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Sponsored Satellite Symposia Programme

The satellite symposia programme adds a different dimension to the conference and provides you with an opportunity to further enhance your knowledge on specialist topics. (Please note sessions are not eligible for accreditation).

There will be seven sponsored symposia taking place during the 2019 conference:


Wednesday, 6 March

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Sponsored symposia: From EMPA-REG OUTCOME to the ADA/EASD consensus report: How is the treatment paradigm changing in Type 2 diabetes? 

Chair: Kamlesh Khunti, Leicester

Speakers:Julian Halcox, Swansea and Janaka Karalliedde, London

Kindly sponsored by The Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Diabetes Alliance



Sponsored symposia: How to implement biosimilar insulins in practice

Speakers: Su Down, Somerset and Partha Kar

Kindly sponsored by Mylan



Satellite symposia: Ozempic® (semaglutide): A new GLP1 RA to help people with Type 2 diabetes realise their potential

Chair: Tony Barnett, Birmingham

Speakers: Tony Barnett, Birmingham, Kamlash Khunti, Leicester, Naresh Kanumilli, Manchester, Yassir Javaid, Northampton

Please note this will be a promotional symposia.

Kindly sponsored by Novo Nordisk



Thursday, 7 March

Time Sponsored symposia description  Room

Sponsored symposia: Striking a balance with insulin therapy for people living with diabetes

Speaker: David Strain, Peter Jennings, Derby and Debra Tipping, Carmathenshire

Kindly sponsored by Novo Nordisk



Sponsored symposia: Translating research into real world considerations: The symbiosis of real world evidence and randomised controlled trials

Speakers: Alice Cheng, Toronto, John Wilding, Liverpool & Terence Pang, Birmingham

Kindly sponsored by Sanofi



Satellite symposia: The importance of a person-centred and evidence-based approach to the management of Type 2 diabetes

Speakers: Kevin Fernando, North Berwick and Su Down, Taunton

Kindly sponsored by MSD



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