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Diabetes Ireland Conference & Exhibition (DICE) 2019

February 22, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Diabetes Ireland has been awarded for Category 1 approval for 7 CEU Credits from An Bord Altranais and 5 CME Credits with the Royal College of Physicians in Ireland

** This Conference is for Medical Professionals Only**



TimeMezzanine SuiteNally Suite Davin Suite
9:00amChair: Dr. Ronan Canavan
Welcome and
Opening Remarks
Chair: Dr. Sharleen O'Reilly
Welcome and
Opening Remarks
Chair: Ms. Kathleen Crerand
Welcome and
Opening Remarks
9:10amProf. Mike Lean Glasgow
DiRECT Study: Reversal of Type 2 Diabetes, where are we now?
Prof. Fidelma Dunne Galway
Gestational Diabetes: Implications for Pregnancy and Beyond
Ms. Katarzyna Gajewska Dublin
Update and Availability of Insulin Pumps for Adults with Type1 Diabetes in Ireland: Do we meet expectations?
9:50amProf. Maeve Durkan Cork
Blood Pressure Management and its Challenges in Type 1
Dr. Michael Higgins
The Genomic Basis of Diabetes: A Nationwide Study in Ireland
Dr. Neil Black Derry
How we as a team can help motivate our Patients with Diabetes
10:30amCoffee BreakCoffee BreakCoffee Break
11:00amProf. Frances Game Derby
Renal Disease and the Diabetic Foot
Ms. Alison Barnes Newcastle
The Practical Aspects of Implementation of a DiRECT Dietary Intervention in a Routine Care Setting
Prof. Molly Byrne Galway
Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes in Ireland: Taking Stock and Moving Forward
11:40amDr. Tomas Ahern Drogheda
Update on DKA and HHS, Covering Incidence, what to look out for, Treatment and Future Management
Ms. Sarah Keogh Dublin
Coeliac Disease and Diabetes: What are we Missing?
Dr. Joe Gallagher Wexford
Diabetes Medications and Adherence Challenges
12:20pmProf. Mike Lean Glasglow & Ms. Alison Barnes Newcastle
DiRECT Study: Current Research and how it might translate to an Irish Population
Prof. Catherine McHugh Sligo
Erectile Dysfunction and Diabetes: Issues and Solutions
Prof. Maeve Durkan Cork
Blood Pressure Management and its Challenges in Type 2
Chair: Dr. Ronan CanavanChair: Ms. Kelly HenniganChair: Ms. Lisa Comiskey
2:00pmProf. Seán Dinneen Galway
Diabetes Services Update
Dr. Susan Connolly Western Trust
Statins and its Controversies
Prof. Frances Game Derby
The World of the Charcot Foot
2:40pmProf. Fidelma Dunne Galway
The Importance of Pre-Pregnancy Care for Women with Type 1 Diabetes
Ms. Claire Pesterfield UK
Detection Dogs and their place in today’s Diabetes Management
Ms. Helen Strapp
Cavity Wounds - Addressing & Dressing
3:20pmDr. Anna Clarke
Diabetes Ireland
Entitlements: Relevant to People with Diabetes
Ms. Katarzyna Gajewska Dublin
Living with Type 1 Diabetes, Yesterday, Today and in the Future: A Patient Perspective
Ms. Pauline Wilson Dublin
Flow Matters - PAD from a Multidisciplinary Approach
Conference Programme 2019
Please note that the speaker schedule may be subject to change


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Contact Number:  01 8428118  


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February 22, 2019
9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Diabetes Ireland
01 842 8118


Croke Park Confernce Centre Dublin 3
Dublin, Ireland + Google Map
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