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Who | Program Overview | Details
Parents & Adults | All Days Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun | Wed Thu Fri
Youth | All Days Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun |      

Schedule for Tuesday, July 7 - Receptions
Time Monterrey 1-3 Durango 1-2 Veracruz A
9:00 am - 6:00 pm Registration Open - South Registration Area
4:00 - 5:30 Grandparents Reception

Young Adults Reception
Following Day at the Water Park

Sports Central
Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

Open 12 noon - 10 pm

7:00 - 8:30 Volunteer Thank You Reception
Sponsored by Insulet

International Reception
Sponsored by LifeScan



Schedule for Wednesday, July 8 - Focus Groups and Receptions
Time Coronado A Coronado B Coronado C Coronado D Coronado E Coronado G Yucatan Fiesta 5 Veracruz A
9:00 - 10:30 DexCom
CGM – Future Designs and Products
Parents Only
Session Full
Sanofi-Aventis
In Whose Two Shoes?
Everyone
DRI Foundation
When Diabetes Hits Home: The New "Normal"
Parents & Grandparents
Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Institute
Diabetes and Social Networking
Pre-teens, teens, and their parents
Dex4
Hypoglycemic Episodes
Everyone
Elementary Staff Meeting
CWD Elementary Staff Only
  Charlie Kimball Reception
9:00 - 11:00
Everyone Invited
Sports Central
Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

Open
12 noon
to
10 pm

11:00 - 12:30 CWD
Families with Two
Families with two or more kids with diabetes
Sanofi-Aventis
In Whose Two Shoes?
Everyone
Session Full
Novo Nordisk
Incredible Insulin Ideas
Newly diagnosed families and adults
Animas
Feeling Stuck?
Pumpers
Session Full
Medtronic
MySentryTM
Parents
Session Full
Teen Staff Meeting
CWD Teen Staff Only
WaveSense
Diabetes, iPods, and Facebook
Everyone
 
1:00 - 2:30 ACCU-CHEK
Seeing is Believing!
Kids 12 or older and parents
Session Full
MEDINGO US, Inc.
Meet the Solo Insulin Pump!
Kids with type 1 aged 8-17 with their parents
Session Full
Novo Nordisk
Let's Talk Devices!
Everyone
Session Full
CWD
Celiac Discussion Group
Families with celiac
Diabetes Research Institute Foundation
Diabetes Diplomats: Be the Hero
Teens And Young Adults Age 13 To 21 (Parents are welcome as observers)
Tween Staff Meeting
CWD Tween Staff Only
FDA
CGMs - What's Going On?
Families using CGM
Session Full
 
3:00 - 4:30 LifeScan
Diabetes and Your Lifestyle
Everyone
MEDINGO US, Inc.
Meet the Solo Insulin Pump!
Teens with type 1 aged 13-17 with their parents
Session Full
University of South Florida
Design the Ideal Diabetes Center!
Everyone
      FDA
Let's Talk About the Artificial Pancreas
Everyone
 
3:00 - 4:30 First Timers Reception
Fiesta 5 and 6
Sponsored by Sanofi-Aventis
Teen Reception
Fiesta 1-2-3
All Teens Welcome
6:00 - 9:00 Grand Opening Ceremony
Grand Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall - Veracruz B and C
Sponsored by Roche Diagnostics
Childcare Pre-Meeting
Meet the Childcare Staff
7-9 pm -- Yucatan

Focus Group Codes:   Focus Group   Reception / Social Event   Discussion Group   CWD Staff Meeting



Parents and Adults Schedule for Thursday, July 9, 2009
Time Coronado H Coronado J Coronado K Coronado L Fiesta 1-2 Fiesta 3-4 Fiesta 5 Monterrey 1-3 Veracruz A-B-C
7:15 - 7:45 Family Fun Run - Sponsored by Novo Nordisk
Meet at El Centro by the Lake - Warm Up with Harold 7:15, Run Begins 7:30
7:45 - 8:45 Breakfast buffet in Coronado H - L
9:00 - 10:00 Opening Keynote Session
Ken Moritsugu and Tom Karlya
Supported by Education Partner Abbott Diabetes Care
         
10:00 - 10:45 Snack Break in Veracruz Foyer outside Exhibit Hall Veracruz A
Sports Central
Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

Daytime Sessions

Evening Hours
8 - 10 pm


Veracruz B-C
Exhibit Hall &
Quilt for Life


Open
10 am - 1 pm
2 - 5 pm
10:45 - 12:00 Why We Pump
Henry Anhalt
Prevention and Remission
Alberto Pugliese
Reviewing What You Learned on Diagnosis Day
Fran Kaufman
It's Not Just a Numbers Game
Joe Solowiejczyk
The Challenge of Employment Discrimination
John Griffin
Hearth Health Update
Bob Bulgarelli
The Physiology of Exercise
Kim Kelly
A Beginner's Guide to Diabetes
Betty
Brackenridge
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Buffet in Coronado H-J -- Sponsored by Sanofi Aventis
1:30 - 2:45 Continuous Sensing
Bruce Buckingham
DRI Research Update: What Don't We Know and Why Don't We Know It
Norma Kenyon
Carb Counting in the Real World
Dana Dignard
Diabetes Etiquette
Bill Polonsky
Sick Day Management for Young Adults
Jen Block
Pumping Basics
John Walsh
Exercise and Busy Kids
Gary Scheiner
Insulin for Grandparents: Pumps, Pens and Syringes
Betty
Brackenridge
2:45 - 3:30 Snack Break in Veracruz Foyer outside Exhibit Hall
3:30 - 4:45 Making Sense of Sensor Data
Gary Scheiner
The Artificial Pancreas Project
Stu Weinzimer & Ed Damiano
Sick Day Management
Jen Block
Adolescence Tipping Points
Jill Weissberg-Benchell
Disordered Eating
Barbara Anderson
Picking the Right Infusion Set
Natalie Bellini
Summiting Everest with Type 1 Diabetes
Sebastien Sasseville
The Elephant in the Room: Confronting Common Fears
Betty Brackenridge
6:30 - 8:30 Family and Friends Banquet
From 6:30 to 8:30 in Coronado H - L
Sponsored by LifeScan and Novo Nordisk
Preregistration and Tickets Required
 
