Taking Control of Your Diabetes Conference & Health Fair

Managing Your Diabetes For Type 1s, Type 2s, and Those Who Care

A life changing CONFERENCE EXPERIENCE For Type 1s, Type 2s, & Those Who Care

Attend a TCOYD Conference & Health Fair Near You!


Feb. 9, 2019

Bellevue, WA

Meydenbauer Center

March 30, 2019

Santa Clara, CA

Santa Clara Convention Center

April 27, 2019

Honolulu, HI

Hawaii Convention Center

May 11, 2019

Raleigh, NC

Raleigh Convention Center

June 22, 2019

Albany, NY

The Albany Capital Center

September 7, 2019

Missoula, MT

Missoula Hilton Garden Inn

October 12, 2019

San Diego, CA

San Diego Convention Center

November 2, 2019

Charlotte, NC

Charlotte Convention Center

A TCOYD Conference & Health fair will change the way you live
with diabetes.

The most cutting-edge information
for individuals with



  • EXPERT Speakers
  • LEADING Diabetes Doctors, Specialists & Researchers
  • Interactive & Innovative HEALTH FAIR
  • One-on-One “ASK AN EXPERT” Sit Downs
  • Delicious & Healthy LUNCH Included


…and it’s only one small part of the TCOYD conference experience

  • Important Health Screenings – A variety of complimentary health screenings
  • Ask A Specialist – Get your questions answered with our one-on-one consultations with diabetes experts
  • Fun Fitness – Try new ways to be active without the gym
  • Cooking Demos – Healthy and delicious, our experts will teach you how it’s done

A Variety Exhibitors At Your Fingertips:

  • State-of-the-art device companies
  • Innovative pharmaceuticals & treatment opions
  • Local support programs
  • Healthy lifestyle options



…given by the nations leading diabetes doctors, specialists & researchers

  • Type 1 & Type 2  – A variety of workshops and presentations geared towards type 1 and type 2
  • Type 3 – Education, advice and help for those who care about someone with diabetes


…the most cutting-edge information on the latest technologies, treatments & research

Typical TYPE 1 lecture and workshop topics include:

  • Beginner & Advanced Workshops for CGM & Pumps
  • What’s on the Horizon For Type 1: The Latest Research & Developments
  • Dealing with the Emotional Toll of Type 1 & Complications
  • Golden Rules for Living with Type 1 Presented by Doctors & Experts Who Have Type 1
  • Treatments Other Than Insulin
  • Preventing, Detecting & Treating Hypoglycemia
  • Alcohol & Diabetes, Do They Mix?
  • Thyroid & Other Autoimmune Diseases
  • Diabetes and The Stomach: Celica & Other GI Issues
  • Daily Injections or Pump Therapy, What’s Right For You?

(not all lectures & workshops are offered in each city, see city pages for details)


…practical easy to understand information & education that you can put into action now

Typical TYPE 2 lecture and workshop topics include:

  • An In Depth Look at Type 2 Treatments Including Insulin
  • Using Exercise as Medicine
  • Why Weight? Medical and Surgical Options
  • Why Am I So Tired? Do I Have Sleep Apnea?
  • My Doctor Doesn’t Get It! My Patients Don’t Listen! Patients vs. Providers
  • Bite Me! Healthy, Yummy Food Choices to Sink Your Teeth Into
  • Foot Facts: The Latest of Neuropathy
  • Meter Reading: High, Low…Now What?
  • Taking Care of the Skin Your In
  • Grocery Shopping: What to Stock up on and What to Keep Off Your Shelf
  • Keep Your Kidneys Kicking
  • Do You Know Your ABC’s? A1c, Blood Pressure, and Cholesterol

(not all lectures & workshops are offered in each city, see city pages for details)

“This conference meant everything to me. I absolutely loved that the speakers for the Type 1 Track were also Type 1s! I really needed this experience to empower me and I’m walking away enlightened & empowered with all the new info I learned.”

– San Diego, CA Conference Participant, Type 1

Meet TCOYD’s Founder & Director

Dr. Steven V. Edelman has dedicated his medical career to bringing the most up to date & practical diabetes management and care strategies directly to the people who need it the most, YOU or your loved one. Dr. Edelman is a Clinical Professor of Medicine at UCSD School of Medicine, the Director of the Diabetes Care Clinic at the VA Medical Center in San Diego and a type 1 since the age of 15.