Program of Events and Sessions
Friday, September 3, 2004
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Quilt for Life Exhibition 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Registration 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Reception
Saturday, September 4, 2004
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Buffet Breakfast, Exhibits Open 9:00 - 10:15 a.m. Opening Session: Why We Pump - John Walsh and Jeff Hitchcock 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. Snack break 10:45 - 12:00 noon Sensor Technology - Alan Schorr 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch buffet; Exhibits open 1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Pumping Basics: How Do I Start? - John Walsh 1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Advanced Pumping: Taking the Next Steps - Alan Schorr 2:15 - 2:45 p.m. Snack Break 2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Strike the Spike! Strategies for Combatting After-Meal Highs - Gary Scheiner 2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Pumping in Schools: Strategies to Make it Work - Crystal Jackson
Sunday, September 5, 2004
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Buffet Breakfast, exhibits open 9:00 - 10:15 a.m. Choosing the Right Infusion Set - Natalie Bellini 10:15 - 10:45 a.m. Snack break 10:45 - 12 noon Exercise and Busy Kids: Preventing and Managing Hypos - Rick Philbin 12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Buffet, exhibits close at 1:00 1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Beating Pump Anxiety: Meet the Kids - Richard Rubin and panel of pumpers 2:15 - 2:45 p.m. Snack Break 2:45 - 4:00 p.m. Discussion Groups (for those currently pumping, and those who are considering pumping) - All faculty Teen Sessions Activities and discussion groups specifically for teens (ages 12+) will be offered on the same schedule as the adult sessions with the same breaks for snacks and meals. These sessions are for teens with type 1 diabetes as well as their teen siblings and friends. Everyone is welcome! Teens should simply report to the Teen Room each day at 9:00 a.m. Faculty includes Natalie Bellini, Rick Philbin, and Melissa Ringley. Teens will be going off-site and outdoors in the afternoons. A signed permission slip and waiver must be completed at registration in order for teens to participate. School-Age Children's Sessions Programming for school-age children (approximately ages 7-11) will be fun and interactive. No "boring stuff" here! Sessions will run on the same schedule as the adults with the same breaks for snacks and meals. All school-age children are welcome. If younger children wish to participate, they need to have a parent or sitter with them. Children should report each day to the School-Age room. Faculty will include Melissa Ringley, Mike Schurig, Natalie Bellini, and assorted other adult friends!
If a parent would like to volunteer to assist with the school-age children's activities, we would love the help!
Please contact Laura Billetdeaux to ask about volunteering: phone 734-428-8265 or email Laura.Billetdeaux@childrenwithdiabetes.com
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