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Sick Days and Stress Days with Dr. Jamie Wood


Concerned about how to handle diabetes if you get sick? Dr. Jamie Wood walks our community through how to handle stress and sick days with diabetes.

This video was originally broadcasted live via webinar on April 19, 2020 at 3 pm ET.


Jamie R. Wood, MD, is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. She is the Medical Director of the Diabetes Program and the Mary Blossom Lee Chair in Pediatric Diabetes at Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. She is a pediatric endocrinologist that specializes in the clinical care of youth with type 1 diabetes. Dr. Wood is involved in many clinical research projects that focus on clinical outcomes, emerging therapies, and transition to college and adult endocrinology. One of her favorite places to be is diabetes camp. At Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital she directs support groups, family retreats, College Prep Events, and diabetes education classes. Dr. Wood loves working with and caring for youth and families that live with type 1 diabetes — her goal is to work as part of the team that manages diabetes so that the child, adolescent, or young adult can do anything they set their mind to.