Workshops - Thursday 15 November 2018

10:05 - 10:35
10:40 - 11:10
11:10 - 12:05


12:40 - 13:10

Biosimilars – Prescribing in Practice

What do prescribers need to consider when prescribing an insulin or a biosimilar insulin? Highlight the importance of brand name prescribing and pharmacovigilance How do we explain biosimilars to patients when initiating or switching to an insulin biosimilar? How can we use this opportunity to review medication and improve patient outcome? Consider education on the…

GP Partner & Medical Education & Scottish Lead, North Berwick Health Centre, GPwSI Diabetes, Primary Care Diabetes Society
13:10 - 15:55


15:55 - 16:25

Don’t be afraid to open a can of worms – Addressing feelings in consultation about diabetes

Any health professional working in diabetes will be familiar with a consultation, which seems to be going nowhere. While you want the person with diabetes to have better control, he/she seems to unconcerned about the high HbA1c and wants to talk about something unrelated to diabetes. This 30 minute workshop will give you a glimpse…

Anne Kilvert
Diabetes Centre, Northampton General Hospital
R&D Unit, Northampton General Hospital
16:30 - 17:00

Boeringer workshop

Speaker Details TBC

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