Professor Bongani Mayosi.
It is with deep sadness that we learnt of the passing of our dear friend and colleague Professor Bongani Mayosi on Friday 27th July 2018.
Bongani was Dean of Health Sciences at the University of Cape Town, co-chair of our Cardiology, Diabetes and Nephrology at the Limits meeting, and a globally respected cardiologist. The full announcement by the Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Town can be read HERE.
‘At the Limits’ is leading medical education; enabling leading academics, scientists, researchers, specialists and clinicians to meet in inspiring and stimulating academic environments. The meetings are supported by Industry and we encourage supporters to attend with a delegation of senior medical personnel to build and maintain the relationships between medicine and industry which are so essential for the development and understanding of successful patient care.
Meetings take place throughout the year, across the globe, with upcoming events in London, Cape Town, São Paulo and Singapore
Please register to be kept informed of upcoming meetings.
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Continuing in 2018
Tuesday 6th & Wednesday 7th November 2018
On 6th & 7th November 2018 a world class faculty of MS research pioneers will again convene in London to present at the annual Multiple Sclerosis at the Limits conference. The Chairs, Professor Gavin Giovannoni (Barts, London) and Professor William Carroll (University of Western Australia) have developed an outstanding programme which will attract an expert audience of MS professionals from across the UK and beyond. The meeting in 2017 was quickly oversubscribed we recommend pre-registering your interest in 2018 attendance now.
Monday 10th December 2018
Returning in December 2018, Professors Derek Yellon (UCL) & Professor John Cunningham (UCL) and Dr Richard Horton (Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet) present the 2nd annual Hatter Cardiovascular Institute Horizon conference. In 2017 a capacity audience enjoyed presentations concentrating on the exciting new treatment options around GLP-1 & SGLT-2 inhibitor and on 10th Decembber 2018 the conference will again consider developments at the cutting edge of cardio-metabolic treatment. Click here for more information and to pre-register.
New for 2019
Cardiology, Diabetes & Nephrology at the Limits – South America
The hugely successful Cardiology, Diabetes & Nephrology at the Limits meeting, which has been held in the UK and South Africa for over 20 years, is adding a new event in 2019, in São Paulo, Brazil. Professors Andrei Sposito and Otavio Coelho will join regular Chairs Derek Yellon, John Cunningham and Drs Peter Libby and Marc Pfeffer presenting a programme which brings together leading international researchers with regional experts who are at the forefront of discovery. We’ll formerly launch the event in late 2018, so check back for more details.
Multiple Sclerosis Nurses at the Limits 2019
Friday 18th & Saturday 19th January 2019
Multiple Sclerosis Nurses at the Limits is a new event which is focussed on bringing the highest quality of leading edge education to the MS nursing community. Chaired by Nicki Abel, Richard Warner, Mary Fraser, Karen Vernon and Amy Harbour, the two-day meeting will bring together a notable faculty of neurological specialists from the UK and Europe. Together they preview their latest discoveries, consider the likely impact on the clinic of tomorrow, and discuss and debate the pertinent issues which are affecting MS Nurses across the UK.
Continuing in 2019
Cardiology, Diabetes & Nephrology at the Limits 2019
Monday 8th - Wednesday 10th April 2019
The annual CDNATL meeting takes place in London during from Monday 8th – Wednesday 10th April 2019. The meeting will continue to consider the changes in treatment options which are becoming available, and examine the long-term development of groundbreaking discoveries which are shaping the cardio-metabolic landscape.
Accelerating Cancer Immunotherapy Europe 2019
Monday 2nd - Tuesday 3rd September 2019
The biennial Accelerating Cancer Immunotherapy conference will be held in London in May 2019. Again led by Dr Sergio Quezada (UCL) and Professor Padmanee Sharma (MD Anderson), Europe’s largest independent cancer immunotherapy conference is set to continue exceeding expectations as a host of world class speakers convene at the Royal College of Physicians. The inaugural meeting in 2017 was quickly oversubscribed and 2019 is likely to sell out fast. To register your interest in attending click HERE, and you’ll be amongst the first to know when full registration is open.
Frontiers of Oncology: Colorectal Cancer 2019
Tuesday 5th February 2019
The first of the UCL Frontiers of Oncology meetings takes place in London on Tuesday 5th February 2019. The Colorectal meeting is Chaired by Professor Daniel, Hochhauser and Professor John Bridgewater. A notable faculty of CRC experts will present to an audience of oncologists from across the UK.
Continuing in 2020
The 18th Malvern Diabetic Foot Conference
Wednesday 13th - Friday 15th May 2020
The biennial Malvern Diabetic Foot conference will take place in Malvern from Wednesday 13th – Friday 15th May 2018. The meeting is a highlight of the global calendar bringing together delegates from across Europe and beyond. Visit here.