes Care
Lilly Diabetes
 
Diabetes Basics for Significant Others
TBD
Policy Advocacy 101 Training Workshop
Derek Flowers & Ryan Gough
 
 
Nightscout Study Research Collaborative
Joyce Lee, MD, MPH
Workshop for Parents: Off to College with CDN
Christina Roth
Building a Successful T1D Community at Home
Shana Baker & Susan Brennan
Dancing for Diabetes/for Adults
Adults 18+
Elizabeth Forrest
2:45 - 3:15 Beverage Break On Your Own
3:15 - 4:30  
 
 
 
 
First Timers Orientation
3:15 - 5:15
 
Nightscout - #WeAre NotWaiting
Installation Workshop
Parenting Your Teen
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
Parenting Your Tween
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
Conversations About Peer Support: Learning from One Another
Christel Marchand Aprigliano
6:00 - 9:00 Grand Opening Ceremony
Grand Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
Veracruz B and C
 
9:00 - 10:00 Amanda Jo and Billy Lee in Concert
Fiesta 5
 

Wednesday Program Notes:



Teen Schedule for Wednesday, July 11, 2018
2:00 - 3:00 Ice Breakers and Scavenger Hunt
Teen Staff

Coronado L
3:00 - 3:15 Quick Break
3:15 - 4:15 T1D and Sports
Jimmy & Liz Dodson and the Sports Central Staff

Sports Central



Youth Schedule for Thursday, July 12, 2018 — Sessions, Family and Friends Banquet
Time Child Care Program
Ages 0-5
Elementary Program
Ages 6-8
Tween Program
Ages 9-12
Teen Program
Ages 13-17
Monterrey 1-2-3 Fiesta 5
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
Fiesta 6
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
Coronado L Coronado M-T
Breakout Rooms
8:00 - 9:00 Keynote Breakfast in Coronado Ballroom
Sponsored by Lilly Diabetes
9:00 - 10:00 Check In & Meet New Friends
Icebreakers & Big Group Games
 
Icebreakers
 
T1 Tips and Tricks
Adam Brown
Risky Business Panel
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE, Hannah Lambert, BSN, RN, Alyssa Kyllo, & Mike Avery
Coronado MNP

Orange Team: Minute to Win It
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE with Orange Team Staff
Coronado QRTS
10:00 - 10:45 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
10:45 - 12:00 Visit Sports Central
What's Your Story
With Special Guests
What's Your Story
With Special Guests
Get Moving with Harold
In Sports Central
 
Building Strengths and Overcoming Challenges
Teen Staff with
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
 
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Buffet in Coronado Ballroom
Visit Exhibits in Veracruz BC
1:30 - 2:45 Crafts & Shirt Decorating
Nutrition &
Get Moving with Harold

Kristen Seiz, MS, RD
 
FFL: Food for Life
Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN
 
Concurrent Half Sessions - Teens Attend Two Sessions

Diabetes Jeopardy
Alyssa Kyllo & Mike Avery
Coronado L

High School FAQ
Korey Hood, PhD
Coronado M

T1D, Bruh?
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE, & Kevin Covais
Coronado N

Diabetes Hot Shots
Coronado P

Adventure Trekking
Connected in Motion
Coronado Q

Managing Data Overload
Jamie Wood, MD
Coronado R

Impossibolus: Advanced Fat and Protein
Coronado S

The Face of Diabetes
Coronado T

2:45 - 3:30 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
3:30 - 4:45 Movie & Rest Time
Sports Central
 
Problem Solving
Ages 9-10

Julie Gettings, PhD
Green & Orange Discussions
Ages 11-12


Green Team
Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Fiesta 3-4

Orange Team
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
Fiesta 1-2
Concurrent Half Sessions - Teens Attend Two Sessions

Diabetes Jeopardy
Alyssa Kyllo & Mike Avery
Coronado L

T1: She
Hannah Lambert, BSN, RN, Hannah Opdenaker, & Kerri Sparling
Coronado M

Ill, Advised
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE
Coronado N

Graduating from FFL High: What to Expect
Matt Point
Coronado P

Be the Change
Christel Marchand Aprigliano
Coronado Q

#Adulting
Sarah Corathers, MD &
College Diabetes Network
Coronado R

Future of Diabetes
Bruce Buckingham, MD
Coronado S

Raising Your Parents
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
Coronado T

6:30 - 8:30 Family and Friends Banquet
Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

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

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

Thursday Program Notes:



Youth Schedule for Friday, July 13, 2018 — Sessions, Family Movie Night, Dessert with the Faculty, Adult Type 1 Event
Time Child Care Program
Ages 0-5
Elementary Program
Ages 6-8
Tween Program
Ages 9-12
Teen Program
Ages 13-17
Monterrey 1-2-3 Fiesta 5
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
Fiesta 6
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
 
  Breakfast On Your Own
9:00 - 10:00 Toys, Games, & Stories
Orange Team Visits


Scavenger Hunt
 
Diabetes VIPs
Diabetes VIPs
In Fiesta 3 and Fiesta 4
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 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
10:45 - 12:00 Scavenger Hunt

Green Team
Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Orange Team
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
Insulin & Beyond
 
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Buffet in Coronado Ballroom
Visit Exhibits in Veracruz BC
1:00 - 2:00 Dedicated Exhibit Hall Hour
Exhibit Hall Closes at 4:00 pm
Visit Exhibits in Veracruz BC
2:00 - 3:15 Exercise Time with Harold
In Sports Central
The Elementary Tournament
 
Transition to Teens
Ages 11-12

Julie Gettings, PhD
Green & Orange Discussions
Ages 9-10


Green Team
Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Fiesta 3-4

Orange Team
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
Fiesta 1-2
3:15 - 4:00 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
4:00 - 5:00 Movie & Rest

What Makes You Happy?
Craft Time
 
Sports Central

 
Evening Family Movie Night
Sponsored by Dexcom

7:30 - 9:30 pm
Coronado H
Dessert with the Faculty

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Veracruz Pre-Function Area
Adults with Type 1 Evening Event
Sponsored by Insulet

8:00 pm - Midnight
Fiesta 5-6
Young Adults Dinner
Sponsored by Insulet

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Durango 1-2
Pre-registration required
(registration coming soon)

Friday Program Notes:



Schedule for Saturday, July 14, 2018 — Final Sessions, Sports Central, Tween & Teen Dances, Family Fun Night
Time Event and Location
10:00 - 2:00 Sports Central Open
Veracruz A

Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

Open Gym Hours
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Morning 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
 

Evening Family Fun Night
Coronado H - 7:00 - 10:00 pm
All Ages Welcome
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


Schedule for Sunday, July 15, 2018 — Farewell Breakfast
Time Location
8:00 - 10:00 Farewell Breakfast
Coronado HJ
Join your new friends for life for a farewell breakfast.
All families welcome.


  Friends for Life® Orlando 2018 Conference  
  Introduction - Registration Information - Conference Registration - Exhibitors - FAQ - Volunteer Application  
  Faculty - Grandparents Faculty - Sports Central Staff - Retinal Screening Staff - CWD Staff - Fellows  
  Teen Staff - Tween Staff - Elementary Staff - Child Care Staff - Orange Team Staff  
  Conference Schedule: Parents & Adults Program - Youth Program - Child Care Registration  
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