Back to School with T1D in a COVID World:
Virtual Town Hall


Calendar icon  Date: Thursday, August 13, 2020   clock icon  Time: 7:00PM   location icon Venue: ZOOM

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An interactive, FREE virtual town hall for parents, grandparents, teens and others to learn how to navigate COVID-related 504 plan considerations, limited access to school nurses, safety in dorms, sports activities and so much more! How does the world today impact your child's emotions, what do you need to know? Virtual town hall will be 60 minutes with time for live Q&A. Bring all of your back-to-school questions for our national panel of experts.

Janine Sanchez, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Director of Pediatric Diabetes Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at the Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami

Crystal Woodward, MPS, Director, American Diabetes Association Safe at School Campaign

Leah Wyckoff, MPS, BSN, RN, NCSN, Pediatric Diabetes Nurse Educator at the Barbara Davis Center, Team Lead for the Diabetes Resource Nurse Program supporting Colorado School Nurses

Cynthia E. Muñoz, PhD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Pediatric Psychologist at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Discussion and live Q&A will be moderated by: 

Jay Skyler, MD, MACP, Deputy Director of Clinical Research and Academic Programs at the Diabetes Research Institute

Host Committee:

Shannon Allen, Amy Bozza, Pamela Brylski, Meredith Buchwald, Lara Cohen, Paula Fairschil, Steve and Lauren Field, Arianna Lamosa, Becca Gae Leppanen, Samantha Merwin, Joanne Milo, Nancy Murphy, Shelley Nicholls, Lauren Nygard, Stewart Perry, Ted Peters, Georgia Robert, Kevin Shapin, Dr. Judy Stanislaw, Jennifer Tacher, Ian Tonge, Ellen and Jeffry Ullman, Michael and Audrey Wallock

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