Australasian Diabetes Congress 2019 (ADS/ADEA Annual Scientific Meeting); 21-23 August 2019, Sydney, NSW


The Australian Diabetes Society (ADS) and the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) reaffirm their strong partnership as leaders in diabetes education, management and research.

The exciting and innovative program will bring together national and international experts to promote the exchange of the latest clinical practices and cutting edge research in diabetes. State-of-the-Art lectures, free communication sessions and clinical and scientific educational symposia, will all be appreciated by the 2019 attendees.

Dates:

Wednesday 21 August to Friday 23 August 2019

Venue:

International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW

Program:

The 2019 ADC Premliniary Program is currently un-available

Please be advised the 2019 ADS/ADEA ADC will be extended into Friday afternoon. If you are planning to fly home on the Friday, please make suitable flight arrangements to ensure you don't miss the closing plenary session concluding at 3:30pm.

Registration:

Registrations are currently not open for the 2019 ADS/ADEA Australasian Diabetes Congress. Please visit the ADC website at http://www.diabetescongress.com.au/registration/ to register shortly.

Abstract Submission:

Abstract Submission are open for the 2019 ADS/ADEA Australasian Diabetes Congress. ADS categories for abstract submission are Basic Science or Clinical Science. Abstract submissions close on Thursday 2 May 2019. To submit an abstract please vist the ADC website at http://www.diabetescongress.com.au/call-for-abstracts/

ADC Sponsorship:

To make enquiries into sponsoring or exhibiting at the 2019 ADC, please contact Think Business Events at adc@thinkbusinessevents.com.au

ADS GP Education:

Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points are available for GPs that attend certain sessions within the conference. The eligible sessions for 2019 will be made available closer to the time. There will be a form available at the registration desk at the conference for GPs to complete and to then receive the points.

Important 2019 ADC Dates to Remember:

2019 ADS Annual General Meeting

The 2019 ADS Annual General Meeting will be held on Thursday 22 August from 12:15pm to 1:00pm at the International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW. All financial members of the Australian Diabetes Society are welcome to attend the Annual General Meeting.

2019 ADS/ADEA ADC Save the Date Flyer:

Please click on the 2019 ADS/ADEA ADC flyer to download.

Contact:

Think Business Events

Think Business Events
Unit 17, 3 Westside Avenue
Port Melbourne VIC 3207
T +61 (0)3 9417 1350
F +61 (0)3 8610 2170
E: adc@thinkbusinessevents.com.au

Conference Website: 

You can access our Annual Scientific Meeting site at  http://www.diabetescongress.com.au/ or contact Think Business Events on 03 9417 1350 for any further details regarding the ASM.

17th ADS John R Turtle Diabetes CLinical SKills Training Course for Advanced Trainees in Adult Endocrinology

Friday 23 August 2019 - 1:30pm to 5:30pm
International Convention Centre, Sydney, NSW
(Please Note: This Course is by Invitation Only which trainees must register via the ADS website at http://diabetessociety.com.au/grants-ads-turtle.asp to attend and is open for Advanced Trainees in Adult Endocrinology only. Registrations will not be accepted at the time of the ADC).

2019 ADS Australasian Diabetes Congress Awards
A number of awards and grants are available for ADS members attending the ADS/ADEA Australasian Diabetes Congress in Sydney, NSW.

Please ensure that you indicate (tick the appropriate boxes) during the abstract submission process via the ADC website; if you would like to be considered for any of the ADS Awards.

Please see below for all ADS ADC Awards and Grants on offer for 2019:-


ADS POSTER AWARDS

ADS Poster Awards for both Basic Science and Clinical Research will be on offer during the ADS/ADEA Australasian Diabetes Congress in Sydney, NSW. ADS Poster Awards are to the value of A$500 each.

Eligibility is as follows:
1. A financial member of the ADS (Paid subs for 2019)
2. Applicant must be an early career researcher
3. You must be standing by your poster at the time of the poster session
4. Each applicant must provide a supporting statement including one signed by his/her supervisor or department head, indicating that the work presented is substantially the candidate’s own work

To apply: Please click on 'ADS ADC Awards Application Form' and complete the online application form. Please ensure that you have uploaded your supporting documentation. You must tick the box during abstract submission. Please contact Linda Valenzisi from the ADS Secretariat for any further information by email to linda@diabetessociety.com.au

Applications Closing Date: Monday 13 May 2019

ADS ADC Awards Application Form

 

ADS-PINCUS TAFT YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD

The ADS-Pincus Taft Young Investigator Award is to the value of A$2000. The finalists will be categorised into Basic Science and the award will be given to the best oral presentation by a junior ADS member at the ADS/ADEA Australasian Diabetes Congress in Sydney as judged by peer review and a committee appointed by the ADS Council.

Eligibility is as follows:

1. A financial member of the ADS for 12 months at the time of application
(Member must have joined as an approved member of ADS from May 2018 and Paid subs for 2019)
2. Applicant must not be more than 2 years beyond the award of a doctoral degree (PhD, MD) or fellowship (FRACP)
3. Each applicant must provide a supporting statement including one signed by his/her supervisor or department head, indicating that the work presented is substantially the candidate’s own work
4. Previous winners of this award are in-eligible to apply
5. Finalist applicants must present work of abstract submitted for the conference; if not they will be in-eligible to receive the award

6-8 applicants will be selected from abstracts to present in the ADS-Pincus Taft Young Investigators Session.

To apply: Please click on 'ADS ADC Awards Application Form' and complete the online application form. Please ensure that you have uploaded your supporting documentation. You must tick the box during abstract submission. Please contact Linda Valenzisi from the ADS Secretariat for any further information by email to linda@diabetessociety.com.au

Applications Closing Date: Monday 13 May 2019

 

ADS PRESIDENT'S YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD

The ADS President's Young Investigator Award is to the value of A$2000. The finalists will be categorised into Clinical Research and the award will be given to the best oral presentation by a junior ADS member at the ADS/ADEA Australasian Diabetes Congress in Sydney as judged by peer review and a committee appointed by the ADS Council.

Eligibility is as follows:

1. A financial member of the ADS for 12 months at the time of application
(Member must have joined as an approved member of ADS from May 2018 and Paid subs for 2019)
2. Applicant must not be more than 2 years beyond the award of a doctoral degree (PhD, MD) or fellowship (FRACP)
3. Each applicant must provide a supporting statement including one signed by his/her supervisor or department head, indicating that the work presented is substantially the candidate’s own work
4. Previous winners of this award are in-eligible to apply
5. Finalist applicants must present work of abstract submitted for the conference; if not they will be in-eligible to receive the award

6-8 applicants will be selected from abstracts to present in ADS Presidents Young Investigators Session.

To apply: Please click on 'ADS ADC Awards Application Form' and complete the online application form. Please ensure that you have uploaded your supporting documentation. You must tick the box during abstract submission. Please contact Linda Valenzisi from the ADS Secretariat for any further information by email to linda@diabetessociety.com.au

Applications Closing Date: Monday 13 May 2019

ADS ADC Awards Application Form