Back to Baltimore 2003 Conference Baltimore 2003 Sponsors

Animas' state-of-the-art insulin pump and ezSet infusion system provide the highest level of safety, performance, and convenience. Our extensive customized education program and ezManager software are designed to help our patients successfully manage their diabetes. A long-term implantable glucose sensor with no percutaneous wires is under development. Animas is pleased to sponsor Friday evening's Grand Opening Reception.


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 present Sunday's sessions with the athletes, as well as Sunday's luncheon.


TheraSense has developed both the FreeStyleTM Blood Glucose Monitoring System and FreeStyle TrackerTM Diabetes Management System designed to eliminate a major barrier to testing: the pain of the finger stick. Both FreeStyle systems utilize breakthrough technology to measure glucose from a tiny sample of blood, 1/3rd of a microlitre. The new FreeStyle Tracker System integrates glucose monitoring and PDA technology to conveniently manage diabetes. TheraSense has also recently introduced the FreeStyle CoPilotTM Web-Based Data Management System ( Don't crunch numbers, navigate them easily with the FreeStyle CoPilot System. TheraSense is pleased to sponsor the buffet breakfast on Saturday morning.


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 sponsor the Sunday morning breakfast buffet.


With a long heritage of breaking new ground in ambulatory infusion pumps, Smiths Medical brings nearly two decades of experience to bear on the new CozmoTM insulin pump. We have applied to diabetes treatment the same therapy-based approach that has improved the lives of millions of patients. We have sold over 150,000 pumps worldwide. We enjoy a strong position in the hospital market. And we are the market leader in pumps for home health care. Our reputation for customer service and product support is unsurpassed, and clinical expertise is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Behind every Deltec Cozmo(tm) insulin pump are the resources of the Medical Division of Smiths Group plc, which is a multi-billion dollar corporation. Smiths' innovative approach has brought it to world leadership not only in medical systems but in advanced aerospace electronics and specialized industrial equipment as well. Deltec is pleased to sponsor Saturday's snack breaks at Focus on Fitness and Nutrition.


Medtronic MiniMed As a world leader in insulin pump therapy and continuous glucose monitoring, Medtronic MiniMed's mission is advancing solutions for the treatment of diabetes. To our customers, this means we are committed to the creation and optimization of the innovative products and services they need to control their diabetes, primarily the development of an artificial pancreas. Good glucose control can delay the onset of diabetes-related complications by an average of 15 years, extend lives by up to five years, and significantly reduce the tremendous burden of diabetes. And Medtronic MiniMed's insulin pumps allow for the tightest control possible, allowing patients to live more normal, healthier lives. Medtronic MiniMed is a proud sponsor of the Children with Diabetes conference.

Baltimore 2003: Focus on Fitness and Nutrition
Conference - Program - Faculty - Sponsors - Report

  Back to Baltimore 2003 Conference Return to the Top of This Page

Last Updated: (none)
This Internet site provides information of a general nature and is designed for educational purposes only. If you have any concerns about your own health or the health of your child, you should always consult with a physician or other health care professional.

This site is published by T-1 Today, Inc. (d/b/a Children with Diabetes), a 501c3 not-for-profit organization, which is responsible for its contents. Our mission is to provide education and support to families living with type 1 diabetes.
By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use, Legal Notice, and Privacy Policy.
© Children with Diabetes, Inc. 1995-2018. Comments and Feedback.