26th -27th November 2014, Excel, London
Last chance to register for this general medicine conference in conjunction with ABCD!
Update your clinical knowledge and top up your CPD via the 14 stream conference programme on Acute and General Medicine. Gain up to 12 CPD points accredited by the Royal College of Physicians and broaden your acute and general medicine skills.
Book for the special rate of £199+VAT (full price £299+VAT) using discount code YDEF.
A very exciting and recommended job oppportunity for all those interested! A post funded by ABCD with a chance to work with Dr. REJ Ryder [Consultant Diabetologist, Clinical Lead for Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD) Nationwide Audits of New Diabetes Therapies; Chief Investigator for the REVISE-Diabesity, ABCD endobarrier study]
Application deadline: 5pm 24th November 2014
Interview date: 9th December 2014
The Royal Society of Medicine are hosting a one-day symposium discussing the most recent advances, trends and management challenges encountered and the solutions adopted in the field of obesity.
For more details go to the RSM website: www.rsm.ac.uk/events/lif02
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!
Are you an early career researcher with an interest in diabetes? Do you have the potential to develop into a leader in the field?
The exciting Innovator in Diabetes (IDia) programme is your chance to expand your knowledge, gain new skills and network with other like-minded researchers. The IDia programme is now open for applications until Monday 26 January 2015.
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
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