The official congress of the UK Association for the Study of Obesity (UKCO) will be brought to you in September 2014 at the University of Birmingham. A call for abstracts and parallel symposia suggestions is now open. For further information and registrations please visit the ASO website: www.aso.org.uk/conferences/aso-uk-congress-on-obesity-2014/. The programme is here.
The YDEF-Lilly scholarship is a new initiative to provide sponsorship for UK-SpRs to go to the EASD this year in Vienna. The EASD is from the 15th-19th September
We have ten scholarships of up to £1500 for UK SpRs to attend the EASD this year in Vienna. There are just over 9 weeks to go, so apply as quickly as possible. This a fantastic opportunity to get an all expenses paid trip to the EASD. Applications will close at the end of the 21st July.
To apply we need your details and up to 200 words detailing why you should be chosen for a scholarship. It may be your first opportunity to go to an international meeting or you may be planning to present some research. We at the YDEF will anonymously choose the the top applicants.
Applications are now closed. Thank you to all those that have applied.
HEART UK 28TH Annual Conference
The conference for medical, scientific, student and patient attendees with an interest in cardiovascular disease, lipids, atherosclerosis, cholesterol conditions and nutrition.
‘Hot Topics In Hyperlipidaemia – The Impact Of Personalised Medicine’
Wednesday 2 – Friday 4 July 2014
Warwick Arts Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry
The British Society of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes is holding its 42nd meeting on the 12-14th November 2014 at the Guildhall, Winchester. You can submit your abstract online at www.bsped.org.uk/meetings/BSPED2014/abstracts.aspx; deadline is the 15th July.
Registration and programme details can be found via the Society's website: www.bsped.org.uk/meetings/BSPED2014
In 2014, Oxford once again hosts the 21st Diabetes Symposium. Professor Stephen Gough and Dr Jonathan Levy are delighted to be part of Oxford’s 21st Diabetes Symposium and will be playing a strategic part in the invitation process. This exciting Symposium will be taking place at Keble College, Oxford from Thursday 24 July to Friday 25 July 2014.
For more information please click here to review the meeting agenda.
The team at the James Cook Univeristy Hospital, Middlesbrough are running a two day Insulin Infusion Pump Course on 27 & 28 November 2014 for more details have a look at this flyer/application form.
The course offers the opportunity of a ‘practical hands on approach’ to using Insulin Infusion Pumps and includes a conference dinner which will form part of the learning about estimation of carbohydrate intake, all delegates are encourage to attend and this is included in the delegate fee of £225. Delegates will also have the opportunity to talk to patient users of insulin infusion pumps.