CDA/CSEM Professional Conference and Annual Meetings
October 26 – 29, 2016 at the Shaw Convention Centre
Join the Canadian Diabetes Association and the Canadian Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism as we come together for the 19th Annual Professional Conference and Annual Meetings in Ottawa, Ontario at Shaw Convention Centre from October 26 – 29, 2016.
This year’s Professional Conference promises to be one of the best! Included will be symposia, workshops, lectures, meet-the-professor sessions, oral and poster abstract presentations, exhibits and co-developed sessions.
We are pleased to announce our plenary speakers for 2016.
On Thursday, Dr. Ralph DeFronzo (San Antonio,Texas) will speak on the “Clinical and Physiological Perspectives on Type 2 Diabetes”.
On Friday, Dr. Peter Senior (Edmonton, AB) will present “The Current Landscape of Type 1 Diabetes Management and its Future Prospects”.
The CSEM Dr. Henry Friesen Plenary Lecture on Saturday will feature Dr. Karel Pacak (Bethesda, Md) speaking on “Pheochromocytomas / Paraganglioma Syndromes”.
Our 2016 Isabel Lockerbie Speaker is Dr. Edward Damiano, Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Boston University. Dr. Damiano and his engineering team, along with industrial collaborators in the medical device industry, built the first fully integrated biohormonal bionic pancreas that does not rely upon smart phone technology.
We look forward to seeing you in Ottawa!