7th Meeting of the EASD Study Group on the Genetics of Diabetes [EASD-SGGD]
7th Meeting of the EASD Study Group on the Genetics of Diabetes [EASD-SGGD]

EASD-SGGD Meeting in Prague 2019

Thursday May 16

 

12.00 – 13.30 Lunch in the poster area
13.30 – 13.45 Welcome and opening
   

13.45 – 15.15 Session 1
  Genetics of Type 1 diabetes
  Chair
13.45 – 14.15 Flemming Pociot (Copenhagen, Denmark) - Genetics of beta-cell dysfunction during T1D development
14.15 – 14.45 Per H Groop (Helsinki, Finland) - The Genetic Landscape of Renal Complications in Type 1 Diabetes
14.45 – 15.15  Matthew Johnson (Exeter, UK) - Monogenic forms of autoimmune diabetes; challenges and opportunities

 

15.15 – 16.15 Poster session 1
  Coffee/ Tea Break

 

16.15 – 18.15 Session 2
  Personalized medicine form a genetic perspective
  Chair
16.15 – 16.45 Torben Hansen (Copenhagen, Denmark) - Precision medicine in isolated populations – lessons from Greenland
16.45 – 17.15 Ewan Pearson (Dundee, UK) - Pharmacogenomics in diabetes mellitus: insights into drug action and drug discovery
17.15 – 18.15 Oral Presentations
  Chair
OP1-OP4 (á 15 minutes)

 

19.30 Dinner (restaurant Profesni Dum)

 

Friday May 17

 

9.00 – 11.00 Session 3
  Monogenic diabetes
  Chair
9.00 – 9.30 Andrew Hattersley (Exeter, UK) - New genes and new insights in monogenic diabetes
9.30  – 10.00 Lise Bjørkhaug Gundersen (Bergen, Norway) - Significance of functional studies of HNF-coding gene variants for diabetes classification
10.00 – 11.00 Oral Presentations
Chair  
OP5-OP8 (á 15 minutes)

 

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee/ Tea Break

 

11.30 – 13.00 Oral Presentations
  Chair
OP9-OP14 (á 15 minutes)

 

13.00 – 14.30 Lunch and Poster session 2

 

14.30 – 16.30 Session 4
  Different subgroups in Diabetes
  Chair
14.30 – 15.00 Emma Ahlqvist (Malmö, Sweden) – Clinical and genetic subtypes of diabetes
15.00 – 15.30 Amelie Bonnefond (Lille, France) - Towards the genetic continuum between common type 2 diabetes and monogenic diabetes
15.30 – 16.30 Oral Presentations
  Chair
OP15-OP18 (á 15 minutes)

 

16.30 – 17.00 Coffee/ Tea Break

 

17.00 – 18.00 Session 5
  Microbioma in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes
  Chair
17.00 – 17.30 Ondřej Cinek (Prague, Czech Republic) - Microbiota components and the development of type 1 diabetes - bacteria, viruses, and beyond
17.30 – 18.00 Oluf Pedersen (Copenhagen, Denmark) - The intestinal microbiota and human metabolism

 

19.30 Dinner (restaurant Mlynec)

 

Saturday May 18

 

9.00 – 11.00 Session 5
  Metabolism and Obesity I. (OMICS)
  Chair
9.00 – 9.30 Roderick C Slieker (Leiden, the Netherlands) - Multiple omics in relation to progression of type 2 diabetes
9.30 – 10.00 Jan-Wilhelm Kornfeld (Köln, Germany; Odense, Denmark) - Regulation of metabolism by long noncoding RNAs
10.00 – 11.00 Oral Presentations
  Chair
OP19-OP22 (á 15 minutes)

 

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee/ Tea Break

 

11.30 – 13.00 Session 6
  Metabolism and Obesity II.
  Chair
11.30 – 12.30  Oral Presentations
OP22-OP26 (á 15 minutes)
12.30 – 13.00 Ruth Loos (New York, USA) -  Genes that make you fat, but keep you healthy
13.00 – 13.15 Best poster and oral presentation Award ceremony*
  Chair
   
Best poster presentation award
Best oral presentation award
*mandatory for winners to be present

 

13.15 – 13.30 EASD Meeting ending
13.30 Lunch

 

LOOKING FORWARD TO

MEETING YOU IN PRAGUE
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