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Mental Health & Wellbeing

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WHAT'S YOUR UNDERSTANDING OF THE MENTAL HEALTH & DIABETES RELATIONSHIP?

Key stats:

People with mental health conditions such as depression or schizophrenia have double the risk of developing other long-term conditions such as type 2 diabetes and obesity. Risk factors are also heightened by serious mental illness medication and lifestyle linked to mental health.

The clinic will address the key psychological issues faced by people with diabetes and how HCPs can provide the best support in the time they have with the people they support.

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2-day dedicated Mental Health & Wellbeing programme

  • Research updates, diagnosis & consultation skills and sessions for primary community and specialist care, and commissioners
  • Aimed at professionals working in diverse specialisms, and with varying levels of knowledge and expertise, this clinic better equips healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills to improve their understanding of the emotional and psychological challenges faced by people with diabetes
  • The programme will focus on interactive, practical education, including role-play scenarios, case studies, and the development of communication skills with challenging situations and patients
  • Speakers will include psychologists, mental health HCPs, diabetes specialist HCPs, GPs, practice nurses, patient speakers and care home staff

Speaker Testimonial 

“I think the key is educating healthcare professionals who work within the diabetes field so they can know more about the impact of pharmacology and the challenges in managing mental health conditions alongside diabetes, which will ultimately improve outcomes for patients.”

Anne Moore, Group Nurse Director for Safer Care at Northumberland Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust

Sponsorship opportunities

  • Presenting in the DPC Mental Health And Wellbeing Clinic
  • Product Demonstration Sessions – Prescribing in Practice or Tech in Practice – lead a commercial session attended by your targets
  • Exhibit at DPC2020 to get exposure to 6,000+ prescribers, payers and influencers

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Sponsors

Platinum Sponsor

  • Novo Nordisk

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Novo Nordisk

 

Platinum Sponsor

  • Abbott

 

Gold & Wifi Sponsor

  • GlucoRX

 

Gold Sponsor

  • Roche

 

Gold Sponsor

  • Insulet

 

The InterACT Diabetes Village

  • AstraZeneca

 

Registration Sponsor

  • Diabetes Research & Wellness Foundation

 

Partners

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  • NHS

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  • ABCD

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  • Diabetes Times

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  • Trend

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  • Caring Uk

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  • Care Hub

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  • Hospital Hub

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  • Hub News

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  • Practical Diabetes

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  • Prescriber