EXCEMED is focusing its efforts on organising a dedicated educational conference for health care professionals involved in the management of diabetes and thyroid disorders, particularly in regions at highest risk. The aims of this conference are to review the most significant achievements of research in the fields, and to share best practice for the clinical management of such diseases.
Fri, 10/10/2014 to Sat, 10/11/2014
Under the motto "Join the blue tide. Move for diabetes", the event will be the final point to the commemorative activities that will develop throughout Spain concerning November 14, World Diabetes Day. The organizers foresee the participation of more than 4.000 people, a new record after the 3.000 who subscribed to the previous edition.
All participants will be able to choose between a 10 kilometer race, with male and female categories and prizes, as well as a 2.5 km walk for all ages. There will also babysitters for infants and children between the ages of 0-12 years.
A programme to Educate Diabetes Educators.
Tue, 09/09/2014 to Tue, 09/30/2014
The Metabolic Syndrome 2014 will focus on:
• The current issues in the hot topics in metabolic syndrome
• Abdominal obesity and its link to cardiometabolic risk, insulin resistance and adipose tissue accumulation
• Related disorders of metabolic syndrome including hypertension, cardiovascular risk, obesity and diabetes
• Complex case studies on managing metabolic syndrome including NAFLD, rheumatoid arthritis and chronic kidney disease
• Exchanging ideas with leading practitioners in the field.
Roller Skating/Blading Marathon for Summer/Autumn 2015 aims to benefit individuals and families affected by diabetes.
RSB4C will raise money through events that will fund programs to assist diabetes patients, provide support for children and parents, and contribute to scientific research on diabetes.
Sun, 08/23/2015 to Sun, 08/30/2015
This event aims to educate people living with diabetes and those who aren’t aware of the severe complications of the disease and how to control it.
This event means to educate people who are indirectly affected (those whom are taking care of patients at home), and those based in rural areas and lack information on the subject.
Fri, 12/12/2014 to Sat, 12/13/2014
At this event we will offer people the chance to learn more about living with diabetes and it's risk factors. It will allow them to meet other people with diabetes and gain support from each other’s experiences. We will also provide free diabetes tests for early detection, and a look into people's health using our Diabetes chart.
We aim to increase awareness of the seriousness of diabetes and emphasis the importance of making healthy choices to prevent diabetes and live happily with life.
This free event is organised as part of the EU-funded project Repair of Diabetic Damage by Stromal Cell Administration (REDDSTAR), and coordinated by Professor Tim O’Brien, Dean of the College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at NUI Galway and Consultant Endocrinologist at Galway University Hospital.
European event dedicated to collaboration, translational research & technology transfer in diabetes. The IDEA Summit aims to: foster academia / industry collaborations, accelerate technology transfers, and share knowledge of best practice for successful collaboration/research projects
Tue, 12/02/2014 to Wed, 12/03/2014