Join us for a day-long summit dedicated to Accelerating Therapies and Improving Care
On October 3, 2017, T1D Exchange will host its 5th Annual Meeting, an exclusive gathering of industry, foundation, investment, and research experts from around the country and the world. This interactive, day-long summit will focus on robust discussions designed to generate new ideas that will Accelerate Therapies and Improve Care in type 1 diabetes.
What You’ll Experience:
Just Announced! Keynote Speaker, Greg Simon, Director, Biden Cancer Initiative
Greg Simon served as the Executive Director of the White House Cancer Moonshot Task Force, a position created by President Barack Obama and for which he was chosen by Vice President Joe Biden in March 2016. Previously, Greg was Senior Vice President for Worldwide Policy and Patient Engagement at Pfizer, co-founded with Michael Milken, FasterCures/The Center for Accelerating Medical Solutions. See Mr. Simon’s full bio.
The day’s sessions will cover a range of topics, including:
Patient Centered Research: Aging with T1D
T1D Exchange Executive Director will interview a panel of people living with type 1 diabetes to discuss aging with type 1 diabetes, including the challenges, gaps in care and burden of living with the disease over a long duration.
Leveraging the Power of Patient-Centered Research
In this session, T1D Exchange Vice President for Patient Centered Research will lead a discussion about how patient-centered research is being used across research and regulatory landscapes to drive improved patient outcomes.
This session will illustrate the importance of access to well-annotated biospecimens from patients for industry research and precision medicine.
Improving Quality Care
An overview of how T1D Exchange’s Quality Improvement (QI) initiative can leveraged by industry and other T1D Exchange members to learn valuable patient-driven outcomes from a clinic setting.
Accelerating Innovation: The Diabetes Innovation Challenge
Winning companies detail the breakthrough success of the 2016 Diabetes Innovation Challenge, illustrating T1D Exchange’s crucial role in the facilitation and acceleration of new and exciting innovations in diabetes.
If you have any questions, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
October 3rd, 2017
7:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., followed by a networking reception
Royal Sonesta, Boston