DPC Nutrition & Lifestyle Clinic - Wednesday 30 October 2019

Choose relevant sessions for you in your role:

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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.

*NB – These are advisory labels so please read the session description and learning outcomes carefully to ensure the session is right for you

10:00 - 10:40

Diabetes Remission – what is it and how do I discuss it with my patients?

Type 2 diabetes, previously viewed as a permanent, progressive condition, can be put into remission with significant weight loss, returning blood glucose levels back below the diabetes range. This new insight is set to transform the way Type 2 diabetes is viewed and treated, and provides hope and motivation for lifestyle change in people newly…

Senior Research Associate (dietitian), Newcastle University
10:40 - 11:50


11:50 - 12:30

Achieving glycaemic targets – what role should exercise play?

To discuss the end of life care pathways for people with CKD.

Diabetes Specialist Dietitian, Dwell Lead Facilitator
12:40 - 13:20

Fresh Club Practical

Sarah and Natasha will share their journey of creating and delivering Freshclub whilst Natasha does a live demonstration of some of the recipes. Find out how it started, how it was funded, publicised and promoted, what we needed to get the sessions up and running and our plans for the future. Also there is the…

Head of Diabetes and Diabetes Specialist Dietitian, West Hampshire Community Diabetes Service
Owner, Fresh Kitchen Cookery School
13:20 - 15:00


16:00 - 16:40

Lifestyle Medicine and Health Coaches – the missing link in the MDT

Gain a firmer understanding of the approach of Lifestyle Medicine. Understand the role of a Health Coach. Understand why Lifestyle Medicine and Health Coaches are a vital part of the care of patients and populations. Understand why supporting behaviour change is critical in taking patients from knowing what to do to knowing how to do…

GP, Health Coach, Lifestyle Medicine Physician, Lifestyle First (Alka Consultancy and Coaching Solutions)