The global increase of obesity and type 2 diabetes (T2DM) has epidemic proportions. Worldwide, an estimated 2.16 billions subjects are overweight or obese and 382 million people have diabetes, a number that will rise to 592 million by 2035. This pandemic may portend severe consequences in Nephrology. The global increase in chronic kidney disease parallels the obesity epidemic. Obesity (starting from the overweight range) is an independent risk factors for chronic kidney disease.
Sat, 11/01/2014 to Sun, 11/02/2014
The European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) is the leading health policy event in the EU and takes place annually. It provides a major platform for decision-makers in various fields of public health & health care. With its wide-ranging three-day programme, the EHFG offers an unparalleled opportunity to exchange information about a broad spectrum of contemporary health issues.
Wed, 10/01/2014 to Fri, 10/03/2014
The Diabetes UnConference is the first multi-day peer-to-peer idea exchange for all adults with diabetes. The agenda, created by the participants, focus on the psychosocial aspects of living with diabetes. This will be an interactive event, allowing each individual to share their experiences and thoughts in safe, facilitated sessions and learn from each other.
Fri, 03/13/2015 to Sun, 03/15/2015
The conference will bring together leading Diabetes specialists from Australia and the Asia Pacific region. The comprehensive programme will examine all major aspect of diabetes and in particular the diabetic foot.
Fri, 11/14/2014 to Sat, 11/15/2014
EAHP’s annual congress is the largest congress for hospital pharmacy in Europe and is attended by professionals from over 50 countries. Approximately 4,000 hospital pharmacists are expected to attend the 20th Congress of the EAHP at the CCH-Congress Center Hamburg, Germany.
Wed, 03/25/2015 to Fri, 03/27/2015
Submitted by merry.rivas on Wed, 07/23/2014 - 12:37
Un número de colegios en Delhi estarán entre los primeros en recibir importante información y formación sobre cómo educar a profesores, estudiantes y padres sobre la diabetes (tipo 1 y tipo 2) en el colegio.
The 46th Annual Meeting of the Diabetes Pregnancy Study Group (DPSG) will be held at Danubius Health Spa Resort Helia in Budapest (Hungary) between 2-5 October 2014.
The aim of the DPSG is to improve the detection and management of diabetes in pregnant women and their offspring by fostering research, treatment and education in the subject of diabetic pregnancy
•May 30, 2014 - Early registration
Thu, 10/02/2014 to Sun, 10/05/2014
NEURODIAB is a study group of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) which focuses on clinical and experimental aspects of diabetic neuropathy.
Its primary aim is to promote the advance of knowledge on all aspects of diabetic neuropathy through an active cooperation between interested diabetologists and other specialists such as neurologists, neurophysiologists, urologists, gastroenterologists, etc. In pursuit of this aim it will also encourage appropriate surveys and clinical trials.
Fri, 09/12/2014 to Sun, 09/14/2014