2024 Breakthrough T1D TypeOneNation Summit – Iowa

March 9, 2024, Iowa City, IA
8:30 am - 11:30 am (Central Time)

No Cost to Attend

Join us for this FREE, educational and networking opportunity for the type 1 diabetes (T1D) community!

More Info


8:30am-9:30am: Vendor Exhibition
Visit with diabetes industry and community partners to learn more about resources, technology, support, and more!

9:30am-10:00am: Keynote
Breakthrough T1D type 1 diabetes Research & Advocacy updates: AnnElise Walsh, Nebraska & Iowa Chapter Executive Director, and Kelly Hoenig, Breakthrough T1D Board Member and Advocacy Team Chair.

9:30am-11:30am: Youth/Teen Programming

10:00am-10:40am & 10:50am-11:30am: Breakout Sessions

  • Elevating the Standard of Care for Severe Hypoglycemia – Tom Brefeld, MD CDCES, Adult Inpatient Hospitalist; MercyHealth Javon Bea Hospital
  • Tech talk – “Now that I have all the gizmos, why isn’t it perfect?” – Susan Huff, RN BSN CDCES; University of Iowa Health Care
  • Insurance, Tech & T1D – Keri Utsler of Diabetic Equipment & Supplies



University of Iowa - Medical Education Research Facility (MERF)

The Carver College of Medicine Medical Education Research Facility (MERF) is located at 375 Newton Road, across from the Newton Road Parking Ramp

375 Newton Road
Iowa City, IA 52246

Event Contact

Breakthrough T1D Nebraska-Iowa Chapter, Anna Raur
402-660- 8913 | araur@BreakthroughT1D.org

More from the Nebraska and Iowa Chapter

Chapter Homepage