JDRF, the type 1 diabetes charityVirtual Discovery Day Sponsors

Virtual Discovery Day Sponsors

Headline sponsor: Roche Diabetes CareRoche logo


Roche Diabetes Care has been pioneering innovative diabetes technologies and services for more than 40 years. More than 5,500 employees in over 100 markets worldwide work every day to support people with diabetes and those at risk to achieve more time in their target ranges and experience true relief from the daily therapy routines. Being a global leader in integrated Personalised Diabetes Management (iPDM), Roche Diabetes Care collaborates with thought leaders around the globe, including people with diabetes, caregivers, healthcare providers and payers.

Roche Diabetes Care aims to transform and advance care provision and foster sustainable care structures. Under the brands RocheDiabetes, Accu-Chek and mySugr, comprising glucose monitoring, insulin delivery systems and digital solutions, Roche Diabetes Care unites with its partners to create patient-centred value. By building and collaborating in an open ecosystem, connecting devices and digital solutions as well as contextualising relevant data points, Roche Diabetes Care enables deeper insights and a better understanding of the disease, leading to personalised and effective therapy adjustments, for better outcomes and true relief.

Since 2017, mySugr, one of the most popular diabetes management apps, has been part of Roche Diabetes Care. For more information on mySugr please visit www.mysugr.com.

For more information please visit our patient-facing website www.accu-chek.co.uk or for resources for healthcare professionals please visit www.rochediabetes.com.


Abbott logo

Abbott’s diabetes care division is a global leader in glucose monitoring systems.  We are dedicated to helping people manage their diabetes and achieve their best health outcomes with innovative technology, such as the FreeStyle Libre system, allowing patients to monitor their glucose with a quick and easy scan.  Visit www.freestylediabetes.co.uk.


Contact Abbott via the FreeStyle Diabetes website


Air Liquide Healthcare logo
Supporting over 40,000 people living with diabetes around the world, Air Liquide Healthcare is the authorised UK distributor of Tandem Diabetes Care’s innovative t:slim X2™ Insulin Pump. The latest version of the t:slim X2™ features Control-IQ™ Technology – an advanced hybrid closed-loop technology designed to help increase time in range, as measured by CGM, by predicting and helping prevent both highs and lows.


Contact Air Liquide for further information at: diabetes.info@airliquide.com or at the Air Liquide website.



Dexcom logo
The Dexcom G6 CGM System does not require fingersticks for calibration or diabetes treatment decisions* and features customisable alerts and an alarm that can proactively warn of dangerous highs and lows, all with a quick glance at your smartphone or watch. Visit www.dexcom.com/en-gb
If your glucose alerts and readings from the Dexcom G6 do not match symptoms or expectations, use a blood glucose meter to make diabetes treatment decisions.
For a list of compatible devices visit www.dexcom.com/compatibility


Contact Dexcom:

For Customer Service and Orders:

0800 031 5761 (UK)
1800 827 602 (Ireland)

For product troubleshooting or replacement enquiries:
Please complete a Product Support Request
0800 031 5763 (UK)
1800 827 603 (Ireland)

Insulet logo

Introducing the Omnipod DASH™ Insulin Management System – A simple and discreet way to deliver insulin

  • Tubeless, waterproof* Pod that can be placed anywhere you would give yourself an injection
  • Modern, intuitive touch-screen Personal Diabetes Manager (PDM)
  • Suitable for all ages, with adjustable settings to personalise insulin delivery based on your daily routine

*The Pod has a waterproof iPX8 rating for up to 7.6 metres for 60 minutes. The PDM is not waterproof.

Contact Insulet: 
myomnipod.com/jdrf or email: Omnipod-GB@insulet.com

Freedom omnipod dash insulin management system Omnipod logo


Medtronic logo

The MiniMed TM 780G system automatically adjusts and corrects insulin levels, 24/7, every 5 minutes, as needed, for an easier way to stabilise glucose levels.

Next generation SmartGuard TM tech anticipates insulin needs, adjusts insulin delivery, and corrects highs automatically, in case carb counts aren’t exact, while helping to protect from lows.

Smartphone Connectivity provides greater convenience for you with the MiniMed TM Mobile App. See real-time glucose trends, get notified on your phone if you’re going high or low, and securely share your data with your care partners with the CareLink TM Connect App.

Access to future upgrades to the latest technology from Medtronic

Medtronic offer a host of services to support you on your diabetes journey

  • Stay Connected Clinics providing virtual training on your Medtronic pump and CGM
    System, making sure that you are supported while social distancing is in place.
  • StartRight SM , a personalised support service providing learning and educational tools,
    with continuous communication with our StartRight specialists over the first months
    on your Medtronic Pump
  • 24/7 support with technical specialists and online resources

Contact Medtronic:

Website: medtronic-diabetes.co.uk

Email: BelieveInBetterControl.Uk@medtronic.com

Medtrum logo

‘Passionate about simplifying diabetes by providing tomorrow’s technology today.’  

‘Medtrum offer a flexible, modular system consisting of the A6 TouchCare tubeless, insulin pump and the TouchCare Slim 14 continuous glucose monitor.

Both insulin pump and CGM are designed to be used standalone, however with seamless integration you can have the peace of mind of Predictive Low Glucose Suspend Function, helping to prevent periods of hypoglycaemia.
Unique to Medtrum, both the tubeless insulin pump and slim CGM can be controlled remotely using a compatible smartphone with the Medtrum EasyPatch App., providing greater convenience and freedom than traditional systems. 

All pump and CGM data can be easily shared with either an unlimited number of loved ones using the Medtrum EasyFollow app, or with your healthcare team for remote support via Medtrum’s EasyView reports.

Contact Medtrum: 

UK office: info.uk@medtrum.com
Customer Service : 0192 331 23 91
For more information: https://tinyurl.com/UK-JoinTheFuture
Website: www.medtrum.co.uk

JDRF does not specifically endorse any of the featured products or organisations on this page.