IDF-WPR Congress 2014: The definitive medical forum in the Western Pacific Region on the care, prevention and treatment of diabetes.
Hosted by the Diabetic Society of Singapore, the 10th International Diabetes Federation-Western Pacific Region (IDF-WPF) Congress 2014 will be held from 21 to 24 November in Singapore.
The continuing battle against diabetes requires an alliance of people with diabetes, healthcare professionals, scientists and policy makers. As a federation comprising 28 diabetes-related societies and associations in Asia Pacific, the IDF-WPR Congress is the leading platform for learning and cooperation in the field of diabetes in the region.
The 10th IDF-WPR Congress 2014 will be jointly held with the 6th Asian Association for the Study of Diabetes (AASD) Meeting. The AASD comprises of academic societies, associations and members from East and Southeast Asia, and the AASD meeting is held annually, with the aim to improve levels of clinical and basic research on diabetes in the region.
Do not miss the opportunity to hear from the highly influential speakers from around the world.
Key topics in 10th IDF-WPR / AASD Congress 2014:
•Bariatric Surgery: Why, When and Which for the Asian Phenotype
•Economic Evaluations in Diabetes Care
•Exercise Management in Diabetes
•Integrating Genomics and Metabolomics to Understand Diabetes Etiology
•Is Islet Transplantation still Cure for Type 1 Diabetes?
•Maternal and Fetal Outcomes in Diabetic Pregnancy
•Novel Phramcotherapies in Diabetic Retinopathy
•Nuclear Hormone Receptors and Metabolic Regulation