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Diabetes Research Institute: Diabetes 2.0 Conference

Gina Capone Health Guide October 26, 2008
  • Yesterday, I went to the Diabetes Research Institutes - Diabetes 2.0. We learned what the  DRI is working on and what's next in diabetes research and treatment and what is available today. 

     

    There were also sessions for people with Type 1 Diabetes (more coverage on that coming soon)

    New Tools and Technologies for Diabetes Management
    William V. Tamborlane, M.D., FAAP, FACE


    Relationships: Help or Hindrance? -- How to Re-train the "Diabetes Police"

    (For adults)
    Wendy Satin Rapaport, Psy.D., L.C.S.W


    What Pushes Your Button? (For children ages 8-11 with diabetes)
    Jill Weissberg-Benchell, Ph.D.


    From (Diabetes) Burnout to Motivation (For adults)
    Wendy Satin Rapaport, Psy.D., L.C.S.W.

     

    A handful of bloggers were there from The Diabetes OC including our newest blogger family member who was also on the lunch panel Fran Carpentier,  Amy Tenderich, Allison Blass, Scott Strumello, Bernard Farrell, Kelly Kunik, Lee Ann Thill, Karen (forgot her last name) The Self Taught Knitter,  Dr. Jekyll and Mrs. Low 

     

    Here is our family wedding photo below WTF!!! (more on The wedding and WTF later...)

     

    (left to right)

    Scott Strumello, Fran Carpentier, Gina Capone, Karen, Lee Ann Thill, Dr. Jekyll (sorry I forgot your name), Kelly Kunik, Allison Blass, Amy Tenderich, Bernard Farrell