We see diabetes as more than a physical condition

The Diabetes + Mental Health Conference is a virtual event focused on the intersection of diabetes management and mental health.
This event brings together a cross-section of patients living with all types of diabetes, caregivers, medical professionals working with PWDs, and mental health professionals.

Why Attend?

This two-day event will highlight ways in which living with diabetes affects mental health. There will be 2 tracks - one for patients and one for caregivers and providers.

Highlights include:

Obtain CEU credits

Breakout sessions for each track

Opportunities to connect with our sponsors

Agenda

Official 2023 agenda coming soon!

Track One
Track Two
12:00-1:30EST
Focus Group
Focus Group
2:00-3:30EST
Focus Group
Focus Group
4:00-4:30EST
Welcome
Welcome
4:30-5:00EST
Welcome Keynote
Welcome Keynote
5:00-6:00EST
Break
Break
6:00-7:30EST
Panel
Panel
7:30-8:30EST
Fireside Chats - themes, related to keynote or session
Fireside Chats
Track One
Track Two
10:00-11:00EST
Main Keynote
Main Keynote
11:00-12:30EST
Session #1
Session #2
12:30-2:00EST
Focus Group
Focus Group
2:00-3:30EST
Break
Break
3:30-4:00EST
Session #3
Session #4
4:00-5:30EST
Break
Break
5:30-6:00EST
Session #5
Session #6
5:30-6:00EST
Wrap-up
Wrap-up

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Mark Heyman

Dr. Mark Heyman is a diabetes psychologist and a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist. He is the CEO of the Center for Diabetes & Mental Health (CDMH) in San Diego. He is passionate about providing diabetes education and evidence-based mental health treatment and online programs to people with diabetes. Mark received his PhD in Clinical Psychology from The George Washington University and completed his psychology internship at the UCSD School of Medicine. He is the host of the Live Free with T1D podcast (formerly known as The Diabetes Psychologist Podcast) and the author of Diabetes Sucks and You Can Handle It: Your Guide to Managing the Emotional Challenges of T1D. Mark has been living with Type 1 diabetes since 1999.



Corporate Events Sponsors

Frequently Asked Questions

 

This conference is for any adult interested in the intersection of diabetes and mental health. There will be a track for patients (of any type of diabetes), and a track for caregivers, healthcare providers (endos, CDEs, RDs) and mental health providers.