Symposium “Diabetes – a Threat to Mankind”

Symposium 2013

“Diabetes – a Threat to Mankind” in Helsinki on 7-8 June 2013

The symposium Diabetes – a Threat to Mankind was held in Helsinki on 7-8 June 2013.


The agenda for the two day symposium consisted of award winning key note speakers in the field of type 1 and type 2 diabetes, diabetic nephropathy and retinopathy, peripheral and autonomic neuropathy, and macrovascular disease.

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Total of 39 posters were presented at the symposium from which 3 best ones were awarded.  The awarded researchers in order

1. Dinesh Selvarajah
2. Francesco Sambo
3. Federica Barutta


Folkhälsan Inst of Genetics
Folkhälsan Research Center
Biomedicum Helsinki
Haartmaninkatu 8
FI-00290 Helsinki

Helsinki Univ Central Hospital
Dept of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
PL 700
FI-00029 HUS

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