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Berlin Diabetes and Technology Meetup

Hello All, Summer is almost here! After a brief hiatus we are planning to start a new series of Diabetes and Tech Meetups at the brand new creative workspace ‘5pace’ (5pace.berlin) in Berlin, Kreuzberg, at Paul-Linke-Ufer 42. http://meetu.ps/e/CVrD8/jD8T8/f —————————————————— As

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Google Scholarship Program and Employability in London

I am  honored to be selected as one of 10 EU Google winners for the 2016-17 year! Many thanks to Tab Ahmad, Justin Penney, and the team at EmployAbility in London for coordinating the Google Europe Scholarship for Students with

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Empowerment and Self-Management of Diabetes, Funnell and Anderson

Empowerment and Self-Management of Diabetes Martha M. Funnell, MS, RN, CDE, and Robert M. Anderson, EdD Just came across this great article from 2004, From a patient perspective, this should be mandatory reading for every doctor working in diabetes. Amazing

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Ubicomp 2016 workshop on user-centered mHealth

For those of you interested in ubiquitous computing and healthcare: we want to hear from you! This 1-day workshop will bring together researchers, developers, designers, data scientists, medical professionals, and those with a keen interest in living better with chronic

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For mHealth app developers:

Hello everyone, research2guidance in Berlin is conducting their mHealth survey for 2016. If you are involved with developing mHealth apps they want your predictions for the future. Here’s the link you need: http://www.surveygizmo.com/s3/2534920/r2gsam Best, Dmitri p.s. There’s an Apple Watch

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Hi Folks, let’s talk about Behavior Design!

Let’s talk about tech and behavior design! Monday, Feb 22, 2016, 7:00 PM IXDSPaul-Lincke-Ufer 39/40 Berlin, DE 1 Diabetes Tech Heads Attending Behaviour & Emotion Design – After Work Chat, IXDS, Monday, 22.02., 7 pmThe Behaviour Design & Change Meetup together with

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T1 day in Berlin

Hi Everyone, Hope you all had fine holidays. Just want to alert you all of a couple Berlin diabetes events coming up later this month. http://t1day.de/ http://www.blood-sugar-lounge.de/events/blood-sugar-lounge-party-2-0/ Also, it has been a while, but we will be scheduling a new

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DIY Health CHI 2016 Workshop!

“In conjunction with CHI 2016 in May 2016 in San Jose, California, a workshop will be held to discuss the rapidly growing DIY Health and Wellbeing domain. Maker and hacker culture has driven advances in diabetes technology and the development of other bespoke assistive technologies. There

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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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