MEMBER: Matt Vogel

Insulin Factor Founder


Birthday: 3/21/1976
Diagnosed T1 diabetes: 2/14/1990
Occupation: MBA Candidate, Graduate School of Management, UC Davis
Education: BA in Psychology and Communication from the University of Colorado, Boulder

Triathlon, skiing, snowboarding, hiking, camping, and mountaineering.

Athletic Achievements
12/2005: 1st place, Hark the Herald Angels 12k
7/2005: Climbed Mt. Shasta (14,411 ft)
7/2005: 3rd place, Rancho Seco Sprint Triathon
6/2005: 2nd place, ADA/DESA 5k
6/2005: 3rd place, San Jose Mountain Bike Triathon
4/2005: Border-To-Border 500 mile ride across Utah
3/2005: 2nd place, Marin Trails 10k
11/2002: 2nd place, Stinson Beach Trail Run 7 mi
9/2002: 1st place, River City Sprint Triathlon
9/2001: 1st place, Race for the Cure 5k
11/2000: 2nd place, Ft. Lauderdale 5k
8/1999: 3rd place, Louisville Legacy Sprint Triathlon (my first triathlon)
8/1994: 3rd place, Colorado State Powerlifting Championship

Speaking Engagements
8/2006: JDRF Walk Kickoff, San Francisco, CA
2/2006: JDRF "Fund-A-Cure" for Half Moon Bay Golf Tournament
2/2006: UCSF Pediatric Diabetes Symposium, San Francisco, CA
10/2006: DESA Annual Meeting, Santa Clara, CA
5/2004: UCSF Diabetes Symposium, San Francisco, CA
7/2003: UC Davis Pediatric Diabetes Symposium, Sacramento, CA
4/2003: Stanford Pediatric Diabetes Symposium, Palo Alto, CA
11/2002: Alta Bates Diabetes Symposium, Berkeley, CA

1996 to Present: Diabetes Camp Counselor: DYF, Diabetes Society, ADA
2006 to Present: Oversight Committee Member, Valley Care Diabetes Center
1998 to 1999: Marketing Director, Denver ADA Tour de Cure
1993 to 1997: Government Relations and Advocacy Committee, ADA
1993 to 1995: Western Regional Youth Chair, ADA Youth Leadership Congress

3/23/2006: Quote in the San Francisco Chronicle about athletes with diabetes.
4/23/2006: Qutoe in Washington Post about continuous glucose monitors.