ASPED - ISPAD Diabetes Academy

Dear Colleagues,

It gives us a great pleasure to announce the 7th ASPED-ISPAD Diabetes Academy which will be held in Abu Dhabi-United Arab Emirates on 5th -7 th of November 2023.

The course is a collaboration between ASPED and ISPAD. It is aimed for Paediatricians who have completed basic Pediatric training and are currently working in the field of Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes at the level of fellows, specialists, or junior consultants.

The academy will be held over three days and will have a structured curriculum covering all the relevant topics for Paediatric Diabetes. It will be in the form of interactive lectures, case presentations, research project presentation and small group discussions.

  • Applications should include a completed application form, and  a case report or research project to be presented in the academy.
  • Applications must be submitted by webpage exclusively.
  • All applications will be reviewed by ASPED-ISPAD Diabetes course steering committee and successful applicants will be notified of their acceptance.
  • Application deadline is 29 September 2023.

Who can apply?

Applications will be considered from practitioners in Arab countries and should be ASPED members. If you are not member and would like to apply for the academy, please write to the above e mail address for guidance on obtaining membership. Fair distribution of spaces will be spread over different countries with a consideration to the number of applications from each country.

Travel and accommodation

Registration, accommodation at the academy venue, meals, and visa charges (if applicable) will be provided. Applicants will be awarded a travel allowance reimbursement, according to the itinerary in a fixed budget for an economy class flight  between 300 to 500 US$.

ASPED – ISPAD Diabetes Academy Organizers