Clinical Diabetes Research – Cutting-edge Approaches and Technologies


Organiser:     Associate Professor Morten Hasselstrøm Jensen, email: mhj@hst.aau.dk

                       Professor Peter Vestergaard, email: p.vestergaard@rn.dk

                       MD Johan Røikjer, email: j.roeikjaer@rn.dk


This symposium about Clinical Diabetes Research is a 2-day course focusing on cutting-edge technologies and novel approaches in diabetes research. The course will include lectures by leading experts of the fields. Moreover, the first day will include a poster session, where the students are presenting their current preliminary results and receive feedback from the senior researchers providing the lectures. The first day will likewise include a networking lunch to strengthen future diabetes research in North Denmark. The second day will include a workshop, where the student can get hands-on with some of the novel technologies presented at the seminar.


The content of the course is:

·         Diabetes Technologies

·         Diabetic Neuropathy

·         The Diabetic Foot

·         Diabetic Bone Disease including Risk of Falls and Fracture

·         Diabetic Nephropathy



Links to scientific articles distributed in Moodle by the different lecturers in due time before the course.



Approved abstract of international research quality.



The student will be evaluated individually through the compulsory poster presentation.


Notes to course: Justification of the ECTS points include that it is a requirement that the student creates and submits an abstract of international research quality, prepare a poster (or an oral presentation) for the symposium and present at the poster or oral session. Furthermore, scientific articles are pre-read for the course.


ECTS:             1.5

Date:              27-28 October 2022

Place:             Hotel Hvide Hus, Vesterbro 2, 9000 Aalborg

Zip code:       9000

City:               Aalborg

Number of seats: 30

Deadline:      14 October 2022