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DPC2021 Conference Programme

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Suicide, Self-Injury and Diabetes - a multi-pronged approach by the FDA RESCUE Collaborative Community

11 Nov 2021
Workshop 1

The session will present the results of a survey of healthcare professional perspectives on depression and suicide amongst people with diabetes

  • The vast majority of HCPs believed that routine diabetes visits are an appropriate place for discussions about depression and suicidal ideation
  • Most HCPs are at least moderately comfortable asking patients about self-harm or suicidal ideation, though some were uncomfortable and expressed concerns about lacking the knowledge or resources to provide support
  • Less than one-fourth of HCPs had specific postgraduate training regarding self-injury and suicide
  • Most HCPs had access to social workers and/or psychologists who could address patients’ psychosocial concerns
Speakers
Richard Holt, Professor in Diabetes and Endocrinology - University of Southampton
Katharine Barnard-Kelly, Professor of Health Psychology - Health Care - NHS
Simon O'Neill, Director of Health Intelligence - Diabetes UK

Sponsors

Diamond Sponsor

  • AstraZeneca

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Novo Nordisk

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Viatris

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Abbott

 

Gold Sponsor

  • BI & Lilly Alliance

 

Gold Sponsor

  • Roche

 

Gold Sponsor

  • Lilly

 

Gold Sponsor

  • BI

 

Gold Sponsor

  • Insulet

 

Silver Sponsor

  • Ascensia

 

Silver Sponsor

  • Sanofi

 

Registration Sponsor

  • Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation

 

Official Event App Sponsor

  • Napp