American Diabetes Association Announces 71st Scientific Sessions® Press Briefing Schedule
American Diabetes Association’s 71st Scientific Sessions Press Briefing Teleconferences
• Friday, June 24, 2 p.m. PDT
THE LANCET SYMPOSIUM
Symposium (Embargo: Saturday, June 25, 8:30 a.m. PDT)
• Saturday, June 25, 2 p.m. PDT
AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION, CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION, AND OFFICE OF THE NATIONAL HEALTH COORDINATOR FOR HEALTH INFORMATION TECHONOLOGY LAUNCH BEACON COMMUNITIES MOBILE HEALTH IT CAMPAIGN
Press Conference (Embargo: Saturday, June 25, 2 p.m. PDT)
• Sunday, June 26, 1 p.m. PDT
TREATMENT OF TYPE 1 DIABETES SYMPOSIUM
Presentations and Symposium (Embargoes: Monday, June 27, 2:15 p.m. PDT; Tuesday, June 28, at 7:30 a.m. PDT)
• Monday, June 27, 11:30 a.m. PDT
THE COSTS AND COST EFFECTIVENESS OF DIABETES PREVENTION AND CARE
Symposium (Embargo: Tuesday, June 28, 9:45 a.m. PDT)
NOTE: ALL PRESS BRIEFINGS ARE EMBARGOED UNTIL TIME OF PRESENTATION TO SCI SESSIONS ATTENDEES, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF THE LANCET SYMPOSIUM, WHICH EMBARGO LIFTS ON SATURDAY, JUNE 25 AT 8:30 A.M. PDT.
For members of the media unable to attend this year’s American Diabetes Association’s 71st Scientific Sessions on site, press briefing teleconferencing is available. Media must register 24 hours in advance of the press briefing.
Contact Colleen Fogarty (firstname.lastname@example.org) for a registration form. In addition to filling out a registration form, send press credentials and letter of assignment to email@example.com or 703-549-6294 (fax). Starting Friday, June 24, ADA staff can be reached onsite in the ADA News Room at 619-525-6213.
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The American Diabetes Association is leading the fight to Stop Diabetes and its deadly consequences and fighting for those affected by diabetes. The Association funds research to prevent, cure and manage diabetes; delivers services to hundreds of communities; provides objective and credible information; and gives voice to those denied their rights because of diabetes. Founded in 1940, our mission is to prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes. For more information please call the American Diabetes Association at 1-800-DIABETES (1-800-342-2383) or visit www.diabetes.org. Information from both these sources is available in English and Spanish.