Judges’ Special Award


Hybrid Closed Loop Pilot in Adults: A Collaboration Between NHS England and ABCD DTN-UK

by NHS England and the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists Diabetes Technology Network UK

We describe the effective collaboration between NHS England and ABCD DTN-UK to deliver and evaluate the adult Hybrid Closed Loop (HCL) Pilot. The results have been presented at International Meetings and submitted for a high-impact publication. Most importantly, the data from 520 users was submitted to NICE, and made a significant impact to the cost-effectiveness evaluation to the NICE HCL multiple technology appraisal recommendations. This is currently in its draft form, with a full updated version being released soon and will enable improvement of care of for over 100,000 people living with Type 1 diabetes in England and Wales.

Judges' comments:

"The Hybrid Closed Loop Pilots in Adults will undoubtedly change the whole landscape in type 1 care and in that regard will go down as a game changer for so many people with T1 Diabetes."

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  • 2023 KEY DATES
  • Open for Entry:
    Thursday 27 April 2023
  • Entry Deadline:
    Friday 7 July 2023
  • Judging Day:
    Tuesday 8 September 2023
  • Awards Ceremony:
    Thursday 12 October 2023