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Diabetes Study Group 1 – diagnosis, classification, individualisation and what next after metformin

Select your preferred date and time below [£58.80 per session]:

Agenda

Diagnostic Dilemmas and Classification Conundrums

  • Type 1 diabetes, type 2 diabetes and type 3c diabetes
  • Gestational diabetes
  • Latent autoimmune diabetes in adults
  • Monogenic diabetes

At the heart of diabetes

  • Managing diabetes and co-existing cardiovascular disease – new guidelines and therapies

One size does not fit all

  • Individualising HbA1c targets in diabetes
  • De-escalating diabetes therapy in the frail older person

Navigating the post-metformin melange

  • The 6 “P”s of Prescribing
  • What next after metformin?

Dr Kevin Fernando
Education Director

My name is Kevin Fernando and I am a part-time GP Partner with specialist interests in medical education and diabetes based at North Berwick Health Centre, near Edinburgh.

I am Education Director of GPnotebook Education – a new series of primary care update courses for all primary care professionals including GPs, GP specialist trainees, medical students, practice nurses, nurse practitioners, nursing students, pharmacists and paramedic practitioners.

I am a GP Educational Supervisor and have been actively involved in medical education for over 15 years. I have been elected to Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and also the Academy of Medical Educators for my contributions to medical education and diabetes.

Information

Places

To ensure sessions remain sufficiently interactive and educationally rewarding, the number places will be strictly limited to 30 users.

Delivered via Zoom

Study groups will be delivered via the Zoom online video platform  available for desktop computers (webcam required) or mobile devices. It is important to sign-up to Zoom in advance of the session.