June 21 - 25, 2013, McCormick Place Convention Center (West Building), Chicago, IL
More than 14,000 top scientists, physicians and other health care professionals from around the world gather each year at the American Diabetes Association's Scientific Sessions to share cutting-edge research, treatment recommendations and advances toward a cure for diabetes. Keep your readers, viewers and listeners informed of the advances made in fighting this disease that affects nearly 26 million children and adults in the United States, contributes to the deaths of over 230,000 Americans each year. The American Diabetes Association estimates that the total cost of diagnosed diabetes in the U.S. is over $174 billion; further published studies suggest that when additional costs for gestational diabetes, prediabetes, and undiagnosed diabetes are included, the total diabetes-related costs in the U.S. exceeds $218 billion.
The American Diabetes Association provides complimentary access to its Scientific Sessions and Exhibit Floor to credentialed members of the media, including print, broadcast and online media. Media representatives welcome to attend include reporters, writers, photographers and videographers. For these media, the Association provides a staffed News Room, featuring traditional amenities, including phone/fax/modem lines, computers with internet access, daily breakfast and lunch, and other related services.
Credentialed members of the media may register to attend the Association's Scientific Sessions, but are required to provide ADA staff with a copy of press credentials and letter of assignment prior to being confirmed as registered.
Qualified media outlets must be represented by editorial staff, not advertising or marketing staff. Publishers will not be considered part of the editorial staff. Media registration is limited to 2 individuals per outlet.
Registration is open for Press/Media to submit a request for complimentary registration.
For any questions, please contact Angela Murray at firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Tamara at email@example.com.