Table 2

The DSS-II voting delegates

DSS-II delegateAffiliationNationalitySpecialty
K. George M.M. Alberti*Imperial College LondonU.K.Diabetology
Nizar AlbacheAleppo UniversitySyriaEndocrinology
Stephanie A. Amiel*King’s College LondonU.K.Diabetology
Rachel L. BatterhamUniversity College LondonU.K.Endocrinology
Deepak L. BhattHarvard Medical SchoolU.S.Cardiology
Camilo BozaClínica Las CondesChileSurgery
William T. CefaluPennington Biomedical Research Center, Louisiana State UniversityU.S.Diabetology
Ricardo V. Cohen*Oswaldo Cruz HospitalBrazilSurgery
Anita P. CourcoulasUniversity of PittsburghU.S.Surgery
David E. Cummings*University of WashingtonU.S.Endocrinology
Stefano Del PratoUniversity of PisaItalyDiabetology
Sean F. DinneenGalway University HospitalsIrelandEndocrinology
John B. Dixon*Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes InstituteAustraliaGeneral Medicine
Robert H. EckelUniversity of Colorado Anschutz Medical CampusU.S.Endocrinology
Ele FerranniniUniversity of PisaItalyDiabetology
Paola FiorettoUniversity of PadovaItalyEndocrinology
Gema FrühbeckUniversity of Navarra, CIBERobnSpainEndocrinology
Michel GagnerFlorida International University and Hôpital du Sacré-Coeur de MontréalU.S. and CanadaSurgery
Richard W. GrantKaiser Permanente Division of ResearchU.S.Internal Medicine
William H. HermanUniversity of MichiganU.S.Endocrinology
Sayeed IkramuddinUniversity of MinnesotaU.S.Surgery
Linong Ji*Peking UniversityChinaDiabetology
Desmond G. JohnstonImperial College LondonU.K.Diabetology
Lee M. Kaplan*Harvard Medical SchoolU.S.Gastroenterology
Sangeeta R. KashyapCleveland ClinicU.S.Endocrinology
Tracy KellyDiabetes UKU.K.Nutrition
Tomasz KlupaJagiellonian UniversityPolandDiabetology
Judith KornerColumbia UniversityU.S.Endocrinology
Blandine LaferrèreColumbia UniversityU.S.Endocrinology
Harold E. LebovitzState University of New YorkU.S.Diabetology
Wei-Jei LeeMin-Sheng General HospitalTaiwanSurgery
Carel W. le Roux*University College DublinIrelandMetabolic Medicine
Jeffrey I. MechanickIcahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiU.S.Endocrinology
Geltrude Mingrone*Catholic University of RomeItalyInternal Medicine
John M. MortonStanford UniversityU.S.Surgery
David M. NathanHarvard Medical SchoolU.S.Diabetology
Walter J. PoriesEast Carolina UniversityU.S.Surgery
Robert E. Ratner*American Diabetes Association,
Chief Scientific and Medical Officer
U.S.Diabetology
Gerry RaymanIpswich Hospital NHS TrustU.K.Diabetology
Francesco Rubino*King’s College London and King's College HospitalU.K.Surgery
Shaukat M. Sadikot*Diabetes IndiaIndiaDiabetology
Philip R. Schauer*Cleveland ClinicU.S.Surgery
Harvey J. SugermanVirginia Commonwealth UniversityU.S.Surgery
Luc Van GaalUniversity of AntwerpBelgiumEndocrinology
Josep VidalHospital ClinicSpainEndocrinology
Jianping WengSun Yat-sen UniversityChinaDiabetology
Bruce M. Wolfe*Oregon Health & Science UniversityU.S.Surgery/Nutrition
Paul Z. Zimmet*Monash UniversityAustraliaDiabetology
  • DSS-II conference codirectors.

  • * DSS-II conference organizing committee.