Record numbers for scientific meeting

Almost 2,000 people converged on the Melbourne Convention Centre for ADS-ADEA 2014, the three-day Australian Diabetes Society and Australian Diabetes Educators Association Annual Scientific Meeting.

“This year’s conference has been a record-breaker in many respects. We had the highest number of delegates in attendance,” said ADS president Dr Sof Andrikopoulos.

An important addition to the 2014 agenda was the inclusion of consumers among the presenters, said the organisers.

“Consumer-directed care is the new frontier in the management of diabetes. As credentialed