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Program of Events and Sessions
Friday, September 26, 2008
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Registration and Reception, Exhibits Open


Saturday, September 27, 2008
7:45 - 8:45 a.m. Buffet Breakfast in Grand Ballroom D
Exhibits open 8:00 am to Noon; closed Noon to 1:00 pm, open 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
8:45 - 10:00 a.m. Opening Keynote: - Pumps and Sensors: Why Do We Use Them? - Henry Anhalt
Grand Ballroom D
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Snack break
10:45 a.m. - Noon Technology 101 - Jeff Hitchcock - Amphitheater
Smart Pumps and Sports - Rick Philbin - Grand Ballroom D
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch buffet in Grand Ballroom D
Food will be served from 12:00 - 12:30 p.m. Please be prompt.

Exhibits closed from Noon to 1:00 pm and open from 1:00 to 5:00 pm
Exhibits close at 5:00 pm for the day
1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Technology Overwhelmus – Richard Rubin - Grand Ballroom D
2:15 - 3:00 p.m. Snack Break
3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Managing Diabetes Technology at School – Crystal Jackson - Amphitheater
Using Advanced Pump Features - Gary Scheiner - Grand Ballroom D
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. Ten Minute Tune Ups - Richard Rubin, by appointment
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Workout With Harold - Brookside A/B
6:00 - 9:00 p.m. Dinner in Grand Ballroom D followed by Evening Entertainment
8:00 p.m. Parents of Teens Discussion Group - Natalie Bellini - Forest Glen


Sunday, September 28, 2008
7:45 - 8:45 a.m. Buffet Breakfast in Grand Ballroom D
Exhibits open 7:45 am until Noon
8:45 - 10:00 a.m. The Artificial Pancreas – Bill Tamborlane - Grand Ballroom D
10:00 - 10:45 a.m. Snack break
10:45 - Noon Using Technology to Strike the Spike – Gary Scheiner - Grand Ballroom D
Infusion Sets and Sensors – Natalie Bellini - Amphitheater
12:00 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch Buffet in Grand Ballroom D
Food will be served from 12:00-12:30 p.m., please be prompt.

Exhibits close at Noon for the day.
1:00 - 2:15 p.m. Managing the Stress of Diabetes – Joe Solowiejczyk - Grand Ballroom D
Using Advanced Pump Features for Accurate Carb Counting – Tricia Stewart - Amphitheater
2:15 - 3:00 p.m. Snack Break
3:00 - 4:15 p.m. Making Sense of CGM Data - Gary Scheiner - Grand Ballroom D


Teen Sessions
Activities and discussion groups specifically for teens (ages 13+) 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 8:45 a.m. Teens may 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.
Tween Sessions
Activities and discussion groups specifically for tweens (ages 10-12) will be offered on the same schedule as the adult sessions with the same breaks for snacks and meals. These sessions are for tweens with type 1 diabetes as well as their tween siblings and friends. Tweens should simply report to the designated Tween Room each day at 8:45 a.m. Faculty includes Melissa Ringley and Kim Kelly. Tweens may be going off-site (not far) or outdoors in the afternoons. A signed permission slip and waiver must be completed at registration in order for tweens to participate.
School-Age Children's Sessions
Programming for school-age children (ages 6-9) 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. Pool time will be part of each day’s activities, so make sure your child has a swimsuit! Children should report each day to the designated Elementary Room at 8:45 a.m.
Childcare
Childcare for potty-trained children ages 3-5 will be available. CDE Mary Babin will be the lead person for childcare. Please talk with her on Friday evening if your preschooler will be in childcare during the weekend. Childcare is in the Glen Echo.

Please note that all children must be with their appropriate age group on Saturday and Sunday. The elementary program is for children ages 6-9; the tween program is for children ages 10-12, and the teen program is for ages 13-18. There is no 'skipping up' or 'skipping down.' This is per our insurance guidelines. No exceptions are allowed.

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