2nd Diabetes, Obesity & Cardiovascular Diseases International Symposium
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It is with great pleasure that we invite you to join us at the 2nd Diabetes, Obesity & Cardiovascular Diseases International Symposium (DOCS 2019) taking place on April 26 & 27, 2019 at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi in Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Matthew Kroh, MD
Symposium Chair

Program Topics
  • Obesity
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Preventive Strategies
  • Multi-disciplinary Therapeutic Approaches
Target Audience
  • Primary Care Physicians
  • Internists
  • Gastroenterologists
  • Psychologists
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Medical Trainees
  • Hematology/Oncology
  • Wellness
  • Endocrinologists
  • Cardiologists
  • Bariatric Surgeons
  • Psychiatrists
  • Nurses
  • Dieticians
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Women’s Health
Learning Objectives
  • Discuss Appropriate Management of Patients with Type 2 Diabetes and Obesity
  • Engage Spectrum of Health care Practitioners in Learning about Recent Advances in the Pathophysiology of Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Cardiovascular Diseases, & Metabolic Syndrome
  • Identify Preventive Strategies
  • Review Therapeutic Approaches in Multi-Disciplinary Platform
CME Accreditation

The Digestive Disease Institute 3rd International Symposium and Diabetes, Obesity & Cardiovascular Diseases International Symposium, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 25/04/201927/04/2019 has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) with 15 European CME credits (ECMEC®s). Each medical specialist should claim only those hours of credit that he/ she actually spent in the educational activity.”

“Through an agreement between the Union Européenne des Médecins Spécialistes and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert EACCME® credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Information on the process to convert EACCME® credit to AMA credit can be found at ( See the link ).

“Live educational activities, occurring outside of Canada, recognised by the UEMS-EACCME® for ECMEC®s are deemed to be Accredited Group Learning Activities (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.”

Each participant can only receive the number of credits he/she is entitled to according to his/her actual participation at the event once he/ she has completed the feedback form.