Diabetes Developments National Networking Forum, Leeds

Diabetes Developments National Networking Forum, Leeds
£49 + VAT 4 CPD Hours
Leeds Marriott Hotel
Mon 1 Jul 2024 08:30-16:40

Focused technology updates and practical advice to take back to your diabetes service 

This networking conference will engage and inspire you to improve your practice and fill the gaps in your team. Packed with educational presentations, expert speakers and valuable networking time, this one-stop-shop event will provide you with all the knowledge you need to tackle the latest diabetes technology developments in 2024.

With thanks to our industry partners:


Benefit from national technology updates, practical support and immersive discussions to improve diabetes management

This progressive NHS conference has been specially designed for diabetes NHS professionals who are looking to optimise their diabetes care delivery. 

Join us in Leeds to focus on: 

  • Type 2 Diabetes and Continuous Glucose Monitoring 
  • Real-World CGM data interpretation 
  • Adapting your service in line with new technology demands 
  • Starting people on HCL from diagnosis 
  • Using Hybrid Closed Loop in pregnancy 
  • Supporting people with exercise and their HCL systems 
  • Safe guidance for young adults using HCL
  • Navigating the psychological impact of new technologies

A diabetes technology update for you: 4 CPD Hours

Designed for all members of secondary care, diabetes multi-disciplinary teams. Take time away from your role to benefit from: 

  • Expert presentations delivered by key-thought leaders  
  • Real-world examples providing practical advice and guidance  
  • Panel question and answer sessions to develop your learning 
  • Networking and discussion with your peers 
  • CPD certificate for your professional development

With thanks to our industry partners

SBK Healthcare would like to thank Advanced Therapeutics (UK)Air Liquide, Dexcom, Medtronic, Medtrum and MyLife Diabetes Care for sponsoring this unique forum.

Invitation to sponsor

This interactive event is a great opportunity for providers of diabetes technology and treatments to support healthcare professionals. If you sponsor this forum, you will be a fundamental part of the agenda, moderating the discussions, presenting in the dedicated ‘industry partners showcase’ plus exhibiting and networking during the break times. To find out more about all the engagement and branding opportunities available in the full sponsorship package, please email Sarah Kemm or call Sarah on 01732 897788.



8:30
Registration and networking
9:00
Chair’s opening remarks and introductions
Dr Carolyn Chee, Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology and Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and University of Nottingham
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
9:10
Optimising the use of Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Type 2 Diabetes
  • Understanding the latest guidance and criteria: who is eligible for CGM?
  • Overcoming access and implementation barriers: how to reduce inequality
  • Case study examples: understanding the lessons learnt and benefits for people with Type 2 Diabetes
Professor Ramzi Ajjan, Associate Professor and Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology and Regional CRN Lead for Metabolic and Endocrine Research, University of Leeds and The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
9:35
CGM data interpretation: Type 2 Diabetes real-world examples explored
  • Navigating different CGM data downloads: where to look for the information you need
  • Engaging people with Type 2 Diabetes on CGM with their data
  • Worked examples: improving clinical outcomes in different scenarios
Professor Ramzi Ajjan, Associate Professor and Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology and Regional CRN Lead for Metabolic and Endocrine Research, University of Leeds and The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust
10:00
Questions and answers with your speakers
10:10
Industry partners showcase 1: Latest developments in diabetes
Featuring Advanced Therapeutics, Air Liquide, Dexcom, Medtronic and Ypsomed
10:45
Networking break
Streamlining your diabetes service
11:05
Starting people on Hybrid Closed Loop
  • Service implications for starting patients on HCL at diagnosis: benefits and challenges
  • Maximising your teams’ capacity for data reviews
  • Case studies explored: results and implications of starting HCL
Anne-Marie Frohock, Lead Paediatric Diabetes Dietitian, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Real-world use of Hybrid Closed Loop
11:30
Utilising Hybrid Closed Loop effectively for diabetes in pregnancy
  • Understanding the latest trial data and practical application for your service
  • Supporting women on HCL during pregnancy
  • Real-world evidenced outcomes: pregnancy and pre-conception care
Cathy Campbell, Diabetes Technology Specialist Midwife, Leicester Diabetes Centre, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust
11:55
Questions and answers with your speakers
12:05
Interactive discussion: Sharing best practice for meeting increasing demands on your service
  • How are you adapting your team to implement the latest guidelines on HCL?
  • What are your main challenges and how are you working to overcome them?
  • Share your good practice approaches which have helped your service
12:25
Industry partners showcase 2: Latest developments in diabetes
Featuring Advanced Therapeutics, Air Liquide, Dexcom, Medtronic and Ypsomed
12:50
Networking lunch
Hybrid Closed Loop – learning on the loops
1:50
Supporting people on HCL improve glucose control around exercise
  • Exploring the impact that Hybrid Closed Loop systems have on exercise management
  • Preparing and pre-setting for exercise: guidance and considerations for different technologies
  • Glucose control and physical activity examples using devices: measuring the outcomes
Amy Jolley, Diabetes Specialist Dietitian, Salford Care Organisation, Northern Care Alliance
2:15
Providing safe support and guidance for young adults on HCL
  • Exploring nuances and challenges for young adults with diabetes technology
  • Supporting young people transition with HCL from paediatric to adult diabetes care
Dr Reza Zaidi, Consultant Diabetologist & Lead for Transition and Young Adult Diabetes Care - Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and National Clinical Lead at NHS England - National Transition & Young Adult Diabetes Pilot Programme
2:40
Questions and answers with your speakers
2:50
Interactive discussion: Overcoming the challenges and barriers surrounding diabetes technology
  • Which challenges do you currently have in your consultations?
  • How are you working to improve your patients’ engagement with technology?
  • How are you working towards achieving financial and technological equity to combat digital poverty?
3:10
Networking break
Psychological Support for Diabetes Technology
3:20
Supporting your patients with the psychological impact of diabetes and diabetes technology
  • Navigating the psychological challenges of living with diabetes and using technology
  • Providing psychological support within your diabetes consultations and implementing structured psychological support
  • Case studies explored: overcoming the challenges to improve psychological and diabetes related outcomes
Samina Hassan, Lead Psychological Therapist in Diabetes, Homerton Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
3:45
Real-World Perspective: Hybrid Closed Loop experiences explored
  • Patient experience of HCL: what has been helpful and unhelpful
  • Exploring the benefits of peer support
  • Considerations for healthcare professionals from first-hand experience
Fiona Martin, Person Living with Type 1 Diabetes
4:10
Questions and answers with your speakers
4:30
Chair’s closing remarks
4:40
Close of day

