National Conference Series

National Conference Series

Weekend For Women Conference Series

Celebration of Strength Dinner Program at the 2011 Weekend for Women Conference

Celebration of Strength Dinner Program at the 2011 Weekend for Women Conference

The first Weekend for Women Conference was held in May 2010 in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina. Due to the success of this conference and all of the conferences that followed, DiabetesSisters now offers more than one WEEKEND FOR WOMEN CONFERENCE every year. To date, DiabetesSisters has held the Weekend for Women Conference numerous times on the East Coast and on the West Coast. No matter where the conference is held, it always draws women of all ages with all types of diabetes from many different states.

What to expect at a Weekend for Women Conference:

  • Educational and motivational presentations from acclaimed diabetes experts and advocates
  • Presentations on topics of specific interest to women with diabetes
  • Many opportunities to pamper your soul 
  • Unique opportunities to interact and connect with other women who are living with diabetes
  • Fun and healthy fitness activities for women of all endurance levels and ages, including the orange:will Diabetes Awareness Walk
  • Healthy and delicious meals and snacks
  • A Lunch/Dinner Program devoted to celebrating the strength displayed by women with diabetes, recognizing each woman individually
  • New friendships and eye-opening moments of inspiration while being surrounded by women with diabetes who are just like you!
  • Some Conferences also offer The Partner's Perspective Program for the spouses/significant other of Conference Attendees 

Upcoming Conferences

April 25-27 2014
Washington, DC

Embassy Suites (Old Town Alexandria) - A discounted room rate of $149/night will be available for Conference attendees. Cick here to reserve your room.
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October 24-25, 2014
Los Angeles, CA

Embassy Sutes LAX North - A discounted room rate starting at $125/night is available for Conference attendees. Click here to reserve your room.
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2014 Sponsors

 

 

 2014 Partners

 

Previous Conferences

 

April 25-27, 2014
Washington, DC

Embassy Suites Old Town Alexandria

 

October 4-6, 2013
San Francisco, CA

Embassy Suites San Francisco
Airport - Waterfront

May 3-5, 2013
Raleigh, NC

Sheraton Downtown Raleigh

May 18-20, 2012
Raleigh, NC

Marriott City Center

October 7-9, 2011
San Diego, CA

Hilton Bayfront San Diego

April 29-May 1, 2011
Raleigh, NC

Marriott City Center

May 22-23, 2010
Raleigh, NC

Marriott City Center