June 5 - 9, 2009, New Orleans, Louisiana
The Scientific Sessions are held in June each year and provide an opportunity for members of the diabetes community from around the world to participate in the largest annual research and clinical meeting on diabetes. Sessions focus on the latest information in the areas of basic and clinical research and on the application of this information to clinical practice.
69th Scientific Sessions Webcasts
Complimentary access to meeting webcasts, offering synchronized audio with slides of lectures from the 2009 meeting, is available online.
Obtain CE/CME Credit
The online continuing education evaluation for the 69th Scientific Sessions closed on July 31st, 2009. To obtain your certificate, please email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include your name and email address in your message.
Abstracts selected for the 69th Scientific Sessions are available to be viewed online. The searchable database includes the Oral, Poster, and Published Only abstracts. You may search the abstracts by their presentation number, keyword, author name, or category. Late Breaking Abstracts are available in the Late Breaking Abstracts Handout.
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Late Breaking Abstracts Handout (PDF)
The official daily newspaper of the 69th Scientific Sessions, Diabetes Dispatch, is available online. Read all the news from the world's greatest annual research and clinical meeting on diabetes.
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View Meeting Photos Online
Photographs from the official photographer of the 69th Scientific Sessions are available online. View photos and purchase high quality prints for as little as $7.00.
**Photo reprints are for your personal use only. Photo prints that appear on the Web site are copyrighted by the ADA and cannot be used for any publication or commercial purpose without permission. If you are seeking permission to publish a photo, please contact Germaine Schaefer, Director of Convention Operations.
To view and order photos online, click here.
5K@ADA - Results
Hundreds of runners and walkers participated in the 5K@ADA Fun Run/Walk, sponsored by Novo Nordisk, Inc. Adam Wende was the first to complete the scenic, five-kilometer course in a time of 17:37, and Marie Grunnegaard was the top female finisher at 20:29. Maura Marchiori was the first walker to cross the finish line with a time of 27:04, followed by the top male walker Ralph Eccles with a time of 30:50.Full results and photo/video galleries are available here. In all, nearly 1,500 attendees registered for the event.
Previous Scientific Sessions
Looking for news about previous meetings? For information and webcasts from previous Scientific Sessions, please access the meeting archive.