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We are pleased to invite you to attend 5th Bedford Diabetes Study Day

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Following the success of previous four Study Days, we are pleased to invite you to attend 5th Bedford Diabetes Study Day. This one-day medical education meeting will again bring together a notable faculty of diabetes experts from Bedford and beyond and we very much hope you will be able to join us on Thursday, 30th Jan 2020 for what promises to be a very informative meeting. The Day will be of relevance to all healthcare professionals with an interest in diabetes care working in hospital or community setting.

The venue is very easily accessible and is renowned for excellent catering.

The meeting has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 6 category 1 (external) CPD credits (CPD Code 126634).

Who should attend?

• Diabetes Consultants and trainees looking for the latest updates

• Consultants and trainees involved in Acute/General Medicine take

• Acute medicine specialists

• General Physicians

• Nurses, Pharmacists and Healthcare professionals who have an interest in diabetes

Places at the event are limited and cost £60 per delegate (including lunch and refreshments) and will be offered on a first come, first served basis.

Please note that there will be an admin chage of £5.27 if booked through this website which will be waived if paid in cash or through PayPal (please use email address rajeev.kumar@bedfordhospital.nhs.uk to make PayPal payment and use the link “send money to friend and family” stating your name, hospital address, contact number and dietary requirement and drop us an email once payment is made).

08:45 Registration and Tea/Coffee

09:15 Welcome and Introduction

Mr Paul Tisi, Medical Director, Bedford Hospital, Bedford

Dr Rajeev Kumar, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Bedford

Session 1

09:30 Individualised diabetes care across the ages - Keeping It Safe and Simple

Dr Asif Humayun, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Milton Keynes University Hospital, Milton Keynes

10:15 Pumping Insulin: Everything You Need to know about Insulin Pump

Ms Sara Hartnell, Lead Diabetes Dietitian, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Cambridge

11:00 Tea and Coffee

Session 2

11:15 Hypoglycaemia Unawareness in Diabetes: Are we aware?

Dr Rajeev Kumar, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Bedford

12:00 Improving the delivery of adult diabetes care through integration

Dr Nicholas Morrish, Consultant Diabetologist, Diabetes Clinical Lead (East of England Clinical Networks), Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Bedford

Mrs Julia Pledger, Nurse Consultant-Diabetes, Bedfordshire Integrated Community Diabetes Service, Bedford

12:45 NHS Diabetes Prevention Program – Can we reduce numbers of people developing Diabetes?

Dr Sanhita Chakrabarti, Clinical Lead for Long Term Conditions, Bedfordshire CCG

Dr Shashidhar Ponnala, GP lead for Diabetes, Bedfordshire CCG

13:15 Lunch and Networking

Session 3

14:00 Protecting the Skin you're in: Managing Diabetes Related Skin Conditions

Dr Katya Burova, Consultant Dermatologist, Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Bedford & Professor in Dermatology, The Medical Institute of Postgraduate training, Moscow, Russia

14:45 When Viagra Doesn’t Work: Diabetes and erectile dysfunction; Can it be reversed?

Mr Nikhil Vasdev, Consultant Urological Surgeon, Lister Hospital (East and North Herts NHS Trust) and Watford General Hospital (West Herts NHS Trust)

Ms Carol Edmunds, Nurse Consultant -Urology, North West Anglia NHS Foundation Trust, Hinchingbrooke

15:30 Tea and Coffee

Session 4

15:45 SGLT2 inhibitors in Diabetic Kidney Disease: A new era in renoprotective medicine? The Nephrologist's Point of view

Dr Andrew Frankel, Consultant Physician and Nephrologist, Charing Cross Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London

16:30 Feedback and Close

Dr Rajeev Kumar, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Bedford

For enquiries:

The Bedford Diabetes Study Day Team

Ms Laila Khubeize (AAU Secretary)

Department of Acute Medicine

Bedford Hospital, Bedford MK42 9DJ

Phone: 01234 730 419 Fax: 01234 792 655

Email: Laila.Khubeize@bedfordhospital.nhs.uk

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Venue website:

https://www.kingshousebedford.org/home

Parking should be available on site but if its full, you may park at Park and Ride car park (Elstow, Bedford MK42 9XF), which offers free parking. The meeting venue is about 0.6 miles from the Park and ride and takes less than 15 minutes to walk. Alternatively if you decide to take a bus it is only a 2 minutes ride (please get off at Technology House stop which is right outside King's House). For information on this service please visit ; http://www.bedford.gov.uk/transport_and_streets/public_transport/park__ride.aspx

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