2014 Events

30th January 2014 at UCD Conway Institute, Lecture Theatre

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An Update On Diabetes and Obesity Treatments

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The School hosts an evening meeting on Diabetes & Obesity on Thursday 30th January 2014 at the UCD Conway Institute between 7-9pm.  This meeting is designed for General Practitioners and all health care professionals interested in updated treatments for diabetes and obesity. The session will address the scale of the current diabetes and obesity problem in Ireland, as well as discuss the relevant options for treatment, including diet, exercise, medication and surgical management.

Topics and Speakers

An Update of Medical Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Professor Donal O'Shea, UCD School of Medicine, St Columcille's Hospital & St Vincent's University Hospital

An Update of Exercise therapies for treatment of Obesity and Diabetes

Mr John Murphy, MedFit

An Update of Medical Treatment for Obesity

Professor Carel le Roux, UCD School of Medicine & UCD Conway Institute

An Update of Surgical Treatment for Diabetes and Obesity                    

Professor David Kerrigan, University of Chester


Further speakers / topics will be announced via www.ucd.ie/medicine


Registration & CPD

Registration is now closed.

Delegate fee: FREE  (A €10  reservation fee will be required, which will be returned on attendance )

2 CPD points awarded

Further Information

Professor Carel le Roux

UCD Diabetes Complication Research Centre  E: carel.leroux@ucd.ie

UCD Conway Institute, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science

E: carel.leroux@ucd.ie