img-main-homeCreated in 2013 at the initiative of the Francophone Society of Diabetes (SFD) with the support of the French Federation of Diabetics, the Francophone Foundation for Diabetes Research (FFRD) has the unique goal of “promoting and supporting research on diabetes and metabolic diseases, particularly through public and private collaboration”.

The research projects supported by the Foundation therefore aim to better understand the epidemiology and the pathophysiology of diabetes and its complications, to assess the provision of treatment, to develop the basic research on the disease in order to achieve better management of diabetic patients.

Read A word from the President of the FFRD


from 23rd to 26th March 2021

100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin!

A high-level scientific program with its symposia, its practical workshops, oral communications and poster communications converted into short oral communications;

A large part to news in diabetololy extremely rich in the field of therapeutic and technological innovations with the pancreatic islets transplant, the closed loop, as well as the important place to the SGLT-2 inhibitors.

“This year the therapeutic and technological innovations in diabetes will take a large part at the SFD congress in 2021″.

The Pr Laurence Kessler, co-president of this new edition of the SFD congress, decipher for us the sessions dedicated to the islets transplant.

More information, on the website: congrès de la SFD.