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Schedule for Tuesday, July 10, 2018 — Registration, Screenings, Sports Central
South Registration Veracruz North Registration Acapulco / Baja / Cancun Central Registration / Laredo 1-2 Veracruz A
Attendee Conference Registration

9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sponsor & Exhibitor Registration

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Through Wednesday Afternoon
Retinal Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Pre-Registration Required
When Registering for FFL

Retinal Screening
Tuesday through Friday
TrialNet & Celiac Screening

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Walk In
Pre-Registration Not Required

TrialNet Screening
Tuesday through Friday

Celiac Screening
Wednesday through Friday
Sports Central

Open Gym Hours

11:00 am to
3:30 pm

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk


Schedule for Wednesday, July 11, 2018 — Focus Groups, Sessions, Receptions, Grand Opening of Exhibition Hall
Time Coronado A Coronado B Coronado C Coronado D Coronado EF Coronado H Coronado M Coronado N Fiesta 5 Fiesta 6 Fiesta 7 Fiesta 8 Fiesta 9-10 Durango 1 Durango 2 Yucatan 1-3 Youth Programming
Sponsored by Omnipod
Veracruz A
  Breakfast On Your Own
9:00 - 10:15 Novo Nordisk Focus Group
Factors That Influence Diabetes Care
Caregivers of children with T1D
 
Lilly Diabetes Glucagon Training
Glucagon Training Sessions at 9:00 and 9:45
Dexcom Focus Group
Your Journey, Your CGM
Please pre-register
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Janet Rodriguez BSN, RN, CDE with Grandparents Staff
Welcome to FFL For Newly Diagnosed Families
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE, Marissa Town, BSN, RN, CDE, Kenny Rodenheiser, BSN, RN, CDE, & Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE
Capillary Biomedical Focus Group
Pre-registration preferred, and given priority. Walk-ins welcome. Please register online.
Insulet Focus Group
Omnipod DASH System
FFL First Timers on MDI
Pre-registration required
Bolus and Barbells
Rodney Miller
Docu-Diabetes IV
Ben Stroud, Kevin Covais, Amanda Borges, & Tom Karlya
Glucose: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly
Kim Kelly, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP
Roche Diabetes Care Focus Group
AP Journey for Kids
Under age 13 with parents
CGM in the Cloud: Tomorrow's Solutions Today
Nightscout Faculty
Accommodations in College for Parents and Teens
Leigh Fickling, MEd, MS, JD
Dimples and Diabetes
Elle Shaheen
Dancing for Diabetes/for Kids
Ages 6-11
Elizabeth Forrest
Youth Programming

Child Care
Monterrey 2-3
Ages 0-5

Forts & Legos
Monterrey 1
Ages 6-12

Movies & Videos
Fiesta 1-2
Ages 6-12

Dress Up & Art Projects
Fiesta 3-4
Ages 6-12

Active Games
Sports Central
Ages 6-12
Sports Central

Open Gym Hours

4:30 pm -
6:00 pm

8:00 pm -
10:00 pm

Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk

10:15 - 10:45 Coffee Break On Your Own
10:45 - 12:00 Novo Nordisk Focus Group
Factors That Influence Diabetes Care
College aged with T1D
 
Lilly Diabetes Glucagon Training
Glucagon Training Sessions at 10:45 and 11:30
Dexcom Focus Group
Your Journey, Your CGM
Please pre-register
Hands on Pump, Pens, Glucagon and Meter Training and Review
Janet Rodriguez BSN, RN, CDE with Grandparents Staff
Stanford University Focus Group
Do It Yourself Closed Loop - Why Did You Do It?
Diana Naranjo, PhD, & Korey Hood, PhD
CWD Focus Group
Improving CWD and FFL
Insulet Focus Group
Omnipod DASH System
FFL First Timers on a patch pump
Pre-registration required
Living with Diabetes, Not For Diabetes
Chris Ruden
Policy Advocacy 101 Training Workshop
Derek Flowers & Ryan Gough
Parent/Young Adult Workshop: Parties and Picnics: Navigating the Hard to Bolus for Foods
Alicia McAuliffe-Fogarty, PhD, CPsychol
Roche Diabetes Care Focus Group
AP Journey for Teens
Ages 13-17 with parents
A Day in the Loop with Nightscout
Nightscout Faculty
Panel Discussion for Teens: Preparing for College
Christina Roth, Anna Floreen, MSW, CDE, & Malissa McQuillan
Diabetes Connections: The Game Show
Stacey Simms and Moira McCarthy with Christel Aprigliano, Rodney Miller, and Christopher Snider
Dancing for Diabetes/for Kids
Ages 12-17
Elizabeth Forrest
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch On Your Own
1:30 - 2:45  
Tandem Diabetes Care Focus Group Automated Insulin Delivery: How We Develop Trust In These Systems
Please pre-register
Lilly Diabetes Focus Group
 
Diabetes Basics for Significant Others
Heather Speer, MPH, CCRC, CDE, & Janet Rodriguez, BSN, RN, CDE
 
