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Welcome to Screenside Chats with CWD!

This webinar series brings diabetes clinicians, researchers, and community members directly to YOU. This page will be updated regularly with upcoming webinar details, so check back often to see who's scheduled to talk with our team next!

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Upcoming Screenside Chats

Sunday, May 22 at 7 PM EST: Screening Options for Type 1 Diabetes with Dr. Diana Miller
Wednesday, June 1 at 7 PM EST: Friends for Life Orlando Q&A with FFL Staff and Volunteer Leads

Screenside Chat for May 22, 2022

Screening Options for Type 1 Diabetes
with Diana Miller, MD, FAAP

Sunday, May 22, 2022, at 7 pm ET / 4 pm PT

Pediatric Endocrinologist and Field Medical Scientist at Provention Bio, Dr. Diana Miller, talks with CWD's Clinical Director, Marissa Town, about the stages of Type 1 Diabetes, the screening options available and what resources families and people with diabetes now have related to screening. Live Q & A to follow, come with your questions!


Diana Miller, MD, FAAP

Dr. Diana Miller obtained her undergraduate degree at Columbia University in Biomedical Engineering in the Cell and Tissue Engineering Track. Following her undergraduate studies, she worked on the clinical research team for TrialNet and TEDDY at the Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center at Columbia University Medical Center. She went on to attend medical school at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson in New Brunswick NJ. Dr. Miller completed her medical training in Western New York, with residency in Pediatrics at the University of Rochester and fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology at the University at Buffalo.

In 2018, Dr. Miller joined Novant Health in Charlotte, North Carolina to help build their new Pediatric Endocrinology Program. During her time as a pediatric endocrinologist, she had the privilege of walking with many families on their journey with type 1 diabetes. In the spring of 2021, Diana took an opportunity to join the Medical Affairs division of a biotech company, Provention Bio, with the focus of intercepting, delaying, or preventing autoimmune diseases with a focus on type 1 diabetes.

Friends for Life Orlando Q&A

with FFL Staff and Volunteer Leads

Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at 7 pm ET / 4 pm PT

Do you have questions about Friends for Life Orlando 2022? Need some advice for your first conference experience or perhaps you have questions about traveling and the hotel? Here is your opportunity to have all of your questions answered by CWD's Staff and Volunteers.We'll have members from CWD's leadership team, our first timers team leader, the food and beverage team, our disability accommodations coordinator, as well as our youth programs coordinator available to give you all of the insider information.


Who will be joining us?

Matt Point: Director of Advancement
Laura Billetdeaux: VP, Education & Programs
Lauren Lanning: First Timers Team Lead
Marissa Town: Clinical Director
Kristen O'Dell & Jo Stroud: Nutrition Experts
Leigh Fickling: Disabilities & Accommodations at Disney and FFL
Jen Hanson: Youth Program Expert


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