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Live Interview with Dr. Alan Jacobson "Diabetes and Depression" at TuDiabetes homepage

March 13, 2014 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Alan M. Jacobson received his M.D. from the University of Chicago Medical School. He has been on the faculty of Harvard Medical School since 1973, and is now Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry. He started the Joslin Diabetes…See More
Mar 11
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Mar 11
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Live Interview with Dr. Shai Gozani, Founder and CEO of Neurometrix at TuDiabetes homepage

March 6, 2014 from 1pm to 1:30pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Dr. Shai Gozani founded NeuroMetrix in 1996 and currently serves as Chairman of the board of directors and as our President and Chief Executive Officer.Prior to forming the company, Dr. Gozani completed a neurophysiology research fellowship in the laboratory of…See More
Mar 5
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Live Interview with Avner Gal, developing GlucoTrack, a non-invasive glucose monitoring at TuDiabetes homepage

February 20, 2014 from 1pm to 1:30pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! Please post your questions about this technology ahead of time in the thread below!GlucoTrack uses ultrasonic, electromagnetic and thermal technologies to non-invasively measure glucose levels in the blood.  GlucoTrack is intended for use by Type 1 and Type 2…See More
Feb 18
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TuDiabetes Master Chat Series Session 9: How & Why Hypoglycemia Symptoms Change Over Time at TuDiabetes homepage

December 6, 2013 from 1pm to 1:30pm
1-1:30pm PDT How & Why Hypoglycemia Symptoms Change Over Time, presented by Stewart Lozano In 2011 Teachers College Columbia University launched its solely online Master of Science in Diabetes Education and Management program. This 36-credit inter-professional master's program is offered to clinicians who are currently in or interested in the diabetes field. As part of a course requirement, students will present 'Master Chats' on a variety of topics they have chosen based on discussions…See More
Dec 3, 2013
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Live-streamed peer-to-peer fundraising tutorial w/ The Two Emilys at TuDiabetes homepage

November 25, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm PSTWhat time is this where you are?How to watch a live event on TuDiabetes Do you know what peer-to-peer fundraising is?  Watch this and learn!  We promise it'll be fun :)Check out the…See More
Nov 22, 2013
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Live Interview with Drs. Edward Damiano and Steven Russell, creators of the Bionic Pancreas at TuDiabetes homepage

October 31, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording!Drs. Damiano and Russell are part of a collaborative group from Boston University and Massachusetts General Hospital working together to make automated blood glucose control a reality. Engineers from Boston University have developed a closed-loop artificial pancreas blood glucose control system that uses frequent measurements…See More
Oct 17, 2013
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Live Interview with David Lee Strasberg at TuDiabetes homepage

October 17, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Enjoy the recording! David Lee Strasberg is the Creative Director and CEO of The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, with campuses in New York and West Hollywood.  David manages and supervises staff, develops curriculum and executive produces all plays and short films created under the auspices of the Institute, all while mentoring students on…See More
Oct 17, 2013
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Live interview with Susan Weiner, author of The Complete Diabetes Organizer at TuDiabetes homepage

October 3, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event already occurred.  Watch the video! SUSAN WEINER, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN, is a renowned diabetes educator and lecturer who earned a Master’s Degree in Applied Physiology and Nutrition from Columbia University and a Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She is a medical producer for dLifetv-online, a member of…See More
Oct 1, 2013
Janis liked Emily Coles's event Live interview with Kerri Sparling, Diabetes Advocate and creator of the blog SixUntilMe
Jul 23, 2013
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Conversation with D-parents Dayton and Sheri Coles at TuDiabetes homepage

June 13, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event has already occurred, and the video will be posted in our video archives soon! Dayton and Sheri's daughter, Emily, was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 1978, at the age of 3.  No insulin pumps, no continuous glucose monitors, no home blood glucose monitors...  Emily was treated with 1-2 daily injections, a strict diet, Ketostix and crossed fingers.  Each Wednesday morning before school, Dayton took his daughter to the local lab for bloodwork, at that time the only way to assess…See More
Jun 11, 2013
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Live Interview with Captain Glucose and Meter Boy at TuDiabetes homepage

