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Diabetes Study Group 2 – prevention, CKD, peripheral neuropathy, and co-morbidities

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

Agenda

Preventing is better than treating

  • Identifying those at high risk of diabetes using QDiabetes-2018
  • Cardiometabolic risk and severe mental illness

Diabetes “Bites”

  • Periodontal health and diabetes
  • Dermatological complications of diabetes
  • Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and diabetes
  • Diabetic retinopathy practice pearls
  • Diabetes and thyroid disease
  • Diabetes and Addison’s disease

Diabetes Unfiltered

  • The primary care management of diabetes and co-existing chronic kidney disease (CKD)
  • Reducing the progression of CKD – new guidelines and therapies

Diabetic denervated

  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Autonomic neuropathy

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.