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Workshops - Thursday 15 November 2018

08:45 - 09:30


09:30 - 10:00

Keynote – Excellence across the care pathway: NICE and diabetes

NICE has produced over 40 pieces of guidance, advice and quality standards on every conceivable element of diabetes prevention, treatment and management. Find out how NICE’s recommendations are developed, and how they could help you to commission and provide high quality, person-centred care.

Dr Paul Chrisp
Director, Centre for Guidelines, NICE
10:05 - 10:35

Diabetes management – a pharmacist’s role

Phil Newland Jones
Consultant Diabetes Pharamacist, Southampton University Hospital
10:40 - 11:10

Diagnosing diabetes – getting it right. Delivering the diagnosis – real life examples: good and not so good.

Diagnosing diabetes What the guidelines say What to look out for to differentiate between type 1 and type 2 diabetes Case scenarios How to give the diabetes diagnosis How not to give the diabetes diagnosis What do people with diabetes (PWD) tell us Learning outcomes: How to diagnose diabetes How to differentiate between different types…

Diabetes specialist nurse & young adults lead nurse, West Hampshire Community Diabetes Service, Southern Health NHS trust
Diabetes Specialist Nurse, West Hampshire Community Diabetes Service, Southern Health NHS trust
11:10 - 12:00


12:05 - 12:35

Digital innovations supporting diabetic education and monitoring

Learning outcomes: Examples of how digital technology can support diabetic education. Case Study example from partnership with Buckinghamshire CCG. Implementing automated condition monitoring

CCG Business Development Manager, Mjog
12:40 - 13:10

Biosimilars – prescribing in practice

Learning outcomes:  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…

Susan Down
Nurse Consultant Diabetes, Somerset Primary Care Trust and Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
This session is organised and remunerated by Mylan
13:10 - 14:25


14:30 - 15:30

The Live Debate – Preventing childhood obesity – whose responsibility? Policymakers, professionals, family environments or technology?

The DPC2018 Live Debate will be packed full of explosive and contentious viewpoints about preventing childhood obesity.Our expert panel of leading healthcare experts and policy makers will present their views from four different angles.

Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP
Chair, APPG Diabetes
Dr Fiona Campbell
Consultant Diabetes Paediatrician, Leeds Children’s Hospital
Consultant in Diabetes & Senior Clinical Lecturer, University Hospital Southampton NHS Trust & University of Southampton
Health Promotion Officer, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health
15:30 - 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…

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

Meet the experts and interactive case studies

GP Partner & Medical Education & Scottish Lead, North Berwick Health Centre, GPwSI Diabetes, Primary Care Diabetes Society
Dr Yassir Javaid
GPwSI Cardiology & Cardiovascular Lead, Nene CCG
Symposium sponsored by the Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Alliance

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