Karmel Allison was born in Southern California, diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at the age of nine, and educated at UC Berkeley. Karmel now lives in San Diego with her husband, where she is loving the sunshine, working in computational biology at the University of California, San Diego, and learning to use the active voice when talking about her diabetes.
In her spare time, Karmel enjoys people, Milan Kundera, rock climbing, and the pursuit of life, liberty, and happiness. Follow Karmel on Twitter (@karmel_a), or email her (karmel [at] asweetlife.org)
Karmel Allison is science editor of ASweetLife. She writes the blog Where is My Robot Pancreas?