8:30 - 10:30 Music and Dancing
Following the Banquet
From 8:30 to 10:30 pm in Coronado H - L
Sponsored by LifeScan and Novo Nordisk
All Ages Welcome - Tickets not Required
 

Session Codes:   Science   Research   Diabetes 101   Psychosocial   Exercise   Grandparents   Young Adults   Legal & Advocacy



Parents and Adults Schedule for Friday, July 10, 2009
Time Coronado H Coronado J Coronado K Coronado L Fiesta 1-2 Fiesta 3-4 Fiesta 5 Monterrey 1-3 Baja Veracruz A-B-C
7:45 - 8:45 Breakfast buffet in Coronado H - L
8:45 - 10:00 Advanced Pump Features
John Walsh
NIH Research Update
David Harlan
Nocturnal Hypoglycemia - Is it Safe To Go To Sleep?
Bruce Buckingham
Diabetes Overwhelmus
Richard Rubin
Young Men's Discussion Group
Mike Heile
Portion Distortion
Mike Schurig and Dana Dignard
Meet the Athletes
Rick Philbin and Panel
Reclaiming Sleepovers and Getaways
Betty
Brackenridge
  Veracruz A
Sports Central
Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

Daytime Sessions

Evening Hours
8 - 10 pm


Veracruz B-C
Exhibit Hall &
Quilt for Life


Open
8:00 am - 12:00 noon
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
10:00 - 10:45 Snack Break in Veracruz Foyer outside Exhibit Hall
10:45 - 12:00 Strike the Spike
Gary Scheiner
From Prototype to Product
Arleen Pinkos
Managing Type 1 Diabetes at School
Crystal Jackson
Family Teamwork in Diabetes Management
Barbara Anderson
Young Women, Pregnancy and Type 1 Diabetes
Fran Kaufman, Nicole Johnson & Jen Block
Stress Management
Bob Bulgarelli
Pumping and Competitive Sports
John Walsh
Blood Glucose Monitoring for Grandparents
Betty
Brackenridge
Traces of Victory
Doug Burns
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Buffet in Coronado H-J -- Sponsored by Eli Lilly
1:30 - 2:45 Insulin Resistance and Double Diabetes
Fran Kaufman
Mouse Cured! What Does That Mean to Me?
Norma Kenyon
Moms' Discussion Group
Lauren Lanning, Michelle Rago & Barbara Anderson
It's Not Just a Numbers Game
Joe Solowiejczyk
Stress Management for Young Adults
Bob Bulgarelli
The Real Diabetes Police (Officer)
Jose Lopez
Problem-Solving: Type 1 in School
Crystal Jackson
Glucagon & Diabetes Emergencies for Grandparents
Betty
Brackenridge
Racing the Ironman Triathlon with Type 1 Diabetes
Jay Hewitt
2:45 - 3:30 Snack Break in Veracruz Foyer outside Exhibit Hall
3:30 - 4:45 Pets Get Diabetes, Too
Charles Wiedmeyer
The Artificial Pancreas Project
Stu Weinzimer & Ed Damiano
Dads' Discussion Group
Henry Anhalt, Stefan Rubin & Tom Karlya
How to Live Well and Make the Most Out of Your Diabetes Experience
Nicole Johnson
The Great Meter Makeover
Bill Polonsky
  The Challenges of Employment Discrimination
John Griffin
Communication Skills to Enhance Family Support (Parents Welcome)
Betty Brackenridge and Richard Rubin
Sports Central Wrap-Up
Rick Philbin & the Athletes
Evening Dessert with the Faculty
9:00 - 11:00 pm - Veracruz Pre-Function Area
(Outside the Exhibit Hall)
Tween Social
Sponsored by LifeScan
(No Dinner)
8:00 - 11:00 pm - Fiesta 6
Teen Dinner Dance
8:00 - Midnight - Fiesta 5
Young Adults Dinner & Salsa Dancing
8:00 - Midnight - Monterrey 1-3

Session Codes:   Science   Research   Diabetes 101   Psychosocial   Exercise   Grandparents   Young Adults   Legal & Advocacy



Schedule for Saturday, July 11
Time Location
7:30 - 10:00 Magical Memories Breakfast in Coronado H-J-K

Followed by

A Day at the Park

Disney Characters will be at breakfast beginning at 8:00 am
Chartered bus transportation to the Magic Kingdom will be provided after breakfast beginning at 8:00 am
Use Disney Transportation to return to the hotel

Tickets are Required - Transportation Included with Ticket

Park tickets are not included with the Magical Memories Breakfast.



Schedule for Sunday, July 12
Time Location
8:00 - 10:00 Farewell Breakfast in Coronado H-J-K
Sponsored by Medtronic Diabetes

Join your new friends for life for a farewell breakfast. All families welcome.

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