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17th World Congress Insulin Resistance Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease

Los Angeles, CA
Dec. 5, 2019 to Dec. 7, 2019
Hilton Universal City
Dec 1 to Dec 7
Abstract Deadline: 
Nov 22


The World Congress on Insulin Resistance, Diabetes & Cardiovascular Disease (WCIRDC), now in its 17th year, is a unique and exciting multidisciplinary program. The Congress is the premiere global meeting dedicated to diabetes, obesity, lipids, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and energy balance, linking basic research to clinical practice. This educational initiative is designed for cardiologists, endocrinologists, gastroenterologists, oncologists, internists, diabetologists, OBGYNs, pediatricians, dietitians, nurse practitioners, pharmacists, and any other health care professionals who are interested in insulin resistance, diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease, and multiple metabolic mechanisms’ effects on health and society, as well as on potential treatment and prevention.

Hilton Universal City
555 Universal Hollywood Dr.
Universal City, CA 91608

Course Directors 

Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, FNLA, MACE
Chair & Program Director, 16th Annual WCIRDC
Medical Director & Principal Investigator, Metabolic Institute of America 
Chair & Founder, International Committee for Insulin Resistance
Chair & Founder, International Lipid Forum
Tarzana, California