September 14th, 2022
WATERLOO TECHNICAL SOCIETY
Wednesday 14th September, 2022
Family Restaurant, 2627 Center Street, Cedar Falls
while our usual location, the Lifestyle Inn Lounge and Conference Center, is being renovated.
Tandem Insulin Pump
Icons on the pump screen indicate when insulin dosing is increasing, decreasing, or being stopped by
the system. A small, wearable sensor and transmitter sends your glucose numbers to a smart device or
receiver every 5 minutes. It's easy to wear and easy to use
Automatic Insulin Adjustments. Control-IQ technology automatically adjusts insulin levels based on continuous glucose monitoring readings.
Automatic Correction Boluses. It can also deliver automatic correction boluses (up to one an hour) to help prevent hyperglycemia.
Activity Settings. Includes optional settings for Sleep Activity or Exercise Activity that adjust the range of treatment values.
Zero Fingersticks. For calibration or mealtime dosing, when the t:slim X2 insulin pump is integrated with Dexcom G6 CGM.
The final product is removed from screens of various opening sizes for future planting.
Other topics planned for this season:
October 2022, Logistics of Food Bank with Tour
November 2022, Iowa National Guard
Kaj Sinclair graduated from the University of Iowa in 1986 and started in medical sales in 1988. He
started selling insulin pump therapy and continuous glucose monitoring with Medtronic MiniMed in
2002. Kaj also worked for Roche Diabetes afterwards and Tandem Diabetes in 2016.
Brigitte Weymiller graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from Viterbo University. She has been a Certified diabetes care and education specialist the last 20 years, starting at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN and then spending the last 16 years at Gundersen Health System in LaCrosse, WI. In January 2022, Brigitte transitioned from clinical practice to medical device sales as the Tandem Territory Manager for Eastern Iowa/Quad Cities.
Dinner Reservations are made via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please make reservations by noon, Monday September 12th, 2022. Guests are always welcome.
You are welcome to make a reservation for dinner or just come to the presentation. A program-only reservation is appreciated for a head count.
Meal: Meal: Dinner includes rolls, coffee, coffee or soda.
Salad Bar with French or Ranch Dressing,
The Family Restaurant requests that we collect cash for the meal and not checks. “Cash Please”
Please let us know if you have dietary restrictions so that we can provide an alternative for you.
Social period: 6:00 P.M.
Dinner: 6:30 P.M
Presentation: 7:15 PM
Dues: Member dues of $20 may be sent to the Treasurer, Kenneth Friend, 1112 W. 4th St., Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613-2430 (phone 319-277-2312) or pay at the meeting. email: FriendFamily@cfu.net
Checks for membership to the Waterloo technical Society should be made out to the “Waterloo Technical Society”.