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The 83rd Scientific Sessions is Headed to San Diego, CA!

We’re gearing up for the 83rd Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association® (ADA) in San Diego, CA, June 23–26, 2023 at the San Diego Convention Center.

The Scientific Sessions Planning Committee is developing a challenging and exciting program that reaches across diverse disciplines to present topics of relevance to diabetes care and treatment.

Visit our website see the latest updates as they become available.

Call for Abstracts

Abstract submission for the 83rd Scientific Sessions is now open!

The committee encourages submissions that are innovative, challenge current treatment paradigms, and represent the latest advances in basic, clinical, and translational science. This is your opportunity to shape the scientific program and ensure that the most relevant topics are presented at next year’s meeting.

View the Abstract Submission Guidelines. Submissions will be accepted until Monday, January 9, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. ET.

Submit Your Research

Abstract Travel Grants: Young Investigator Travel Grants, in the amount of $1,000 USD each, will be awarded to a limited number of authors of abstracts that have been accepted for oral or poster presentation at the 83rd Scientific Sessions. Travel Grant applications will be sent to presenting authors at the time of abstract acceptance notification in mid-March.

ADA Professional Membership Groups offer Abstract Awards for Accepted Abstracts Attention ADA members, a number of Professional Membership Groups are offering abstract awards for abstracts accepted for presentation at the 83rd Scientific Sessions. Submit your abstracts today for consideration. If your abstract is accepted for presentation at the meeting, you will be notified about applicable award opportunities.

Scientific Sessions Portal for Abstracts

This time-saving system eliminates the process of re-entering contact information and disclosures for authors listed on more than one abstract. All abstract authors are responsible for entering their information into the Portal once per meeting.

Don’t wait until the last minute! Those who plan to be a co-author on an abstract submission should complete the disclosure process now.

View step-by-step Portal instructions.

Abstract submitters must first finalize their disclosure record to gain access to the abstract submission site.

Registration and Housing

Registration and housing open in January 2023. Hotel reservations will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserve early to get your first-choice hotel. Also, register early to take advantage of the discounted early bird rate.

Become a member or renew your membership now to be eligible for discounted member registration rates. In order to qualify for the member rate, your Medicine & Science or Health Care & Education membership must be active through June 30, 2023 at the time of meeting registration.

CMRBe aware!

There are companies claiming to offer registration and housing services for the ADA’s Scientific Sessions, which are not affiliated with the ADA and do not offer any services on our behalf. You may receive emails or phone calls from these companies urging you to book hotel rooms or register. Registration and housing should only be accessed from and reserved through the ADA’s official registration and housing provider, Convention Management Resources (CMR) and ADA Internationals Group Department (ADA-IGD). If you do not see this logo on the website, they are not our official provider!

If you are contacted by any agency other than CMR or ADA-IGD, please immediately notify CMR.

Making Diabetes Technology Work Self-Assessment Program

Earn three continuing education (CE) credits at no charge. Complete the self-assessment program for the ADA’s Making Diabetes Technology Work program. Assess your knowledge of existing and emerging diabetes management technologies to help patients reach their A1C targets.

Register today.

Making Diabetes Technology Work Program

Adding technology to our diabetes care toolbox will improve the quality of life of our patients with diabetes.

Earn up to 6.75 CE credits for free.

Register Today

The Making Diabetes Technology Work program is supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Abbott Diabetes Care.

The ADA’s Clinical Update Conference 2023

The ADA is excited to announce its 2023 Clinical Update Conference (CUC) on February 10–12, 2023 at the Westin Tampa Waterside Hotel (and virtually). This format ensures an exceptional in-person learning experience in addition to enabling worldwide virtual participation. Consistent with ADA-quality professional education, we have assembled an esteemed interdisciplinary professional planning committee.

The CUC will be our first look at implementation of the new Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes—2023. All sessions will include practical, clinical guidance for the latest standards and newest evidence. This conference is designed for health care professionals that provide clinical care and education for people with diabetes, physicians, advanced practice providers (physician assistants, nurse practitioners), nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, certified diabetes care and education specialists, mental health professionals, and others will benefit from this professional education conference. Cutting-edge information will be provided in an evidence-based, case-based, interactive learning environment.

Registration will open in November. Learn more.


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