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UCSD Design Lab - Diabetes Design Initiative (DDI)  

Integrating diabetes learning into an interactive tool


Over 1 in 10 Americans are diagnosed with some type of diabetes. Despite millions affected, the quality of diabetes education accessible today still poses major learning curves that cause serious challenges for people with diabetes and their loved ones. Why is learning about diabetes so difficult? In 10 weeks, alongside a cross-collaborative team of fellow student design researchers and industry mentors, our team explored how diabetes education may be simplified into an interactive learning tool.

Speckle - Startup

Re-imagining learning for aspiring public speakers


Diving into the world of early stage startup, our junior design team explored the various ways mobile app learning can transform how college students and professionals of all ages can effectively learn public speaking.

UCSD Design Lab - Diabetes Design Initiative (DDI)

Exploring the needs of people aging with diabetes and the value of a redesigned diabetes care directive


Using our prior spring and fall 2021 with the Type 1 Diabetes aging community, our team continued with the goal of exploring the needs of people aging with type 1 diabetes, particularly within the healthcare setting. Through human-centered design methods and the biopsychosocial model, we explore opportunity areas, such as the potential of a care directive tool among others, that may serve as solutions to the varying needs of people aging with type 1 diabetes.