15th Meeting of the Mediterranean Group for the Study of Diabetes - Full Programme

31 Ekim 2014

MGSD Congress Istanbul, 7-9/05/2015 Preliminary Scientific Programme

Thursday, May 7, 2015
Timing Presentations Speaker Chairmen
19:20 - 20:15 Opening Ceremony Welcome J. Vassallo (Malta) J. Vassallo (Malta)
MGSD Remit J. Vassallo (Malta), M. Marre (France), Ch. Savona-Ventura (Malta)
Clinical lecture: Glucose variability and diabetic complications A. Ceriello (Italy)
20:15-20:45 General Assembly J. Vassallo (Malta)

Friday, May 8, 2015
Timing Scientific sessions Presentations Speaker Chairmen
8:30-9:45 Cognitive function and diabetes Cognition and diabetes in older individuals: a complex interplay S. Maggi (Italy) Pr Khattab (Egypt) + J. Raposo (Portugal)
Neurodegenerative disorders and diabetes: common underlying impairments N. Lalic (Serbia)
Effect of hypoglycemia on cognitive function S. Amiel (UK)
9:45-10:30 4 Short oral presentations Hippocrates Prize Abstract To be announced C. Atallah(Lebanon) + A. Belhadj (Algeria)
Averroes Prize Abstract To be announced
2 other abstracts of special interest To be announced
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break/Posters
14:00-15:30 International Session Diabetes management: Lessons from around the globe - Brazil J. E. Salles (Brazil) P. Conthe (Spain) + A. Avogaro (Italy)
Diabetes management: Lessons from around the globe - Romania S. Popa (Romania)
Diabetes management: Lessons from around the globe - Romania J. Belkhadir (Morocco)
15:30-16:00 Controversy Intensive risk factors management in diabetic subjects Yes: M. Khattab (Egypt)
No: X. Cos Claramunt (Spain)

Saturday, May 9, 2015
Timing Scientific sessions Presentations Speaker Chairmen
8:30-10:00 Immune system and Diabetes Epidemiology and pathogenesis of complications in diabetes P.H. Groop (Finland) J. Belkhadir (Morocco)+ N. Lalic (Serbia)
Autoimmunity and prevention of type 1 diabetes R. Mallone (France)
Proinflammatory role in type 2 diabetes A. Avogaro (Italy)
10:30-11:00 Coffee Break/Posters
10:30-12:00 Disorders of development and reproduction in diabetes subjects Pediatric diabetology C. Maffeis (Italy) C. Atallah(Lebanon) + A. Belhadj (Algeria)
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome O. Yildiz (Turkey)
Puberty and gender differences A. Kautzky-Willer (Austria)
Fertility and diabetes D. Carvalho (Portugal)
12:00-13:30 Lunch
13:30-14:45 Education Diabetes and Ramadan K. Abdallah (Egypt) Pr Belhadj (Algeria)+ JF Raposo (Portugal)
Education in a resource limited setting J.C. Mbanya (Cameroon)
Pediatric/Adolescent education issues Y. Manios (Greece)
14:45-16:00 Hot topics Polygenic scores and risk of developping type 2 diabetes A. Bonnefond (France) S. Liatis (Greece) + G. Crepaldi (Italy)
The many faces of diabetes T. Tuomi (Finland)
Incretin based therapies: New insights B. Ahren (Sweden)
16:00-16:30 Coffee Break/Posters
16:30-17:15 Controversies Oral glucose lowering agents in gestational diabetes Yes: E. Sobngwi (Cameroon) Ch. Savona Ventura (Malta) + T. Yilmaz (Turkey)
Yes: S. Jambart (Lebanon)
Use of fibrates in diabetes No: J. Raposo (Portugal)
No: A. Vambergue (Lille)

19:00 Closing Ceremony and Farewell dinner Chairmen
Presentation of outgoing and incoming board members J. Vassallo (Malta) + G. Crepaldi (Italy)
Awards Hippocrates Prize
Averroes Prize
Best Educational Material
Farewell dinner