Agenda - Tuesday 29 October 2019

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    Multi-disciplinary team – these sessions are suitable for the entire MDT and will aim to promote joint working and understanding of care pathways.

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    Primary Care & Non-Specialist – designed for healthcare professionals who are not specialists in diabetes or related conditions, and who may work in a Primary Care setting.

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    Specialist – these sessions are designed for specialists in diabetes and related conditions. Sessions may also be appropriate for Primary Care specialists or leads in diabetes and related conditions.

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09:10 - 10:00

Keynote: NHS Diabetes Team Update


Partha Kar
Diabetes Consultant & National Associate Clinical Director Diabetes, NHS England
National Clinical Director for Obesity and Diabetes, NHS England
10:10 - 10:50

Debate: When two drugs in the same class are appropriate, we must choose the lowest-acquisition cost option

*This session has been organised and funded by Takeda UK Ltd

Partha Kar
Diabetes Consultant & National Associate Clinical Director Diabetes, NHS England
GP Partner & Medical Education & Scottish Lead, North Berwick Health Centre, GPwSI Diabetes, Primary Care Diabetes Society
Dr David Strain
Senior Clinical Lecturer, Diabetes and Vascular Research Centre, University of Exeter Medical School
10:50 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:00 - 12:40

Novo Nordisk symposium

*This session has been organised and funded by Novo Nordisk

Speaker Details TBC

12:50 - 13:30

Panel: multi-morbidity care in diabetes

Burden of diabetes Shift in delivery of care from specialist to primary care New models of care Quality of care Key challenges Learning points To understand the increasing burden of type 2 diabetes and the need for primary care focused models of care. To understand to quality of delivery of primary models of diabetes care…


MSc, MD, FRCP, Director, Foundation for Diabetes Research in Older People (FDROP), Diabetes Frail Ltd
GP Partner, UG Tutor, Primary Care Research Fellow, Hockley Farm Medical Practice, University of Leicester, Leicester Diabetes Centre
Kamlesh Khunti
Professor of Primary Care, Diabetes & Vascular Medicine, NIHR Senior Investigator, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester University
13:30 - 15:10

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

15:10 - 16:00

Keynote: DPC Question Time

Chair: Rt Hon. Keith Vaz MP

Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP
Chair, APPG Diabetes
Partha Kar
Diabetes Consultant & National Associate Clinical Director Diabetes, NHS England
PWD & Founder, Diabetes Professional Care
16:10 - 17:00

Biosimilars – Efficacy and Safety Profile Revealed

*This session is organised and remunerated by Mylan

Speaker Details TBC

16:50 - 17:30

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

17:30 - 18:10

EASD & ADA Consensus – 1 year on

Summarise the ADA/EASD Consensus looking at new evidence from CVOTs that may impact on the Consensus. Summarise the implications for clinical practice and consider how NICE update will impact on the consensus. Learning outcomes: Understand the main content of the ADA/EASD Consensus Consider decision cycle and how this impacts on patient care Consider and understand…


Professor Melanie Davies
Professor of Diabetes Medicine, NIHR Senior Investigator Emeritus, Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester Diabetes Centre – Bloom University of Leicester
10:10 - 10:50

Commissioning Diabetic Foot Pathways: using the Diabetic Foot Commission Toolkit in practice


Paul Mackenzie
Senior Network Manager, North West Diabetes Clinical Networks
Cheong Ooi
Consultant Physician - Diabetes & Endocrinology, Clinical Lead, Aintree University Hospital, Cheshire & Merseyside
10:50 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:00 - 12:40

Partner session


Speaker Details TBC

12:50 - 13:30

Panel: Diabetes Clinical Networks


Abbey Kitt
Quality Improvement Lead (Diabetes), NHS England – South East Clinical Networks
13:30 - 15:10

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

16:10 - 16:50

Panel: Cities Changing Diabetes – Leicester

Explore how a whole systematic approach to prevention and management of diabetes can be important at a city level. In this session we will give an overview of the Cities Changing Diabetes initiative which has been implemented in the first UK city. Learning Outcomes: Understand the impact of the challenge of diabetes in an urban…


Professor Melanie Davies
Professor of Diabetes Medicine, NIHR Senior Investigator Emeritus, Diabetes Research Centre, Leicester Diabetes Centre – Bloom University of Leicester
16:50 - 17:30

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

10:10 - 10:50

Healthier You: preventing type 2 diabetes


National Clinical Director for Obesity and Diabetes, NHS England
GPwSI Diabetes, Leeds Community Healthcare Trust
10:50 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:50 - 13:30

Optimising engagement with the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme

Delegates will learn: How to make a quality referral on to the NHS DPP? Who is eligible for the NHS DPP? How to explain the programme to patients at risk of Type 2 diabetes? What participants will learn on the NHS DPP to help them reduce their risk of Type 2 diabetes?


