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Dear Friends & Colleagues,


The Heart in Diabetes (HiD) conference, entering its eighth year, is a renowned medical meeting which brings together global clinical leaders in diabetes, obesity and cardiorenal metabolic diseases together with practicing clinicians to improve the care of patients at a high risk of these comorbidities.   This is a unique and exciting multidisciplinary program: Where the Heart, Kidney, and Diabetes Meet in Clinical Practice.


HiD 2024 will be held at the Hilton Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, PA on June 7-9, 2024.

This will be a live-in-person conference followed by 90 days on demand. The conference will offer 25.25 CME / MOC credit.


HID Congress participants consistently rate the program as one of the top clinical meetings each year, with progressive growth in attendance and impressive conference evaluations. In 2023 there were over 500 registrations from 42 countries, who rated the overall quality of the meeting at 98%. while 97.5% of participants stated that they would return the following year and recommend the meeting to others.


This one-of-a-kind meeting has become an important venue where clinicians from multiple specialties work together to improve care for patients with diabetes, cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, heart failure, and related conditions.  The 8th HiD ‘Luminary in Cardiometabolic Medicine Award’ will be presented to Mikhail N. Kosiborod, MD, FACC, FAHA Professor of Medicine, University of Missouri. His keynote lecture “The Rise of Cardiometabolic Medicine: How Metabolic Agents Transformed Cardiovascular Care.”


The meeting will focus on state of the art, the newest scientific data and its clinical implications to practice. All sessions will include panel discussions and an open forum for audience questions and ample opportunities to interact with the faculty.


The conference holds an important impactful poster program featuring the latest in research, culminating with Oral Abstract Presentations. The abstracts are published in the American Heart Journal, Editor-in-Chief: Daniel Mark, MD, MPH. An attractive Exhibit Hall, and Industry supported non-CME programs that feature evolving new scientific concepts presented by some of the world’s best-known leaders in their fields and an attractive Exhibit Hall which complements the program


If you are a cardiologist, endocrinologist, nephrologist, diabetologist, lipidologist, Diabetologist, internist, Primary care or any clinician with an interest in the science of the Heart in Diabetes and or CradioRenal Metabolic diseases, this meeting is for you!


We invite you to join us in this exciting endeavor and look forward to seeing you this June in Philadelphia.


Truly yours,


Yehuda Handelsman, MD, FACP, FNLA, FASPC, FAHA, MACE


Mikhail N. Kosiborod, MD, FACC, FAHA


Heart in Diabetes (HiD) Scientific Committee


Yehuda Handelsman, MD Chair

Tarzana, California


Mikhail N. Kosiborod, MD Chair

Kansas City, Missouri


Deepak L. Bhatt, MD

Boston, Massachusetts


Zachary T. Bloomgarden, MD

New York, New York


Biykem Bozkurt, MD, PhD

Houston, Texas


Matthew J. Budoff, MD

Los Angeles, California


Javed Butler, MD

Jackson, Mississippi


David Cherney, MD, PhD

Toronto, Canada


Robert J. Chilton, DO

San Antonio, Texas


Mark E. Cooper, MD, PhD

Melbourne, Australia


Ralph A. DeFronzo, MD

San Antonio, Texas


Stefano Del Prato, MD

Pisa, Italy


Michael E. Farkouh, MD

New Orleans, Louisiana


Vivian A. Fonseca, MD

New Orleans, Louisiana


Peter J. Grant, MD

Leeds, United Kingdom


Stephen J. Greene, MD

Durham, North Carolina


George Grunberger, MD

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan


Martha Gulati, MD  

Phoenix, Arizona


Mansoor Husain, MD

Toronto, Canada


Silvio E. Inzucchi, MD

New Haven, Connecticut


Paul S. Jellinger, MD

Hollywood, Florida


Mark T. Kearney, MD

Leeds, United Kingdom


Lawrence A. Leiter, MD

Toronto, Canada


Norman E. Lepor, MD

Los Angeles, California


Derek LeRoith, MD, PhD

New York, New York


Christos S. Mantzoros, MD

Boston, Massachusetts


Nikolaus Marx, MD

Aachen, Germany


Darren McGuire, MD

Dallas, Texas


Christian W. Mende, MD

La Jolla, California


Erin D. Michos, MD

Baltimore, Maryland


Neha J. Pagidipati, MD

Durham, North Carolina


Jorge Plutzky, MD

Boston, Massachusetts 


Richard E. Pratley, MD

Orlando, Florida


Kausik K. Ray, MD

London, United Kingdom


Peter D. Reaven, MD

Phoenix, Arizona


Jane E.B. Reusch, MD

Aurora, Colorado


Elizabeth Selvin, PhD

Baltimore Maryland


Laurence S. Sperling, MD

Atlanta, Georgia


Katherine Tuttle, MD

Spokane, Washinton


Matthew R. Weir, MD

Baltimore, Maryland


Dr. Yehuda Handelsman


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Dr. Mikhail N. Kosiborod
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