Diabetes Masterclass Educational Series - The Importance of Weight Management in Type 2 Diabetes
ABCD, YDEF and Lilly have partnered to provide a virtual education programme for specialists working in diabetes.
The Diabetes Masterclass Educational Series has been organised and funded by Eli Lilly & Company, developed in partnership with ABCD and YDEF.
The webinar series provides regular updates on relevant topics to support those delivering diabetes services. Watch the webinar on-demand below.
The Importance of Weight Management in Type 2 Diabetes
Professor Vinod Patel
MD FRCP MRCGP DRCOG FHEA
Vinod is Professor in Diabetes and Clinical Skills at Warwick Medical School, University of Warwick. He is also Honorary Consultant Physician in Endocrinology and Diabetes, Acute Medicine and Medical Obstetrics at the George Eliot Hospital NHS Trust in Nuneaton, Warwickshire. He is also Clinical Director for Diabetes for NHS England and Improvement (West Midlands).
His doctorate was on Haemodynamic Factors in the Pathogenesis of Diabetic Retinopathy generated multiple papers. Whilst his specialist area of research was prevention of diabetic complications, he has a passion for clinical diabetes care. He is jointly qualified in Hospital Medicine and General Practice and has this has allowed him to work relatively seamlessly across the primary care/secondary care interface and improve effectiveness in delivery of diabetes care for the local Community.
His Diabetes Care Team was instrumental in developing the “Alphabet Strategy” for patient-centred, evidence-based, multi-professional diabetes care. This preventative and treatment-orientated strategy has been taught in numerous courses and seminars across UK with multiple international presentations at conferences.
This content has been organised and funded by Eli Lilly & Company, developed in partnership with ABCD and YDEF.
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