How to use CGM to Improve Clinical Outcomes, Cambridge

How to use CGM to Improve Clinical Outcomes, Cambridge
4 CPD Hours Free
Hilton Cambridge City Centre
Wed 10 Jul 2024

Learn how to interpret and support people with their FreeStyle Libre 2 System data: improving clinical outcomes 

With the increasing uptake of Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Primary Care, this essential, in-person training day will equip GPs, Practice Nurses, Community Diabetes Teams and those HCPs with limited existing knowledge, with the data interpretation skills you require to support people on FreeStyle Libre 2 System and improve their diabetes management. Packed with real-world examples and hands on learning, you will leave with enhanced knowledge and new tools along with the confidence to practically apply them. 


Taking place in Leeds, Walsall, Cambridge and Exeter, choose the location and date that is most convenient to you. Click on the CGM training tab below to view your options, where you will also see the training webinar series which will give you a basic understanding. You can register to view live or on-demand.


With thanks to our industry partner:



Build your confidence with evolving diabetes technology: Continuous Glucose Monitoring

This educational NHS meeting has been specially designed for those who are ready to improve their knowledge of FreeStyle Libre 2 System. With the help of an expert speaker line-up, engaging interactive workshops and stimulating presentations, you will benefit from learning about:  

  • Key clinical benefits and merits of FreeStyle Libre 2 System
  • Implementable processes to support your interpretation
  • Setting up and utilising LibreView: app and desktop review
  • Maximising your consultation: empowering patients with their diabetes and data 
  • Functional use of the Ambulatory Glucose Profile 
  • Barriers of interpretation and how to overcome them

Developed with your learning goals in mind: 4 CPD Hours

Build upon your Continuous Glucose Monitoring experience and benefit from:

  • Expert presentations delivered by a GP, Practice Nurses and a Lead Clinician 
  • Case study workshops delving into the practical elements of data interpretation 
  • Panel question and answer sessions to develop your learning 
  • Networking and discussion with your peers 
  • CPD certificate for your professional development 
  • Complimentary lunch and refreshments

With thanks to Abbott Diabetes Care Division

10:00
Registration and networking
Complimentary refreshments and snacks will be served for all attendees
10:30
Chair’s opening remarks
Sarah Davies, GP with Special Interest in Diabetes, Cardiff
Establishing your base-level knowledge
10:40
Refresh your existing learning and knowledge: significant FreeStyle Libre 2 System insights recap*
  • Clinical benefits: what can you achieve using FreeStyle Libre 2 System?
  • Ambulatory Glucose Profile: what do you need to know?
  • Understanding the 4-step process and the impact on your consultations
  • *Prior to attending you will have received a link to watch our Introduction to CGM for Primary Care webinar series. These webinars will provide you with the background knowledge required for this study day.
Jane Diggle, Specialist Diabetes Nurse Practitioner, College Lane Surgery Ackworth
11:05
Questions and answers with your speaker
Jane Diggle, Specialist Diabetes Nurse Practitioner, College Lane Surgery Ackworth
11:15
Insights and support: FreeStyle Libre 2 System from Abbott’s Diabetes Care Division
11:25
Questions and answers with Abbott
11:30
Networking break
Complimentary refreshments and snacks will be served for all attendees
Getting to grips with data interpretation
11:45
Case study insights: Navigating the essentials of CGM data interpretation in your clinic
  • Utilising the LibreView reports: setting up accounts, reviewing data in the app versus on the desktop, and pre-planning for your consultations with remote access
  • Engaging people with their data: ensuring patients feel secure and encouraging responsibility
  • Tips and tricks to enhance your skills: exploring all eventualities, improving your conversational approach and effectively signposting
Su Down, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Clinical Lead, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
12:10
Questions and answers with your speaker
Su Down, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Clinical Lead, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
12:20
Case-based workshop: Applying your learning to real-world worked examples
  • Do you have a case study, you would like to be reviewed? All examples, submitted prior to the event taking place will be incorporated into these workshops. Please email your case study, ensuring the data is anonymous to enquires@sbk-healthcare.co.uk.
  • This tutorial will put your learning into practice by working through examples, in groups on your tables. Featuring three different case studies, your expert leader will walk you through recognising patterns and understanding the data. This will increase your confidence in supporting your patients who are using FreeStyle Libre 2 System.
Su Down, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Clinical Lead, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust and Jane Diggle, Specialist Diabetes Nurse Practitioner, College Lane Surgery Ackworth
1:05
Networking lunch
A complimentary lunchtime meal will be served for all attendees
Grasping the fundamentals of the Ambulatory Glucose Profile
2:00
Practical guide: Functional use of Ambulatory Glucose Profile in daily clinical practice
  • Navigating the Glucose Insight Profile and establishing what you can see
  • Spotting Ambulatory Glucose Profile patterns: managing insulin timings and variability
  • Overcoming barriers to interpreting Ambulatory Glucose Profile: gaps in data and engagement
Dr Iain Cranston, Consultant Physician (Diabetes & Endocrinology), Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
2:25
Questions and answers with your speaker
Dr Iain Cranston, Consultant Physician (Diabetes & Endocrinology), Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust
2:35
Case-based workshop: Maximising your consultations with enhanced Ambulatory Glucose Profile interpretation skills
  • Do you have a case study, you would like to be reviewed? All examples, submitted prior to the event taking place will be incorporated into these workshops. Please email your case study, ensuring the data is anonymous to enquires@sbk-healthcare.co.uk.
  • This tutorial will put your learning into practice by working through consultation examples, in groups on your tables. Featuring three different case studies, your expert leader will walk you through spotting Ambulatory Glucose Profile patterns with your updated insight. This will increase your confidence in supporting your patients using FreeStyle Libre 2 System with their Ambulatory Glucose Profile.
Dr Iain Cranston, Consultant Physician (Diabetes & Endocrinology), Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust, Jane Diggle, Specialist Diabetes Nurse Practitioner, College Lane Surgery Ackworth & Su Down, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Clinical Lead, Somerset NHS Foundation Trust
3:15
Chair’s closing remarks and close of event

