Registration for Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2024 now open

Registration for Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2024 now open

The 25th annual Diabetes UK Professional Conference is now open for registration. 

This must-attend event for healthcare professionals, researchers and scientists is taking place at ExCeL London from Wednesday 17 to Friday 19 April 2024, showcasing the best and most up-to-date knowledge and insight in diabetes care and research.

Spanning disciplines from primary to specialist care, podiatry, paediatrics and dietetics, the event’s multi-disciplinary CPD-accredited programme will offer exclusive plenaries and workshops that provide valuable practical learnings. That’s in addition to over 340 abstract presentations. 

Attendees will also have the chance to network with more than 2,000 peers and colleagues through Professional Interest Network meetings. 

An integral part of the conference will be the keynote Named Lectures providing a platform to share recent developments in research and progressive thinking about diabetes care and recognise the lecturers’ outstanding contribution to the field.

The following speakers will be delivering the prestigious Named Lectures at the Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2024:

Banting Memorial Lecture: Professor Roman Hovorka, Professor of Metabolic Technology, University of Cambridge

Arnold Bloom Lecture: Professor Richard Holt, Professor in Diabetes and Endocrinology, University of Southampton

Janet Kinson Lecture:  Dr Sue Cradock, Specialist Diabetes Nurse, Learning and Development, Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, Dr Kate Fayers FRCP, Consultant Diabetologist, Southern Health NHS Foundation Trust, and Dr Hermione Price, Consultant in Diabetes, University Hospitals Dorset

Dorothy Hodgkin Lecture: Professor K. Sreekumaran Nair, Professor of Medicine and Consultant in Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic

RD Lawrence Lecture: Dr Angus Jones, Associate Professor, University of Exeter and Honorary Consultant Physician, Royal Devon University Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Mary MacKinnon Lecture: Dr Rachel Urban and Dr Sarah Upton, Locala Health and Wellbeing, Medicines Optimisation Team, Community Nursing Network

Harry Keen Rank Nutrition Lecture: John Wilding, Professor of Medicine, University of Liverpool & Honorary Consultant Physician, Aintree University Hospital

We will have over 340 abstract presentations at the conference. More details will be coming soon as plans for the next Diabetes UK Professional Conference unfold.

Discounted admission rates are available to students and Professional Members of Diabetes UK.

PICTURE CREDIT: Philippa Gedge Photography

Author: Philip Lopez