Registration for ISPAD Annual Conference 2013 is now open

The registration for ISPAD Annual Conference 2013 is now open.

The Conference will take place in Gothenburg, Sweden, 16th - 19th October 2013. You can register now and pay "Early Registration" fee.

Click the link and find out the Registration Deadlines.

ISPAD Prizes and Fellowships 2013

Dear friends!

Very soon the registration for the annual ISPAD meeting will open. This is first of all, time for registration and abstract submission. But time is as well upon us to consider candidates for the 2013 ISPAD Prizes, made possible again by Eli Lilly and Company, LifeScan, Medtronic and NovoNordisk within their DAWN TM Youth Program.

Research Course for Physicians, Lodz, Poland, November 2012

The first Sanofi ISPAD Research Course for Physicians was held in Lodz, Poland on November 15-21 2012.  Professor Wojciech MÅ‚ynarski and his colleagues welcomed 16 students from 11 countries while the faculty comprised 7 lecturers from Poland, Marian Rewers, Tim Barrett and Kenneth Robertson representing ISPAD and Dragana Milo representing Sanofi Aventis.

Presidents Blog

We would like to encourage you to read ISPAD Presidents Blog.

Stephen Greene wrote his opinions about ISPAD main aim: advocacy in childhood and adolescent diabetes in conjunction with new proposition - ISPAD Declaration of Kwa Zulu. Click this link if you want to read this post. The newest post is called 'History and insulin: what lessons can be learnt?'

Pediatric Diabetes Recommends

Pediatric Diabetes is our - ISPAD - official journal. Pediatric Diabetes is a journal, published eight times a year, devoted to disseminate of new knowledge relating to the epidemiology, etiology, pathogenesis, management, complications and prevention of diabetes in childhood and adolescence. The aim of the journal is to become the vehicle for international dissemination of research and practice relating to diabetes in children and adolescents.

ISPAD Declaration of Kwa Zulu

ISPAD Declaration of Kwa Zulu

Declaration of ISPAD: from Kos to Kwa Zulu

In 1993, on the Greek island of Kos, at the Annual Meeting of ISPAD a declaration of intent on how to support and serve young people with diabetes was agreed. This was published in 1994 in Pediatrics (Bruno Weber, Stuart Brink 1994; 94; A26). The details of the declaration were as follows:

Apply to Science Schools 2013!

Apply to Science School for Physicians and for Science School for Health Professionals in year 2013!

If your physician, you can apply to Science School for Physicians, which will take place in Sydney, Australia, 22 - 26 July 2013.

If you want to read more about Science School for Physicians 2013, click this link.

38th ISPAD Annual Meeting in Istanbul - Report

38th Annual Meeting of ISPAD, October 10th – 13th, 2012 (Istanbul, Turkey)
Short Report by Ragnar Hanas, former Secretary General

9th ISPAD Science School for Health Professionals in Istanbul, Turkey

It has become a tradition for dietitians, nurses, psychologists and social workers to meet before the annual ISPAD meeting to attend the ISPAD Science School for Health Professionals (SSHP). This is an international 3-day workshop providing some understanding of cutting-edge research methodologies in pediatric diabetes.