DEN Deals with Diabetes

Jannita Demain just sent out notification of this unique opportunity for our students.  Please note the dates- you need to act fast!

“In honor of World Diabetes Day on November 14, Novo Nordisk, Discovery Health, Discovery Education, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation invite your students with type 1 diabetes, their parents and caregivers to a special Youth Forum.

Please share this invite with your students who have type 1 diabetes.

Young Voices: Life with Diabetes

Moderated by ESPN Reporter Brian Kenny, father whose daughter has type 1 diabetes.

Attendees will have an opportunity to meet other young people with type 1 diabetes, participate in an interactive “quiz bowl” game, and view videos created by teens living with type 1 diabetes. Plus all participants will receive a gift pack and enjoy free games at ESPN Zone!

Parents and caregivers will also have an opportunity to engage with each other about topics of interest in caring for a young person with type 1 diabetes.”

Where:

ESPN Zone

1472 Broadway, New York, NY 10036

When:

Friday, November 14, 2008

11:30am – 3:30pm

(lunch will be provided)

RSVP by 11/11 to:

Carlos Reaves 240-662-2112 or

RSVP@discovery.com and copy Jannita_Demian@discovery.com

Comments

  1. NJ Girl

    I’m glad to read about this: as someone directly affected by a family member with diabetes, I was glad to come across this, and will make a note of this.

Leave a Comment

For your photo to appear next to your name, be sure you have a Gravatar.com account created matching your email address.