JDRF TypeOneNation

  • 6111 Fleur Drive | Des Moines, IA 50321
  • Presented By: JDRF - Greater Iowa Chapter
  • Dates: November 17, 2018
  • Location: Holiday Inn Airport & Conference Center
  • Phone: (515) 802-3220
  • Start/End Time: 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM
  • Event Times: From: 09:00 AM to 03:30 PM
  • Overview

    The JDRF TypeOneNation is an event for individuals, families, and caregivers affected by type 1 diabetes (T1D) at all life stages. The event features an exhibitor fair, keynote speakers & breakout sessions. Talk to experts about research advances, meet with other attendees to exchange ideas, and participate in discussions important to you.
    A limited number of tickets are available. Tickets will not be available the day of the event. Please register by Saturday, November 10th.
    Keynote speakers include:
    -Rob Howe, Diabetics Doings Things -
    Rob's "Tools of Type 1's" discussion will takes us behind the scenes of the tools and tactics used by some of the most influential T1Ds in their everyday lives that help make them extraordinary
    -Dr. Andrew Rakeman, AVP for Research at JDRF
    Dr. Rakeman will provide an update on recent advances and talk about plans, priorities and what's next for JDRF research.