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  CVD & Diabetes London: 11 September 2019

 

Date: Wednesday 11 September 2019
Location: London Holiday Inn, Kensington

 

8.45

Registration, refreshments and networking

9.15

 

Chairs opening Speech

 

Dr Roger Henderson, GP and health broadcaster

9.30

Which diet: controversies and developments in the role of diet and lifestyle to manage type 2 diabetes

 

·         How to put Type 2 diabetes into remission

·         Pros and cons: carbs, fat, calorie restriction and other diets

·         One size fits all? A person-centered approach

 

Dr Rachel Pryke, GP and clinical champion for nutrition and health, RCGP

10.15

Diabetes Guidelines Updates 2019: What do GPs need to know?

·         European Association for study of diabetes updates

·         Diabetes Footcare overview

·         How to put guidelines into practice

·         American Diabetes Association updates

Dr Ana Pokrajac, consultant diabetologist and clinical lead for diabetes and chronic kidney disease, Diabetes UK

10.45

Statins: where are we now?

 

Dr Jim Moore, GPSI cardiology, Gloucestershire Heart Failure service and member of the National Heart Failure Audit Steering group

 

11.15

Refreshment break and exhibition

The seminar room will be closed during this time

11.45

The new digital era: Empowering patients with simple tools

 

·         Accessibility and funding for your practice

·         Best apps and gadgets for patients

·         Emerging technology

 

Dr Roger Henderson, GP and health broadcaster

12.15

Type 1 Diabetes

 

Speaker to be confirmed

 

13.00

Lunch, exhibition and networking

The seminar room will be closed during this time

13.50

Atrial Fibrillation

 

Prof Ahmet Fuat, GPSI cardiology darlington and president of the Primary Care Cardiovascular Society

14.30

Hypertension guidelines debrief 2019: What do GPs need to know?

 

·         Diagnosis and management of hypertension to prevent CVD

·         Latest NICE guidelines on hypertension

·         Case studies

 

Dr Mark Glover, Specialist Physician in Hypertension, British Hypertension Society

 

15.05

Heart Failure

 

Prof Ahmet Fuat, GPSI cardiology darlington and president of the Primary Care Cardiovascular Society

15.50

Refreshment break and exhibition

The seminar room will be closed during this time

 

16.15

Pharmacological interventions to slow progression of cardiovascular complications

 

Dr Shabana Ali,GP and clinical lead for cardiology,Southdene Surgery

 

16.45

Making the most impact in 10 minutes

·         Our chair will provide a list of the top 10 tips to implement in your practice to maximise patient outcome.

 

Dr Roger Henderson, GP and health broadcaster

17.00

Close of conference

 

Prepared by Cogora 07/05/19

*We would like to thank our exhibitors, sponsors and partners for supporting this meeting. This may include a number of pharmaceutical companies. These companies have only had input into their individual sessions on the programme where clearly labelled.

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