Earlier this year, Omar Mustafa was part of a team of diabetes specialists joining 19 participants with type 1 diabetes in climbing Mt Kilimanjaro.
The JDRF are looking for diabetologists to join the team in 2015.
If you are interested please fill in this application form: Application form for HCPs 2015.doc
This workshop is designed for registrars and new consultants with an interest in research and audit. It is packed with interesting and relevant topics aimed at publishing and developing projects and delivered by high quality speakers. This meeting is sponsored by Janssen and is free! Accommodation is provided as well however spaces are limited so register now to avoid disappointment and take advantage of this amazing opportunity.
Date: Friday 12th December - Saturday 13th December, Radisson Blu Hotel, London
Course flyer here
Website and registration at www.skillslabdiabetes.co.uk
This is a Royal Society of Medicine meeting open to all members of the team involved in the care of diabetes during pregnancy. The main aims include presenting latest information in order to achieve better outcomes in pregnant patients with diabetes and discussing the diabetes in pregnancy audit.
Date: 17th November 2014
Venue: Royal Society of Medicine, London
Registration closes 12th November 2014
ATDG is an annual meeting for adipose tissue, obesity and diabetes researchers based in the UK, ranging from PhD students to PIs to clinician scientists, working on different types of research from molecular biology to clinical studies. They have a great line up of internationally-renowned speakers who will be delivering talks on a diverse range of topics.
This year's meeting will be held at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, on the 15th of December 2014
For more details including how to register see here.
Are you interested in clinical research in diabetes that makes a difference to patient care?
Do you wish to work in a productive and happy diabetes research unit? If so, then read on for details of an interesting and exciting post!
Have you diagnosed a case of MODY? Would you know what clues to look out for? Have you seen a case of MODY? Were you confident in managing their care? The world-leading centre on the management of MODY and other monogenic diabetes is holding a two day symposium at the University of Exeter Medical School on Wednesday 11th – Thursday 12th February 2015. For more details, click here. To register, click here.
Applications are invited for the post of Consultant in Endocrinology to join a team of eight Consultants, in the Department of Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism based at Hull Royal Infirmary.
This post is for pure clinical endocrinology. There is no expectation for the successful applicant to undertake outpatient Diabetes.
Closing date: 5th August 2014
Interview date: 11th September 2014
Diabetologists and psychiatrists better together
Fri 5th Dec 2014, ORTUS Learning Centre, South London and the Maudsley NHS Trust
Nearly every category of ICD 10 psychiatric disorder is associated with diabetes. People with diabetes and mental health problems have a significantly greater risk of diabetes-related complications and mortality.
YDEF are pleased to report that former committee member Paul Grant's paper on the YDEF Training Survey 2014 has been published in the British Journal of Diabetes & Vascular Disease.
We believe the ABCD National Diabetes Consultant Mentorship Programme (NDCMP) will be of interest and of value to you.
The NDCMP is a national initiative providing mentorship for newly-appointed consultants in diabetes and endocrinology. The purpose of the NDCMP is to support the development of consultants in diabetes and endocrinology for the future benefit of themselves and, thereby, our speciality and our patients.
Diabetes UK are launching an exciting national programme of Living with Diabetes Days, and want YOU to get involved and help.
The ever popular Society for Endocrinology Clinical Update course returns for its 2014 outing.
Covering all main areas of the specialty curriculum, this course is highly recommended for those considering the Specialty Certificate Exam but also to any registrar or consultant wanting to update their knowledge.
The programme is organised in recurrent three-year cycles, with the 2014 course the 2nd of the cycle, ensuring that trainees and newly qualified consultants can start their attendance in any given year and are able to cover all topics within three years. The training programme is structured through lectures and interactive small-group workshops that focus on discussing best clinical practice based on day-to-day case scenarios. This structure creates an excellent atmosphere that provides an effective forum for networking with peers and established endocrinologists.
Course date: 3rd-5th November 2014 at Manchester, UK
Deadline for reduced early bird rate: 1st October 2014
Deadline for submitting cases: 14th September 2014
For more details click here
Here is a course designed to provide practical tips for NHS consultants (and SpRs) to get involved in clinical research. Our aim is to cut through all the jargon and give you a solid grounding on what you need to establish yourself as a successful principal investigator for collaborative studies.
The British Society of Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes is holding its 42nd meeting on the 12-14th November 2014 at the Guildhall, Winchester. You can submit your abstract online at www.bsped.org.uk/meetings/BSPED2014/abstracts.aspx; deadline is the 15th July.
Registration and programme details can be found via the Society's website: www.bsped.org.uk/meetings/BSPED2014