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Identification & Management of those at High Risk of Type 2 Diabetes or "Prediabetes"

Bayer has partially funded this webinar.
Bayer has provided a speaker and content for the sponsored
promotional symposium. The sessions either side of the symposium are
independent of Bayer, who has had no involvement in their content.

Wednesday 22nd May 2024
Start Time: 19:30
Finish Time: 21:30
Introducing your speakers
Dr Kevin Fernando
FRCGP FRCP Edin FAcadMEd MSc Diabetes
GP Partner North Berwick Health Centre
Content Advisor Medscape Global & UK
Symposium Speaker sponsored by Bayer:
Dr Diana Mansour
Consultant in Community Gynaecology and Reproductive Health Care
Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Associate Clinical Lecturer at Newcastle University

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 for Dr Kevin Fernando ...
  • Who is at risk of T2D and how do we define this?
  • Key take-home messages from NICE PH38 on identifying & supporting those at highest risk of T2D
  • Matching interventions to risk in people with Prediabetes
  • Use of Metformin for Prediabetes
  • Diagnosis & follow-up of women with a history of Gestational Diabetes
  • Diagnosis & follow-up of women with a history of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Use of the Lester Positive Cardiometabolic Health Resource to improve collaborative and effective physical health monitoring in individuals experiencing SMI
Meet the Speakers
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 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

Dr Kevin Fernando
Dr Diana Mansour Dr Diana Mansour

Dr Diana Mansour is a Consultant in Community Gynaecology and Reproductive Healthcare at Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust in the UK.

She is an Associate Clinical Lecturer at Newcastle University and was recently the Senior Vice President at the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Diana currently sits on the FSRH UKMEC steering group and guideline development group. She is a British Menopause Society recognized specialist, leading recently on the development of the Menopause Guidance for the North of England.

Diana is first author to over 100 peer-reviewed publications and co-wrote 'Contraception Made Easy' with Dr Laura Percy for those working in general practice and family medicine.

Diana’s areas of expertise include acceptability of contraceptive methods, non-contraceptive benefits of contraception, development of long-term methods. of contraception, medical management of heavy menstrual bleeding and management of the menopause.

RP-MIR-GB-0184 | Date of preparation March 2024
Event Timings and Info
19:30 - 20:15 Session 1
20:15 - 20:45 Sponsored Symposium:

Supporting Women with Diabetes through the Perimenopause
Dr Diana Mansour, FRCOG, FFSRH, DIPM
Consultant in Community Gynaecology and Reproductive Healthcare
Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Associate Clinical Lecturer at Newcastle University

This promotional symposium is part of the Women's Health Matters
Educational Programme that is organised and fully funded by Bayer.

20:45 - 21:30 Session 2
21:30 Webinar Ends
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What our delegates say

Delegate from Bristol: Practical up to date information relevant to daily clinical practice Dr Diana Mansour - Womens Health 2
Delegate from Webinar: Dr Kevin Fernando speaks with such enthusiasm and he really captures his audience well and maintains attention. Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes/CVRM & Medical Education
Delegate from Webinar: Excellent tips, practical information. Dr Mansour gives a very clear and easy to understand topic. Dr Diana Mansour - Womens Health 2
Delegate from Webinar: Excellent speaker! Dr Kevin Fernando - Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
Delegate from Webinar: Very informative webinar which I thoroughly enjoyed! Will definitely be attending future webinars lead by Dr Mansour - she is brilliant! Dr Diana Mansour - Womens Health 2
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