DZD Diabetes Research School

Online Lecture Series, October 2021

Since the pandemic is not yet completely over, we will host this year's DZD Diabetes Research School once again virtually as an online lecture series.

The lecture series takes place on Tuesday and Thursday afternoon:


Satellite Event Oct. 5: Flyer & Agenda

"Healthcare research - Integrated personalized diabetes management


Scientific lecture series on Oct. 7 | Oct. 12 | Oct. 14: Agenda 


Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance of Metabolic Disorders | Oct. 7

  • Klaus Kästner, University of Pennsylvania, US
  • Valérie Grandjean, Université Côte d'Azur, FR

On the Road to Precision Medicine: Classification of Diabetes Subtypes | Oct. 12

  • Miriam Udler, Harvard Medical School, US 
  • Paul Franks, Novo Nordisk Foundation, DK

Dietary Approaches in Diabetes Therapy | Oct. 14

  • Roy Taylor, Newcastle University, UK 
  • Pam Taub, UC San Diego, US


All participants can apply to present their own work in short lightning talks of 5 min duration presenting briefly and concisely the essence of their research project.

Apply until September 13, 2021 to present your work in a lightning talk at the 9th DZD Diabetes Research School 

The 2020 DZD Diabetes Research School was an interactive online lecture series. Source: DZD
DZD Diabetes Research School 2020

Report on DZD Diabetes Research School 2020

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Previous Schools

2020 Online Lecture Series

2019 Barcelona | 2018 Berlin

2017 Nizza | 2016 München

2015 Stockholm | 2014 Wien

2013 Barcelona

Facts at a glance

October 5 - October 14,
every Tuesday and Thursday 
3:30 - 5.30 p.m. (CEST/UTC+2)

Venue & Services:
Online Lecture Series, free participation

PhD- and medical students as well as postdocs 

Registration LINK

Application deadline for lightning talks:
September 13, 2021

Leonie Herrmann
phone: +49 89 3187 49403

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