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Spring Meeting Programme

Thursday 23rd April

Session time Session title
18:00 ABCD AGM
18:45 The John Wales Memorial Lecture 2020 Dr. Jonathan Bodansky, Leeds
19:30 Drinks Reception and Presentation of the Rowan Hillson Insulin Safety Award
20:00 Dinner

Friday 24th April

09.00 – 10.30 Session 1

Session Chairs: TBC

Session time Session title
09:00 Real-life and observational studies of diabetes medications: just junk? Professor Philip Home, Newcastle upon Tyne
09:45 A year in Diabetes related Nephropathy Professor Tahseen Chowdhury, London
Dr. Adnan Sharif, Birmingham
10:30 Tea, coffee and posters

11.00 – 13.00 Session 2

Session Chairs: TBC

Session time Session title
11:00 Paradigm shift in Diagnosis of type 1 diabetes Professor Polly Bingley, Bristol
11:45 Exercise in Type 1 diabetes - are we advising patients correctly? Dr. Parth Narendran, Birmingham
12:15 Sponsored Symposium To Be Confirmed
13:00 Lunch & Posters

14.00 – 16.00 Session 3

Session Chairs: TBC

Session time Session title
14:00 Speed orals from four selected abstracts
14.00 - Which baseline characteristics predict response to canagliflozin? Updates results from the ABCD nationwide canagliflozin audit, Thomas Crabtree

14.15 - The relative efficacy of glucagon-like peptide-1 analogues at different baseline levels of glycosylated haemoglobin in type 2 diabetes mellitus – systematic review and meta-analysis, Ali Al Jumaah

14.30 - Patterns of autoimmunity of genetically defined adult onset type 1 diabetes are different above and below 30 years of age, without impacting on presentation, Nicholas Thomas

14.45 - Diabetes Healthcare Professional perspectives on do-it-yourself artificial pancreas systems: Results of the Diabetes Technology Network UK national survey 2019, Thomas Crabtree
15:00 Audit and workforce updates Dr. Bob Ryder, Birmingham
Dr. Stella George, Stevenage
15:00 SpR Parallel Workshop 1 15.00 - 15.30
Meeting Room 1 - Clinical conundrums: Gastroparesis, Stephen Thomas & DKA dilemmas, Ketan Dhatariya

Meeting Room 2 – How do I….set up a service in the modern NHS? Vijay Jayagopal
Dr. Stephen Thomas, London
Professor Ketan Dhatariya, Norwich
Dr. Vijay Jayagopal, York
15:30 ABCD workstream update ABCD Executive To Be Confirmed
15:30 SpR Parallel Workshop 2 15.30 - 16.00
Meeting Room 1 – How do I do….. research? Parth Narendran

Meeting Room 2 – How do I do …. Leadership? Dev Singh
Dr. Parth Narendran, Birmingham
Professor Baldev M Singh, Wolverhampton
16:00 Tea, coffee and posters

16.30 – 17.30 Session 4

Session Chairs: TBC

Session time Session title
16:30 Debate: Cardiologists should not routinely prescribe SGLT2i medications To Be Confirmed
17:15 Prizes and Close



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