“McGill-Dasman Symposium; Integrated Approach to Diabetes Research and Clinical Translation” was a two-day conference on diabetes research and advanced clinical care targeting physicians, nurses, dieticians, researchers and medical students. This innovative conference was hosted by the Dasman Diabetes Institute in affiliation with the McGill University Health Centre and the Montreal Diabetes Research Centre, and took place on 20th and 21st of May 2012.

Professors from McGill University with expertise in clinical skills education and research presented the latest developments and information on the translation of diabetes research into clinical practice and the management of diabetes and its complications.

The conference highlighted several topics including:

• Clinical Skills
• Translational Research
• Technology
• Research Progress
• Education
• Essential Care
• Obesity
• Insulin Pumps
• Artificial Pancreas

Participants were awarded certificates of attendance with CME accreditation.