The DiabetesMine Design Project — In the News
Design Challenge — News Coverage

2011 Press Release - Launching the Design Challenge

TechCrunch 2007– The Post that Started It All

Chicago TribuneLighting a Fire Under the Medical Device Industry. Read how we kicked off a national campaign for improved med-device design!

UK Guardian – Should Apple Make Insulin Pumps?

The New York Times– Medical Devices Aren't Always User-Friendly

CNet – Future of Diabetes Devices Could be a "Charmr"

BusinessWeek– Designing for Diabetics

European Medical Device Technology (EMDT)– why device manufacturers must learn to like social media

The Huffington Post– the backstory + overview– interview with former winner and current judge Samantha Katz

Healthcare Communication News– profile of 2011 winner Emily Allen and her virtual pet solution

Diabetes Forecast– online brief

Northwestern University– two teams take top honors

Northwestern Segal Design Institute– Grand Prize winners

Mobile Health News– "Glimpse of the mHealth Future"

Read/Write Web– LifeCase & LifeApp Solutions Wins $10,000 Diabetes Challenge

Innovation Summit — News Coverage

American Diabetes Association blog – Connecting the Dots in Diabetes Care

American Diabetes Association blog – Stopping Diabetes Through Innovation

FDA – Speaking Out on the DiabetesMine Innovation Summit

Stanford Scope Blog – Rethinking Diabetes Management and Care

diaTribe – The DiabetesMine Innovation Summit: Delivering on the Promise of Diabetes Technology

diaTribe - The DiabetesMine Innovation Summit: Emerging Models for Improving Life with Diabetes

Diabetes Hands Foundation – An Open Letter to U.S. Insurers from a Person with Diabetes

Just Talking Podcast – About the DiabetesMine Innovation Summit

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