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DPC2021 Conference Programme



Diabetes, frailty and end of life

11 Nov 2021
Workshop 1

This is a promotional symposium for UK Healthcare professionals. organised and funded by Novo Nordisk. Novo Nordisk products will be discussed.

Please note this session is not eligible for accreditation. 

Relevant prescribing information and adverse event reporting can be found within the session and on the Novo Nordisk Exhibition stand.

Clare Fuller, Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialist – Kent will lead a workshop covering the management of diabetes in ‘End of Life’ care and how to improve confidence and understanding of:

  • National Frameworks underpinning End of Life care and Diabetes
  • Diabetes in End of Life Care - planning ahead 
  • Care of patients with diabetes in the last days of life

The session will also discuss:

  • The need to balance benefits of appropriate diabetes interventions with the patient’s prognosis/estimated time of life left.
  • The need to involve the diabetes specialist nurse and dietitian especially if the individual has type 1 diabetes or type 2 treated with insulin. 
  • Scan the QR code to register your consent to receive communications from Novo Nordisk. Communications may include promotional materials.

Adverse events should be reported. Reporting forms and information can be found at or search for MHRA Yellow Card in the Google Play or Apple App Stores.  Adverse events should also be reported to Novo Nordisk Limited (Telephone Novo Nordisk Customer Care Centre 0800 0232573). Calls may be monitored for training purposes.

UK21TSM00176, Date of prep: October 2021

David Strain, Clinical Senior Lecturer and Honorary Consultant - University of Exeter Medical School
Clare Fuller, Palliative Care Clinical Nurse Specialist - Kent


Diamond Sponsor

  • AstraZeneca


Platinum Sponsor

  • Abbott


Platinum Sponsor

  • Dexcom


Platinum Sponsor

  • Novo Nordisk


Platinum Sponsor

  • Viatris


Gold Sponsor

  • Eli Lilly


Gold Sponsor

  • Insulet


Silver Sponsor

  • Sanofi


Registration Sponsor

  • Viatris