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2nd British Diabetic Neuropathy Symposium



0915-0925            Welcome and Introduction, Dr Dinesh Selvarajah, and Richard Lane OBE, Brand Ambassador to Diabetes UK

0925- 0935           What the past tells us about the future in Diabetic Neuropathy, Dr Peter Watkins, Retd Consultant Diabetologist, Kings College Hospital, London, UK

0935 - 0955          Setting the Scene: Pathogenesis and Phenotyping of Painful DN, Dr Dinesh Selvarajah, University of Sheffield, UK

0955 - 1030          Diagnostic approach of patients with non-diabetic painful peripheral neuropathies, Dr Panagiotis Zis:   Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

1030 – 1055         Coffee and Refreshments

1055 - 1130          Contemporary perspective on pharmacological management of Diabetic Neuropathic Pain.


1130 - 1210          New and emerging treatments for painful diabetic neuropathy, Prof Praveen Anand, Imperial College, London, UK

1210 - 1220          Discussions and Questions from the audience

1220 - 1315          Lunch

1315 - 1350          Endpoints for pain trials and which endpoints should be used in the future., Prof Niels Ejskjaer, Aalborg University Hospital, Denmark

1350 - 1450          Workshops:  Dr Pinto/ Dr Plunkett: Running MDT pain clinics and neuromodulation

Dr Jordi Cera; Neurophysiological studies – When is it required and how to interpret them?

1450– 1515          Coffee break

1515 – 1545         Clinical cases, Dr Prashant Vas, Consultant Diabetologist, King’s College Hospital, London

1545- 1625           Human pain channelopathies', Dr David Bennett, University of Oxford, UK

1625-1630            Closing address 



Registration is free, but places are limited!