Diabetes & Pancreatic Cancer
23rd April 2021, 13.00 - 15.00 | Online via Zoom
Join us for a free educational session exploring diabetic management in pancreatic cancer delivered by Margaret Palmer, Diabetes Nurse Specialist, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust.
What will this session cover?
- Different types of diabetes
- Type 3c diabetes – causes, characteristics and diagnosis
- Relationship between diabetes and pancreatic cancer
- Therapeutic management
- Nutritional management
- The challenges and importance of glycaemic control
- Managing diabetes at the end of life
The session will be supported by case studies and group discussions to ground the theory into real life practice.
Who is this session for?
This session is suitable for all specialist nurses and dietitians who support and care for people with pancreatic cancer and are based in hospitals, hospices or in the community, as well as student dietitians.
If you’re not a specialist nurse or dietitian but the session sounds relevant for your role, please don’t hesitate to sign up.
What platform will this session be hosted on?
This session will be held on Zoom Meeting. After you book, we will send you an email with a link to join the session. You can join on a computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone – any device with an internet connection. If you don’t have access to the internet, you can also dial in from a standard telephone.
Will the session be recorded?
We will be recording this session, with the exception of group discussions which won’t be recorded. After the event, we will email all registrants with a link to the recording and presentation slides. So if you’re unable to join the session live, you will be able to catch up at a later date.