Engage in person with your skilled, knowledgeable and inspiring speakers

Dr Carolyn Chee

Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology and Honorary Clinical Assistant Professor
Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust and University of Nottingham

Professor Ramzi Ajjan

Associate Professor and Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology and Regional CRN Lead for Metabolic and Endocrine Research
University of Leeds and The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Anne-Marie Frohock

Lead Paediatric Diabetes Dietitian
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Cathy Campbell

Diabetes Technology Specialist Midwife
Leicester Diabetes Centre, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust

Amy Jolley

Diabetes Specialist Dietitian
Salford Care Organisation, Northern Care Alliance

Dr Reza Zaidi

Consultant Diabetologist & Lead for Transition and Young Adult Diabetes Care and National Clinical Lead
Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and NHS England - National Transition & Young Adult Diabetes Pilot Programme

Samina Hassan

Lead Psychological Therapist in Diabetes
Homerton Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
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Fiona Martin

Person Living with Type 1 Diabetes

Attendees

This forum is part of the Diabetes National Networking Forum series which has been attended by Diabetes Service Leads, Consultants in Diabetes and Endocrinology, Lead Diabetes Specialist Nurses and Diabetes Specialist Nurses. 

One dedicated day of learning and networking, here are just some comments from previous attendees:

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"A good event, the speakers were all knowledgeable and engaging with interesting content"
- Specialist Dietician, Mersey and West Lancashire Teaching NHS Hospital Trust
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"I have really enjoyed the day. I can see that lots of event planning has gone into the day. Great host and lots of opportunity for everyone to engage and intereact"
- Specialist Dietician, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust
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"Glad to be able to attend. Informative, honest and open discussions"
- Diabetes Specialist Nurse, Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board
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"Very good topics, excellent presentations"
- Doctor, Liverpool University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
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"Very positive experience, good to meet other professionals and share ideas"
- Paediatrics Diabetes Specialist Nurse, Alder Hey Children's NHS Foundation Trust
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"All the speakers were really good, informative, current and thought provoking. I will definitely take away the information and implement relevant bits in my practice to help my patients"
- Specialist Diabetes Dietician, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

A one day conference dedicated to learning and networking

  • £49 + VAT - one NHS or Public Sector Place

SBK Healthcare is pleased to offer the special attendance fee of £49+VAT to all NHS professionals. If you are in a situation where you do not have the funding, but would like to attend, please do contact Sophie Richardson on 01732 897788.

