Join Diversity in Diabetes for the 2nd annual People of Color Living with Diabetes Summit September 16-18.

This year’s theme is “Voice of the People”, and we are showcasing the stories and experiences of Blacks, Indigenous, and Persons of Color living with and thriving with diabetes.

Join us for 3-days of live and recorded seasons featuring presentations from Subject Matter Experts and community members. Sessions cover a wide range of topics including:

  • "How Systemic Medical Biases are Keeping People of Color Living with Diabetes Sick?: A Call to Action to Improve TechQuity."
  • "Advocacy & Allyship"
  • "Diversity in Nutrition Matters"
  • "Sweet Silence: Passing and Masking In African American and Diabetes Cultural Histories"
  • "Building Trust in Healthcare"

Summit features include:

  • Cooking Demonstrations
  • Fitness Demonstrations
  • Virtual Diabetes Education Class Sample

Learn and share from our community panels

  • Mental health
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Caregivers
  • Diabetes & Pregnancy
  • And many more

Register today and access the Summit for free!

About Diversity in Diabetes?

Diversity in Diabetes (DiD) is a community-based 501c3 non-profit organization dedicated to creating awareness and providing solutions to end health disparities and the lack of representation in the diabetes space. Find out more by visiting www.diversityindiabetes.org

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, the POCLWD summit is open to everyone who has diabetes, works in the diabetes space, is a caregiver to someone who has diabetes, or is just trying to learn more about what it is like living with diabetes.
No! You do not need to download or install any software to participate in our summit. You only need to have access to the internet.
The only way we accomplish our mission is by having people like you supporting us every step of the way! For more information on how you can get involved please visit Diversityindiabetes.org
Diversity in Diabetes is an established 501c3 nonprofit in the state of Texas.
No problem! Contact us at info@diversityindiabetes.org and we would be happy to answer any questions you have!