Programme

Tuesday 3rd December 2019
The Royal College of Physicians, London, UK

Chairs:

Caroline Sayer
Chair of Haverstock Healthcare,
London, UK
Dr Stephanie Baldeweg
Consultant Diabetologist,
UCLH, London, UK
Caroline Smith
GP Trainer/GP appraiser,
Brighton GP VTS Programme Director,
Ouse Valley Practice, West Sussex, UK

 

Professor Derek Yellon
Professor of Molecular & Cellular Cardiology, University College London;
Director of the Hatter Cardiovascular Institute at UCL Hospitals & Medical School, London, UK
Dr Richard Horton
Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet, London, UK
Professor John Cunningham
Professor of Nephrology, University College London Medical School and The Royal Free Hospital;
Honorary Fellowship, Trinity Hall, University of Cambridge, UK

Tuesday 3rd December - Morning

08:00
Badge Collection and Coffee

09:30
The global burden of diabetes.
Professor Kausik Ray
Imperial College, London, UK

10:10
New therapy for the treatment of type 2 diabetes – the role for primary care.
Dr Kevin Fernando
General Practitioner, North Berwick, UK

10:50
Break.

11:15
A diabetologist's view of new anti-diabetic therapy.
Dr Miles Fisher
Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Scotland

11:55
Obesity, diabetes and blood pressure: which are the villains?
Professor Mike Lean
University of Glasgow, Scotland

Tuesday 3rd December - Afternoon

12:35
Lunch

13:30
Diabetes & pregnancy – what I need to know.
Dr Sarita Naik
UCLH

14:10
Sleep apnoea – whom should I refer for assessment?
Professor John Wilding
University of Liverpool, UK

14:50
Diabetes and CKD management: what I need to know.
Professor Nigel Brunskill
University of Leicester, UK

15:30
Break.

15:55
Sizing up the patient for bariatric surgery – whom should I refer and what are the outcomes?
Professor Rachel Batterham
University College London, UK

16:35
Is primary care ready for precision medicine, an if so, is precision medicine ready for primary care?
Professor Sir Bruce Keogh
Past Medical Director, NHS; Chair of Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust

17:15
Close.


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