ONE: THE ULTIMATE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE EXPERIENCE FOR ADULTS WITH TYPE 1
OCTOBER 3, 2020
A ONE-of-a-Kind Immersive At-Home Opportunity for Education, Online Discussion and Connection!
Born out of passion to bring together type 1s from around the world to connect, bond and learn from one another, we are so proud that our ONE weekend retreat welcomes an international audience that grows exponentially each year in both size and personal connections. We’ve combined all the best parts of our past ONE events with the unique immersive elements offered by our virtual platform to create an interactive and engaging experience for T1Ds worldwide. From enlightening discussions on current diabetes topics you care about, to interactive games and fun giveaways with cutting-edge exhibitors and live musical performances from your favorite docs, we’re so excited for you and our worldwide diabetes community to come together at ONE time from MANY places for the ULTIMATE informational and unforgettable Virtual ONE Conference Experience.
We invite you to share your passion for living the best life with diabetes with other who get it!
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3, 2020
8:00am – 9:00 am PDT: Health Fair Exhibits and Networking
9:00am – 5:00pm PDT: Conference Program
5:00pm – 6:00pm PDT: Health Fair Exhibits and Networking
This event will be hosted on a virtual conference platform called vFairs, which is accessible through any internet browser. All registered participants will receive a link via email to join the event.
This event is complimentary.
Registration deadline is September 29th.
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THIS ISN’T YOUR AVERAGE WEBINAR!
• CUTTING-EDGE presentations and engaging panel discussions on current topics YOU CARE ABOUT
• Real-time conversations and LIVE Q&A opportunities with experienced medical pros and motivational T1Ds
• LIVE INTERACTION and GIVEAWAY OPPORTUNITIES provided by innovative exhibitors
• NETWORKING LOUNGE connecting T1Ds from around the world
• Informational lectures and UNLIMITED ADDITIONAL TOPICS available for 30 days after the conference
• COMPLIMENTARY registration!
EXPERT SPEAKERS & GROUNDBREAKING PRESENTATIONS/WORKSHOPS – Have fun and be entertained while you learn about diabetes breakthroughs as our powerhouse speakers, many who live with diabetes themselves, bring the education and the excitement right to your home.
EXTENDED LIVE Q&A DISCUSSIONS – Get all of your questions answered in real-time through a live discussion panel where you can engage with the top minds in diabetes about current topics going on in the diabetes world right now.
INTERACTIVE HEALTH FAIR AND EXHIBITOR ENGAGEMENT – Explore the virtual health fair where you can not only learn more about our cutting-edge exhibitors, but also receive take-home downloadable information, engage in one-on-one communication with industry leaders and participate in interactive games.
NETWORKING ON AN INTERNATIONAL LEVEL – All attendees are invited to check out the Networking Lounge throughout the day where you can interact & engage with attendees from all over the world on a group or individual level and make connections for life.
ON-DEMAND WORKSHOPS FOR 30 DAYS – To keep the education going after the live event, you have the unique opportunity to check out our additional workshops presented by our expert faculty to expand upon the topics you learned and beyond.
“What to Do When Things Go Wrong: Turning Lemons into Lemonade, and Spike it of Course!!!” – Jeremy Pettus, MD
We’ve been thrown our share of lemons this year: COVID, quarantine, terrible face angles in zoom meetings…and this doesn’t even account for all the challenges us people with diabetes go through when our equipment fails us or we fail it. Dr. Jeremy is about to turn your lemons into lemonade by offering up some life hacks and troubleshooting scenarios to get you through 2020 and beyond!
“The Emotional Side of Diabetes…It Sucks Sometimes…But Together we can Make it Better! – William Polonsky, PhD, CDE
Burnout is real. We’re “stuck” with diabetes 24/7, so what can we do if we just need a freaking BREAK? Repeat this mantra…YOU ARE NOT ALONE; TOGETHER WE’VE GOT THIS. Here are some tips on how to get through the rough patches.
“Think Like an Endo: Learn What Your CGM Data is Trying to Tell You” – Steven Edelman, MD, Schafer Boeder, MD
Learn from your own data to make adjustments to your insulin, diet, lifestyle, etc. You’ll be armed and ready with the right questions to focus on at your next doctors visit.
“We Get You! “LIVE” Q&A with our Nation’s Top Endos Who All Live with Type 1 Too!” – Panelists of TCOYD Expert Medical Faculty
Do you ever feel like your doctor can’t relate? Well, all of these endos understand what you are going through because they live with type 1 too. These doctors can give you medical advice and first-hand experiences for living with this condition..
PLUS On-demand Videos, Exhibitor Education, Music, Games and FUN!
“I want to thank all of you for your hard work and time involved in putting on such AWESOME VIRTUAL CONFERENCES! That is the BEST conference I have ever attended and it was so well organized! It was full of great sessions with lots of information, humor, and compassion. I have had diabetes for 55 years and yet I LEARNED A LOT.”
– TCOYD 2020 Community Member
*Steven V. Edelman, MD
FOUNDER & DIRECTOR OF TCOYD
Steve, a type 1 since the age of 13, has dedicated his career to educating and treating others like himself. Endocrinologist, Founder & Director, TCOYD, Professor of Medicine, UCSD School of Medicine, VA Medical Center San Diego.
*Jeremy Pettus, MD
ENDO THAT WALKS THE TALK
Jeremy is a beloved endocrinologist and international speaker who talks about type 1 diabetes from his firsthand experience of living well with the disease. Endocrinologist, Type 1 Track Director TCOYD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, UCSD School of Medicine
Tricia Santos, MD
ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR
Tricia directs the Diabetes & Endocrinology courses at UCSD School of Medicine. She teaches doctors to focus on the importance involving the patient in medical decision making.
Endocrinologist, Type 2 Track Director TCOYD, Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSD School of Medicine
William Polonsky, PhD, CDE
Dr. Polonsky is President and Founder of the Behavioral Diabetes Institute, the world’s first organization totally dedicated to studying and addressing the unmet psychological needs of people with diabetes. He is also Associate Clinical Professor in Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego.
Schafer Boeder, MD
Schafer is a board-certified endocrinologist who diagnoses and treats people with a variety of endocrine conditions, with a particular focus on diabetes. His research is focused on new medications, devices, and technologies to help patients with Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
*Leslie Eiland, MD
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF MEDICINE
University of Nebraska Medical Center; Medical Director, Endocrine Telehealth Program, Endocrinologist
Chief Mission Officer & VP Research, JDRF
*Rayhan Lal, MD
DIABETES TECHNOLOGY SPECIALIST
Rayhan, diagnosed at age 12, studied electrical engineering and computer science at U.C. Berkeley with the hopes of applying his knowledge to diabetes technology. The significance of clinical practice became clear to him after his youngest sisters also developed diabetes. He devotes his life to advancing the care of diabetes in patients of all ages.
BLOGGER & AUTHOR
Kerri is a passionate advocate for all-things diabetes. She is the creator and author of Six Until Me, one of the first and most widely-read diabetes patient blogs. Kerri spreads a message of hope. Kerri’s participation is part of Tandem Diabetes Care’s Live Life in Full Color speaker series.
WORLD MARATHON CHALLENGE RUNNER
Eric made history becoming the first person with T1D to complete the world marathon challenge, running 7 marathons on 7 continents in 7 consecutive days…proving that anything is possible. Eric’s passion is encouraging people with diabetes to achieve what may at times seem unachievable. His participation is sponsored by Dexcom.