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ATTD Paris 2017 reflections

ATTD Paris 2017 reflections Smart Insulin pumps Just got back from ATTD in Paris, and am still coming to terms with several days of immersion in the current state of diabetes technology.  The biggest takeaway is that the “Artificial Pancreas,”

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First ‘Artificial Pancreas’ Approved! And why autonomy matters more than ever.

  Today I saw in Google news, in my LinkedIn feed, and all over the net that Medtronic just got the first artificial pancreas (AP), well of course more properly a closed loop system, approved by the FDA. This is

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Blood Sugar Bingo in Germany on Nov 14th

      On Nov. 14th, otherwise know as World Diabetes Day, the good people from Dedoc.de will be leading a German wide diabetes awareness campaign. The basic idea is you take a selfie of yourself and a reading on your

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Diabetes Mine Profile

Question and answer session with the fine folks at Diabetes Mine. Looking forward in a big way to meeting everyone at Stanford in November! http://www.healthline.com/diabetesmine/patient-voices-winner-dmitri-katz#1

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Type 1 diabetics in Berlin needed!

Type 1 diabetics urgently needed in Berlin needed for an in-person  academic study. Study will take about an hour, no pain involved. Would be an enormous help if you or someone you know is interested. Please email dk5697@my.open.ac.uk if you

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Diabetes Apps: Present and Future

If you are in Berlin, please come and join us on July 13, 2015 ! There will be a few presentations on diabetes apps and related technology, at IXDS in Kreuzberg. Please join us for discussion and brainstorming on the role

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HealthyBeeps.com

HealthyBeeps.com HealthyBeeps is a new site crowd sourcing reviews on  health products. Got approached last month about doing some writing for them. Decided to review the new OneDrop app. Please check it out! http://www.healthybeeps.com/blog/healthy-beeps-blog/post/one-drop-diabetes-user-review   dmitri katz

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DiabetesMine Innovation Summit 2015

DiabetesMine Innovation Summit 2015 Patient Voices Contest DiabetesMine has long been one of my favorite sites for diabetes tech news. Just got the exciting notification that I have been selected to be part of the DiabetesMine Innovation Summit as a

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PACT diabetes apps Challenge

PACT Healthcare diabetes App Challenge Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT) is sponsoring a diabetes app challenge in conjunction with Independence Blue Cross and University of Pennsylvania. They are looking for promising new diabetes apps, that address the

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Health 2.0 London Nov. 10-12th take aways

Health 2.0 London Nov. 10-12th take aways It has been a few weeks since I was in London at the Health 2.0 event, meant to write this earlier, but life has been busy. On the positive side, this has given

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