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World Diabetes Day Seminar 2018

World Diabetes Day featured two concurrent seminars, the first seminar focused on the latest research and innovations for people living with type 1 diabetes and their families, and the second seminar presented two expert speakers focused on informed research for people living with type 2 diabetes and their families.

Type 1 diabetes seminar – guest speakers

Professor Toby Coates

Professor Toby Coates discussed the latest research and innovation: “Treating diabetes in new ways in SA: islets transplanted in the skin and the new whole pancreas transplants – two unique programs only offered in SA.”

Dr Jessica Stranks

Dr Jessica Stranks discussed up-to-date diabetes technology: "Technology and Diabetes – to infinity and beyond!"

Type 2 diabetes seminar – guest speakers

Professor Christopher Rayner

Professor Christopher Rayner discussed his research into gut function: “A bittersweet story: harnessing nutrients to modify gut function and control diabetes”.

Miriam Henke, Health Psychologist

Miriam Henke, Health Psychologist with a special interest in Mind-Body Medicine discussed: “Mental wellbeing for the whole family: How to best care for yourself and your loved ones when diabetes is a part of your everyday life.”

Recorded

Wednesday 14 November 2018

Time

6pm-9pm

Venue

Riverbank Room 1, 2, 3, Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace, Adelaide

The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australian Government administered with the assistance of Diabetes Australia.

NDSS Helpline 1300 136 588 | ndss.com.au