UBC Okanagan Diabetes Research Day 2019

UBC Okanagan Diabetes Research Day 2019

Hotel Eldorado
Kelowna, British Columbia
JUNE 19-20, 2019

Join diabetes researchers from across British Columbia for this provincial diabetes research meeting. This meeting invites researchers to present their research with a focus on diabetes prevention and translational diabetes research.

Attendees are encouraged to submit an abstract to deliver an oral presentation or present a poster.

Registration Instructions
All attendees are asked to register for this event.
Abstract Submission Instructions:
To submit an abstract to deliver an oral presentation or a poster, complete the registration form and follow the prompts to upload your abstract as a Word document.

Download abstract template for guidance. Abstract Template

Abstract submission deadline: June 5, 2019

Meeting Agenda:

Day 1: June 19, 2019

13:30 – 14:00 Arrivals & Registration

14:00 – 17:00  Meeting commences: Scientific Seminar Session 1 & 2

17:00 – 18:00 Keynote Presentation: Tom Warshawski, MD (This session is open to the public -Registration is required)

18:00 – 19:00 Break

18:30 Poster Set Up

19:00 – 21:00 pm Poster Session & Reception*

*The Poster Session and Reception is for academic faculty and trainees- Registration is required.


Day 2: June 20, 2019

8:00 – 8:30 Arrivals & Registration

8:30 – 9:30 Keynote Presentation: Gillian Booth, MD, MSc

9:30-12:15 Scientific Seminar Sessions 3 & 4

12:15-13:00 Networking Lunch

13:00 Meeting concludes


Registration Form

Registration is now open.