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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. 

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Presentation titles and speaker(s) 

No Limits with T1D Conference 2020 | Youtube Videos


Message from the CEO & Health Minister of Canada

Speakers: Laura Syron & Patty Hajdu


Opening Remarks

Speaker: Erica Sigurdson, Comedian & Person with T1D


Type 1 and Low Carb: Help or Harm?

Speaker: Lorraine Anderson, RD, CDE


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

Speaker: Michelle Sorensen, C. Psych.


Managing the Emotional Ups & Downs of Living with Diabetes

Speaker: Dr. Michael Vallis, PhD R Psych


Take the Challenge – Live YOUR Best Life with T1D 

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


Research For a Cure: 2020 Update

Speaker: Dr. Tom Elliot, MBBS, FRCPC


Financial Supports for People with T1D

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


Let’s Talk About Sex

Speaker: Dr. Alice Cheng, MD, FRCPC


Looped In: Exploring DIY Closed-Loop Solutions 

Speaker: Kate Farnsworth, Director, Nightscout Foundation


Weight Management in People with Type 1 Diabetes 

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


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

Speaker: Dr. Jonathan McGavock, PhD


My Life with T1D: A Story of Dedication and Perseverance 

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


The Future of Technologies for Type 1 Diabetes

Speaker: Dr. Bruce Perkins, MD MPH


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


Shifts for T1D Empowerement

Speaker: Omipod Presents - Lauren Bongiorno


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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