American Diabetes Association Announces 73rd Scientific Sessions® Press Briefing Schedule

Alexandria,
June 18, 2013

WHAT: American Diabetes Association’s 73rd Scientific Sessions® Press Briefing Teleconferences

WHEN:          

  • Friday, June 21, 9 a.m. CT

          ASPIRE

          (Embargo: Saturday, June 22, 10 a.m. CT)

  • Friday, June 21, 11 a.m. CT

          SCWAT

          (Embargo: Friday, June 21, 4:15 p.m. CT)

  • Friday, June 21, 2 p.m. CT

          ADA/JDRF Symposium

          (Embargo: Friday, June 21, 4:15 p.m. CT)

  • Saturday, June 22, 2 p.m. CT

          DCCT/EDIC

          (Embargo: Saturday, June 22, 4 p.m. CT)

  • Sunday, June 23, 9 a.m. CT

          Lifestyle Change

          (Embargo: Sunday, June 23, 2:15 p.m. CT)

  • Sunday, June 23, 1 p.m. CT

          Pathways

          (Embargo: Sunday, June 23, 1 p.m. CT)

  • Monday, June 24, 2:30 p.m. CT

          Look AHEAD

          (Embargo: Monday, June 24, 4:30 p.m. CT)

 

NOTE:  All press briefings are embargoed until time of presentation to Scientific Sessions attendees

WHERE: For members of the media unable to attend this year’s American Diabetes Association’s 73rd Scientific Sessions onsite, press briefing teleconferencing is available. Media must register 24 hours in advance of the press briefing.

Contact Madison Trimble (mtrimble@diabetes.org) for a registration form. In addition to filling out a registration form, send press credentials and letter of assignment to mtrimble@diabetes.org. Starting Friday, June 21, Association staff can be reached onsite in the News Room at 312-949-8610.

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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 (800-342-2383) or visit www.diabetes.org. Information from both these sources is available in English and Spanish.