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ADIPS Annual Scientific Meeting 2019 - Sydney

The Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society Ltd (ADIPS) Annual Scientific Meeting in 2019 will be held in Sydney, Australia from 23-25 August.  The meeting will be held directly after the ADS/ADEA Annual Scientific Meeting which will be at the International Convention Centrre in Sydney.  The venue for ADIPS is still to be confirmed.

 

Save the Dates - 23-25 August 2019

 

Further information will be available soon on the ASM Meeting website

 

www.adipsasm.org

 

Or contact the ADIPS Secretariat at admin@adips.org.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ADIPS Annual Scientific Meeting - 24-26 August 2018, Adelaide Convention Centre, SA

The organising committee thank all who attended the ADIPS ASM in Adelaide from 24-26 August 2018.

Contact:

ASN Events Pty Ltd
Level 1, 9/397 Smith Street
Fitzroy, VIC 3065 Australia
Tel: +61 3 8658 9530
Fax: +61 3 8658 9531  
Email: kb@asnevents.net.au

 

ADIPS Limited Annual General Meeting 2019

The ADIPS Limited Annual General Meeting will be held on Saturday 24 August 2019 in Sydney.  Further details will be available shortly. All ADIPS Ltd members welcome.

 

ADIPS ASM Grants and Awards 2019

Graz Clock Award

For the best oral presentation overall at the Annual Scientific Meeting presented by an ADIPS member. Must be a financial ADIPS member prior to presenting.  No application required as all eligible presenters will be assessed and considered.
Value : A$600

The Emerging Investigator Award

For the best oral presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting by an advanced trainee, or a person enrolled for a higher degree (Honours, Masters, PhD, MD, FRACP) or any other presenter who could reasonably be considered “junior” or emerging. i.e. not an established investigator. Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to closing date for applications. In addition to submitting the abstract, applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor as attachments to the ADIPS Secretariat toadmin@adips.org by 28 June 2019. The recipient can also receive a travel grant. If this person wins the Graz Clock award, the Emerging Investigator award is given to the next best emerging investigator. Prior winners are ineligible for this award.
Value : A$600

Allied Health Presentation Award

For the best oral presentation given at the Annual Scientific Meeting by an allied health professional. Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to closing date for applications. In addition to submitting the abstract, applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor as attachments to the ADIPS Secretariat toadmin@adips.org by 28 June 2019.
Value : A$500

Outstanding Poster Award

For the best poster presentation given at the Annual Scientific Meeting. Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to the closing date for applications. In addition to submitting the abstract, applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor as attachments to the ADIPS Secretariat toadmin@adips.org by 28 June 2019.
Value : A$500

Travel Grants

A number of Travel Grants (up to five) will be awarded to emerging investigators who have an abstract accepted for presentation at the Annual Scientific Meeting of ADIPS. The number and size of grants will be determined according to the number and suitability of applications and the funds available. Must be a financial member of ADIPS prior to closing date for applications. Applicant must be an advanced trainee or a person enrolled for a higher degree or a junior as described above (Honours, Masters, PhD, MD, FRACP). In addition to submitting the abstract, the applicant should email a brief CV and a supporting letter from his/her supervisor as attachments to the ADIPS Secretariat to admin@adips.org by 28 June 2019. Applications will be prioritised using abstract review scores.
Value : Up to A$500 each grant at the Board’s discretion.

 

ADIPS‐Novo Nordisk Research Grants

These grants are an encouragement award in the field of Diabetes in Pregnancy. It may be suitable for a pilot study but it is not intended to fund large‐scale projects or salaries. Priority will be given to new investigators, novel submissions and proposals, which are not additional studies within existing funded projects. Priority will also be given to diabetes educators, midwives, dieticians, and other allied health professionals. Only grants deemed by the council subcommittee to be of sufficient standard will be funded. It is expected that the project will be completed within 1 year and the successful applicant should undertake to present the findings at the ADIPS Annual Scientific Meeting in the following 1‐2 years. Applicants must be a financial ADIPS member prior to closing date for applications.

This research grants available are for:

  • Scientific Research
  • Clinical Research
  • Education Research

Submissions should be of no more than 2 pages. They must indicate:

Title / Investigators / Institutions and Contact / Grant Category / Project Details / Significance of the Project

In addition, the following questions need to the answered:

  • Is this proposal a component or sub-study of a larger project with existing funding or where funding from another body has been sought?
  • Name of the administering body

Value : A$6,000 each grant. At the councils discretion two grants can be given to one category.

Grant applications should be sent via email to: Suzie Neylon, Executive Officer at sneylon@adips.org

Closing Date of Applications: No open yet for 2019

 

The ADIPS Board gratefully acknowledge Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals in supporting these valuable research grants.

 

The successful applicants will be announced at the ADIPS Annual Scientific Meeting during the Awards session at the conclusion of the meeting.

To apply for the following awards and grants (Graz Clock Prize, Emerging Investigator Award, Allied Health Presentation Award and Travel Grants) please select the appropriate box during the abstract submission process when submitting your abstract for the ADIPS ASM via the meeting registration system.