DZD Diabetes Research School in Berlin, Sep 29 - Oct 1, 2018

The 6th DZD Diabetes Research School will take place in Berlin.

The School's speakers list includes renowned diabetes scientists who will give exiting insights of the current translational diabetes research.
Attendees of the DZD Diabetes Research School will again have the opportunity to present their own research during poster sessions. The scientific chair of the DZD NEXT Training & Education Program will make a selection among the submitted abstracts.

Invited Speakers

  • Serge Luquet, University of Paris, France
    Metabolic and Hedonic Control of Feeding
  • Hindrik Mulder, University of Lund, Sweden
    Melatonin signaling and type 2 diabetes - from risk variant to disease mechanism
  • Emmanuel van Obberghen, University of Nice, France
    Noncoding RNAs in glucose metabolism: role of their misexpression in type 2 diabetes
  • Catherine Postic, University of Paris, France
    Role of the transcription factor Chrebp in hepatic glucose sensing
  • Gerald Shulman, University of Yale, USA
    The New Biology of Type 2 Diabetes
  • Allan Vaag, Astra Zeneca
    Developmental Programming of Type 2 Diabetes
  • Morris White, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Insulin signaling in health and disease

The School will be chaired by members of the DZD executive board.

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Facts at a glance

Sept 29-Oct 1, 2018


Kaiserin Friedrich Haus
Robert-Koch-Platz 7
10115 Berlin

PhD- and medical students as well as postdocs up to 35 years of age

Registration includes free participation at DRS18 as well as free accommodation in double rooms (Sep 29-Oct 2).

Application deadline:
July 25, 2018

Notification of your acceptance:
August 3, 2018

Social program: 

Julia Menrath
phone: +49 89 3187 49403

Katrin Weber

phone: +49 89 3187 4718