CWD Focus Group
Sustainability Discussions
 
Preventing T1D and its Recurrence
Camillo Ricordi, MD, and Sonia Chritton
 
 
Roche Diabetes Care Focus Group
AP Journey for Young Adults
Ages 18-18
Research with the Nightscout Data Commons: How Low Do You Go?
Joyce Lee, MD, MPH
Workshop for Parents: Off to College with CDN
Christina Roth, Anna Floreen, MSW, CDE, & Malissa McQuillan
Building a Successful T1D Community at Home
Shana Baker & Susan Brennan
Dancing for Diabetes/for Adults
Adults 18+
Elizabeth Forrest
2:45 - 3:15 Beverage Break On Your Own
3:15 - 4:30  
 
 
 
 
First Timers Orientation
3:45 - 5:45
JDRF Focus Group: Adulting with Diabetes
 
 
Conversations About Peer Support: Learning from One Another
Christel Marchand Aprigliano
 
Roche Diabetes Care Focus Group
Exploring a New Insulin Pump
Nightscout Installation Workshop
Nightscout Faculty
Parenting Your Teen
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
Parenting Your Tween
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE & Kenny Rodenheiser, BSN, RN, CDE
 
6:00 - 9:00 Grand Opening Ceremony
Grand Opening Reception in Exhibit Hall
Veracruz B and C
 
9:00 - 10:00 Amanda Jo and Billy Lee in Concert
Sponsored by Tandem Diabetes Care
Fiesta 5
 

Wednesday Program Notes:



Teen Schedule for Wednesday, July 11, 2018
2:00 - 3:00 Ice Breakers and Scavenger Hunt
Teen Staff

Coronado L
3:00 - 3:15 Quick Break
3:15 - 4:15 T1D and Sports
Jimmy & Liz Dodson and the Sports Central Staff

Sports Central



Youth Schedule for Thursday, July 12, 2018 — Sessions, Family and Friends Banquet
Time Child Care Program
Ages 0-5
Elementary Program
Ages 6-8
Tween Program
Ages 9-12
Teen Program
Ages 13-17
Monterrey 1-2-3 Fiesta 5
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
Fiesta 6
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
Coronado L Coronado M-T
Breakout Rooms
8:00 - 9:00 Keynote Breakfast in Coronado Ballroom
Sponsored by Lilly Diabetes
9:00 - 10:00 Check In & Meet New Friends
Icebreakers & Big Group Games
 
Icebreakers
 
T1 Tips and Tricks
Adam Brown
Risky Business Panel
Rachel M. Wasserman, PhD, Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE, Hannah Lambert, BSN, RN, Alyssa Kyllo, & Mike Avery
Coronado MNP

Orange Team: Minute to Win It
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE with Orange Team Staff
Coronado QRST
10:00 - 10:45 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
10:45 - 12:00 Visit Sports Central
What's Your Story
With Special Guests
What's Your Story
With Special Guests
Get Moving with Harold  
Building Strengths and Overcoming Challenges
Teen Staff with
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
 
12:00 - 1:30 Lunch Buffet in Coronado Ballroom
Visit Exhibits in Veracruz BC
1:30 - 2:45 Crafts & Shirt Decorating
Nutrition &
Get Moving with Harold

Kristen Seiz, MS, RD
 
FFL: Food for Life
Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN
 
Concurrent Half Sessions - Teens Attend Two Sessions

Diabetes Jeopardy
Alyssa Kyllo & Mike Avery
Coronado L

Adventure Trekking
Connected in Motion
Coronado M

Future of Diabetes
Bruce Buckingham, MD
Coronado N

Diabetes Hot Shots
Coronado P

High School FAQ
Korey Hood, PhD
Coronado Q

T1D, Bruh?
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE, & Kevin Covais
Coronado R

T1: She
Rachel M. Wasserman, PhD, Hannah Lambert, BSN, RN, Hannah Opdenaker, & Kerri Sparling
Coronado S

The Face of Diabetes
Coronado T

2:45 - 3:30 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
3:30 - 4:45 Movie & Rest Time
Scavenger Hunt
 
Problem Solving
Ages 9-10

Julie Gettings, PhD
Green & Orange Discussions
Ages 11-12


Green Team
Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Fiesta 3-4

Orange Team
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
Fiesta 1-2
Concurrent Half Sessions - Teens Attend Two Sessions

Diabetes Jeopardy
Alyssa Kyllo & Mike Avery
Coronado L

Impossibolus: Advanced Fat and Protein
Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN
Coronado M

Ill, Advised
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE
Coronado N

Graduating from FFL High: What to Expect
Matt Point
Coronado P

Be the Change
Christel Marchand Aprigliano
Coronado Q

#Adulting
Sarah Corathers, MD, Christina Roth, Anna Floreen, MSW, CDE, & Malissa McQuillan
Coronado R

Managing Data Overload
Jamie Wood, MD
Coronado S

Raising Your Parents
Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE
Coronado T

6:30 - 8:30 Family and Friends Banquet
FFL Island Party
Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

From 6:30 to 8:30 in Coronado HJKL
 
8:30 - 10:30 Music and Dancing
Sponsored by Novo Nordisk

Following the Banquet
From 8:30 to 10:30 pm in Coronado HJKL
 

Thursday Program Notes:



