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Off to College Program

  • May 29, 2013
  • 06:30 - 08:30
  • Weston Public Library
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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.

Venue: Weston Public Library
Address: 87 School Street, Weston, MA 02493 United States map
Start: May 29, 2013 @ 6:30 pm
Ends: May 29, 2013 @ 8:30 pm
Contact: Lauren Shields
Phone: (781) 431-0700
Email: lshields@jdrf.org
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