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The COVID-19 pandemic has forced the cancellation of local, national and international events in the coming months. The events currently listed here may also be subject to change, postponement or cancellation in due course. Please check with the meeting organisers.


Diabetes Victoria: Supporting research: Melbourne (22 August 2020)

Holmes-Truscott E. Psychological barriers to insulin use among people with type 2 diabetes.

Advanced Practicing Podiatrists – High Risk Foot Group: Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention (LEAP) 2020 conference: Melbourne (2-3 October 2020)

Speight J. Topic: Language in diabetes (title TBC).

NIH / NIDDK Workshop: ‘Obstacles and Barriers to Treatment and Prevention of Impaired Awareness of Hypoglycaemia and Counter-Regulatory Responses in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes’: Maryland (22-23 October 2020)

Speight J. Assessment of Impaired Awareness of Hypoglycaemia in adults with type 1 diabetes.

Danish Diabetes Academy Winter School: Malaga, Spain (November 2020)

Speight J. Language matters – how can scientists/researchers improve their communication with and about people with diabetes? (presentation likely to be delivered via webinar due to COVID-19)

IDF Diabetes Complications Congress: Lisbon, Portugal (3-5 December 2020)

Speight J. The importance of language in education about screening.

International Congress of Behavioural Medicine: Glasgow, Scotland  – postponed to 17-21 July 2022 due to COVID-19 

Lake AJ, Bo A, Hadjiconstantinou M. Challenges and solutions to developing and evaluating health behaviour change interventions for people with younger-onset type 2 diabetes: an international perspective.

NSW Diabetes & Mental Health Professionals Network (webinar, NSW: date TBC)

Hendrieckx C. [Title TBC].