Obesity and type 2 diabetes – understanding the role of ethnicity
Date: September 11–12, 2019. Time: 09.00–16.00.
Venue: Väven conference, Storgatan 46 A, Umeå, Sweden.
Leading researchers in the field will present an up to date view on obesity and type 2 diabetes from varying perspectives and different geographical/ethnic populations, including the role of genetics and interactions between genes and the environment. Specific geographical/ethnic populations to be discussed include Australia, Sub-Saharan Africa, African Americans and Pima Indians in the US, East Asia, Greenland, and African migrants in Europe.
More information: The Swedish Society of Medicine, email@example.com, +46 (0) 8 440 88 96.
Program and registration – click here.