June 13 - 17, 2014, the Moscone Center, San Francisco, California
Save the Date!
Mark your calendars now for the world's foremost meeting on diabetes–The American Diabetes Association's 74th Scientific Sessions. This year's meeting will be held June 13-17, 2014, at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, California.
Late Breaking Abstract Submission Site is Now Open!
The Scientific Sessions Meeting Planning Committee invites you to submit your research to the Late Breaking Abstracts program. The Late Breaking Abstract program allows for subsequent submissions of newly completed research and clinical trials. Visit the Abstracts page to learn more and to submit your research today!
Late Breaking Abstract submissions will only be accepted until 12:00 noon EDT on Monday, March 24, 2014. Extensions will not be granted.
Advance Program is Now Available!
With detailed speaker, topic and schedule information, the Advance Program is your first opportunity to examine the meeting in-depth. View
the Advance Program.
Registration and Housing are Now Open!
Registration and Housing for the 74th Scientific Sessions are now open. Go to the Registration tab to register for the meeting or go to the Hotels tab to make your hotel reservation. Register early to take advantage of the Early Bird rates. Hotel reservations are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserve your room early to get your first choice hotel.
Earn up to 35 Continuing Education Credits
Credit is available for physicians, family physicians, international physicians, podiatric physicians, nurses, pharmacists, psychologists, dietitians, and certified diabetes educators. Certificates of Completion/Attendance will be provided to registered attendees upon completion of the online evaluation.
Presidents Oral Session
This is a session you don't want to miss! We have truly "saved the best for last.” Join us Tuesday morning at 9:45 a.m. for the Presidents Oral Session, featuring key abstracts selected from over 3,000 submissions.The eight presentations will highlight cutting-edge research and innovative advances in both basic and clinical science.
Abstracts currently scheduled for presentation:
LDL-cholesterol Is Not a Good Marker of Cardiovascular Risk in Type 1 Diabetes: Observational Study in 30,778 Patients—A Report from the National Diabetes Register in Sweden
- FTO Genetic Variants, Dietary Intakes, and Adiposity: Results from Over 16,000 Children and Adolescents
- Neighbourhood Walkability and 10-Year Diabetes Incidence among an Urban Cohort
- Depressive Symptoms Predict Mortality in Both Men and Women with Type 1 Diabetes
- Regional Brain Responses to Hypoglycemia in Type 1 Diabetes: Impact of Hypoglycemia Awareness Status
The Glucose Transporter SGLT 2 Is Expressed in Human Pancreatic Alpha Cells and Is Required for Proper Control of Glucagon Secretion in Type 2 Diabetes
Don't miss this opportunity to be a part of one of the most talked about sessions at this year's meeting.
New this year—Earn Continuing Education credit!
Diabetes experts will facilitate informal discussions on clinical and basic science topics. These sessions will be held on Friday at 11:45 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. There is no required sign-up for the sessions; however, space is limited and is available on a first-come, first-served basis. View the list of scheduled presenters and discussion topics currently planned.
San Francisco Giants Diabetes Awareness Day
The San Francisco Giants will join the American Diabetes Association in raising awareness of diabetes and fighting for those affected by the disease by hosting Diabetes Awareness Day. Enjoy a great game of baseball with your colleagues as the San Francisco Giants host the Colorado Rockies on Saturday June 14th at 1:05 p.m. at AT&T Park. A part of the proceeds will be donated to the American Diabetes Association. Purchase
your tickets today!
Important Dates to Remember
Registration and Housing Deadlines
|Last day to register at the Advance Rate
|May 1, 2014
|Last day to cancel meeting registration and receive a partial refund (50% of registration fee)
|May 1, 2014
|Last day to request housing
|May 16, 2014
|Last day to register online
|June 5, 2014
Abstract Submission Deadline
|Late Breaking Abstract submission
|February 3, 2014-March 24, 2014
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73rd Scientific Sessions Peer-Reviewed Highlights
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the official report.