15th Annual Rachmiel Levine Diabetes and Obesity Symposium

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website: http://www.levinesymposium.com
Dates: March 1 - 4, 2015
Location: San Diego , CA , United States
Intended Audience: , , ,
Sponsor: City of Hope
Purpose: Education, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: 29.75

Topics: Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism


15th Annual Rachmiel Levine Diabetes and Obesity Symposium

Organized by the City of Hope’s Diabetes Research Center
Sunday, March 1 – Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Paradise Point Resort & Spa, San Diego, CA

Cosponsored by the Endocrine Society, the 15th Annual Rachmiel Levine Diabetes and Obesity Symposium will offer presentations from over 55 experts in diabetes, islet cell biology, and regenerative medicine to a diverse audience of clinical and translational scientists, trialists, and practitioners from across the world. Sessions include discussions on new biomarkers and drug targets, epigenetics, obesity and inflammation, live debates, beta-cell function, islet cell reprogramming, and much more. As a CME-accreditor, the City of Hope designates this live activity for a maximum of 29.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Program Highlights

For the full program, visit levinesymposium.com.

Sunday, March 1
Session 1: Diabetic Complications: New Biomarkers and Drug Targets
Session 2: Personalized Medicine in Future Diabetes Care
Plenary Lecture: Type 1 Diabetes: Adults vs. Kids

Monday, March 2

Session 1: Epigenetics of Diabetes
Session 2: Obesity and Inflammation
Session 3: Metabolism and Inflammation
Debate: Can Adult Human Beta Cells Proliferate?
Plenary Lecture: Overview Talk - 30 Year History of the DCCT

Tuesday, March 3

Session 1: Lessons from Human Insulinoma for Beta Cell Regeneration
Session 2: Novel Molecules that Induce Human Beta Cell Replication
Session 3: Reprogramming Islet Cells to Beta Cells
Session 4: The Stressful Life of the Diabetic Cells
Debate: Virus? What Virus?

Wednesday, March 4

Session 1: Type 1 Diabetes Biomarkers
Session 2: Diabetes Technology Updates
Session 3: Novel Approaches to Understanding and Treating Hypoglycemia
Plenary Lecture: Outcomes from the CIT Trial


Members/Nonmembers: $575
In-Training/Early Career/Nurses: $375
One-day: $275

Discounted registration is available for ENDO 2015 attendees.

Event Contact

Name: Program Coordinator
Email: levinesymposium@coh.org
Phone: (800) 679-4673