1st British Symposium on Diabetic Neuropathy Programme

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Friday 25th November 2016
Fetal Medicine Research Institute London, SE5 8BB

From 08.00
Collect name badge, CPD register sign-in and welcome coffee
09.00
Welcome / Setting the scene: the Chairmen
09.15
Keynote Introduction
Looking back to the future. What the past tells us on Diabetic Neuropathy
Dr Peter Watkins
Retired Diabetologist, King’s College Hospital, London, UK
09.30
Diabetic Somatic Neuropathy
Diabetic Somatic Neuropathy – Epidemiology, Risk Factors and Challenges
Professor Rayaz Malik
Professor of Medicine, Weill-Cornell Medicine, Doha, Qatar
10.00
Small Fibre Neuropathy Assessment – When is it helpful – Structure, Function or Both?
Dr Gerry Rayman
National Diabetes Director, lpswich Hospital, UK
10.30
Break
11.00
Diabetic Sensorimotor Neuropathy – A Neurology Perspective
Dr Rob Hadden
Neurologist, King’s College Hospital, London, UK
11.30
Prediabetic Neuropathy
Dr Abd Tahrani
NIHR Clinician Scientist, University of Birmingham
12.00
Diabetic Autonomic Neuropathy
Diabetic Autonomic Neuropathy – Why is it important?
Professor Simona Frontoni
Chairperson of NEURODiab, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Italy
12.30
The Autonomic Lab
Dr Shane Delamont
Consultant Neurologist, King’s College Hospital, London, UK
13.00
Sandwich Lunch
14.00
Visceral Autonomic Neuropathy
Dr Eirik Softeland
Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
14.30
Gastroparesis – Management with focus on interventional techniques
Dr David Hopkins
Clinical Director of Diabetes, King’s College Hospital, London, UK
15.00
Diabetic Painful Neuropathy
Diabetic Painful Neuropathy – Can we objectively quantify pain?
Dr Jordi Serra
Consultant Clinical Neurophysiology, Kings College Hospital, London and the University of Barcelona, Spain
15.30
Break
16.00
Management of Neuropathic Pain
Professor Solomon Tesfaye
Consultant Physician / Endocrinologist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, Sheffield, UK
16.30
Psychological Impact
Professor Khalida Ismail
Professor of Diabetes Psychiatric, King’s College, London, UK
17.00
Established Diabetic Neuropathy – Consequences
Professor Michael Edmonds
Professor of Diabetes and Endocrinology, King’s College Hospital, London, UK
17.30
Summary and closing remarks: Chairmen

Supported & Endorsed by:

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British Diabetic Neuropathy Symposium is supported by sponsorship from the Pharmaceutical Industry.
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