International Speakers

The Australian Diabetes Society (ADS) and the Australian Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) are pleased to announce the following invited international speakers ...

* Prof Philip Home - Professor of Diabetes Medicine at Newcastle University, Newcastle on Tyne, UK

* Prof Olle Korsgren - Professor of Cell Transplantation, Uppsala University, Sweden

* Melinda Maryniuk - Director of Clinical Education Programs, Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, USA

* Prof Allan Vaag - Chief Physician and Professor at Rigshospitalet and Copenhagen University, Denmark

* A/Prof Lori Sussel - Columbia University, United States

* Dr Francine Kaufman - Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Global Medical, Clinical & Health Affairs, Medtronic

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    Prof Philip Home

    Professor of Diabetes Medicine at Newcastle University, Newcastle on Tyne, UK

    Professor Philip Home is Professor of Diabetes Medicine at Newcastle University....Read More>>

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    Prof Olle Korsgren

    Professor of Cell Transplantation, Uppsala University, Sweden

    After completing his thesis in 1991, Dr. Korsgren became a Specialist in Clinical Immunology and Senior staff member at the Department of Clinical Immunology, University Hospital, Uppsala in 2001....Read More>>

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    Melinda Maryniuk

    Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, USA

    Melinda Maryniuk, MEd, RD, CDE, FADADirector, Clinical Education Programs, Strategic InitiativesJoslin Diabetes CenterBoston, Massachusetts As Director of Clinical Education Programs for Strategic Initiatives at the Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston, Massachusetts, Ms. Maryniuk oversees the clinical, educational and quality improvement activities......Read More>>

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    Prof Allan Vaag

    Chief Physician and Professor at Rigshospitalet and Copenhagen University, Denmark

    Prof Allan Vaag PhD, DMSc - Chief Physician and Professor at Rigshospitalet and Copenhagen University, Denmark...Read More>>

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    A/Prof Lori Sussel

    Columbia University, United States

    Dr. Lori Sussel is an Associate professor of Genetics and Development at the Naomi Berrie Center at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Sussel received her doctoral degree at Columbia University and performed her postdoctoral training at the University of California,......Read More>>

  • Francine Kaufman

    Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Global Medical, Clinical & Health AffairsFrancine Ratner Kaufman, M.D. was director of the Comprehensive Childhood Diabetes Center, and head of the Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles until 2009......Read More>>