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Safe management of the surgical patient with diabetes – Thursday, 12th July  10:00am-4:05pm 


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE


This is a day meeting organised by the Endocrinology & Diabetes Section of the Royal Society of Medicine in association with NHS Diabetes. Speakers include Anna Morton, Director of NHS Diabetes, Dr Gerry Rayman, National Clinical Lead for Inpatient Diabetes and Dr Rowan Hillson, National Clinical Director for Diabetes – see the programme below or download the event flyer for more details.
 

Programme

Here are some of the topic area that will be covered on the day.


  • Introduction: Anna Morton, Director, NHS Diabetes and Kidney Care
  • Setting the scene: Inpatient diabetes care: Dr Gerry Rayman, National Clinical Lead, Ipswich
  • Critical Incidents with peri-operative insulin: June James, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Leicester; David Garret, NHS Commissioning Board, Patient Safety
  • Why do we need this national guidance? What's in the guideline: Ketan Dhataryia, Consultant Physician, Norwich
  • The Alberti Regime - the cornerstone of the perioperative management of the surgical patient with diabetes: Professor George Hall, Professor of Anaesthesia, St George's Hospital
  • Methods of glycaemic control in the 21st century: Dr Nicholas Levy, Consultant Anaesthetist, Bury St Edmunds
  • The role of day surgery and preoperative assessment in improving the management of the surgical patient with diabetes: Dr Rachel Morris, Consultant Anaesthetist, Norfolk and Norwich Hospital
  • Experience of implementing the guidelines: Kath Higgins, Consultant Physician, Leicester
  • Case presentations
  • How do we get national implementation: Panel Discussion: Dr Rowan Hillson, National Clinical Director for Diabetes,Dr Peter Nightingale, President of RCA,Prof Cliff Sherman, Southampton representing RCS Dr Kath Higgins, Leicester

Registration

If you are interested in attending thisevent please  Register online here or download the registration form (NHS diabetes)