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August 20, 2021Technology, NextGen
I recently had the pleasure to speak with Paul Edick, the Chairman and CEO of Xeris Pharmaceuticals, Inc., about Gvoke HypoPen®, a ready-to-use form of glucagon. As a person with type one diabetes, one of my biggest fears has always been low blood sugar. Thankfully, up to this point, I’ve always… Read more
August 17, 2021Conference Recaps
Each year, CDN selects a group of young adult leaders as part of our NextGen program to attend conferences to network, represent CDN, and learn about the latest research and innovations in diabetes. This year, we had 10 NextGen Fellows attend the 2021 ADCES Annual Meeting. While the conference… Read more
August 16, 2021Off to College, Dining Hall Eating, Accommodations
Editor's note: This blog is part of our Feeling 100! initiative, learn more here.  Oh no! Your blood sugar is low on campus. No fear! Your hypoglycemic compass is here! Here are a few tips to help you dodge the drop: Always have low snacks ready Personally, I use pencil pouches that I… Read more
August 6, 2021Conference Recaps, NextGen
As I eagerly found a seat for the First Timers Orientation, I heard the familiar blaring high alarm of a Dexcom. I laughed as every single person in the room checked to see if it was them. I felt an overwhelming sense of belonging and reflected on my journey that brought me from California to… Read more
July 16, 2021
My name is Amy Walsh and I recently joined the CDN team as our Development Manager. I am thrilled to be working alongside such dedicated staff, and I am looking forward to partnering with our board, supporters, and students to help usher in the next decade here at CDN. Before joining CDN, I worked… Read more
July 12, 2021Alumni, Off to Work
“What are you doing after graduation?” I bet you can already feel the sweaty palms, smoke-coming-out-of-your-ears, stuttering, fists clenching reaction to those words. Sometimes I’d joke that I would be moving to Iceland, opening a doggy-day care or was going to try to set a world-record for the… Read more
July 9, 2021CDN News
For Immediate Release (BOSTON, MA) July 9, 2021: The College Diabetes Network (CDN) is pleased to announce that Brad Stadler, Sharyn Lee, Abby Coleman, John Shumate, and Katama Eastman have been named to the CDN Board of Directors in the last year. The CDN Board of Directors is now composed of 15… Read more
July 6, 2021Conference Recaps
Each year, CDN selects a group of young adult leaders as part of our NextGen program to attend conferences to network, represent CDN, and learn about the latest research and innovations in diabetes. This year, we had 10 NextGen leaders attend the American Diabetes Association 81st Scientific… Read more