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Join us for an inspirational and educational day with Cory Conacher. Cory, who is living with Type 1 diabetes, has recently signed with the NHL Tampa Bay Lightning Team and was awarded this year’s AHL Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year and Leading Goal Scorer. Date:

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

Location:

Carleton University Ottawa, ON Norm Fenn Gymnasium Entrance to university is at the corner of Bronson Ave. and Sunnyside Ave.

Agenda:

1:00pm Registration 1:30 – 3:00pm Meet Cory Conacher and hear his story about living with Type 1 diabetes and playing professional hockey Also hear from Michelle Sorensen, a Clinical Psychological Associate, who will speak about how to increase your motivation for change and how to cope with some of the emotional challenges of living with diabetes 3:30pm – Ice hockey time with Cory Conacher with some of his AHL/NHL teammates for children 18 years and under living with Type 1 diabetes at Carleton University Ice House

*Participants must register for the hockey clinic and have full hockey equipment to play. Please also indicate the preferred hockey position. A waiver must be completed prior to any child going on the ice.

Registration is required. Reserve your spot today by contacting Sergio Faraone at sergio.faraone@medtronic.com or call 613-295-5799

Cory Conacher Event  

Join hockey player and fellow Type 1 for this educational event, hosted by Medtronic of Canada.