Winner: Dr Mary Abraham, Telethon Kids Institute/Perth Children’s Hospital
Conference: Advanced Technologies and Treatments for Diabetes (ATTD) 2020, Madrid, Spain
Study presented: Predictors of glycaemic control and quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes on contemporary management.
Winner: Dr Amelia Harray, Telethon Kids Institute
Conference: International Conference on Diet and Activity Methods 2020, Ede, Netherlands
Outcome: While at the conference, Dr Harray will network, attend workshops, seminars and presentations on the use of new technologies in assessing dietary intake. She will approach potential collaborators who are working to improve the lives of children with diabetes.
Winner: Sabrina Binkowski, Telethon Kids Institute
Conference: 2019 Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group Annual Scientific Meeting, Adelaide, Australia
Study presented: Identifying barriers to the management of type 1 diabetes in culturally and linguistic diverse families.
Winner: Kate Miller, University of WA/Telethon Kids Institute
Conference: 2019Australasian Diabetes Conference, Sydney, Australia
Study presented: Investigation on the association between 25 hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) levels at diagnosis and type 1 diabetes risk and among those with type 1 diabetes, severity of disease and age of onset.
Winner: Dr Leanne Fried,Telethon Kids Institute
Conference: 2019International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes, Boston, United States
Study presented: A qualitative study of schools that support students with type 1 diabetes.
Winner: Dr Aveni Haynes, Telethon Kids Institute
Conference: 55th Annual Meeting of theEuropean Association for the Study of Diabetes, Barcelona, Spain
Study presented: Why are more children being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes?