Singapore—JAMA and the National University Health System, Singapore (NUHS), cohosted the first-ever JAMA-themed international conference on “Recent Trends in Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolic Syndrome” on August 1-2 in Singapore. The conference featured state-of-the-science discussions on the latest developments and clinical implications of these disorders, presented by an international, multidisciplinary panel of experts in epidemiology, research, medicine, and surgery, all but one of whom have published articles on these topics in JAMA.
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