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Speaking Engagements

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The diaTribe Foundation team members and volunteers speak frequently at scientific, regulatory, and advocacy meetings. See below for their participation at gatherings over the several years:

2018

  • Promoting Research in Social Media (PRISM) Health Symposium - December 7, 2018 - Kelly Close on Strategies for Developing Fruitful Partnerships
  • American College of Cardiology - December 3, 2018 - Kelly Close, Emily Fitts, and Divya Gopisetty
  • Milken Institute Future of Health Summit - October 24, 2018 - Kelly Close on "Confronting the Obesity and Diabetes Epidemic"
  • The diaTribe Foundation's "Diabetes Forum" - June 25, 2018 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • The diaTribe Foundation's "Musings Under the Moon: Discussions on Digital Health" - June 25, 2018 - Kelly Close and Adam Brown on digital health and diabetes technology
  • The diaTribe Foundation's "Musings After Hours" - June 25, 2018 - Adam Brown on digital health and diabetes technology
  • d18: Executive Innovation Lab in Diabetes and Prediabetes - June 20, 2018 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • Milken Institute Global Conference - May 1, 2018 - Kelly Close on "Weighing Down the United States"
  • Major pharmaceutical manufacturer - March 22, 2018 - Kelly Close
  • Major wearable player - March 19, 2018 - Kelly Close
  • ARTWALK Vienna - February 15, 2018 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • Major pharmaceutical manufacturer - February 12, 2018 - Kelly Close 

2017

  • International Diabetes Federation Congress - December 4-8, 2017 - Kelly Close on "Hypoglycemia - It's Personal for Me" and "Individualizing Therapy - How Far Have We Gotten?" & Adam Brown on "Diabetes Tools and Apps: What's New, What Works, and What Do Patients Want?"
  • Medtech Madness Diabetes Panel - December 2017 - Adam Brown
  • Faster Cures Partnering for Cures - November 13-14, 2017 - Kelly Close on "What Can The Science of Patient Input Do For You?"
  • JDRF TypeOne Nation Summit - November 5, 2017 - Adam Brown on "Tech-Savvy T1D"
  • Major medical device company - November 2017 - Adam Brown with Special Guest Keynote
  • Major medical device company - November 2017 - Adam Brown on "CGM Should Be Standard of Care: What It's a Gamechanger for People with Diabetes"
  • HHS Diabetes Month Hypoglycemia Listening Session - November 1, 2017 - Kelly Close on "The New Knowable - Answering the Questions We've Always Wanted To (And Finally Can)"
  • Connected In Motion So Cal Slipstream - October 29, 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines" and "What's Next? New Drugs and Devices"
  • Cities Changing Diabetes Summit - October 26-27, 2017 - Kelly Close on "Organizing for Impact: New Models to Understand Diabetes Risk and Shape Action"
  • Milken Institute Future of Health Summit - October 24, 2017 - Kelly Close on "Putting Prevention First"
  • Australian Diabetes Advancements and Technologies Summit - October 20, 2017 - Kelly Close on "Diabetes Buy-Forward: Investing in Outcomes Beyond A1c"
  • Major industry player Type 1 Diabetes Appreciation Night - October 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines"
  • CMPC Diabetes Support Group - October 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines"
  • d17 Executive Innovation Lab in Diabetes and Prediabetes - September 27-29, 2017 - Kelly Close with opening remarks & Amelia Dmowska and Benjamin Pallant on "Bright Spots in the Shadows"
  • FDA Meeting on Hypoglycemia in Older Adults - September 12, 2017 - Benjamin Pallant and Pearl Subramanian with public comment
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Solvable Problems in Diabetes - September 12, 2017 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • Major pharmaceutical manufacturer - September 1, 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines: My Story and Where Diabetes Technology is Going"
  • American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE) Annual Meeting - August 4-7, 2017 - Kelly Close on "Healthcare Beyond A1c" & Adam Brown on "Diabetes Technology in the Wild: What Matters to Patients and How to Keep Up" and "Keynote Panel: Current Challenges, New Ideas"
  • Glycemic Outcomes Beyond A1c: Standardization and Implementation - July 21, 2017 - Kelly Close with opening remarks and Adam Brown on "Update from the Community"
  • Children With Diabetes (CWD) Friends for Life - July 4-9, 2017 - Adam Brown on "Techabetes: What's New in Diabetes Technology?", "Bright Spots and Landmines," and "Writing About Diabetes"
  • CARB DM Type 1 Topics - June 22, 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines"
  • Diabetes Sisters Life Class - June 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines"
  • American Medical Group Association (AMGA) - June 14, 2017 - Kelly Close on “Improving Outcomes: New Tools, Resources, Insights, + Patient Voices”
  • The diaTribe Foundation's "Diabetes Forum" - June 12, 2017 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • The diaTribe Foundation's "Musings Under the Moon: Discussions on Digital Health" - June 12, 2017 - Kelly Close and Adam Brown on digital health and diabetes technology
  • The diaTribe Foundation's "Musings After Hours" - June 12, 2017 - Kelly Close on digital health and diabetes technology
  • The diaTribe Foundation's "Brews and Blood Sugar" - June 8, 2017 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • CPS Lectures - June 3, 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines"
  • Milken Institute Global Conference - May 2, 2017 - Kelly Close on "Women are the CEOs of Health Decisions"
  • Major pharmaceutical manufacturer Insulin Access Workshop - April 20, 2017 - Amelia Dmowska on "Healthcare Literacy for People with Diabetes"
  • JDRF Hypoglycemia Workshop - March 23, 2017 - Kelly Close on "Patient Reported Impact of Hypoglycemia"
  • SXSW - March 13, 2017 - Adam Brown on "How Do We Prevent a Diabetes Avalanche?"
  • Bay Area Diabetes Summit - March 5, 2017 - Adam Brown on "Bright Spots and Landmines"
  • JDRF Type One Nation Chicago - February 25, 2017 - Adam Brown on “The Diabetes Technology Revolution: Can New Devices and Apps Make Life Easier?”
  • ARTWALK at Advanced Technologies & Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD) - February 14-18, 2017 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • Advanced Technologies & Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD) International Conference - February 14-18, 2017 - Adam Brown on "The Value of Connected Care in Diabetes"

