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JoMO-UKCPA National Meeting: Medicines Optimisation in Diabetes

Developed by: UKCPA Diabetes and Endocrinology Group and Journal of Medicines Optimisation


10, Oct 2017


Radisson Blu Portman Hotel
22 Portman Square

£ Prices

Member Price: Free
Non-Member Price: Free

RPS Accredited Training Provider

This workshop is a repeat of the meeting held in Manchester in May 2017.

You can download the agenda here.

Click here for further details, including how to register.

Confirmed satellite sessions include:

  • How does NICE drive practice in Type 2 Diabetes? – Natasha Jacques (Principal Pharmacist – Specialist Services Solihull Hospital/Heart of England Foundation Trust)
  • Managing type 1 diabetes in Hospital – Sally James (Divisional Lead Pharmacist for Unscheduled Care,Royal Liverpool University Hospital)
  • Management of Diabetic Emergencies – Elizabeth Hackett (Principal Pharmacist for Diabetes, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust)
  • How to Develop Specialist Clinical Pharmacists – Hannah Beba (Senior Clinical Pharmacist Diabetes and Endocrinology, County Durham and Darlington NHS Trust)
  • The Role of Motivational Interviewing in Diabetes and Lifestyle Behaviour changes – Dr Jeff Breckon (Director of the Centre for Health and Social Care Research, Sheffield Hallam University)
  • The Changing Landscape and the Increased Focus on the Physical Health of the Mental Health Patient (with emphasis on Diabetes) – Anthony Young (Lead Pharmacist – Electronic Prescribing and Medicines Administration, Northumberland, Tyne & Wear NHS Foundation Trust)
  • Managing Diabetes in the Community: Considerations in older people – Lelly Oboh (Consultant Pharmacist, Care of Older People, Guys & St Thomas NHS Trust (Community Health Services)/NHS Specialist Pharmacy Services)
  • Human Factors: Considerations of why we make mistakes and how we can make it better – Sallianne Kavanagh (Lead Clinical Pharmacist, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: Joint Chair, UKCPA Diabetes and Endocrinology Group)
  • Cardiovascular, Blood Pressure and Lipids: Risk Assessment – Dr Duncan Petty (Prescribing Support Services Ltd: Research Practitioner, University of Bradford)
  • How to Become a System Leader in Diabetes Care – Karen Acott (Executive Partner, Wallingbrook Health Group, Devon)
  • Diabetes and Renal Disease – Michelle Lam (Lead Diabetes & Endocrinology Pharmacist, Hull Royal Infirmary/Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust)
  • The General Practice Pharmacist: Potential for Diabetes Medicines Optimisation in the Role – Sanjay Tanna (NHS Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale; Committee Member, UKCPA Respiratory Group and Practice Pharmacist/Independent Prescriber, Owen Road Surgery, Lancaster)
  • Insulin Safety – Kevin Gibbs (Clinical Pharmacy Manager, University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust)

Booking Information

Bookings for this event are handled through Pharmacy Management.  To book please click here