11th North West Diabetes & Cardiovascular Update: 26 Nov 2014
Wednesday 26th November 2014
De Vere Whites, Reebok Stadium, De Havilland Way, Bolton, BL6 6SF
CPD accreditation (5 points) applied for.
To reserve your place email: Lipid Clinic or fax: 0161 276 3630
08.45 – 09.15 Registration
09.15 – 09.20 Welcome
Session 1 Chair: Dr Naveed Younis
09.20 – 10.00 Managing obesity in diabetes and how to deploy our therapeutic options. Dr Akheel Syed, Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist, Salford Royal Hospital, Salford.
10.00 – 10.40 Bariatric surgery: indications, choice, guidelines and it’s role in managing type 2 diabetes. Professor Basil Ammori, Professor in Surgery, University of Manchester, Manchester.
10.40 – 11.10 Tea & Coffee
Session 2 Chair: Dr Handrean Soran
11.10 – 11.50 Diabetes in the elderly, institutionalised patients and end of life care. Dr Naveed Younis, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, University Hospital of South Manchester, Manchester.
11.50 – 12.30 X-PERT diabetes programme – A South Manchester Perspective. Helen Tyrer, Podiatrist, University Hospital South Manchester & Amy Griffiths, Community Dietician for Long Term Conditions, University Hospital of South Manchester.
12.30 – 13.30 Lunch & Networking
Session 3 Dr Naveed Younis
13.30 – 14.15 Glucose lowering and cardiovascular events: interpretation of the DPP4 trials. Professor Kausik Ray, Professor of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention, St George’s University Hospital, London.
14.15 – 14.55 New national and international lipid modification guidelines and their clinical impact illustrated by case presentations. Dr Handrean Soran, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation trust, Manchester.
14.55 – 15.35 Insulin pump: Indications, guidelines and evidence. Dr Lalantha Leelarathna, Consultant Physician and Diabetologist, Diabetes Centre, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester.
Organised by Dr Handrean Soran & Dr Naveed Younis
The organisers will not receive speaker honorarium or any other fee for chairing the sessions and organising the meeting