2016

2015

  • DiabetesMine Innovation Summit - November 2015 - Adam Brown as panel moderator
  • Medical device company - October 2015 - Adam Brown
  • DIA Patient Engagement in Benefit-Risk Assesment - September 18, 2015 - Kelly Close on "The FDA-Patient Dialogue on Unmet Needs in Diabetes (#DOCAsksFDA)"
  • Taking Control of Your Diabetes (TCOYD) San Diego - September 2015 - Adam Brown on "Gadgets" and "Hypoglycemia"
  • CMPC Support Group - August 2015 - Adam Brown
  • Children With Diabetes (CWD) Friends for Life (FFL) - July 9, 2015 - Adam Brown on "10 Tips for Living Well With Type 1" and "5 Years and Your Next Device Decision"
  • Forum at the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Annual Meeting - June 8, 2015 - Kelly Close with opening remarks
  • American Diabetes Association (ADA) Annual Meeting - June 7, 2015 - Adam Brown on "How a Device Becomes a Device" & Kelly Close on "Investing in Behavior Change: What's the Return?" and "Making Sense of Technology"
  • DiabetesMine D-Data Exchange - June 2015 - Adam Brown as panel moderator
  • JDRF & NIH Closed-Loop Night - June 2015 - Adam Brown as panel moderator
  • Major pharmaceutical manufacturer Hypoglycemia Roundtable - April 29, 2015 - Kelly Close on "The Patient Experience: Gaps in Navigating Hypoglycemia"
  • Google Tech Talk - April 9, 2015 - Kelly Close and Adam Brown on "$10,211 Per Second: How To Make a Difference In Diabetes, Chronic Disease, & Society"
  • Major pharmaceutical manufacturer meeting - March 10, 2015 - Kelly Close on "Diabetes Care: Where We are and Where We're Going"
  • European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) Diabetes Technology - February 11, 2015 - Kelly Close on "Diabetes Care in a Digital Era"
  • Amherst College Fink Bioscience Symposium - January 15, 2015 - Kelly Close on "Perspectives on Healthcare in a Digital World: Diabetes as a Case Study"

2014

2013

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