DZD Diabetes Research School
First DZD Diabetes Research School in Barcelona November 2013
The German Center of Diabetes Research (DZD) cordially invites young scientists to join us in a DZD Diabetes Research School designed to increase their knowledge in diverse topics in the field of diabetes. With its unique focus on all aspects of translational research, the DZD is dedicated to educating a new generation of internationally competitive scientists and clinicians in the diabetes field. As part of this mission, the DZD has initiated the DZD Diabetes Research School.

Most important current questions in diabetes
The renowned speakers of the DZD Diabetes Research School will give an introduction to some of the most important current questions in diabetes research. It is a one-day course on November 6, 2013 at the University of Barcelona, Spain, prior to the “XII International Symposium on Insulin Receptors and Insulin Action (IR2013)” that takes place from November 7 to 9, 2013.
All participants of the DZD Diabetes Research School are invited to attend the subsequent symposium and to present their scientific data to some of the leading experts in the field of diabetes research.

International speakers are:
• Domenico Accili, Columbia University, USA
• C. Ronald Kahn, Harvard Medical School, USA
• Emmanuel Van Obberghen, University of Nice, France
• Morris White, Boston Children's Hospital, USA
• Masato Kasuga, Diabetes Research Center, Japan

Application/Registration
For your application please have ready a CV (pdf) and a letter of motivation (pdf). Application is open until July 1st, 2013. Participation and accommodation is free for the chosen applicants to the DZD Diabetes School.

For further information you can visit: www.dzd-ev.de/diabetes-research-school