Bringing at wealth of expertise and knowledge

Engage in-person with your skilled, knowledgeable and inspiring speakers.

Your confirmed speaker line-up to date: 

Su Down

Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Clinical Lead
Somerset NHS Foundation Trust

Jane Diggle

Jane Diggle, Specialist Diabetes Nurse Practitioner
College Lane Surgery Ackworth

Sarah Davies

GP Partner, Community Director for Diabetes in Primary Care, All Wales Primary Care Diabetes Lead, Primary Care Diabetes Society Committee Member
Woodlands Medical Centre and Cardiff and Vale UHB

Dr Iain Cranston

Consultant Physician (Diabetes & Endocrinology)
Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

Expected Attendees

This training day is designed for all Primary Care and Community professionals plus those working in Secondary Care with limited existing knowledge. If you see people in your practice with diabetes, take some time out and upskill yourself on FreeStyle Libre 2 System so you have the knowledge and confidence to offer practical support.

Past Attendee Feedback

After 6 years of FreeStyle Libre training for Secondary Care professionals, we are pleased to make this important education accessible to Primary Care. Here are a few comments from other Primary Care professionals who have benefitted from our training:

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It has improved my knowledge on CGM as it was very basic prior to today
- Dudley Group
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Very informative and I learned a lot
- Lakeside New Queen’s St Surgery
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Excellent
- Wolvesley Surgery
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Answered so many questions but left me eager to know more
- Sunderland GP Alliance
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Really good, relevant information. Very organised event. Good location. Thank you
- Hall Green Health
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Excellent speakers with amazing knowledge and passionate about care
- Wyre Forest Network of Independent Practices

Free NHS attendance

  • Free to attend

Although your place is free of charge failure to attend without written cancellation with at least 5 working days’ notice will result in a £100 charge. If your circumstances change and you find yourself no longer able to attend, please can you inform us in writing by emailing the bookings team5 working days prior to the event taking place.

Venue details

Address: Hilton Cambridge City Centre, 20 Downing Street, Cambridge, CB2 3DT

Tel: 01223 464491

The Hilton Cambridge City Centre is just 45 minutes drive from London Stansted Airport and within walking distance of colleges and museums. Self-parking is available on-site at £30 per day, available on a first come first served basis. Cambridge train station is a short walk away, less than a mile.

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.

What happens after you make your booking

Once you have booked your place, SBK Events will correspond with you using the email address you provided at the time of booking and you will be sent a formal confirmation. If you have not received this within 48 hours of making your booking please check your junk folder and then email bookings@sbk-events.co.uk or call 01732 897788. .

Approximately one week prior to the conference you will be sent an email which will include all the final details for attendance on the day, including a final agenda and venue information.

Please inform us by writing to bookings@sbk-events.co.uk if you have any special dietary or other requirements.

Terms and conditions

Certification of attendance

A certificate for Continuing Professional Development will be given to every fully registered participant who completes the course, as a record of your continuing professional training and development.

Registration fees

Although your place is free of charge failure to attend without written cancellation with at least 5 working days’ notice will result in a £100 charge. If your circumstances change and you find yourself no longer able to attend, please can you inform us in writing by emailing the bookings team5 working days prior to the event taking place.

Modify registration

To let us know if your details are not correct when you have already registered, please email the bookings team.

Substitutions

Substitutions for delegates unable to attend after registering are acceptable at any time.

Event 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. 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, we do not accept any liability for any incurred costs resulting from a postponement or cancellation.

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Primary and Secondary Care online and in-person forums

    Webinar 1: Introduction to Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Available on-demand

    Webinar 2: Identifying Eligible Patients for CGM
    Available on-demand

    Webinar 3: Starting Patients on Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Available on-demand

    Webinar 4: Introduction to Data Interpretation for CGM
    Available on-demand


    Practicalities of Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Online Course, Tuesday 17th September

Leeds: How to use CGM to Improve Clinical Outcomes
Leeds Marriott Hotel, Tuesday 2nd July

Walsall: How to use CGM to Improve Clinical Outcomes
Village Hotel Walsall, Wednesday 3rd July

Cambridge: How to use CGM to Improve Clinical Outcomes
Hilton Cambridge, Wednesday 10th July

Exeter: How to use CGM to Improve Clinical Outcomes
Courtyard Exeter Sandy Park, Thursday 11th July


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