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DPC 2022



We look but don’t see: improving retinopathy care in the UK

16 Nov 2022
Clinical Theatre 2

This session looks to explore the impact of diabetic retinopathy on people with diabetes and what can be done to improve outcomes in both primary and secondary care.

  • To explore the current situation of diabetic retinopathy is in the UK
  • How a diagnosis of diabetic retinopathy and sight loss can impact someone with diabetes
  • How can primary and secondary care help to improve outcomes following detection of diabetic retinopathy
Rebecca Thomas, Senior Lecturer Population Health and Medical Sciences - Diabetes Research Unit Cymru, Swansea University Medical School
Amar Puttana, Consultant Diabetologist - University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust
Sarah Davies, Clinical Director for Diabetes in Primary Care - Cardiff and Vale UHB
Sara Crowley, Person with Diabetes