Meet Renata Souza, the woman who designed the first ever insulin kit for children. Renata watched her 6-year-old nephew struggle to manage his Type 1 Diabetes: his hands are too small for the insulin pen, he forgets where he injected the previous time, overall, he doesn’t want to give himself medication because it is uncomfortable.
Renata believes in the power of design. Renata asks “Why shouldn’t we try to make it more fun?” If we make the technology more appealing, we can take advantage of its full power and help more people. Renata invented Thomy: an insulin kit that kids actually want to use. On November 14th, 2017 Clever Tech had the opportunity to sit down with Renata to learn her incredible journey from design student to medical tech entrepreneur.Read More