The 3rd National Inpatient Diabetes Conference is to be held at the Royal Society of Medicine on the 29th January 2014. The theme is innovation in inpatient diabetes care.
Diabetes teams are invited to submit a 250 word abstract describing innovations, audit results, tools etc which they have introduced in their hospital to improve inpatient care. The best 6 will be selected for speed presentation (5 minutes- approximately 5 slides) and others for poster presentation
The Association of Physicians Specialising in Obesity UK (APSO UK) in association with the American Bariatric Physicians Society (ABPS) are jointly organising a one day Obesity Update on the 13th of January 2014 at the Royal College of Physicians, London.
For more information, please follow this link.
We have just heard that the Community Diabetes Consultants Group meeting has been postponed till the New Year because of extraneous circumstances. More details, when we know more.
The Community Diabetes Consultants Group's next meeting is scheduled for 15th and 16th November 2013, and a limited number of places are available for members of YDEF to attend. The meeting will take place at Scarman House, University of Warwick.
Diabetes UK is working with OmniaMed, a medical education company, who run the Best Practice in Diabeteology events.
There are two one-day free Diabetes symposia running in December in Birmingham (4th December) and London (12th December).
The events are are suitable for Consultants and Trainees in diabetes/endocrinology. For more details go to the OmniaMed website
Have you diagnosed a case of MODY? Would you know what clues to look out for? Have you seen a case of MODY? Were you confident in managing their care? The world-leading centre on the management of MODY and other monogenic diabetes is holding a two day symposium at the University of Exeter Medical School on Wednesday 5th – Thursday 6th February 2014. To apply click here: http://store.exeter.ac.uk/