Denmark seeks UQ expertise on gestational diabetes

17 Feb 2017

pregnant womanMothers who develop diabetes during pregnancy will be the focus of a University of Queensland researcher’s work on a Visiting Professor Fellowship in Denmark.

UQ Mater Clinical School’s Professor David McIntyre is one of two Australian researchers to receive a Danish Diabetes Academy fellowship in this round of awards.

“I will be assisting in the development of consensus guidelines for the diagnosis and management of gestational diabetes in the Danish healthcare system,” Professor McIntyre said.

“The research is part of an international effort to harmonise and standardise diagnosis of gestational diabetes worldwide.

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