Worldwide Endocrinology Calendar
2014 Scientific Symposium: Metabolic Origins of Disease Symposium
Meeting Website: http://www.sanfordburnham.org/research/diabetes/2014symposium/Pages/home.aspx
Dates: March 3 - 5, 2014
Location: Orlando, FL , United States
Number of CME Credits Offered: None
The Metabolic Origins of Disease symposium will showcase groundbreaking research into the metabolic basis of a broad spectrum of diseases by 24 internationally renowned scientists. Attendees will have the opportunity to interact with thought leaders who are spearheading efforts to expand our understanding of metabolism. A key focus will be on leveraging newfound insights to develop novel therapeutics and diagnostics targeting a range of diseases for which altered metabolism is an integral feature.
Additional program highlights:
Poster abstracts are invited on basic and translational research pursuits related to metabolism. Deadline for the submission of abstracts is December 1, 2013. There will be a half-day workshop focusing on state-of-the-art approaches to human metabolic phenotyping. The workshop will be held at the nearby Florida Hospital – Sanford-Burnham Translational Research Institute for Metabolism and Diabetes.
The Metabolic Origins of Disease symposium is endorsed by The Endocrine Society.