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Kristin Skiados


Title / Affiliation
Lives with a monogenic form of diabetes

Title of PDM2021 Presentation
The Importance of the Diagnosis

Biosketch

Kristin Skiados was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at the age of 5 and was re-diagnosed with KATP in 2018. Her daughter, Ava, was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes at age 1 and re-diagnosed with KATP at age 9. Kristin is a member of MDRAP (Monogenic Diabetes Research and Advocacy Project) aimed to promote the correct diagnosis of types of diabetes caused by genetic mutations.