Commercial companies are invited to sponsor this day please email Sarah Kemm for further details.

Venue details

The Leeds Marriott Hotel

Address: 4 Trevelyan Square, Boar Lane, Leeds LS1 6ET

Tel: 0113 236 6366

The Leeds Marriott Hotel is centrally located. The Trinity car park is situated on the right as you arrive, postcode LS1 4AG.

Nearby:

Bus Station: Leeds City Bus Station

Train Station: Leeds City Railway Station

DirectionsClick here to plan your journey using Google Maps

Accommodation suggestions: You can book your bedroom directly with the hotel using the above contact details (SBK Healthcare does not facilitate accommodation bookings). The venue is centrally located and there are a number of alternative places to stay. Availability for alternative accommodation can be identified by searching online, for example www.trivago.co.uk or www.uk.hotels.com and inputting the address and date of your visit.

Terms and Conditions

Registration fees
You will be sent an instant payment option or invoice on registration. Your payment is required in advance. If your fee has not been received prior to the event, and you are not able to provide a PO or proof of payment, you will be asked to make a credit or debit card payment on the day.
 
Modify registration

To let us know if your details are not correct when you have already registered, please email bookings@sbk-healthcare.co.uk.
 
Cancellations and substitutions

A full refund of fees will be made only for cancellations received within the first 48 hours of the booking being made. Notice of cancellation must be received in writing by emailing the bookings team at SBK Healthcare. Should you need to cancel your registration after this date, the registration fee remains payable in its entirety although a substitution will be accepted and conference documentation will be provided. Substitution attendees for delegates unable to attend after registering are acceptable at any time.
 
Conference changes

It may be necessary for reasons beyond the control of the conference organisers to alter the content, speakers or the timing of the programme. We will endeavour to keep you abreast of such changes but any unavoidable change to the format will not constitute a reason to refund the fee. Should the event be postponed, we will endeavour to reschedule the event. If, for reasons beyond the control of the conference organiser, the event is cancelled, a full refund will be made. We do not accept any liability for any incurred costs resulting from a postponement or cancellation.
 
Certificate of attendance

A certificate for Continuing Professional Development will be given to every attendee, as a record of continuing professional training and development.
 
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Adding their unique perspectives, we are pleased to welcome our industry partners


The ACE (Alternate Controller Enabled) Dana-I Insulin Pump offered by ATUK, features the unique ability to securely connect to a smartphone via ultra-low energy Bluetooth to facilitate fast and reliable insulin management via the user or artificial pancreas algorithm.


Supporting over 40,000 people living with diabetes around the world, Air Liquide Healthcare is the authorised distributor of Tandem Diabetes Care’s innovative t:slim X2™ Insulin Pump. The latest version of the t:slim X2™ features Control-IQ™ - advanced hybrid closed-loop technology designed to help increase time in range.


At Dexcom, we believe that with diabetes, knowledge is power, we’ve spent the last 20 years innovating and developing simpler and better ways for people with type 1 diabetes to measure, track and manage their diabetes. We’ve launched the world’s first real-time CGM system and helped to eliminate more than 11 billion fingersticks.


Medtronic innovate solutions that treat more than 70 health conditions, from Parkinson’s to diabetes. Their healthcare technologies transform the lives of two people every second.


mylife Loop is an automated insulin delivery system that runs from your smartphone, linking the mylife YpsoPump insulin pump, the mylife CamAPS FX algorithm and the choice of either the Dexcom G6 or FreeStyle Libre 3 Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System. mylife Loop is the only HCL system licenced for use in pregnancy and in people aged 1 and over.


Medtrum is dedicated to simplifying the management of diabetes. We develop and deliver medical devices that aim to meet the needs of people with diabetes and create tools to support healthcare professionals whilst exploring the frontiers in artificial pancreas research.

Why sponsor a Diabetes National Networking Forum

Our role at SBK Healthcare is to bring industry together with healthcare professionals so that you can educate and inform your audience. These trail-blazing diabetes delivery forums offer dedicated presentations, Q&A, networking and discussion time, each sponsor will be fully immersed into the event and able to effectively engage with your NHS audience.

Interested in having your own event, managed by us?

SBK Healthcare also provides in-house forums. Working closely with you as the client we can research, produce, market and deliver the conference or online forum that best suits the audience and meets your goals.

Reach out today

If you would like more information on our sponsorship options an in-house forum or if you wish to discuss your needs and what solutions may be appropriate for your business, please contact:
Sarah Kemm
Contact: 01732 897788
Email: sarah.kemm@sbk-healthcare.co.uk

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