Jeffrey Brewer

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Bay Area Bigfoot Biomedical Bags $37M Series B Financing

<b>Bigfoot Biomedical</b> <b>announced</b> it had raised $37 million in the first tranche of a Series B equity round. It was co-led by funds managed by new investor</b> …

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Bigfoot Biomedical CEO hits back against CMS over data-sharing decision

Bigfoot Biomedical CEO Jeffrey Brewer has spoken out about a recent data-sharing decision made by CMS, saying that he plans to lobby Medicare to …

Health Care

Episode #047: Jeffrey Brewer on Simplifying Diabetes Management Systems

Lightning Round Answers<p><b>1- What is a saying, quote or phrase that motivates you?</b><br>“Things are impossible until you can convince people that they can be …

Diabetes

Developing an Artificial Pancreas Using Model-Based Design - Bigfoot Biomedical - MATLAB - Simulink

Jeffrey Brewer

After founding two successful technology startups and dedicating his time to global philanthropy organizations, Jeffrey Brewer was facing the …

Innovation

Patients as Partners in Medical R&D

Medical devices and therapies must go through a series of rigorous clinical trials in order to prove they are safe and effective for patient use. But …

Digital Health

Jeffery Brewer in the GuideWell Insights Lounge at #xMed 2017

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Let’s Work Together to Reverse Recent Medicare Decision on Sharing CGM Data

At the beginning of this year, I was among those celebrating a groundbreaking decision by CMS: the agency said it would begin covering the use of …

Bigfoot compares trial data with modeling results for automated insulin delivery system

Bigfoot Biomedical touted data last week at this year’s Diabetes Technology Meeting showing that results from a feasibility study evaluating the …

Diabetes

Diabetics can avoid finger pricks with new app from Abbott, Silicon Valley partner

When Jeffrey Brewer's son was 15, the boy nearly lost his life because he took too much insulin.<p>The diabetic teen took insulin to eat a large bag of chips late at night. But about 20 minutes later, he forgot about that first dose and took another. He spent two days in the hospital, his father …

5 Groundbreaking Innovations in Medical Technology — All from Small Businesses

By Patrick Daly, President and CEO, Cohera Medical, and Chairman, AdvaMed Accel<p>Most people are familiar with the saying, “Big things come in small …

“Not Good Enough”: How One Dad Led the Change in Diabetes Devices through Grassroots Research and Collaboration

<i>For over 15 years, academic leaders in clinical research and engineering worked with funders, patient groups and industry to support the advancement</i> …

Diabetes

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Bigfoot Biomedical's Diabetes Management System Going on Trial

<b>Bigfoot Biomedical</b> is a company working on introducing an “artificial pancreas” for Type 1 diabetics who are on insulin therapy. The company has …

How DexCom Can Fight Back Against Medtronic's Artificial Pancreas

The approval of Medtronic's Minimed 670G could reshape the type 1 treatment market next year, but I wouldn't count DexCom out. Its best-in-class …

Diabetes

Series A Financing

<i>Milpitas, CA, October 19, 2016</i> – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a highly anticipated precision medicine company founded by people directly impacted by …

Diabetes

Bay Area startups dominate this year's AI funding — here are the top 20 global deals - Silicon Valley Business Journal

By Cromwell Schubarth <br>– TechFlash Editor, Silicon Valley Business Journal<p>Nov 28, 2016, 11:34am PST<p>Venture investment in startups that are applying …

Venture Capital

Beyond the device: From producer to problem solver

In 2013 PwC said that medtech companies need to expand innovation not just with new products or new features in existing products but need to place …

Digital Health

T1D Exchange Investment

<i>Milpitas, CA, February 15, 2017</i> – Bigfoot Biomedical, Inc., a highly anticipated machine learning company founded by people directly impacted by Type …

Diabetes

Making It Simple: Bigfoot's Approach to the Artificial Pancreas

Jeffrey Brewer is no stranger to the diabetes community. Known by many in the diabetes space as the enterprising CEO of JDRF who launched JDRF’s …

Diabetes

Bigfoot Biomedical Acquires Asante’s Snap Pump Technology and Signs Deal with Dexcom

<b>Update (6/5/15):</b><p>Bigfoot Biomedical just announced that it has signed a development agreement with Dexcom to integrate CGM data into its future …

Diabetes

JDRF backs Bigfoot Biomedical with equity investment

The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation said today that its T1D Fund made an unspecified equity investment in Bigfoot Biomedical and the Smartloop …

Diabetes
Diabetes

The risky bet behind the first 'artificial pancreas' for diabetes

Business<p>The risky bet behind the first ‘artificial pancreas’ for diabetes patients<p>T<p>welve years ago, a dotcom millionaire stood at a patient advocacy …

Robotic Pancreas: One Man’s Quest to Put Millions of Diabetics on Autopilot

Author: Dan Hurley. Dan Hurley Magazine<p>Date of Publication: 04.19.10.<p>Time of Publication: 12:00 pm. 12:00 pm<p><b>Jeffrey Brewer was</b> on top of the world. …