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September 1, 2018Conference Recaps
Last month I had the honor of attending the 2018 American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) Conference in Baltimore, MD. Prior to attending the conference I was busy using the conference app and studying the schedule to be sure I could attend as many sessions as possible. The main themes… Read more
August 29, 2018Conference Recaps
As a person living with T1D for 12 years, I have often considered going into the field of diabetes education. As I go into my senior year of nursing school at the University of Texas, I am thinking even more about my future career and how I am going to reach my professional goals. This August, I… Read more
August 29, 2018Conference Recaps
Imagine a place where every direction you looked and every room that you entered was all about living with diabetes. A place where you get to see first-hand how far science has come with managing this disease, and where you are able to get an inside scoop of what’s in store for the near future.… Read more
August 27, 2018Greek Life
Greek life was something I had considered joining prior to college. Both my mom and dad were involved with Greek organizations in college and they always raved about the experiences they had, their friends they made, and how much fun it was. However, when I got to school freshman year, I had… Read more
August 27, 2018Exercise
I have learned many things from having type 1 diabetes (T1D) and playing college basketball. Don’t let T1D stop you from achieving your goals, but also be smart enough to modify your goals as you grow. As a child I had the goal of being a college athlete, and that goal did not change when I… Read more
August 24, 2018
CDN STUDENTS   We at CDN believe when preparing for college, nothing is as valuable as advice from students who have already been there and experienced it. We’ve compiled this list of current and former students' number one tips for doing the diabetes thing in college. Don't forget to pack a… Read more
August 24, 2018CDN News
August 24, 2018 (Boston, MA): The College Diabetes Network (CDN) is proud to announce that their CEO and Founder, Christina Roth, was recognized as one of the Boston Business Journal’s 40 under 40. This award is presented to young executives on the rise, entrepreneurs and innovators who are truly… Read more
August 22, 2018Conference Recaps
If you had told me two years ago that I would one day want my career to be focused around improving the lives of those living with diabetes, I would have shaken my head in firm disbelief.  Prior to college, I would have never gone out of my way to befriend other people with diabetes, let alone… Read more