Speaker Details TBC

13:30 - 15:10

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

16:10 - 16:50

Partner Session


Speaker Details TBC

16:50 - 17:30

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

17:30 - 18:10

Panel: How do we adapt low carb diets to suit the individual?

So now we all agree a low carb diet is an acceptable and potentially effective answer to Type 2 diabetes how do we make the most of this potential? And are there any pitfalls to look out for? Firstly engaging with patient goals and hopes is key, then explaining the diet using physiology in a…


FRCGP, RCGP National Champion for Collaborative Care and Support Planning in Obesity & Diabetes, RCGP clinical expert in diabetes, Ambassador for the APPG for Diabetes
Nicola Guess
Lecturer, Department of Nutritional Sciences, School of Life Course Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine (FoLSM), King’s College London
Dr Sadhra Kesar
GP Senior Partner, Manor Park Medical Centre
Research Associate Dietician, Lead Dietician, Newcastle University, Diabetes Digital Media
10:10 - 10:50

Digital innovation in practice

A range of technologies, ranging from continuous glucose meters to smartphones, are providing increased information about patients and their condition; the capacity to process and share data; and the opportunity to provide the data to patients and clinicians in an actionable form. This session will set out the potential for using digital health technologies, focusing…


Rustam Rea
Consultant in Diabetes and Acute General Medicine, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Andrew Farmer
Professor of General Practice, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford
10:50 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

13:30 - 15:10

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

16:50 - 17:30

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

17:30 - 18:10

Closed Loop Technology – Who should be given priority and what training, resourcing and support will staff need?

We will report findings from an interview study undertaken with staff involved in delivering the Closed Loop from Onset in type 1 Diabetes (CLOuD) trial. We will focus our reporting on two main areas: (1) staff’s views about who gains greatest clinical benefit from using a closed-loop system and who they think should be prioritised…


Professor of Health and Social Science, The Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, University of Edinburgh
The Usher Institute of Population Health Sciences and Informatics, University of Edingburgh
10:10 - 10:50

Islet Transplantation – from Research to Reality


Paul Johnson
Professor of Paediatric Surgery, Director of DRWF Islet Isolation Facility & Lead of Oxford Islet Transplant Programme, University of Oxford, Nuffield Department of Surgical Sciences
10:50 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:50 - 13:30

Pumps unpacked


Lead Diabetes Specialist Nurse (In-Patient Team), Advisor, Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust and advisor for Trend-UK.org
13:30 - 15:10

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

16:10 - 16:50

Type 1 Diabetes in Older Adults – Key Features and Management Guidance


Dr David Strain
Senior Clinical Lecturer, Diabetes and Vascular Research Centre, University of Exeter Medical School
MSc, MD, FRCP, Director, Foundation for Diabetes Research in Older People (FDROP), Diabetes Frail Ltd
16:50 - 17:30

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

17:30 - 18:10

The role of Primary Care in T1 diabetes

Understanding basic management of those patients with Type 1 diabetes, how primary care can support them and limitations. Learning points: To understand the pathology of T1 diabetes Diagnosis of T1 diabetes Understand key care processes for those with T1 diabetes


Senior In-Patient Diabetes Specialist Nurse (William Harvey Hospital), Consultant Nurse (Project Lead), Ashford CCG Housebound Project & Mocketts Wood Surgery
10:10 - 10:50

What you need to know about starting insulin: the basics

This session explains why people with type 2 diabetes may require insulin therapy. It describes the main areas to address when supporting someone starting a once-daily insulin regimen. Learning points: Who needs insulin and why? Brief overview of different insulins and regimens Injection technique and equipment Important things people need to know


