2008 ISPAD Science School for Physicians

The Science School will be hosted by the Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, University of Colorado School of Medicine September 13-19 and is sponsored by Eli Lilly.

Fellows and junior faculty will be able to learn the latest clinical and clinically relevant research topics in a relaxed setting with faculty and students presenting both interesting cases and research plans. Topics to be covered by the faculty include genetics and immunology of type 1 diabetes, epidemiology of diabetes, type 2 diabetes and insulin resistance in children, risk factors for complications, and approaches to clinical translational research. Faculty will be available to provide research advice in didactic sessions and in more informal meetings.

Convener:
Georgeanna Klingensmith
georgeanna.klingensmith@uchsc.edu