Speaker Highlights

The American Diabetes Association EXPO is the best place to find leading experts in the field of diabetes research, education, and technology. Read more about our 2014 presenters and plan your day at EXPO.

Main Stage

9:15 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Diabetes
Manika Jamwal, MD
Presented by Pacific Medical Centers

10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
Move a Little More, Eat a Little Better, Feel a Little Gooder
Amy Fleckenstein and Neal Sofian
Presented by Premera Blue Cross

10:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Diabetes and Depression: Two Views of One?
Paul Ciechanowski, MD, MPH and Irl Hirsch, MD

11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Transformational Behavior Change for Life
Marilyn McKenna

12:15 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Why Diets Don't Help: Diabetes and Metabolism
Emily Cooper, MD
Q&A with Joyce Taylor, King 5 News

1:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Managing Challenging Aspects of Diabetes Care in the Assisted Living Environment
Shirley Newell, MD and Kathy Stewart, RN
Presented by Aegis Living

2:15 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Managing Diabetes: The Next Step
Seth Bernstein
Presented by Sanofi

Type 1 Stage

9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Type 1 Diabetes and Depression: Q & A
Paul Ciechanowski, MD, MPH and Irl Hirsch, MD

10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
A1C Champion: Team Irvin
Diane and Samantha Irvin
Presented by Sanofi

11:15 a.m. to Noon
Family Retreat Breakout Discussion
Moderated discussion for ADA Family Retreat attendees

Noon to 12:30 p.m.
Ask 'Em Anything: Type 1 Teen Panel
Moderated by Dana Lewis

2:00 p.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Glimpse Into the Future: The Artificial Pancreas, How Close Are We?
Richard Mauseth, MD

Family Retreat

If you have a child with type 1 diabetes between the ages of 3 and 13 then please visit diabetes.org/2014familyretreat to learn more about this free EXPO event for the entire family.

Registration for Family Retreat is now closed. You are still welcome to join us for the presentations listed above, but lunch, Family Retreat youth activities and youth t-shirts are limited to families that registered by March 28, 2014.

Healthy Eating Area

Stop by for educational presentation on eating healthier for cheaper and enjoy health food samples throughout the day!

Active Living Area

Join us in the active living area for exercise demonstrations for everyone, no matter your age or fitness level!