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Diabetes & Obesity Research in BC
September 26 - 27, 2018Free
The BC Diabetes Research Network is excited to announce registration is now open for UBCO Diabetes Research Day 2018. Join us September 26 & 27 at the UBC Okanagan campus in Kelowna, British Columbia for the latest discoveries in the field of diabetes research with a focus on prevention. This exciting two-day event will enable BC diabetes research faculty and trainees to network, collaborate, and most importantly, present their work. We encourage you to submit abstracts for a poster presentation and/or a short 8-minute talk (previously delivered talks and student proposals welcome).
Dietary Interventions and Mechanisms
Complications and Special Populations
Behaviour Change Interventions
Dr. Scott Lear, PhD, FAHA
“An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure”
Professor, Faculty of Health Science, Simon Fraser University Pfizer/Heart Chair in Cardiovascular Pfizer/Heart and Stroke Foundation Chair in Cardiovascular Prevention Research at St. Paul’s Hospital
Visit our website: www.diabetesBC.ca to register fand submit an abstract for a poster or deliver an 8-minute presentation.
Abstract submission deadline: August 29, 2018
Registration deadline: September 12, 2018
The BC Diabetes Research Network will provide group transportation and accommodations in Kelowna for Vancouver-based research teams.
UBCO Research Day Planning Committee: Angela Devlin, Bruce Verchere, Jonathan Little, Mary Jung & Meg Hughes
Contact: Meg Hughes, BC Diabetes Research Network Manager (firstname.lastname@example.org)