Youth Schedule for Friday, July 13, 2018 — Sessions, Family Movie Night, Dessert with the Faculty, Adult Type 1 Event
Time Child Care Program
Ages 0-5
Elementary Program
Ages 6-8
Tween Program
Ages 9-12
Teen Program
Ages 13-17
Monterrey 1-2-3 Fiesta 5
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
Fiesta 6
Main Room
Fiesta 1-4
Breakout Rooms
 
  Breakfast On Your Own
9:00 - 10:00 Toys, Games, & Stories
Orange Team Visits


Sports Central
 
Diabetes VIPs
Diabetes VIPs
In Fiesta 3 and Fiesta 4
Teen Off Site at Animal Kingdom

Meet in Veracruz Foyer
Outside of Exhibition Hall
for 7:30 am departure

Breakfast is at Animal Kingdom

Do Not Be Late

Teens Due Back by 5:00 pm
10:00 - 10:45 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
10:45 - 12:00 Scavenger Hunt

Green Team
Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Orange Team
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
Insulin & Beyond
 
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch Buffet in Coronado Ballroom
Visit Exhibits in Veracruz BC
1:00 - 2:00 Dedicated Exhibit Hall Hour
Exhibit Hall Closes at 4:00 pm
Visit Exhibits in Veracruz BC
2:00 - 3:15 Exercise Time with Harold The Elementary Tournament
 
Transition to Teens
Ages 11-12

Julie Gettings, PhD
Green & Orange Discussions
Ages 9-10


Green Team
Intissar Ben Halim, MSS
Fiesta 3-4

Orange Team
Jessica Kichler, PhD, CDE
Fiesta 1-2
3:15 - 4:00 Coffee Break outside Exhibit Hall - Veracruz BC
4:00 - 5:00 Movie & Rest

What Makes You Happy?
Craft Time
 
Sports Central

 
Evening Family Movie Night
Sponsored by Dexcom

7:30 - 9:30 pm
Coronado H
Dessert and Posters with the Faculty
Sponsored by Ascensia

9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Veracruz Pre-Function Area
Adults with Type 1 Evening Event
Sponsored by Omnipod

8:00 pm - Midnight
Fiesta 5-6
Young Adults Dinner
Sponsored by Omnipod

6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Durango 1-2
Pre-registration required
(registration coming soon)

Friday Program Notes:



Schedule for Saturday, July 14, 2018 — Final Sessions, Sports Central, Tween & Teen Dances, Family Fun Night
Time Event and Location
Early Morning Diabetes Advocacy Issues – FFL Town Hall
George Huntley & Stewart Perry

Come hear how CWD is involved in Diabetes Advocacy. Ask questions on the issues important to you. Our advocacy experts will field your questions on medication pricing, non-medical switching, access to care, etc. Come learn what is happening today, how it impacts you, and how to make your voice heard!

9:00 - 10:00 am
Durango 2
  Veracruz A
Sports Central


Sponsored by
Novo Nordisk


Open Gym
10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Morning Break On Your Own
Late Morning Panel Discussion:
Being A Couple and Making it Work

For Adults with Type 1 and Their Significant Others

Facilitated by Korey Hood, PhD, & Diana Naranjo, PhD
With Jimmy Dodson, Liz Dodson,
Sam Billetdeaux, & Grace Grande-Cassell,
Brian Grant, BSN, RN, CDE, & Matt Point

10:30 - 11:30 am
Fiesta 1
Parents and Teens Discussion
For Parents and Teens

Facilitated by Jill Weissberg-Benchell, PhD, CDE

10:30 - 11:30 am
Fiesta 2
Kara and the (not so) Dire Beastie
An animated series and Q&A with the creators

Angelina Bernier, MD, & Alan Caudel

10:30 - 11:30 am
Durango 1
Midday Lunch Break On Your Own
Afternoon Celebrate!

Welcome to the first ever kids Diaversary and Birthday celebration!

Our FFL’s ages 8-12 will celebrate their milestones together since they don’t see each other all year. The children will participate in two fun and engaging activities including a paper airplane workshop! Then we will all sing Happy Diaversary and Happy Birthday, and wind down by eating some Mickey ice cream treats!

Participation is limited to the first 125 kids to register. Register Here

Sponsored by Logan Merwin

1:00 - 2:30
Coronado K
 
 
Evening Family Fun Night
Super Heroes! Dress as your favorite super hero!
Coronado H - 7:00 - 10:00 pm
All Ages Welcome
Tween Social
Fiesta 5 - 7:00 - 10:00 pm
Ages 9-12
Dress Nicely
Teen Dance
Sponsored by Medtronic
Fiesta 6 - 8:00 - 11:00 pm
Ages 13-17
Red Carpet Party – Dress Nicely


Schedule for Sunday, July 15, 2018 — Farewell Breakfast
Time Location
8:00 - 10:00 Farewell Breakfast
Coronado HJ
Join your new friends for life for a farewell breakfast.
All attendees welcome.


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