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Type 1 Discovery Weekend, Belfast & Derry

JDRF UK

Saturday, 29 February 2020 at 12:30 - Sunday, 1 March 2020 at 12:30 (GMT)

Type 1 Discovery Weekend, Belfast & Derry

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Registration Type Remaining Sales End Quantity
Adult registration Belfast 3 Registrations 28 Feb 2020 Free  
Child under 16 registration Belfast 4 Registrations 28 Feb 2020 Free  
Adult Registration Derry 20 Registrations 1 Mar 2020 Free  
Child under 16 registration Derry 10 Registrations 1 Mar 2020 Free  
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This is a 2 centre Discovery weekend! Come along to the Type 1 Discovery Day at the Queen’s University Sports Club in Belfast on Saturday 29th Feb OR to the Old Library Trust in Derry on Sunday 1st March, or both!  At each event you can find out more about the latest progress in type 1 diabetes research, listen to experts talk about type 1 and sport & exercise, and meet other families and individuals affected by the condition.

BELFAST: Saturday 29th February involves:

12.30  Registration opens – Tea, coffee and biscuits served

  •   Dr. Mark Davies, Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Belfast City Hospital
  •   Penny Robinson – JDRF latest research progress
  •   Digibete – the Type 1 digital education platform

Break – reunite with children

  •   Vanessa Haydock, ‘The Diabetic Health Coach’ and behavioural analyst
  •   Phil Graham – Nutritionist & Fitness mentor with Type 1
  •   Jude Hughes – Getting involved with JDRF

15:30  Official close, reunite with children

Entertainment will be provided for children under the age of 12 supervised by staff/volunteers

 

DERRY: Sunday 1st March involves:

  • 09.30   Registration opens – Tea, coffee and biscuits served
  • 10.00   Jude Hughes – JDRF latest research progress
  • 10.20   Dr Neil Black – Consultant Physician in Endocrinology & Diabetes, Altnagelvin Hospital
  • 11.00 – 11.30    Break – reunite with children
  • 11.30    Digibete – the Type 1 digital education platform
  • 11.45    Harry Wilson – Young person with Type 1: the story so far
  • 12.15    Penny Robinson – Getting involved with JDRF
  • 12.30   Official close and reunite with children

Entertainment will be provided for children under the age of 12 supervised by staff/volunteers.

The cost

Free

Get in touch

For more information please contact Jude on 0161 928 7067 or email north@jdrf.org.uk

Do you have questions about Type 1 Discovery Weekend, Belfast & Derry? Contact JDRF UK

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Queen's University Belfast
Queen's Sports, Botanic Park, Botanic Park
Botanic Park
BT9 5EX Belfast
United Kingdom

Saturday, 29 February 2020 at 12:30 - Sunday, 1 March 2020 at 12:30 (GMT)


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