We look forward to welcoming you to the city of Graz, Austria, for the 51st meeting of the DPSG in 2019!
The meeting will take place September 05-08 2019 in the 3.5 – 4 star Hotel Novapark in the Northern part of Graz.
Early bird is before July 15, 2019.
An alternative travel option is to take the bus or train from Vienna airport (bus and train depart directly from the main airport building).
Forms for abstract submission, hotel booking and registration will be available in March 2019.
Deadline for abstract submission has been postponed April 5th, 2019. For further information, see Call for abstracts 2019
Please visit the site for further information on Call for nominations and awards
During the meeting you can use #dpsg2019 when sharing highlights form the meeting on social media. And if you are not attending, you can follow the meeting by using #dpsg2019.
The final programme is now available.
The three keynote lectures at the annual DPSG meeting 2019 will be
o Long term morbidity in women with previous GDM (Ravi Retnakaran, Toronto)
o Treatment with metformin in pregnancy and offspring consequenses (Ezter Vanky, Trondheim)
o Pregnancy in women with previous bariatric surgery - maternal glucose metabolism and fetal growth (Roland Devlieger, Loewen)
The DPSG (Diabetic Pregnancy Study Group, EASD) announces the 15th Joseph Hoet Research Award (JHRA) to be presented on the occasion of the Annual Meeting of the Study Group in Graz, Italy, 5-7 September 2019. Deadline for application is April 1st 2019.
The DPSG Young Investigators Travelling Fellowship is a travel fellowship for Young Investigators in training. The purpose is to enable their attendance at the annual meetings by assisting with travel expenses. The travelling fellowships will be announced and awarded year by year, and are dependent on the financial situation of the DPSG.
The maximum amount for a single award is €400 to cover transportation and accommodation expenses only. Up to 10 awards may be available per competition, dependent upon available funding.
Timeline and Funding
|Application deadline||April 1st , 2019 (consistent with abstract deadline; must be submitted with abstract)|
|Notification of decision||Prior to May 30, 2018|
|Funding per Award||Up to €400|
Applications will be assessed by the DPSG Board of Directors at the time of abstract judging (Late April / Early May).
The young travel award form for the 2019 meeting can be downloaded and printed here.