Agenda - Thursday 15 November 2018

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08:30 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote – Excellence across the care pathway: NICE and diabetes


Chair, NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)
10:05 - 10:35

SGLT2 inhibitors


Speaker Details TBC

10:40 - 11:10

Individualising diabetes care for older people with a focus on frailty

Care for older people with diabetes has unique challenges.  Multiple comorbidities associated with ageing combined with the increased prevalence of geriatric syndromes and frailty contributes to the complexity of managing diabetes in older people.  Comprehensive geriatric assessment should be performed on the initial diagnosis of diabetes and annually thereafter.  Owing to the heterogeneous nature of…


Director, Foundation for Diabetes Research in Older People (FDROP), Diabetes Frail Ltd
11:10 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:05 - 12:35

Biosimilars explained – what is a biosimilar and should I prescribe them in practice?

Learning objectives: What is a biologic and a biosimilar? Consider the complexity of biologics and how biosimilars are different from generic medicines. How is a biosimilar different from the reference biologic, and how this compares with batch-to-batch variations within the reference medicine How are biosimilars developed? Consider the different stages including the comparative quality, non-clinical…


Speaker Details TBC

12:40 - 13:10

Tips for safer acute care for patients with diabetes

Summary: An increasing number of people with diabetes are presenting to hospital acutely unwell It is highly likely that the first healthcare professional who assesses and initially manages the patient will not be specialist in diabetes Opportunities to ensure safe, effective diabetes care from early in the hospital admission process are not fully appreciated or…


Consultant in Diabetes & Senior Clinical Lecturer, University Hospital Southampton and University of Southampton
13:10 - 14:25

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

15:10 - 15:40

Diabetes management – a pharmacist’s role


Consultant Diabetes Pharamacist, Southampton University Hospital
15:45 - 16:15

Insulins Masterclass


Speaker Details TBC

This session has been organised and funded by Novo Nordisk.
08:30 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote – Excellence across the care pathway: NICE and diabetes


Chair, NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)
10:05 - 10:35

Flash glucose monitoring – from clinical practice to real world practice


Associate Professor & Consultant in Diabetes & Endocrinology, The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
11:10 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:40 - 13:10
13:10 - 14:25

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

15:10 - 15:40

Immersive learning: virtual, augmented and mixed reality

The objective of immersive learning is to create an experience where natural behaviors surface repeatedly through multiple iterations, which are subsequently followed by reflective conversations that trigger realisations.  Virtual, augmented and mixed realities enable these environments which can be used to enable and sustain behaviour change. Learn how immersive learning is being used in the diabetes…


CEO, Diabetes.co.uk
08:30 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote – Excellence across the care pathway: NICE and diabetes


Chair, NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)
11:10 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:40 - 13:10

Hot topics in diabetic kidney disease – a primary care perspective

The primary care management of diabetic kidney disease (DKD) is increasingly complex; I will distill the key take home messages from the NICE CKD guideline relevant to primary care and discuss the latest evidence guiding optimal glycemic targets in those with DKD.  Finally, I will provide an overview of the pharmacological management of hyperglycaemia in…


GP, Partner & Medical Education & Scottish Lead, North Berwick Health Centre, GPwSI Diabetes, Primary Care Diabetes Society
13:10 - 14:25

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

15:45 - 16:15
08:30 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote – Excellence across the care pathway: NICE and diabetes


Chair, NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)
11:10 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:05 - 13:10

Transition tightrope – supporting confident step change

This session looks at the best and not so optimal of the current systems used whilst transitioning care of a young person with diabetes from paediatric to adult services.  With speakers including consultants from paediatric and adult services, views from young people who’ve transitioned and families preparing their young person for transition, this session will…


Speaker Details TBC

13:10 - 14:25

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

08:30 - 09:30

Registration

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote – Excellence across the care pathway: NICE and diabetes


Chair, NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence)
10:05 - 10:35
11:10 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:05 - 12:35
13:10 - 14:25

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

15:10 - 16:15

The Live Debate


Speaker Details TBC

10:20 - 11:00

Safe driving and diabetes – DVLA guidelines

There are 5 fatalities annually and up to 45 serious events every month associated with diabetes and driving. European guidance (2012) on diabetes and driving was taken up by the DVLA. This resulted in recommendations, which included that two hypoglycaemia events (day or night) in one year where 3rd party assistance was required would result…


Nurse Consultant- Diabetes, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Associate Professor, University of Leicester, Co-Chair TREND-UK
12:00 - 12:40

Frailty and dementia care for people with diabetes

Diabetes is a complex condition at any age. However, getting older increases the likelihood of developing complications and other co-morbidities, reduces medication choices, and impacts on the ability to self-care. This session describes how diabetes can exacerbate the effects of getting older, how getting older can impede diabetes self-care, gives some guidance on appropriate targets…


Independent Diabetes Nurse Consultant, TREND-UK
12:45 - 13:25

Good injection technique and lipo palpation


Nurse Consultant – Diabetes, Barnet Enfield & Haringey MHT, Co-Chair TREND-UK and Chair FIT UK
14:25 - 15:05

How to interpret blood glucose data and profiles

Being presented with a record book with a wide range of blood glucose results can be daunting! Blood glucose monitoring should be a tool to facilitate a discussion about effective diabetes management between the person with diabetes and the healthcare professional supporting them. This session describes a simple process for identifying patterns in blood glucose…


Independent Diabetes Nurse Consultant, TREND-UK
15:10 - 15:50

Biosimilar insulin – what does it mean for people with diabetes?

Biosimilar products are approved copies of biological medicines and can be developed once the patents for the original reference product has expired. The first biosimilar insulin was introduced into the UK market in 2015 and more are to be introduced in the next year. Biosimilar insulin is marketed at a lower cost than the original…


Nurse Consultant- Diabetes, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Associate Professor, University of Leicester, Co-Chair TREND-UK

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