Start Date End Date Price Per Delegate No. Of Attendees Total Cost Availability
9 Mar 2024 09:30 9 Mar 2024 11:30 £0.00 £0.00 Available for online booking

Type 2 Diabetes Diagnosis - The First Few Months

Free Study Morning for GPs and Practice Nurses

Paul Dromgoole's sessions are completely independent of external sponsorship.

Saturday 9th March 2024
Start Time: 09:30
Finish Time: 11:30
Introducing your speakers
Paul Dromgoole
RGN, RNMH, MSc Diabetes, PGCE
Clinical Lecturer - Diabetes / Diabetes Specialist Nurse
Paul Dromgoole is well known nationally for his diabetes educational work and his sessions are consistently very highly evaluated by attendees
Dr Kevin Fernando
FRCGP FRCP Edin FAcadMEd MSc Diabetes
GP Partner North Berwick Health Centre
Content Advisor Medscape Global & UK

All delegates will receive

  • A PDF of the main speaker’s slides available for download for delegates' personal use
  • A certifcate for your appraisal portfolio
Course Accredited for 2 hours CPD
Your Learning Agenda
  • Communicating messages
  • Early glucose lowering approaches
  • Dietary consideration
  • Education and the Diabetes Annual Review Case
  • Scenarios, feedback and discussion
  • Summary of key points
Meet the Speakers
Paul Dromgoole

Paul has over 20 years’ experience in diabetes management in Primary Care and Secondary Care Settings in Brighton, Leicester and York, where he previously worked as a half-time Lecturer Practitioner in Diabetes at the University of York and an External Examiner for the University of Ulster.

He has extensive experience of supporting General Practice in clinical decision making and best practice in diabetes management and his teaching sessions and workshops are consistently highly evaluated for their clinical content, delivery and application to ‘real-life’ clinical practice.

Paul feels as passionate at being involved in diabetes as 20 years ago, with some excellent therapies, with strong evidence of protecting patients into the future: Importantly, if we can get them ‘on board’.

Paul now combines a 2 day a week role as Clinical Nurse Specialist in Diabetes, with freelance Lecturing work throughout the UK.

Outside of work he is a keen Scuba Diver and PADI Dive Instructor and now proud owner of a classic 1947 BSA Motorcycle (any help with kick-starting would be welcome!)

Paul Dromgoole
Dr Kevin Fernando Dr Kevin Fernando

GP Partner North Berwick Health Centre, GP with Specialist Interest in Diabetes/CVRM & Medical Education.

Kevin is a part-time GP Partner (4 clinical patient-facing sessions weekly) working at North Berwick Health Centre, near Edinburgh. He is also Content Advisor for WebMD Medscape Global & UK.

Kevin is a regular keynote speaker at small and large-scale education events, throughout the UK & Ireland and abroad. His main specialist topics include; all aspects of care for people living with Type 2 Diabetes & CVRM conditions and interpretation and management of commonly abnormal blood tests in primary care. Kevin is an accomplished medical writer, and his articles distil key guidelines and consensus for primary care as well as summarise congress highlights, breaking research and its applicability to primary care.

Additionally, Kevin has co-authored several articles published in peer-reviewed journals, again covering various aspects of Type 2 Diabetes & CVRM care in Primary Care. Kevin is renowned for creating concise clinical aide memoirs (Medscape UK Primary Care Hacks https://www.medscape.co.uk/viewarticle/type-2-diabetes-cardiovascular-renal-metabolic-review-2023a 100060c) for Primary and Secondary care, to make life easier for healthcare professionals and ultimately to improve the lives of our patients.

Kevin is very active on social media (X handle @drkevinfernando) where he posts hot topics in Type 2 Diabetes & CVRM as well as delivering “tweetorials”. He recently has forayed into YouTube (@DrKevinFernando) and TikTok (@drkevinfernando) with patient-facing video content. Kevin graduated from the University of Edinburgh in 2000 , holds both MRCGP and MRCP(UK) qualifications and has completed a Master’s degree in Diabetes, which he passed with distinction. Kevin has been elected to Fellowship of the Royal College of General Practitioners, the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and also the Academy of Medical Educators for his work in Diabetes and Medical Education.

“When you learn, teach, when you get, give.” Maya Angelou 1928-2014

Event Timings and Info
09:30 - 10:15 Session 1

10:15 - 10:45 Lilly Sponsored Symposium
Dr Kevin Fernando
This is a promotional symposium slot organised and funded by Lilly. Lilly products will be discussed. This is intended for GB HCPs only.
PP-TR-GB-0317 | February 2024

10:45 - 11:30 Session 2
11:30 Webinar Ends

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Sponsors

Eli Lilly and Company Limited

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What our delegates say

Delegate from Webinar: Excellent presentation - clear and orderly. Paul is very approachable and very knowledgeable in the field of diabetes. Highly recommended. Paul Dromgoole - Diabetes
Delegate from Webinar: Excellent speaker! Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
Delegate from Webinar: I love listening to Dr Fernando´s webinars, they are always so informative, easy to follow and so interesting. Am always learning something new Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
Delegate from Webinar: Attempted to cater to all levels. Discussion on the consensus algorithms was good - this is a very useful document. Mr Paul Dromgoole - Diabetes
Delegate from Webinar: Really enjoyed Paul´s presentation.
It has enhanced my knowledge base and I feel more confident about the management of diabetic patients
Mr Paul Dromgoole - Diabetes
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