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On September 12, 2020 and September 19, 2020 Diabetes Canada launched it’s first ever Virtual No Limits with T1D Conference. Throughout the conference industry leaders shared relevant information to people across Canada living with T1D. 

To view fullscreen or on Youtube, double-click selected video(s). 

Presentation titles and speaker(s) 

No Limits with T1D Conference 2020 | Youtube Videos

1

Message from the CEO & Health Minister of Canada

Speakers: Laura Syron & Patty Hajdu

2

Opening Remarks

Speaker: Erica Sigurdson, Comedian & Person with T1D

3

Type 1 and Low Carb: Help or Harm?

Speaker: Lorraine Anderson, RD, CDE

4

Connect Before You Correct:  Parenting and Caregiving for People with T1D 

Speaker: Michelle Sorensen, C. Psych.

5

Managing the Emotional Ups & Downs of Living with Diabetes

Speaker: Dr. Michael Vallis, PhD R Psych

6

Take the Challenge – Live YOUR Best Life with T1D 

Speakers: OHL player Mark Woolley & Lara Abramson, Former D-Camps’ General Manager

7

Research For a Cure: 2020 Update

Speaker: Dr. Tom Elliot, MBBS, FRCPC

8

Financial Supports for People with T1D

Speaker: Kimberley Hanson, Executive Director, Federal Affairs, Diabetes Canada

9

Let’s Talk About Sex

Speaker: Dr. Alice Cheng, MD, FRCPC

10

Looped In: Exploring DIY Closed-Loop Solutions 

Speaker: Kate Farnsworth, Director, Nightscout Foundation

11

Weight Management in People with Type 1 Diabetes 

Speaker: Dr. Sean Wharton, MD, FRCPC, PharmD

12

Empowering Yourself at the Doctor's Office - Understanding the latest Research in Physical Activity and Type 1 Diabetes

Speaker: Dr. Jonathan McGavock, PhD

13

My Life with T1D: A Story of Dedication and Perseverance 

Speaker: Dr. Delilah Topic, Hons Bsc, MD, FRCPC, Assistant Professor UBC

14

The Future of Technologies for Type 1 Diabetes

Speaker: Dr. Bruce Perkins, MD MPH

15

My Life with a self-adjusting insulin pump system – Speaking with Steve Munroe from Bradford Ontario about Hybrid Closed Loop technology

Speaker: Medtronic Presents - Steve Munroe

16

Shifts for T1D Empowerement

Speaker: Omipod Presents - Lauren Bongiorno

17

Understanding Your Diabetes One Sensor at a Time

Speaker: Abbott Presents - Saima Murtaza-Vahed, RD, CDE

*To view fullscreen or on Youtube, double-click selected video(s). 

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