Under normal circumstances, blood glucose levels vary throughout the day. While it may not be of much significance to a healthy subject, the degree of these changes is of great importance to individuals with diabetes.Read More »
Laurel Fuqua, RN, MSN
Laurel Fuqua is a registered nurse with over 20 years experience in diabetes care and education and new product innovations. Early in her career, she practiced a diabetes clinical specialist, was AADE Diabetes Educator of the Year and editor for the professional department of The Diabetes Educator Journal. She is an expert on the integration of diabetes care with innovative technology solutions and passionate about improving diabetes care. She received her masters in nursing from the University of Evansville, Indiana. Ms. Fuqua is currently the Sr. VP of Clinical Affairs for InSpark Technologies, Inc. a worldwide leader in advanced pattern recognition algorithms for diabetes management and is a member of the board of directors for Diabetes America. Her experience prior to InSpark includes work as an early national leader in the development of multidisciplinary diabetes management programs. An active speaker and writer, she has authored numerous publications and presented at national and international meetings. Over the years, she has won several awards for her work in the design of innovation chronic care services and products. She resides in San Diego, California area and plays with dolphins whenever possible.