Spring Meeting 2018 Draft Programme

Wednesday 23rd May 2018

 

Registration

18.00

ABCD AGM

18.45 Rowan Hillson Insulin Safety Awards 2018

19.00

The John Wales Memorial Lecture

19.45

Drinks reception and dinner

Thursday 24th May 2018

09.00 – 10.30

SESSION 1: STATE OF THE ART

09.00

Diabetes & vascular disease, speaker tbc. 

09.30

The Concept Trial and management of diabetes in pregnancy in 2017Professor Helen Murphy, Cambridge

10.00 The CIRTED trial and optimal management of TED, Professor Peter Taylor, Cardiff.

10.30

Tea, coffee and posters.

11.00 – 12.30

SESSION 2 

11.00

T3 or not T3 - is there a role for T3 within standard regimes for hyperthyroidism, Professor Graham Leese, Dundee.

11.30

Speed orals x 4

12.30

Lunch and posters.

13.30 - 15.00

SESSION 3       

13.30

ABCD audit update, Dr Bob Ryder, Birmingham.

13.45 Workforce update, Dr Stella George, Stevenage.

14.00

Diabetes & stroke, Professor Matthew Walters, Glasgow.

14.30

Diabetes & the heart, Professor Mark Kearney, Leeds.

15.00

Tea, coffee and posters.

15.30 – 16.30

SESSION 4

15.30 

Diabetes surgery - prime time versus pitfalls, speaker tbc.

16.00

Diet is the new treatment for Type 2 DM, Professor Roy Taylor, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

16.30

Meeting closes.