Wednesday 31 January 2018
Mercure Rougemont Hotel, Queen Street, Exeter, Devon, England, EX4 3SP
Contact: Becky Dobbs
Telephone: +44 1392 408182
This two day course on Monogenic Diabetes is aimed at consultants, SpRs and experienced DSNs, and is designed to help busy clinicians recognise and treat patients with MODY and other forms of monogenic diabetes. It will focus on the current practices and new developments in the management of monogenic diabetes.
The programme will include plenary lectures on major topics delivered by Prof. Andrew Hattersley and his team of international experts. Separate small group case-based discussions will focus on key themes. There will be ample opportunity for interaction, networking and multi-disciplinary team development.
Day 1: Common forms of monogenic diabetes
- Strategies to diagnose monogenic diabetes
- Recognising and managing the different forms of MODY: including HNF1A, HNF4A and GCK
- Management of MODY in pregnancy
- Inherited causes of insulin resistance, including lipodystrophy and insulin receptor mutations
- Managing treatment change in monogenic diabetes
Day 2: Rarer and more complex forms of monogenic diabetes
- Complex genetic syndromes with diabetes
- Neonatal diabetes: genetic causes and effective management
- Genetic testing in the future
CPD approved for 14 credits from the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom, category 1 (external).
Register before the end of 31st December for early bird rates (1 and 2 day rates available).