Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website:
Dates: May 19 - 20, 2017
Location: Dubai, Dubai , United Arab Emirates
Intended Audience: , ,
Sponsor: Gulf Medical University & Thumbay Hospital
Purpose: Education, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: 12

Topics: Cardiovascular Endocrinology, Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism, Adipose Tissue Appetite and Obestity, Male Reproductive Health and Biology, Bone and Mineral Metabolism, Pediatric Endocrine Practice, General Endocrine Practice, Thyroid, Female Reproductive Health and Biology


It is our pleasure to invite you to 5th Annual Gulf Medical University Conference on Diabetes & Endocrinology organized by the department of Internal Medicine - Thumbay Hospital Ajman, to be held in Dubai on 19th & 20th May , 2017 (venue will be announced soon).

One theme of the 5th conference will be update on Diabetes new era... Changing the Paradigm from Glucose Control to Cardiovascular Protection. The conference will be a fruitful platform to focus on the current evolving researches in this theme.

Obesity being a disease entity will be covered in the obesity session with a year in review on the updated guidelines on the management with the evidence behind pharmacological and nonpharmacological intervention. A special focus will be on the impact of Bariatric surgery on fertility.

Advanced Technologies will feature the latest developments in new insulin analogues and delivery systems, insulin pumps, glucose sensors, artificial pancreas and many more. All other Hot Topics in Diabetes & Endocrinology will be part of the program including medications, update guidelines, and the sessions on Thyroid, Vitamin D, Osteoporosis, Pediatric Endocrinology & Hormone Replacement.

Our conference will be CME accredited and will target the audience from various professional interests in diabetes & endocrinology; including endocrinologists & diabetologist, internist, gynecologists, family physician, general practitioner, nursing staff, pharmacist, and medical students.

A special focus will be for the youth, our new generations, and the medical & pharmacy students to facilitate their participation in our conference.

Not only will this conference enhance your practical and theoretical knowledge, it will provide you with the unique opportunity to network with a wide range of professionals in the field of diabetes and endocrinology and we promise you that our 5th Annual conference will be an enjoyable event both scientifically & socially.

Welcome to our conference in May 2017.

Dr. Mahir Khalil Jallo
Adjunct Clinical Professor & Consultant Endocrinologist
Gulf Medical University & Thumbay Hospital
Head of the Conference Committee

Event Contact

Name: Mahir Jallo
Phone: +971507879619
Fax: +97167464444