Abbott Diabetes Care develops products that reduce the discomfort and inconvenience of blood glucose monitoring; introducing systems that are easier to use, require less blood and provide faster results. Based in Alameda, California, Abbott Diabetes Care designs, develops and manufactures several leading-edge monitoring systems and test strips for use in both home and hospital settings. Among its leading brands are FreeStyle®, FreeStyle FlashTM, FreeStyle ConnectTM and Precision XtraTM.
Animas Corporation, a Johnson & Johnson company, is dedicated to making diabetes management easier through product innovation, exceptional customer support and customized education programs. The OneTouch® PingTM glucose management system is the company's sixth generation insulin delivery product since the company was founded in 1996. The OneTouch® PingTM glucose management system, from OneTouch® and Animas®, is an insulin pump and a meter-remote that communicate wirelessly, to help you perform at your best. The pump is packed with unique capabilities that may be accessed directly from the pump or wirelessly using the meter-remote. And the meter-remote, with its full set of functions, is designed to help make your life with diabetes easier and more discreet. Other features include a color screen, access to a 500-item food database from CalorieKing® and the smallest basal rate/increment. Plus the pump is waterproof*! Animas also offers customized education programs and 24/7 pump technical support. Animas is pleased to be a sponsor of the 2009 Regional Conference Series. (*The meter-remote must not be exposed to water.)
Insulet Corporation is an innovative medical device company dedicated to improving the lives of people with diabetes. Insulet's OmniPod Insulin Management System is a revolutionary insulin infusion system that gives kids the freedom to be kids, and parents the peace of mind of continuous insulin therapy. The OmniPod System packs all the functionality of today's "smart" insulin pumps in two discreet, easy-to-use wireless parts, with virtually pain-free insertion, an integrated Freestyle blood glucose meter, and, best of all, no cumbersome tubing. For complete details about the OmniPod System and to read stories from real OmniPod users, please visit www.MyOmniPod.com.
LifeScan has been committed to improving the qualify of life for people with diabetes since 1981, revolutionizing home blood glucose testing with the introduction of the ONE TOUCH® System in 1987. Always an innovator in self-monitoring, LifeScan launched the ONE TOUCH Ultra® blood glucose meter to make testing easier and less painful. LifeScan, an early sponsor of Children With Diabetes, is proud to be a sponsor of the 2009 regional conference Series.
Novo Nordisk is dedicated to improving the lives of individuals with diabetes. For nearly 80 years, the company has combined drug discovery with state-of-the-art technology to develop leading edge products for people with diabetes. Novo Nordisk was the first to develop longer-acting NPH insulin, purified insulin, and premixed human insulin. Novo Nordisk also designed the first durable and disposable insulin pen devices and the first dial-a-dose insulin delivery system. Novo Nordisk recently added a rapid-acting human insulin analog, NovoLog® (insulin aspart [rDNA origin] injection) as another treatment option for people with diabetes. Novo Nordisk is proud to be a sponsor of the 2009 CWD Regional Conference Series.
Roche Diagnostics, maker of Accu-Chek® products, is the world's leading producer of diagnostic systems. As a global leader in diabetes care products, we are proud that Accu-Chek products are trusted by millions of people worldwide. There is an Accu-Chek blood glucose meter for every need and all Accu-Chek products are accurate, convenient, and easy to use. In addition, our 24-hour Accu-Chek Customer CareSM center is available to answer your questions and provide technical support for all Accu-Chek products. To learn more about Accu-Chek products, visit our website at www.accu-chek.com. You can count on Accu-Chek to make living with diabetes a little easier. The maker of Accu-Chek products is proud to be a sponsor of the 2009 CWD Regional Conference series.
Sanofi-Aventis is pleased to be a sponsor of the 2009 CWD Regional Conference Series.
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