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ISPAD NEWS No. VIII / September 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!



The International Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes will be represented at this year's 9th Joint Meeting of Paediatric Endocrinology (ESPE) taking place at the Milano Convention Centre, September 19 - 22, 2013.

Visit the ISPAD booth (2E) at the exhibition ground and learn more about ISPAD or meet other ISPAD members!

The exhibition opening hours are:
Thursday 19 September 09:45 – 20:00
Friday 20 September 08:30 – 18:00
Saturday 21 September 08:30 – 17:15

ISPAD is looking forward to meeting you in Milano!

ISPAD 2013 - Conference Deadlines

With October fast approaching, we would like to remind you about the next key, upcoming conference deadlines.
For further information, please click on the highlighted texts below.

Pre-Registration Deadline for ISPAD 2013 and the Recognition Dinner*
October 11, 2013

*After the pre-registration deadline, registrations are only possible on-site and will be subjected to an on-site handling fee of 50 EUR. For any registration payments made after October 11, 2013 an additional 50 EUR will be charged.

ISPAD - Nominations Advisory Board, President and Secretary General

ISPAD - Nominations Advisory Board, President and Secretary General

The following five candidates have been nominated for the ISPAD Advisory Board 2013-2015. Three of physicians and one HCP should be selected for the Advisory Board.

Robert Hermann (MD), Hungary
Sabine Hofer (MD), Austria
Andrea Scaramuzza (MD), Italy
Sheridan Waldron (HCP), UK
Jamie Wood (MD), USA

The following three candidates have been nominated for the office of President of ISPAD 2014-2016.

Kim Donaghue (Professor), Australia
Ragnar Hanas (MD, PhD), Sweden
Joseph Wolfsdorf (Professor), USA

For the office of Secretary General of ISPAD 2014-2016 the following candidate has been nominated

Carine de Beaufort (MD, PhD), Luxembourg

For further information, please click on the highlighted names.

The election will take place in
October, during the 39th Annual Conferene of ISPAD in Gothenburg, Sweden.

For more information
click here or contact us!
ISPAD e-Voting

ISPAD is introducing e-Voting to allow all members to participate in the election for the ISPAD Advisory Board (2013 - 2015), ISPAD President (2014 - 2016) and the Secretary General (2014 - 2016).

E-Voting will be available in the member area of the
ISPAD homepage from October 1, 2013 onwards.

More details will follow closer to the election.

15th Annual ISPAD Research School for Physicians

We are pleased to invite pediatric endocrinology/diabetes fellows and early pediatric endocrinology/diabetes faculty from around the globe to attend the 14th Annual ISPAD Research School for Physicians, sponsored by Sanofi Aventis.

The Research School will take place in Boston, Massachusetts, April 7-11, 2014. Lori Laffel MD MPH will convene the meeting, which will take place at the Joslin Diabetes Center

More information about how to apply will be included in the next edition of the ISPAD NEWS.
Upcoming Events & Dates to remember

ISPAD Science School
for Healthcare Professionals 2013
39th Annual Conference of ISPAD

Date: October 13-15, 2013
Location: Gothenburg, Sweden

For detailed information about the program and contact person please click

Date: October 16-19, 2013
Gothenburg, Sweden

More details about program, speakers, registration and the entire conference background, can be found

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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