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60th Annual Meeting

EASD 2024

9 - 13 September 2024 in Madrid, Spain

EFSD welcomes applications for the following diabetes research programmes

(Please click the arrow to the right or left to see the programme outlines)

EFSD / Novo Nordisk Foundation Future Leaders Award Programme

Application deadline: 18 March 2024

This award programme aims to Identify outstanding clinical and basic scientists in European diabetes research at a critical stage in their career. Support them in their transition to a tenured academic appointment in diabetes research in Europe and foster their development into the leaders of tomorrow.


EFSD and Sanofi European Diabetes Research Programme on Autoimmunity in Type 1 Diabetes

Application deadline: 2 May 2024

This programme on autoimmunity in type 1 diabetes is intended to stimulate and accelerate European research aimed at improving understanding of any aspect of autoimmunity in type 1 diabetes, its pathogenesis, screening and monitoring, its clinical course and its interventions. Grants are offered for basic and clinical studies.


EFSD / Boehringer Ingelheim European Research Programme on "Multi-System Challenges in Diabetes"

Application deadline: 27 May 2024

Programme to encourage innovative basic and clinical projects aimed at advancing current knowledge in the inter-organ crosstalk and related pathophysiology in diabetes, obesity and cardiometabolic disease as well as assessing the adaptation and impact of guidelines directed medical care in management of diabetes, obesity and cardiometabolic disease.


EFSD Albert Renold Travel Fellowship Programme

Application deadline: 17 June 2024

Fellowships to enable scientists and clinicians to travel and stay at other institutions in order to learn specific techniques or clinical skills required for the advancement of their diabetes research project and not available at their home institution.


EFSD and Japan Diabetes Society (JDS) Reciprocal Travel Research Fellowship Programme

Application deadline: 1 July 2024

Fellowship Programme to encourage collaborative research in the field of diabetes. Applications for Fellowships may be accepted from any single, non-profit institution or group of affiliated institutions from Europe, associated countries and from Japan.


We are hiring!

We are looking for a qualified and motivated individual with job experience and enthusiasm who would like to join our team as an Executive Assistant to take on tasks related to the EASD Executive Board.

An exciting task and a great team to work with awaits you!


Open Call for EASD Guideline Development Panel on Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) in Type 2 Diabetes

We invite applications from EASD members to join the Guideline Development Panel (GDP) for the upcoming guideline on CGM in type 2 diabetes

Join the GDP and engage in the complete guideline development process, from scoping the clinical questions to final review and potential future updates. This is a great opportunity for professional development, networking within the EASD community and a chance to impact the field of diabetes care.

Please submit your applications to info@easd.org by 18 March 2024.

We look forward to the potential collaboration towards shaping the future of diabetes care.


EASD members are invited to submit their 2024 prize nominations

Nominate your favourite candidates for EASD's six prestigious major prizes. Do not miss the opportunity to give a valued colleague the recognition they deserve for contributions to diabetes research!


Register now for the next EASD Early Career Academy Journal Club on 7 March 2024 at 5pm CET

The metabolomic signature of weight loss and remission in the Diabetes Remission Clinical Trial (DiRECT)

Laura Corbin from the University of Bristol, UK will present her research findings after analysing baseline and 12-month samples from the DiRECT study with both untargeted MS and targeted 1H-NMR spectroscopy to characterize the impact of weight loss and type 2 diabetes remission at the level of the metabolome.


Call for nominations for EASD Honorary Membership 2024

EASD invites its members to submit the name of an individual for consideration of lifetime Honorary Membership 2024 to honour distinguished members who have made relevant and substantial contributions to the field of diabetes.


EASD Early Career Academy Mentorship Programme

10 Mentorships of each 1,000 Euro available - Application deadline on 14 April 2024

The Mentorship Programme aims to bring together junior clinicians or researchers with established mentors to accelerate the development and career of the mentee, and to develop their network in the diabetes field.

Apply now

Important Notice: EASD e-Learning Platform Update

We have a new web address! Find our online courses on diabetes care, management, and prevention at easd-elearning.eu.

Due to technical issues, the old platform is no longer operational. Please note that the new site currently offers limited functionality. You can view features and courses for informational purposes, but user profiles, progress tracking, and certificate downloads are temporarily unavailable.

We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding. We're actively working to restore full functionality and enhance your learning experience. Thank you for your patience.

For questions, contact us at info@easd.org.

Diabetes Community Pledge for the European Parliament Elections 2024

The European Diabetes Forum (EUDF) asks you to pledge your support for the 32 million people living with diabetes in the European Union and their families. Together, we can ensure people with diabetes in Europe live longer and more fulfilling lives, avoid preventable costs and strengthen the resilience and sustainability of health systems. 

The Diabetes Community Pledge has been developed by a broad coalition of organisations working in the field of diabetes and supporting people with diabetes ahead of the June 2024 European parliamentary elections.

The Pledge contains 15 concrete policy recommendations addressed to the European Union and to Member States to improve the lives of People with Diabetes and those at risk.

Sign the Pledge

Learn more

EASD TV interviews and video highlights from EASD 2023

The award lectures were again a highlight of the EASD Annual Meeting. What a great pleasure to listen to so many outstanding researchers.

Do you want to learn more about the awardees and their contributions to diabetes research?

Watch the EASD TV interviews and video highlights now on our YouTube playlist and stay tuned for more.


The European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes (EFSD) was created by EASD to provide funding in all areas of diabetes research across the entire European Region. The aims of EFSD are to encourage and support groundbreaking diabetes research and to promote the next generation of leading diabetes researchers.


Diabetologia is the Journal of the EASD and publishes original clinical, translational and experimental research within the field of diabetes. We are interested in papers that convey new information or insight into any aspect of the condition, ranging from basic science to clinical applications.