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JDRF Virtual Type 1 Diabetes Discovery Event: Sports & Exercise – 24 April 2021

Watch our Virtual Discovery Event to learn more about sport and exercise with type 1 diabetes. Listen to our panel of speakers, all of whom live with type 1 diabetes, talk about their experiences and answer questions about sport and exercise with type 1 diabetes.

John Pemberton – Diabetes Dietitian, Birmingham Women’s & Children’s Hospital

Paula Chinchilla – NHS Diabetes Dietitian

Gav Griffiths – Co-founder and Chair of charity DiAthlete

Hannah McCook – Professional Golfer

Timings of each speaker as follows:

Conor McKeever – JDRF Research Communications Manager – 5 mins 24 secs

John Pemberton – 19 mins 10 secs

Jude Hughes – JDRF Senior Fundraiser – 40 mins 18 secs

Panel Q&A with Paula, Gav and Hannah – 46 mins 41 secs

JDRF Virtual Discovery Events are also a chance to virtually meet other families and individuals affected by type 1 diabetes and to hear the latest progress in type 1 diabetes research.

Find out when the next free Virtual Discovery Event will take place:


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