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2nd Annual Clinical Congress and Gulf Chapter Annual Meeting

The 2014 edition has taken a step towards the international arena in order to deliver a higher caliber meeting. The scientific committee has therefore compiled an ample meeting that will deliver plenty of educational opportunities in the growing and exciting field of endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism.

Thu, 10/23/2014 to Sat, 10/25/2014

Nordic Diabetic Foot Symposium

The Nordic Diabetic Foot Task Force has initiated the first Nordic Diabetic Symposium with the aim to actively promote and support the systematic implementation of best practices in diabetic foot care in the Nordic countries.

The symposium will provide a forum for sharing and disseminating high-level scientific evidence as well as local examples of best practices in diabetic foot care. The programme will comprise sessions with invited speakers and hands-on workshops.

Wed, 11/05/2014 to Thu, 11/06/2014


Population: 10.9 million (mid-2013)1
GDP per capita (PPP International $): $6102
Total expenditure on health per capita: (PPP int. $): 522

17th CDA/CSEM Professional Conference and Annual Meetings

The Canadian Diabetes Association (CDA) /Canadian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism (CSEM) Professional Conference is the premiere event that annually draws together top healthcare professionals and scientists from across Canada to exchange ideas and improve the understanding, care and management of diabetes and other endocrine diseases.

Conference website

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Wed, 10/22/2014 to Sat, 10/25/2014

Se desafía a las ciudades a ser “conscientes sobre la diabetes”

La ciudades del mundo pronto tendrán la oportunidad de ser designadas “conscientes sobre la diabetes”. Se les desafiará a que muestren que sus servicios públicos y negocios fomentan estilos de vida saludables para las personas con diabetes y aquellos en riesgo.

Les villes mises au défi de sensibiliser au diabète

Les villes du monde entier auront bientôt l’opportunité de devenir officiellement « sensibilisées au diabète ». Pour ce faire, elles devront prouver que leurs services publics et entreprises encouragent un mode de vie plus sain pour les personnes atteintes de diabète ou à risque de le développer.

Diabetes Centers of Excellence

This event features a tour of Joslin Diabetes Center, a Pre-Conference workshop hosted by Harvard Medical and key-note presentations by representatives from Cincinnati Children's Hospital.

For full agenda and registration details, contact: Angela Hamilton; (+1-414)221-1700 ext.125

Conference website

Wed, 04/09/2014 to Fri, 04/11/2014

Diabetes Preventing the Preventables 2014

Diabetes Preventing the Preventables (DPP) Forum is an annual medical conference organized by Asia Diabetes Foundation and co-organized by The Chinese University of Hong Kong - Prince of Wales Hospital - International Diabetes Federation Centre of Education.

The objectives of DPP Forum 2014 are:

Fri, 05/23/2014 to Sun, 05/25/2014

KIDS Diabetes Information Pack

The IDF Kids and Diabetes in School (KiDS) Information Pack for School has been divided into four distinct sections:

  • Section 1: School staff
  • Section 2: Parents of a child with diabetes
  • Section 3: Parents generally
  • Section 4: Children

Parliamentarians for Diabetes Global Network