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Free Diabetes & Technology Webinar Managing Diabetes: Right Technology, Right Person, Right Time
May 25, 2022 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Diabetes & Technology
Managing Diabetes: Right Technology, Right Person, Right Time
with Guest Speaker Dr Tomas Griffin
Free webinar for people living with diabetes and parents of children with Type 1 diabetes
Dr Tomás Griffin is a graduate of the School of Medicine at the National University of Ireland Galway. In addition, he holds a Masters in Clinical Research and a Higher Diploma in Clinical Education also from the National University of Ireland Galway. He is completing a PhD in the prevalence of Diabetic Kidney Disease and novel biomarkers that may predict decline in renal function.
Currently, Dr Griffin works as a Clinical Fellow in Diabetes Technology at Leicester General Hospital, as a Diabetes Fellow at the University of Leicester and as a Clinical Consultant in Diabetes Communication Technology at the University of Dundee. Dr Griffin was previously the clinical lead for the Insulin Pump/Technology services at Galway University Hospitals. He currently is the local lead for the roll-out of the Hybrid Closed-Loop Insulin Pump Pilot at Leicester General Hospital. In addition to multiple academic publications, Dr Griffin has received national and international awards for his research.
During this webinar Dr Griffin will discuss:
The technology widely used in diabetes care and will focus on the Type 1 Diabetes Pathway.
Overview of current and future technologies and their associated benefits.
Research in the NHS pilot studies hybrid closed loop treatments.
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This webinar is kindly supported by Dexcom.
A representative will give an update as part of the webinar and will be available for questions.