Nurse Consultant – Diabetes, Medicus Health Partners, Co-Chair, TREND-UK and Chair Injection Technique Matters Initiative
10:50 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:00 - 12:40

Sick Day Rules: What to do when you have diabetes & you are ill

Everybody experiences episodes of intercurrent illness, including people with diabetes. Depending on the type and severity of the illness, and the type of diabetes, management of blood glucose levels can be a challenge. This session explains how illness affects glycaemic control and describes the advice to be given to people living with diabetes when they…


Independent Nurse Consultant & Co-Chair, TREND-UK & ITM
12:50 - 13:30

Injection Technique Matters with Lipohypertrophy ‘Live’ Demonstration

This presentation will explore research that has confirmed that people who use injectable therapies for diabetes can be adversely affected if the correct injected technique is not used at each injection. It will give information on the correct injection technique to be teaching those who need injectable therapies to achieve optimum benefit from their therapy.…


Jane Diggle
Practice Nurse with an interest in Diabetes
13:30 - 15:10

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

16:10 - 16:50

Insulin Masterclass – Insulin regimens: one size doesn’t fit all


Nurse Consultant & Associate Professor, Co-Chair, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester University Hospitals, TREND-UK & ITM
16:50 - 17:30

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

17:30 - 18:10

Diabetes Divas – 70 years of diabetes nursing

Take advantage of a rare opportunity to benefit from a combined 70 years of diabetes nursing with a new and exclusive panel coming to Diabetes Professional Care (DPC2019).


Independent Nurse Consultant & Co-Chair, TREND-UK & ITM
Nurse Consultant – Diabetes, Medicus Health Partners, Co-Chair, TREND-UK and Chair Injection Technique Matters Initiative
Nurse Consultant & Associate Professor, Co-Chair, Leicester Diabetes Centre, Leicester University Hospitals, TREND-UK & ITM
10:10 - 10:50

Learning from Real Life Data – highlights of the national ABCD programme


Diabetes Consultant & Clinical lead, City Hospital, Birmingham, ABCD audits of new diabetes therapies and devices
10:50 - 12:00

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:00 - 12:40

CV Updates


Dipesh Patel
Bsc, MBBS PhD MRCP, Consultant Physician in Diabetes & Endocrinology, Royal Free Hospital, London
12:50 - 13:30

Quality standards in diabetes care


Consultant in Diabetes & Endocrinology, Chairman, Pinderfields Hospital, Mid Yorkshire NHS Trust in Wakefield, West Yorkshire, ABCD
13:30 - 15:10

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

16:10 - 16:50
16:50 - 17:30

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

17:30 - 18:10

Renal position statements & update


Peter Winocour
Consultant Physician and Clinical Director, ENHIDE , East and North Herts NHS Trust , Past Chairman of Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD).
10:10 - 10:50

The Essential Guide to diabetes

Carrying out an Annual Review for those with diabetes using 15 Healthcare Essentials. Learning points: Why Annual Review is essential How to carry out a medication review Use of templates


Senior In-Patient Diabetes Specialist Nurse (William Harvey Hospital), Consultant Nurse (Project Lead), Ashford CCG Housebound Project & Mocketts Wood Surgery
12:00 - 12:40

Practical Injection Technique with the FIT Board – a MDT approach

Come learn the evidence based approach to injection technique, how to help your MDT review injection technique and make sure patients get the best from their therapy.  


Amanda Epps
Lead Diabetes Specialist Nurse, Medway NHS Foundation Trust and Founder of the DSN forum UK
12:50 - 13:30

10 Minute CBT for motivating change in diabetes

This workshop will provide an introduction to the use of brief 10 Minute cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) skills in patients with diabetes. It is aimed at all health professionals working with people with diabetes, and the approach is designed to be effectively used in routine, brief consultations. Depression, low mood and anxiety are more common…


GP, Director, 10 Minute CBT
16:10 - 16:50

Diabetes meds 101

This practical session gives an overview of the diabetes treatment pathway for people with type 2 diabetes. Anne will introduce the medication groups and use a variety of patient profiles to discuss the treatment options available to each individual. Learning points: Know the treatment options for type 2 diabetes Understand how individual patient profiles influence…


Anne Goodchild
PITSTOP National Lead, PITSTOP Diabetes
17:30 - 18:10

#LabelsR4JamJars – Language Matters


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