ASPED ESPE School is an initiative by the Arab Society of Paediatric Endocrinology (ASPED) in collaboration with ESPE. The school is aimed at paediatricians who have completed their basic paediatric training who are currently either established in, or intending to develop a carrier in, Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes. The school is exclusively sponsored by Novo-Nordisc/Gulf and is open for physicians practicing in the Arab countries.
The course is held over 4-6 days and has a structured curriculum covering all the main topics in Paediatric Endocrinology. The format is in the form of interactive lectures, case presentations, research project presentation and critically-appraised topic discussions.
The faculty of the school includes senior paediatric endocrinologists from ESPE and ASPED. The course is conducted entirely in English and a good command of the language is essential. All students are expected to attend the entire course.