Workshops - Wednesday 14 November 2018

09:00 - 10:00

Registration

10:10 - 10:45

Keynote – An update from NHS England Diabetes

An update from NHS England diabetes team, their priorities, update on transformation funds - as well as an opportunity for questions and answers with the professionals.

National Clinical Director for Obesity and Diabetes, NHS England
Diabetes Consultant & National Associate Clinical Director Diabetes, NHS England
10:50 - 11:20

Training of Unregistered Practitioners in Care Home (Residential and Nursing) settings

My presentation will be around the training of Unregistered Practitioners in Care Home (Residential and Nursing) settings. I will be presenting data on the work I have already carried out and its impact, but the majority of the workshop will be practical ‘How to’ deliver education and sharing the resources I have developed. Learning outcomes:…


In-Patient Diabetes Specialist Nurse, East Kent Hospitals University Foundation Trust
11:20 - 12:15

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

12:15 - 12:45

The “Perfect” Appointment

The aim of this session is to provide visitors with an insight into what makes a motivational appointment with the patient and HCP point of view via a number of roleplay scenarios. With appointment time at a premium, it is important that patients feel empowered to come with their own agenda and responsibility to ‘run’ the…


PWD (Grumpy Pumper)
Consultant Physician, Diabetes and Endocrinology, PHNT
12:50 - 13:20

Diabetes Management – Considerations for patients with serious mental health/ learning disability

This workshop aims to highlight the considerations that need to be made when managing patients with a serious mental illness or learning disability who also have diabetes. Through case studies and group discussion attendees will gain an understanding of some of the complexities that can arise in managing this group of patients. This workshop is…


Deputy Chief Pharmacist, Northumberland Tyne and Wear
13:20 - 15:15

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

15:45 - 16:40

NETWORKING & EXHIBITION

16:40 - 17:10

Safety Awareness in giving 3rd Party insulin injections, Reducing NSIs in hospital and community setting

Healthcare worker safety – Injecting Insulin in a hospital setting or care home. The session addresses Needle stick injury awareness (NSI) and the risks associated with NSIs. It explores the use of safety needle devices and the supporting legislation available to protect healthcare workers injecting insulin patients in a home care setting, hospital and or…


Amanda Epps
Lead Diabetes Specialist Nurse, Medway NHS Foundation Trust and Founder of the DSN forum UK
17:15 - 17:45

Sexual Dysfunction in Women – the psychosocial burden

Female sexual health remains a much-neglected area in diabetes clinical medicine however it is important for psychological and social well-being as well as reproductive function. Sexual health issues for women go beyond pre-conception care and pregnancy. Given the complex nature of diabetes and its complications in terms of the physical and psychological issues involved, it…


PhD, CPsychol, AFBPsS Health Psychologist, Bournemouth University
Dr Darryl Meeking
Consultant Endocrinologist, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
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