Design Entries Gallery 2009


Grand Prize Winner

A combined hardware and software system for iPhones that combines a lancer, test strips, a glucose meter, wireless insulin pump management, and disease management software all in one package.

Jerry the Bear with Diabetes

Most Creative Winner

A fun and educational interactive toy and accompanying web community for diabetic kids.

Safe Tube

Kids Category Winner

An ingenious pulley system to make insulin pump tubing retractable.



A high-tech home scanner for diabetic foot damage. Easy to use and very powerful.

Care Partner Program

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Uses low-cost and user-friendly information technology to improve communication between patients, their clinical teams, and their networks of social support.

Diabetic Data Cloud

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An open infrastructure for diabetic data to be shared among various platforms.


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A new delivery system for injectable glucagon in the treatment of severe (emergency) hypoglycemia.


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The first easy-to-use, customizable, FDA-approved glucose meter that allows diabetics to share important health information with their healthcare team.


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Allows your PDA and pump/glucose monitoring systems to share data via Bluetooth technology.

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Solution for short-term insulin infusion when you want to disconnect the cord from your pump.


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A small, attractive USB blood sugar testing device for children with diabetes.

Learn Diabetes

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Both an educational game and a management system, designed to stimulate the every day lives of patients.


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Combines a blood glucose monitor, an insulin pen and a portable sharps container into a single compact device.

Non-invasive ocular meter

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A non-invasive blood glucose monitor that measures the refraction of laser light through the clear fluid in the front part of the eye to determine glucose levels.

Remora CGM

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A Continuous Glucose Monitoring System (CGMS) that’s fully integrated with the iPhone.


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An alarm device to prevent nighttime hypoglycemia by detecting moisture in the skin.

Super Glucometer

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A meter with sophisticated algorithms to accurately predict your blood sugar every hour throughout the day.


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A recommendation for colored insulin, to avoid common delivery problems.

UTS Diabetes for iPhone

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An iPhone app for diabetes record-keeping, and optional sharing of your results with your doctor, relatives, and friends.


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A hand scanner that functions as a non-invasive glucose monitor.

Diabetic ToolBelt

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An adjustable sports belt that carries your lancing device, meter, and supply pouch.

Drop BGe Monitor

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A “high-fashion” blood glucose monitor using a sleek, OLED touch display.


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An online game designed to teach patients about caring for themselves with diabetes.


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Specially formulated chewing gum that can detect elevated glucose levels.


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A non-invasive glucose meter system in the form of a comfortable armband.

Happy Soles

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Scans your feet for ulcers while you get a stimulating and health-promoting foot massage.

Mobile Phone Implantable Interface

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A tiny wireless device implanted under the skin, that sends glucose readings to your iPhone.

Nike + D

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An extension of the Nike+ product that scans feet for diabetic damage.


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An attractive insulin pump that uses easy-to-load insulin pen cartridges.

Steering Wheel Cover

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A special medical ID design for your car that could save a life in an emergency.


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A highly portable and robust integrated glucose meter and insulin delivery device.

Sugar Wager

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An iPhone-based game that motivates patients with monetary rewards.

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