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Diabetes UK Kidney Conference 2022

Registration is now open for our second Kidney Conference for healthcare professionals!

After a successful event in 2019, we’re back in Bristol on 5 July 2022 at the Mercure Bristol Holland House for a day of informative lectures and workshops.

Register today to secure your place to learn from experts and network with colleagues from across the UK – with a range of talks focusing on the prevention, early diagnosis, and management of diabetic kidney disease (DKD). Delegate rate is £40pp (including VAT).

Register now

Agenda

Please note that the timing and title of sessions is subject to change.

TimeSession
08:30

Registration

09:30

Welcome and Introductions

Phaedra Perry, Head of South West and South Central, Diabetes UK

Dr Julia Hempenstall, BSW CCG GP Champion & Primary Care Diabetes Champion for South West CVDR and Diabetes Clinical Network, NHS England and NHS Improvement 

09:40

Diabetic Kidney Disease: A Diabetologist's Perspective

Dr Julia Platts, National Clinical Lead for Diabetes, Wales and Consultant Diabetologist, Cardiff and Vale UHB

10:05

Diabetic Kidney Disease: A Nephrologist's Perspective

Dr Kieran McCafferty, Consultant Nephrologist, Barts Health NHS Trust

10:30

Break

11:00

A Person with Lived Experience's Perspective (Video) 

Hosted by Alex Berry, Head of Involvement and Healthcare Engagement, Diabetes UK 

11:25

Addressing health inequalities in kidney patient groups and "at risk" communities

Neerja Jain, Health Equalities Programme Manager, Kidney Research UK  

11:50

Case study discussion

Lorna Adamson, Improving Care Manager, Diabetes UK

12:15

Sponsored Symposia: Title TBC

12:30

Lunch and Networking

13:30

Early detection and prevention of Diabetic Kidney Disease: A OneLondon approach 

Sarah Newall, Senior Clinical Project Manager, NHS England and NHS Improvement - London 

14:00

A joined up approach: Cardio-Renal and Metabolic Clinic, a Primary Care Approach 

Chaandni Sharma, Lead PCN & Senior GP Clinical Pharmacist, Surrey 

14:30

Renal Podiatry - can it make a difference?

Clara Luwe, Renal Podiatrist, Great Western Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Oliver Harness 

15:00

Afternoon Break

15:30

Diabetes UK Update

Lorna Adamson, Improving Care Manager, Diabetes UK

15:45

No renal health without mental health

Dr Amrit Sachar, Liaison Psychiatry Consultant, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust & West London NHS Trust 

16:10

Learnings and Wrap-Up

Dr Julia Hempenstall, BSW CCG GP Champion & Primary Care Diabetes Champion for South West CVDR and Diabetes Clinical Network, NHS England and NHS Improvement 

16:30

Conference Close

Speaker Information

Find out more about the professionals speaking at the event.

Event Queries

If you have any queries regarding the event, please get in touch at secoastandlondon@diabetes.org.uk

With thanks to our event sponsor

AstraZeneca has provided a sponsorship grant towards this independent programme. AstraZeneca has had no editorial input into or control over the agenda, content development or choice of speakers, except for the AstraZeneca sponsored symposia presentations.

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