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ISPAD NEWS No. XI / December 2013
Dear ISPAD Members & Friends,

It's time for a new issue of your ISPAD NEWS to provide you with an update on current ISPAD activities

If you would like to comment on any of the newsletter articles, or to suggest possible future topics, please send us an email or get in touch with us through the ISPAD website. Your feedback is much appreciated!


ISPAD 2013 - A President's View

The 39th Annual Conference of the International Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes took place from 16 – 19 October 2013 in Gothenburg, Sweden.

The conference was a great success and saw a record number of participants attend - 1458 in total!

In total 78 countries were represented at ISPAD 2013, and participants were able to experience in 5 Plenary Sessions, 20 Symposia (including Satellite Symposia),  29 Poster Tours and 9 Oral Sessions! 

Please click here to read more about the conference in the words of the ISPAD President, Stephen Greene.
ISPAD 2013 - Conference Photos

A selection of photos from ISPAD's 39th Annual Conference is now available online on the conference website. Please click here to view all of the conference highlights!

ISPAD 2014 - 40th Anniversary Conference - Toronto, Canada

We are all looking forward meeting you at the next Annual Conference, which will be taking place in Toronto, Canada from 03 - 06 September 2014!

Online registration as well as the online abstract submission system will be available in mid-January 2014.

For more information about key deadlines, can be found on the conference website - click here for more details!

ISPAD - 14th Annual ISPAD Research School for Physicians

Boston, USA, April 6-11, 2014

Applications are due by December 20, 2013. Please ensure that you have your application prepared and sumbitted by this deadline.

Please see
here for more information.
PETCA/PETCWA Tutoring in Africa

We still have some slots for tutors for the two African Pediatric Endocrinology/Diabetes Training Centers in Lagos and Nairobi.

This great experience includes a stay of 2 weeks in one of the centers and teach highly motivated endocrinology and diabetes fellows. Tutors should be ISPAD members, having attended at least one ISPAD Annual Conference.

2014: June, August/September
2015: January, June and November

2014: February
2015: February, July and September

If you’re interested, please send an email with your CV to:

Nairobi - Ragnar Hanas
Lagos - Carine de Beaufort

ISPAD @ Social Media

Would you like to learn more about ISPAD and follow the latest diabetes as well as society news?

Become a fan of ISPAD @ facebook

Follow ISPAD @ twitter

Upcoming Events & Dates to remember

ISPAD Science School
for Physicians
 ISPAD Annual Conference 2014
40th Anniversary

Date: April 6-11, 2014
Location: Boston, United States

For detailed information about the program and contact person please click

Date: September 3-6, 2014
Location: Toronoto, Canada

For detailed information please click here.
ISPAD Annual Events Calendar
These events and more can also be found in the ISPAD event calendar on the ISPAD website.

here for the ISPAD Event Calender
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