EAEDA Endo Summit 2023: A Confluence of Knowledge and Innovation
The EAEDA Endo Summit 2023, by the Egyptian Association of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Atherosclerosis, surpassed all expectations and left participants feeling elated. Held from 13th to 15th September at Golden Jewel Alexandria, this conference brought together leading 8+ international speakers, distinguished healthcare professionals, researchers, and experts in the field. The summit offered a thought-provoking and educative platform, covering a wide range of topics related to endocrinology, diabetes, and atherosclerosis. We will delve deeper into the unparalleled enrichment of knowledge and highlight the unexpected success that left everyone jubilant.
“I am deeply honored to be present at the inauguration of the 28th EAEDA conference. The remarkable achievements we celebrate today are a testament to the unwavering dedication of Professor Fahmy Emara”, quoted Prof. Talaa Abdel Atty, Conference President
Renowned international speakers shared their expertise and insights, contributing to the comprehensive knowledge exchange at the event. With their diverse perspectives and experience, these speakers addressed cutting-edge advancements and emerging trends in the field, providing attendees with a global understanding of endocrinology, diabetes, and atherosclerosis. The American Association of Continuing Medical Education® designates this medical education activity for a maximum of 25.75 hours in the Category 1 credit of the Association’s Designation.
2K+ physical and virtual attendees consisting of healthcare professionals, researchers, and experts, were highly engaged and eager to absorb the vast knowledge imparted by the speakers. Their attentiveness and active participation contributed to vibrant discussions, fostering a fertile ground for collaborative learning and the exchange of ideas.
Prof. Amira Tahio, Professional Trainer & Programs Designer, Ministry of Health and Population expressing her feelings about the conferences “I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude to the distinguished members of the EAEDA board for extending this wonderful opportunity to me to address all of you today at this prestigious conference. As a representative of the Ministry of Health, it is paramount for us to actively participate in events such as this diabetes conference. We are dedicated to delivering a multitude of services to patients across our nation. Notably, we have initiated a total of 13 presidential initiatives, with a significant focus on diabetes care. Out of these initiatives, seven are directly dedicated to enhancing diabetes management and research. It is my sincere pleasure to join you all at the EAEDA Endo Summit”.
The EAEDA Endo Summit 2023 offered an extensive array of subjects and sessions that catered to the diverse interests and concerns within the field. The summit left no stone unturned in covering various aspects of diabetes, ranging from its historical development to future research directions. Attendees gained valuable insights into the epidemiology, management, and prevention of diabetes. Furthermore, the sessions addressed critical areas such as type 2 diabetes in children, male hypogonadism, and the interplay between diabetes and other diseases, shedding new light on these topics. In recognition of the unique challenges faced by women in the realm of endocrine disorders, a dedicated session on women’s health was conducted. Experts shared the latest information on hormonal conditions affecting women, discussed contemporary management strategies, and explored emerging treatments focused on improving women’s health outcomes.
The summit recognized the transformative role of technology in diabetes management. Attendees were introduced to the latest devices and digital solutions aimed at enhancing glycemic control and empowering patients. From continuous glucose monitoring systems to advances in insulin delivery, the discussions on diabetes technology ignited enthusiasm and sparked innovative ideas among the attendees.
Enlightening Workshops for Endocrine Professionals: Recognizing the importance of practical skills and up-to-date knowledge, the summit incorporated interactive workshops. These sessions offered invaluable insights into patient counseling techniques, enabling attendees to develop enhanced communication skills and optimize patient outcomes. Additionally, workshops on obesity management provided attendees with evidence-based approaches to tackle this pressing public health issue.
“Since 1997, we have witnessed a consistent growth in the annual conference attendance, reflecting the increasing strength and vitality of this event. This year, a significant portion of our sessions is dedicated to practical aspects, including the management, examination, and clinical approach to cases. I extend my sincere gratitude to all of you for your valued and tireless contributions to make this possible”, stated Prof. Magdy Helmy Magalaa, Conference Vice President
Panel Discussions Empowering Nurses by acknowledging the critical role nurses play in diabetes care, a dedicated panel discussion titled “What Should Nurses Know?” addressed specific concerns and challenges encountered by nursing professionals in diabetes management. Discussions encompassed best practices, specialized patient education, and the integration of diabetes care with other specialties.
This eminent gathering celebrated the remarkable achievements of researchers in the field. With abstract presentations being a significant highlight of the summit, researchers had the opportunity to share their groundbreaking findings and engage in enlightening discussions. Notable abstracts included the results of a meta-analysis examining mortality among diabetic patients and the correlation between parathyroid adenoma and multiple osteolytic bone lesions. These research presentations broadened attendees’ horizons, facilitated networking, and opened doors for potential collaborations, further enriching the conference atmosphere.
The Endo Summit 2023 undoubtedly exceeded expectations, providing a remarkable platform for the exchange of knowledge, fostering innovation, and forging connections among healthcare professionals, researchers, and experts in endocrinology, diabetes, and atherosclerosis. The presence of inspiring international speakers engaged attendees. The wealth of knowledge imparted during the event left participants enlightened, empowered, and excited about the future advancements within the field.