We are proud to announce that the GoCARB clinical trial has started. The aim of this randomized, cross-over pilot study is to investigate the benefits of an automated determination of the carbohydrate content of meals on glycemic control in subjects with type 1 diabetes mellitus with sensor-augmented insulin pump therapy.
The GoCARB system will be presented by Dr. Rhyner during the annual meeting of the German Diabetic Association (Deutsche Diabetes Gesellschaft – DDG) which will take place in Berlin, Germany.
The Diabetes Congress is an annual scientific conference of DDG and every year is attended by about 6,000 participants, most of them from German speaking countries.
Dr, Mougiakakou was invited to give a talk on Machine Learning and Personalized Diabetes Management. The presenation took place in the 6th Panhellenic Conference on Biomedical Technologies in Athens. Among others the GoCARB system was presented. The three days conference was attended by Greek engineers and scientistics conducting reaserch in the area of biomedical engineering.
GoCARB Newsletter #3 is online! Read the consortium news and achievements from September 2014 to the end of March 2015!
GoCARB's coordinator was invited to present the prototype and the latest validation results to the 14th Hellenic Diabetes Congress. Greek medical professional have been introduced to the system's funcionalities and capabilities.
The latest developments of the GoCARB project have been presented in the workshop Diabetes Mediendialog 2015 organized by Roche in Hohenkammer. GoCARB was presented in diabetes experts, stakeholders, journalists and bloggers.
The GoCARB has been presented and demostrated to more than 50 French diabetologists and diabetic patients during their visit at the Bern University Hospital "Inselspital". The visit took place within the framework of the Novo Nordisk 3rd EUROFORUM on CSII.
The GoCARB within the framework of an AP has been presented as poster during the EASD Diabetes Technology Meeting. The meeting gathers the important stakeholders from research, industry and regulatory institutions worldwide.
The GoCARB has been presented by Dr. S. Mougiakakou during the Annual Conference of the German Diabetes Association (Arbeitsgemeinschaft Diabetologie und Endokrinologie Rheinland-Pfalz e.V.) in Mainz. Through a presentaion entitled "Einsatz von Smartphones und Computer Vision zur Kohlenhydratgehalt Bestimmung in Mahlzeiten", German general physicians, endocrinologists, diabetologists and dieticians have been introduced to system's functionalities and informed about the validation results.