PUNE, India, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- India's President Pranab Mukherjee and Tripura State Governor Dr. D. Y. Patil, both praised the latest ground breaking diabetes device developed by Rana Arefieg of Global Innovations at a private event held for inauguration of "D.Y. Patil Knowledge City" honoring the Governor of Tripura last month.
The 1Clik™, an insulin injector, glucose monitor and wireless communications system in one caught the attention of the President who then reaffirmed the 'Importance of Innovation' in his speech at the event.
"There is a real need for such innovative medical devices to be made available to the Indian population at affordable prices," said President Mukherjee.
Medical experts say India has one of the largest populations in diabetes and incident rates in the world, which is why the 1Clik™ diabetes management system was so fascinating to The President and diabetes experts worldwide.
The 1Clik™ auto injector delivery system combines blood glucose tester, insulin calculator, insulin injector, and secure wireless reporting to the cloud in one easy to use device keeping patients, doctors and family members informed.
Key features of the 1Clik™ include:
- Seamlessly integrating glucose monitoring, insulin injections, emergency monitoring and real time patient information data.
- Integrates with electronic medical records
- Reduces complications from too high or too low blood sugar levels
Governor D.Y. Patil who is an educator and leader of the State of Tripura, spoke directly to Global Innovations Advisor Dr. Mak Jawadekar, a world renowned Research & Development leader and formerly of Pfizer Global R & D about the immense potential to save lives with 1Clik™ and reduce the overall cost of diabetes on society, which is an estimated $100 billion per year.
Dr. Mak then presented the 1Clik™ as the "Key Note Address" topic at a Diabetic Association of India, Pune Branch (DAI) conference in Pune India, which was attended by hundreds of diabetes subject matter experts and key opinion leaders in both medical and technology fields. The 1Clik was very well received by these experts and is expected to change the face of diabetes management for generations to come.
Contributor: Nicole Sellars; Founder TrendEMe.com.
SOURCE Global Innovations