Type 1 Discovery Evening
Come along to our free Type 1 Discovery Evening where you can find out more about the latest progress in type 1 diabetes research, listen to inspirational talks, and meet others affected by the condition.
All adults and young people living with or affected by type 1 diabetes are welcome.
There will be presentations for the adults and time for questions plus entertainment provided for children.
18:00 Registration and refreshments
Meet the exhibitors and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee
18:30 JDRF Research update
18:55 Professor James Shaw
Professor of Regenerative Medicine for Diabetes at Newcastle University, Honorary Consultant Physician at the Newcastle Diabetes Centre and Freeman Hospital, Newcastle lead for diabetic regenerative medicine, chair of the North East Stem Cell Institute Clinical Translation Working Group and chair of the United Kingdom Islet Transplant Consortium.
19:40 Simon Mowbray
An adult living with type 1, Simon will share some of his inspiring stories and the challenges he has taken part in.
20:20 Getting involved with JDRF
20:30 Meet the exhibitors
This is a free event and refreshments will be provided.
Places are limited so register your place today!
Get in touch
For further information about the Discovery Evening please contact 0113 457 6425 or email:
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