Global Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes

(GPED)

Suite #334, 3381 Cambie Street

Vancouver BC V5Z 4R3

Canada

info@globalpedendo.org

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Global Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes GPED

Global Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes (GPED) is a non-profit organization established in 2010. GPED aims at improving the care of children presented with endocrine disorders or with diabetes living in low and middle-income countries (LMICs) through public advocacy, training and education of local health professionals, clinical collaborations and development of translational clinical research.

Access to care

In the developing world, 2,210,000 children suffer from pediatric endocrine disorders and diabetes and only 1 in 10 children have access to proper care.​​

Online

Discussion :

Teleconsultations

Need help with a challenging case?

Now GPED gives you the opportunity to discuss and consult clinical cases with a pediatric  endocrinologist online!

Resources for Health Professionals and Families

Browse through existing resources for patients and health professionals, or add to GPED's resources by sharing your own expertise.

Research

We support the research done by pediatric endocrinologists in low and middle income countries; designed to improve clinical care

GPED@ESPE in Liverpool

The 59th Annual ESPE Meeting will be held 10-12 September 2020 in Liverpool, UK. Join us for an exciting GPED symposium (Date and Room TBD)

Preliminary Announcement

The 11th International Meeting of Pediatric Endocrinology will take place in Buenos Aires from 25-28 September 2021. Mark your calendars!

Access to Fludrocortisone: from Canada to Ghana. Can your country also benefit? 

Get inspired by the story of Dr Emmanuel Ameyaw, a pediatric endocrinologist from Ghana.

Ghana will have the first trained pediatric endocrine nurse.

Go to our stories and meet Deborah Amakye Ansah, who trained in Canada for two months.

Newsletter Issue 15

 

GPED is committed to continuing our activities as best as possible. Please click here to view the latest edition of our Newsletter. 

15th Edition 

Editorial

Welcome to our 15th Edition of the GPED Newsletter!

In this edition, you will find the following discussion topics:

  • Coronavirus Infection (COVID-19) and diabetes care: JDRF and ISPAD

  • Medical books in Spanish

  • Coronavirus: ISPAD initiative

  • Personal experience in Sudan: visiting fellow

  • Subspecialty fellowship in pediatric endocrinology in Sudan

  • News from Africa

  • ASPED-ESPE Academy 2019

  • Pediatric endocrinology and diabetes: Ghanaian experience

Click here to the Newsletter section! Please remember to subscribe to our GPED Newsletter email list to receive the most up-to-date GPED information!

Fall 2019

NEW! 

Yearbook in Pediatric Endocrinology

Every year, the European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology publishes a Yearbook with expert commentaries on the most important articles published over the last 12 months. You can access the complete 2019 Yearbook free of charge at  http://www.espeyearbook.org/ Drs. Julia von Oettingen and Jean-Pierre Chanoine edited the chapter on Global Health and are delighted to share it with you. To access this chapter, please click here.

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GPED partnering with 

Life for a Child

Increasing the provision of blood glucose meters and strips as well as HbA1c supplies to children and youth with diabetes in Haiti and Jamaica

BECOME A GPED Member

GPED is open to all pediatric endocrinologists or health professionals working in the field of pediatric endocrinology and diabetes in a low income setting.

GPED membership is free