• Stories of Impact: Inventors

Carson Magee, Idaho

  • August 16, 2022

Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at 7 years old, Carson won the 2012 Idaho Invention Convention Best of Show for creating an invention to aid diabetics​.

Carson became the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s ambassador, appearing on TV commercials and talk shows.​

Featured on Nickelodeon’s “Figure It Out”.

“Invention Convention changed my mindset. It helped me realize that my ideas could be heard and that through inventing I could apply my creativity, to have a voice, and that one invention can really make a difference.”

Read about Carson’s invention journey.

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