Date: 22 – 25 November 2018 | Venue: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Malaysia
Abstract Submission Deadline
June 2018

Welcome Message

Dear Colleagues,

"Come join me at the only place where all the colours, flavours, sounds and sights come together - Malaysia Truly Asia.

Let's enhance our knowledge and skills towards transforming diabetes care.

See you in Malaysia. "

Yours sincerely,

Prof. Dato' Dr. Ikram Shah bin Ismail
Chairman of Congress Organizing Committee

About IDF-WPR 2018

The 12th International Diabetes Federation Western Pacific Region Congress (IDF-WPR 2018), concurrently happening with the 10th Scientific Meeting of Asian Association for the Study of Diabetes (AASD), is held in Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), Malaysia, from 22 to 25 November 2018. The congress is jointly organised by Diabetes Malaysia (DM), Malaysian Endocrine & Metabolic Society (MEMS), National Diabetes Institute (NADI) and Malaysian Diabetes Education Society (mdEs). The congress highlights the theme “Enhancing Knowledge & Skills – Transforming Diabetes Care”, focusing on the latest advances in the prevention and treatment of diabetes.
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Registration and Abstract Submission

Early Registration Deadline
July 2018
Abstract Submission Deadline
June 2018

Programme Highlights

  • Presidential Lecture by IDF-WPR Chairman
  • Presidential Lecture by AASD President
  • Yutaka Seino Award and Lecture
  • AASD Award Ceremony, AASD Investigator Award & AASD Travel Award
  • Masato Kasuga Award and Lecture
  • Xioren Pan Award and Lecture
  • Diabetic Foot Workshop
  • 5 Plenary Sessions
  • 20 Lecture Symposia
  • 4 Debates
  • IDF-WPR 2018 Travel Grant
  • Breakfast, High-Tea and Lunch Symposia

Among the Confirmed Speakers Are

  • Prof Dr Juliana Chan (Hong Kong)
  • Prof Dr Ralph DeFronzo (USA)
  • Prof Dr Rury Holman (UK)
  • Prof Kim Donaghue (Australia)
  • Prof Shigeo Kono (Japan)
  • Prof Trisha Dunning (Australia)
  • Dr Daphne Gardner (Singapore)
  • Dr Mohamad Hassanein (UAE)
  • and many more renowned speakers!