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Worldwide Free Virtual Diabetes Conference Experience For People With Type 1 Diabetes (T1D)

Join TCOYD from anywhere in the world for the biggest virtual T1D event the diabetes world has ever seen!

SAN DIEGO, Calif.— Nonprofit Taking Control Of Your Diabetes® (TCOYD) is hosting a virtual diabetes conference experience Saturday, October 3 from 9am to 5pm PDT for people living with type 1 diabetes, their loved ones and medical professionals wanting to earn Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits. Utilizing a virtual reality platform incorporating interactive components of a live conference, including a fully-designed conference hall, live Q&A discussions with experts, and real-time networking opportunities, this immersive experience will take you beyond just another webinar.

Welcoming world-renowned expert faculty, many who live with T1D, this educational and engaging experience provides state-of-the-art presentations on current topics you care about, interactive workshops where you can participate in the experience, and a lineup of hilarious sketches and musical performances to keep you laughing and entertained—all with the goal to educate, motivate and connect the T1D community during these challenging times.

WHAT: A unique virtual conference experience for type 1s and their loved ones

WHERE: This event will be held online with complimentary registration. You can register at

WHEN: Saturday, October 3rd, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PDT | All lectures and additional bonus workshops available until Nov. 1

WHO: Type 1s, family members/caretakers, and medical professionals. Speakers include TCOYD founder Dr. Steven Edelman (endocrinologist with T1D), award-winning diabetes specialists, and motivational T1Ds

EXTRAS: Live Q&A Sessions, Entertaining & Hilarious Video Intros, Engaging Social Activities, Networking Lounge, Interactive Online Exhibits, Additional Bonus Workshops Available for 30 Days, and more

“This virtual program is a great way to provide access to education to everyone with T1D and to keep them motivated, connected and upbeat during these tough times,” said TCOYD Founder and Director, Dr. Steve Edelman.

About Taking Control Of Your Diabetes® Guided by the belief that every person with diabetes has the right to live a healthy, happy and productive life, Taking Control Of Your Diabetes® (TCOYD) educates and motivates people with diabetes to take a more active role in their condition and provides innovative and integrative continuing diabetes education to medical professionals caring for people with diabetes. Taking Control Of Your Diabetes is a 501(c)(3) Nonprofit Charitable Educational Organization.



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