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The IDF 2019 scientific programme will will deliver 160 hours of scientific sessions, 300 speakers and 1000 posters, over 3 and a half days. With innovative and interactive sessions, the programme will provide top quality presentations from high-level speakers. Spreading knowledge to healthcare professionals in all fields of diabetes and at all experience levels, IDF 2019 will improve healthcare practice and enhance the lives of people with diabetes.
Download advance programme here.
The IDF Congress 2019 will be accepting abstracts on topics falling under the programme streams.
Abstract submission opens of 4 February and closes on 19 April. To view the abstract submission guidelines, please view the advance programme above.
The IDF 2019 programme is comprised of 8 streams:
- Basic and Translational Science
- Clinical and Therapeutic Research
- Diabetes and Women
- Diabetes Complications and Comorbidities
- Diabetes in Society and Culture
- Education and Integrated Care
- Epidemiology and Public Health
- Living with Diabetes
Stream descriptions and learning objectives
Chair: Edward J. Boyko, USA
Basic and Translational Science
Stream Lead: Young-Bum Kim, USA
Clinical and Therapeutic Research
Stream Lead: Raimund Weitgasser, Austria
Diabetes and Women
Stream Lead: Ronald Ma. Hong Kong, China
Diabetes Complications and Comorbidities
Stream Lead: Adel El Sayed, Egypt
Diabetes in Society and Culture
Stream Lead: Kun-Ho Yoon, Korea
Education and Integrated Care
Stream Lead: Sue McLaughlin, USA
Epidemiology and Public Health
Stream Lead: Anthony Hanley, Canada
Living with Diabetes
Stream Lead: Renza Scibilia, Australia