Tandem Diabetes Care in the Real World

During a recent JDRF Facebook Live event, Tandem Diabetes Care Senior Director of Behavioral Sciences Stephanie Habif and Tandem Product Manager of Clinical Solutions Christina Pamelar discussed outcomes from real-world Tandem insulin pump users, the t:connect® Mobile App (launched July 7), the remote insulin pump training process and other practical insights about Tandem Diabetes Care product use.

JDRF Vice President of Corporate Development Joe Watterson delivered introductory remarks.

Habif holds Doctor of Education (EdD) and Master of Science (MS) degrees; Pamelar holds a Master of Science degree in Nursing (MSN) and is a Registered Nurse (RN), Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP) and Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES).

During the event, Habif and Pamelar covered numerous topics, including:

  • Features of the t:slim X2.
  • The differences between the two predictive insulin delivery technologies that are available when the t:slim X2 is used with the Dexcom G6 continuous glucose monitor (CGM): Control-IQ Technology and Basal-IQ Technology.  
  • Real world examples of use of the t:slim X2 with each of the predictive technologies.
  • The advantages of the recently-launched t:connect® Mobile App.

The event wrapped up with a Q&A session during which Habif and Pamelar answered questions submitted in the comments.

Watch the full, recorded livestream:

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