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EURADIA Symposium 2017: Advancing tools for European diabetes research

Monday, 11 September 2017, 14:30 - 17:00, Minot Hall

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Provisional Programme

Session 1: InterConnect: Global Data for Diabetes and Obesity Research (14:30)

Chair: Nick Wareham, Cambridge, UK

  • Vision for the InterConnect approach – and the contexts for research where federated meta-analysis is the method of choice
  • Results from exemplar projects – and the analytical advantages that have been conferred by the approach
  • The changing landscape for cross-cohort analysis – re-usable resources and wider changes needed to create and sustain change

Session 2: DIAMAP2020 Roadmap for Diabetes Research in Europe (15:30)

Chairs: Chantal Mathieu, Leuven, Belgium and Andrew Boulton, Manchester, UK

  • Vision for DIAMAP2020 – for researchers, for people with diabetes, for funders of research, for healthcare professionals, and for industry            
  • Exemplar roadmap results for Type 1 diabetes
  • Technical explanation of the DIAMAP website and how you can be involved:
    Research activity database, funding database
    Expert research roadmaps
  • How DIAMAP can be used to create and sustain change for diabetes resource at European level

For further information please contact Sarah Hills and Anna Currado under