ADIPS & SOMANZ 2017

Symposia Sessions

Roche Breakfast Symposia

*Maximum Capacity reached.

Time: 7.30am to 8.30am Saturday 21st October 2017

Title: Lightening the Load - Managing the expanding GDM population

Content: Lightening the Load - the importance of Accuracy & Connectivity in the management of GDM. With the tightening of Guidelines for diagnosis of GDM, there is a sharp increase in the number of women presenting. This symposium will examine recent technological advances in time and data management of blood glucose.

Topic 1: Blood Glucose Monitoring in GDM
Topic 2: Importance of connectivity between Patient & HCP in GDM management 
Topic 3: Importance of BG Meter Accuracy for patients with GDM
Topic 4: Update on latest research in GDM

Speakers: TBC 

Chair: TBC

This Breakfast Session is complimentary, however you must sign up for it via your conference registration here.

This session is supported and organised by 

Roche blue logo

 


Medtronic Breakfast Symposia

Time: 7.30am to 8.30am Sunday 22nd October 2017

Title: Dealing with maternal glycaemia now, for the future

Content: Maternal glycaemia is associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes. The effective use of technology has been associated with improvements for both the long and short term. This workshop will utilise data from recent trails, as well as case studies, to illustrate how technology can benefit both patient outcomes and clinical practice.

Topic 1: Maternal glycaemia and adverse pregnancy outcomes
Topic 2: Role of technology in diagnosis, triage and treatment
Topic 3: Data from the CONCEPTT trial

Speakers: Professor Ohad Cohen - Medical Affairs Director, Medtronic Diabetes, EMEA Institute of Endocrinology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer,  Israel
Chair: Dr Sophie Poulter - Obstetric Medicine Physician & Endocrinologist, Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service

This Breakfast Session is complimentary, however you must sign up for it via your conference registration here.

This session is supported and organised by 

SetRatioSize250250 Medtronic logo