#WeAreNotWaiting | Annual Innovation Summit | D-Data ExChange | Patient Voices Contest


DiabetesMine is more than a publication; we are patient advocates, working to help improve the tools and care available to make life with diabetes better.

How it got started

Beginning in 2007, we launched a patient-led initiative for improved design of diabetes products, that began with an Open Letter to Steve Jobs. That highly visible post helped us create the DiabetesMine Design Challenge, a first-of-its-kind open innovation competition that used crowdsourcing to call for new tools that could improve life with diabetes ...

An Open Letter to Steve Jobs


The Innovation Project Backstory


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Hashtag #WeAreNotWaiting is the rally cry of folks in the diabetes community who are ... read more »



The DiabetesMine™ Innovation Summit is our unique annual gathering of diabetes game-changers... read more »



The DiabetesMine™ D-Data ExChange is our biannual forum for key innovators… read more »



In this annual scholarship program, we seek a group of activated patients to participate... read more »



Back in 2008, we shook up the diabetes world with the first-ever patient-led open innovation challenge...
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