14th ISPAD Research School for Physicians

Boston, USA, April 6-11, 2014

Dear ISPAD members and trainees,

It is my pleasure to announce application for the 2014 ISPAD Research School for Physicians, sponsored by Sanofi. I am most pleased to be the convener of this annual program and to announce that this intensive week of research training will take place at the Joslin Diabetes Center and Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts.

Changing Diabetes in Children - Training Manual

In collaboration with ISPAD, Novo Nordisk has developed a training manual specific to the diagnosis, treatment and organising of diabetes care for children in developing countries. The manual is available in English and French. It is the objective of the Changing Diabetes in Children programme and of this new training manual to improve the treatment of children and adolescents living with diabetes in developing countries.

COPES Spring Newsletter 2008

The Presidents and Secretaries of the existing pediatric endocrine societies established in 1989 a Communication Office of the Pediatric Endocrine Societies (COPES). The biannual newsletter publishes information on the meetings of the affiliated societies and other meetings of interest to pediatric endocrinology and diabetology.

Chapter 5: Diabetes education

Peter GF Swift. Published in Pediatric Diabetes 2009(Suppl 12);10:51-57.

Chapter 4b: Management of cystic fibrosis-related diabetes

Stephen MP O'Riordan, Paul D Robinson, Kim C Donaghue and Antoinette Moran. Published in Pediatric Diabetes 2009(Suppl 12);10:43-50.

Chapter 4: Monogenic diabetes

Andrew Hattersley, Jan Bruining, Julian Shield, Pal Njolstad, Kim Donaghue. Published in Pediatric Diabetes 2009(Suppl 12);10:33-42.

Chapter 3: Type 2 diabetes

Arlan L Rosenbloom, Janet H Silverstein, Shin Amimeya, Phil Zeitler, Georgeanna J. Klingensmith. Published in Pediatric Diabetes 2009(Suppl 12);10:17-32.