Events

  • Ask the Endo

    September 29, 2020

    Is it three months before your next Endo appointment and you have a burning question? Hop onto our “Ask the Endo” virtual session! Each session is hosted by one of our amazing and informative endos who are available to answer your many questions. Dr. Cengiz is Professor of Pediatrics and Director of the Pediatric Diabetes Program at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital at both the San Francisco and Oakland pediatric diabetes clinics. Dr. Marina Basina is Clinical Professor of Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center’s Division of Endocrinology, Gerontology and Metabolism Whether you have a question on type 1 diabetes (T1D) technology, carb counting, or how to make sense of your CGM data, Dr. Cengiz and Dr. Basina are available to help answer your questions. Meet the T1D community while you learn about the latest in research, technology, and resources. Stay on for a full hour of learning, or just jump on for a short time. We look forward to seeing you there! This free event is for adults and families living with T1D.

  • Ask the Therapist

    August 19, 2021

    This event repeats the first Tuesday of every month from 8:00 - 9:00 am Pacific Time. Are you a parent/caretaker of a child with type 1 diabetes (T1D), hoping to lower your family’s stress around diabetes and diabetes management? Hop onto our “Ask the Therapist” session with JoAnne Robb, MFT, mother of three children – two of whom live with T1D. JoAnne is a psychotherapist who also runs a coaching group for T1D parents and caretakers called Sweet Talk. Whether you are looking to gain perspective on your child’s diagnosis, get some thoughts on particular issues that you’re worrying about, or hear about how your challenges are similar to those of other parents with T1D kids, JoAnne will be available to answer your questions. Meet the community while you talk about how to stay balanced with diabetes in your life. Stay on for a full hour of learning, or just jump on for a short time. We look forward to seeing you there! This free event is for families living with T1D.

  • Reunión Virtual Para Adultos y Familias con Diabetes Tipo 1 en Español – Viernes

    February 15, 2024

    ¿Buscas conectarte con otros en la Comunidad con Diabetes Tipo 1? ¡Te invitamos a una discusión virtual! Breakthrough T1D se compromete a apoyarlo, podemos ofrecerle recursos y la oportunidad de conectarse. Breakthrough T1D ha planeado una serie mensual de reuniones por Zoom! Ya sea que Usted, o su ser querido hayan estado viviendo durante años con Diabetes Tipo 1, o simplemente hayan sido diagnosticados, únase a nuestros eventos virtuales para tener la oportunidad de conectarse con otros en la comunidad de Diabetes Tipo 1.

  • Reunión Virtual Para Adultos y Familias con Diabetes Tipo 1 en Español – Miércoles

    September 21, 2020

    ¿Buscas conectarte con otros en la Comunidad con Diabetes Tipo 1? ¡Te invitamos a una discusión virtual! Breakthrough T1D se compromete a apoyarlo, podemos ofrecerle recursos y la oportunidad de conectarse. Breakthrough T1D ha planeado una serie mensual de reuniones por Zoom! Ya sea que Usted, o su ser querido hayan estado viviendo durante años con Diabetes Tipo 1, o simplemente hayan sido diagnosticados, únase a nuestros eventos virtuales para tener la oportunidad de conectarse con otros en la comunidad de Diabetes Tipo 1.

  • T1D Teen Connect

    September 29, 2020

    Do you have a teenager living with type 1 diabetes? The Young Leadership Committee (a Breakthrough T1D group of young adults living with T1D) will be hosting a free virtual Zoom session for T1D Teens! This will be a safe place for teens to speak freely with young adults about the challenges and triumphs of living with T1D. These sessions will help T1D teens feel more confident about growing up with T1D. We hope your T1D teen can join us! (Please note: this session is specifically for teens ages 13 - 19. We ask that young children and parents refrain from joining this call).

  • E-Meet & Greets for Parents/Caregivers of Children with T1D Ages 13-21 (Recurring series through 2024)

    September 21, 2020

    Looking to connect with others in the T1D community? Join us for a free Virtual Meet & Greet! Breakthrough T1D has planned a monthly Wednesday E-Meet & Greet series! Whether your family has been living for years with T1D or just diagnosed, please join our E-Meet & Greet virtual events for an opportunity to connect with others in the T1D community. 2024 meeting dates: Jan 17, 2024, Feb 14, 2024, Mar 13, 2024, Apr 10, 2024, May 8, 2024, Jun 5, 2024, Jul 3, 2024, Jul 31, 2024, Aug 28, 2024, Sep 25, 2024, Oct 23, 2024, Nov 20, 2024, Dec 18, 2024

  • E-Meet & Greets for Adults Living with T1D (Recurring series through 2024)

    September 21, 2020

    Looking to connect with other adults living with T1D? Join us for a free Virtual Meet & Greet! You are welcome to hop on for just one portion of the event, or hopefully stay for both! Breakthrough T1D has planned a monthly Wednesday E-Meet & Greet series! Whether you've been living for years with T1D or just diagnosed, please join our hourly E-Meet & Greet virtual events for an opportunity to connect with others in the T1D community. Please note: Every other session, we will be hosting a deep-dive discussion with a special guest. Alternate will be an open forum for the community to meet, ask questions, share advice, and receive support. We will also continue to host our open forum session after our deep-dive presentations. We hope you can join us! 2024 meeting dates: Jan 24, 2024, Feb 21, 2024, Mar 20, 2024, Apr 17, 2024, May 15, 2024, Jun 12, 2024, Jul 10, 2024, Aug 7, 2024, Sep 4 2024, Oct 2, 2024, Oct 30, 2024, Nov 27, 2024

  • E-Meet & Greets for Parents/Caregivers of Children with T1D Under the Age of 5 (Recurring series through 2024)

    September 21, 2020

    Looking to connect with others in the T1D community? Join us for a free Virtual Meet & Greet! Breakthrough T1D has planned a monthly Wednesday E-Meet & Greet series! Whether your family has been living for years with T1D or just diagnosed, please join our E-Meet & Greet virtual events for an opportunity to connect with others in the T1D community. 2024 meeting dates: Jan 31, 2024, Feb 28, 2024, Mar 27, 2024, Apr 24, 2024, May 22, 2024, Jun 19, 2024, Jul 17, 2024, Aug 14, 2024, Sep 11, 2024, Oct 9, 2024, Nov 6, 2024, Dec 4, 2024

  • E-Meet & Greets for Parents/Caregivers of Children with T1D Ages 5-12 (Recurring series through 2024)

    September 21, 2020

    Looking to connect with others in the T1D community? Join us for a free Virtual Meet & Greet! Breakthrough T1D has planned a monthly Wednesday E-Meet & Greet series! Whether your family has been living for years with T1D or just diagnosed, please join our E-Meet & Greet virtual events for an opportunity to connect with others in the T1D community. 2024 meeting dates: Feb 7, 2024, Mar 6, 2024, Apr 3, 2024, May 1, 2024, May 29, 2024, Jun 26, 2024, Jul 24, 2024, Aug 21, 2024, Sep 18, 2024, Oct 16, 2024, Nov 13, 2024, Dec 11, 2024

  • July Adults with T1D Happy Hour Zoom Call

    March 19, 2024

    Join us to connect with other adults diagnosed with T1D from the Greater New York Metro and New Jersey Metro Chapters and have a drink (or not) over Zoom! Everyone is welcome!