The ASPED-ESPE school is aimed at paediatricians who have completed their basic paediatric training and who are currently either established in, or intending to develop, a career in paediatric endocrinology and diabetes. The school is open to physicians practicing in the Arab countries.

The previous ASPED-ESPE school was held in Dubai, UAE from 31 October - 3 November 2018. 

Information regarding the 2019 ASPED-ESPE school will become available in the new year.

What to expect

  • Interactive lectures given by the teaching faculty
  • Case presentations by each student
  • Presentation of student research projects
  • Critical evaluation of selected publications
  • Small group teaching: Student and teachers clinical case and research project presentations

How to apply

Applications should include:
  • Application form
  • Photo
  • Letter of recommendation from the Head of Department
Applications should be sent by email to the ASPED-ESPE School Steering Committee:

Applications will be assessed by ESPE-ASPED school steering committee and successful applicants will be notified of their acceptance within 2-3 weeks of the deadline.
No application will be considered after the deadline

Participants who apply for membership for the year immediately following their attendance at a school will be entitled to one year's free ESPE membership. Please note that this does not apply to existing ESPE members.

The ASPED-ESPE School is supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk/Gulf.