One Day Essential | Diabetes

Date07 September 2017
Duration1 day
Start Time09:00
End Time17:00
AudienceGP, GP Trainee, GP Trainer or educator, First5, Nurse
RCGP Accredited



Add to my calendar

Whilst we endeavour to provide a 'gold standard' service to all course participants, if you are registering less than 72 hours before the start of the event, you should be aware that some materials may not be readily available on the day and we may contact you with regards to catering arrangements.


The clinical lead for this One Day Essential Diabetes conference is Dr Colin Kenny. Our 2017 programme provides expert clinical training and essential guidance on key areas relevant to primary care diabetes delivery. Delegates will receive the latest information on developments in the diagnosis and treatment of diabetes including prevention, injectable therapies, and insulin safety among other topics.

  • Can we prevent diabetes? Emerging evidence and projects
  • Guidance on first steps in diabetes, which therapy to initiate after metformin?
  • Diabetes controversies in diet. What diet is best to prevent diabetes and for people living with diabetes?
  • When to use and how to choose injectable therapies.
  • Insulin safety in primary care.
  • Diabetes in later life (best evidence-based approach to diabetes in later life).
  • Results in diabetes (key results in managing people with diabetes).
  • Cardiovascular outcome trials in diabetes (CVOTs), evidence and management approaches.


09:00 Coffee & Registration

09:25 Welcome by the chair

Dr Colin Kenny

09:30 Motivational interviewing in people living with diabetes introducing a typical patient with Type 2 diabetes

Dr Eugene Hughes

10:10 Motivational interviewing in people living with diabetes – practical problem solving
Dr Eugene Hughes

10.30 Staying safe – knowing when to use which diabetes therapy
Dr Eugene Hughes

11:00 Refreshments & Exhibition

11:25 When to use injectable therapy speaker (How to choose appropriate injectable therapy)
June James

12:05 Controversies in diet in diabetes (What diet is best to prevent diabetes and for people living with diabetes?)
Katie Hacker

12:45 Insulin Safety in Primary Care - (Safety issues in a primary care setting)
June James

13.15 Lunch & Exhibition

14.00 Diabetes in later life - Best evidence-based approach to diabetes care in later life
Dr Clare Hambling

14:30 Cardiovascular outcome trials in diabetes (CVOTs) - Evidence from recent outcome trials
Dr Colin Kenny

15:00 Refreshments & Exhibition

15.25 Results in diabetes - Key results in managing people with diabetes
Dr Clare Hambling

15:55 What's New in the treatment of Diabetes - Emerging evidence and management approaches

Dr Colin Kenny

16.45 Chairman’s closing remarks
Dr Colin Kenny

16:55 Close of the Conference

Whilst we endeavour to present the programme as advertised, we reserve the right to amend timings and content.

VenueRCGP, 30 Euston Square, London, NW1 2FB
Maximum capacity280
EmailRCGP Conferences
Phone020 3188 7658
ContactRCGP Conferences


  • Hearing Loop
  • Lunch
  • Refreshments
  • Wi-fi

Sponsorship and exhibition opportunities 

Email               RCGP Sponsorship

Phone              020 3188 7506

Find courses & events

The item has been added to your basket.

Continue shopping

Go to basket

This item is out of stock.

Continue shopping

The item is out of stock.

Yes Continue shopping

An error occured adding your item to the basket:

Continue shopping