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2nd Joint Meeting of ABCD and the Renal Association

Written by Ali Chakera on 13 October 2013. Modified on 13 October 2013. Hits: 4817

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The 2nd Joint Meeting of ABCD and the Renal Association is going to be held at the NEC, Birmingham on Thursday 13th February 2014. It will be free for juniors to attend.


Although advances have been made in the management of many diabetes related complications, rates of diabetic nephropathy have not changed despite the implementation of several interventions. Despite NICE guidance and QoF targets, optimal management that improves outcomes still eludes us.

This meeting brings together internationally renowned leaders in the field of diabetes related renal disease to discuss current challenges, future potential areas for intervention, and therapeutic opportunities.

We are particularly pleased to invite junior medical and allied health care professionals to attend the meeting FREE OF CHARGE, and encourage submissions of abstracts on the following themes - nutrition and foot care, glycaemic management and CVD risk management in CKD-dialysis. The leading submissions will be presented at a chaired discussion session and the abstracts published.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

Consultants in diabetes
Consultants in renal disease
Trainees and specialist nurses in diabetes or nephrology who have an interest in diabetes related renal disease
Dietitians and podiatrists with an interest in diabetic renal disease
Those who are looking to learn more about the challenges posed by diabetic nephropathy and current innovations and challenges
For further details and on line registration, please visit the dedicated event website at http://www.redhotirons.com/ABCDRA14/

For queries, please contact Elise Harvey on 01666 840589 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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