Welcome note

We are pleased to warmly invite you to participate in the 8th D-Cure Symposium entitled "Cross Talk and Innovation in Diabetes" as well as to the 4th satellite trainees meeting for post-doctoral fellows and advanced PhD students in Beer-Sheva.

The symposium will take place at the Daniel Hotel, Herzeliya, Israel, on May 2, 2018. Sessions will include lectures by leading speakers from Israel and abroad, covering both basic research and its clinical relevance to diabetes therapy, as well as lectures and posters selected from submitted abstracts. 
Confirmed speakers include Ron Kahn (Boston, USA), Jens Bruening, (Cologne, Germany), Anil Bhushan (California, USA), Miriam Cnop (Brussels, Belgium), Limor Landsman (Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv), Shalev Itzkovitz (Weizmann, Rehovot), Amir Tirosh (Sheba Medical Center, Tel HaShomer) and Dan Mishmar (Ben-Gurion University, Beer Sheva). 

The deadline for abstract submission is March 26, 2018. 

The satellite trainees meeting for post-doctoral fellows and advanced PhD students (2 years or more) will take place at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheba on May 1, 2018.
For further information please contact: Eli Lewis by email (lewis@bgu.ac.il)


Best regards,

The scientific organizing committee

Itamar Raz, Sarah Zangen - Chairs
Limor Landsman, Shulamit Levenberg, Benjamin Glaser, Eli Lewis, Michael Walker and  Ehud Ziv