ABCD Spring Meeting 2007

Event Date: 
Thursday, 17 May, 2007


Wednesday 16th May

Annual General Meeting 

Political slot : Professor David Barnett – ABCD and NICE


Thursday 17th May

9 - 10 :  Preliminary results of ABCD-DUK Specialist Service Consultant survey and review of Diabetologist Scoping Project – What is the future role of specialist diabetes physicians?

Dr Peter Winocour, ABCD and Dr Ken MacLeod, Associate Dean, Peninsula Medical School


10-10.45 : Non-invasive assessment of CHD and its role in silent CHD in Diabetes

Dr Raj Khattar, Consultant Cardiologist, Manchester Heart Centre


10.45-11.30 : Coffee and Posters


11.30-1.00 : Debate: Inhaled Insulin is an expensive waste of breath 

Proposed – Dr Ian Gallen; Opposed – Professor Steve Gough


1.00-2.00 : Lunch and Posters


2 – 2.45 : Update on driving and diabetes

Professor Brian Frier, Edinburgh Royal Infirmary


2.45-3.00 : ABCD SpR Award 2006: Classification of renal disease status using estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate in diabetes

Dr Varadarajan Baskar


3.00 – 3.45 : Psychology support in adult diabetes care – A luxury or a necessity 

Dr Andy Keen, Clinical Psychologist, Aberdeen


3.45-4.30: Hot Topic : Gliptins and Incretins

Invited Overseas Speaker – Professor Michael Nauck 


4.30 : Close of meeting and tea

Event taxonomy: 
Clinical taxonomy: 
Cardiovascular, Chronic kidney disease, Treatments for diabetes

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