Off to College Program

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Date:
May 29, 2013
Start:
6:30 pm
End:
8:30 pm
Venue:
Weston Public Library
Address:
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87 School Street, Weston, MA, 02493, United States

This evening of education and networking will feature a presentation by Joseph I. Wolfsdorf, MB, BCh, Associate Chief – Division of Endocrinology, at Boston Children’s Hospital on preparing students with type 1 diabetes (T1D) for life at college as well as discussion and Q&A with a panel of current college students and their parents.

Possible topics to be discussed include:

  • Who and what to tell others about diabetes
  • Forming a relationship with the health facility and Office of Disability Services
  • Emergency procedures
  • Supplies while at school
  • Roommate issues
  • Food service / nutrition
  • Exercise
  • Sick day management
  • Alcohol and T1D

RSVP to Lauren Shields at (781) 431-0700 or lshields@jdrf.org.

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Organizer:
Lauren Shields
Phone:
(781) 431-0700
lshields@jdrf.org
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