Congrats again to the winners of our 2014 DiabetesMine Patient Voices Scholarship Contest, announced earlier this summer! Over the next weeks, we’ll be featuring an interview with each of them — all leading up to the 2014 DiabetesMine Innovation Summit set for Nov. 21 at Stanford University. That’s our signature invite-only event bringing together patient voices with industry, regulatory, clinical and D-technology leaders. All in the name of fueling innovation, especially in these times of…Read more »
Really smart people doing really smart things…TOGETHER!
That’s pretty much how I sum up the newest efforts to jumpstart diabetes research through a collaborative approach to making it more effective for the entire D-Community — from those of us on the patient side, to the researchers and innovators and everyone in between.
Here’s the scoop:
On Nov. 1, a non-profit called Unitio got its official launch as the new umbrella organization presiding over the T1DExchange…
We’re now at the end of the fifth month of 2013, which is simply amazing — how quickly this year is going by! With the summer months soon bringing a bunch of diabetes conference activity, we feel especially motivated to highlight all the great posts from this past month.
So, in no particular order, here are some of our recent faves from the Diabetes Online Community (DOC):
Our D-Community came together online once again…
Here we are in Day Four of Diabetes Blog Week, and today’s topic is all about the accomplishments we’ve had both big and small.
Today’s writing prompt, from campaign creator Karen Graffeo:
We don’t always realize it, but each one of us has come a long way since diabetes first came into our life. It doesn’t matter if it’s been 5 weeks, 5 years or 50 years, you’ve done something outstanding diabetes-wise. So today let’s…
About a dozen diabetes bloggers and advocates will be gathering in Indianapolis early next week for the second annual Lilly Diabetes Summit.
The ‘Mine will be there participating — actually, I will, since the Lilly HQ is right up the road about 10 miles from my house, so no need for fancy travel arrangements.
Everyone arrives Sunday April 28, and we’ll have a meetup over dinner that night, before the “official business” portion of the…