April 18, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
This event has already occurred.  Watch it here! Who are Captain Glucose and Meter Boy?Two animated diabetes superheroes whose mission it is to "Educate, Enlighten, and Entertain people with diabetes of all ages" and that's exactly what they do. What Smokey the Bear does for fire awareness, Captain Glucose and Meter Boy are doing for Diabetes awareness. The two actors also…See More
Apr 18, 2013
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Live interview with Retina Specialist Randall Wong, MD at TuDiabetes homepage

March 1, 2013 from 1pm to 2pm
1-2pm Pacific timeWhat time is this where you are?Dr. Wong introduces himself:"I am a retina specialist practicing in Fairfax, Virginia, USA.  As a retina specialist, I diagnose and treat retinal disorders such as macular degeneration, retinal detachments and diabetic retinopathy.I started a website www.retinaeyedoctor.com about 4 years ago.  It has over 450…See More
Feb 26, 2013
catlover left a comment for Janis
"Hi Janis- Welcome to TuD. We are glad you joined the community and we hope you like it here."
Feb 10, 2013
Janis left a comment for Stemwinder (Gary)
"Thanks for the welcome. I was alerted to the live interview yesterday by a tweet from diaTribe and thought that by joining, I could hear the interview. Of course, I then learned that I'd need to wait a week before the transcript was posted.…"
Feb 9, 2013
Stemwinder (Gary) left a comment for Janis
"Welcome Janis, There is so much information here at TuDiabetes. There are groups for people with like circumstances or interest. Blog posts where members convey their thoughts and experiences. And there are the forums where we come together for…"
Feb 9, 2013

Profile Information

The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes is
me
The PRIMARY person in my life who has diabetes has
Type 1 or type 1.5 (LADA) diabetes
How do you hope to benefit from TuDiabetes?
interested in research & interviews w researchers
Date diagnosed
March 1, 1955
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.5
Type of treatment/devices you use
Shots
Enter your website, if any (blog, Facebook, Twitter)
http://www.jnscreativevision.com
Tell us more about you (optional)
I'm a Joslin 50yr Medalist, doing my best w MDI because I lack $ for a pump & CGM. I'm also a visual artist (photography) and Social Media marketing consultant.

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At 9:24am on February 10, 2013, catlover said…

Hi Janis- Welcome to TuD. We are glad you joined the community and we hope you like it here.

At 8:27am on February 9, 2013, Stemwinder (Gary) said…

Welcome Janis, There is so much information here at TuDiabetes. There are groups for people with like circumstances or interest. Blog posts where members convey their thoughts and experiences. And there are the forums where we come together for discussions. I’m so glad you are here.

Please feel at home, you are with friends

At 6:44am on February 9, 2013, SEAGATOR said…

WELCOME to our wonderful family. We are a very caring and supportive group. Questions? Please feel free to ask us. Please read the BLOGS the FORUMS and check out the many GROUPS for much valuable advice and information. WELCOME!!!

At 4:59pm on February 8, 2013, Linda G said…

We're so happy that you're finally here!
Welcome home Janis!!
This is a great place to share, to learn, and to grow...all the while meeting new people world wide, and making friends.
Take a peek at some the groups when you get a chance. Just go to the top of your page, and click on "Groups". Once in,
click on "all groups". You can either peruse the wide array of available groups....or simply type a specific interest in the
space provided.
Take in some of the blogs/discussions as well.
The resource boxes at the top of the home "Home" page, and
"About us" at the very bottom of your page and every page (the footer), offer you more information still.
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Hope you find the support and information you came looking for.
Here is a useful link to get you on your way:
http://www.tudiabetes.org/notes
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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Take care....and keep in touch!

At 4:34pm on February 8, 2013, brokenpole said…

Janis, you will not be able to read the chat that occurred during the interview. They will post a video of it next week. You will be able to find it on the Tu home page (tudiabetes.org) when it is posted. It will be on the left hand side of the home page under videos below the lastest activity box.

At 1:22pm on February 8, 2013, brokenpole said…

Welcome to the family! On this forum you will learn so much. Most of all you will learn that you are not alone. Everyone here is supportive and will provide answers to your questions. Search the site for answers. Read the discussions and blogs for information. There are videos to help you understand diabetes and its treatment. Most of all there is family to talk to and even to vent to, if needed. Welcome home.

 
 
 

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