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
- Sick day management
- Alcohol and T1D
RSVP to Lauren Shields at (781) 431-0700 or firstname.lastname@example.org.