Insulin Pump Course

The Imperial Insulin Pump Course:  SCROLL DOWN TO PAY £18

Date: Wednesday 8th May 2019
Venue: Postgraduate Education Centre, Charing Cross Hospital, W6 8RF  : MAP

This hands-on course will enable you to become confident in managing patients on insulin pumps. This one day interactive course will cover principles of pump therapy, indications for pump therapy, different types of pumps, setting up pumps, basal rates, bolus types, carbohydrate counting, on-going care and managing pumps in difficult situations such as exercise, pregnancy, illness, hospital admissions and travel.

Registration Fee: £18 (lunch included).


09.00-09.30 Registration and coffee
09.30-10.00 Overview of CSII (Dr Monika Reddy)
10.00-10.30 Evidence based Indications (Prof Nick Oliver)
10.30-11.15 Psychological aspects of CSII (Vicky McKechnie)
11.15-11.30 Break
11.30-12.15 Sensor augmented pump, CGM, Flash, intraperitoneal insulin delivery and closed-loop systems (Monika Reddy)
12.15-12.45 Changing pump settings (Sian Rilstone, Diabetes Specialist Dietician)
12.45 - 13.30 Lunch
13.30-14.00 Carbohydrate counting (Sian Rilstone, Diabetes Specialist Dietician)
14.00-14.30 Glycaemic index, low carbohydrate and extended bolusing (Sian Rilstone)
14.30-14.45 Break 
14.45-15.00 Exercise and CSII (Sian Rilstone)
15.00-16.00 Hyperglycaemia, hypoglycaemia, sickness (Carol Jairam)
16.00-16.45  Interactive cases (Monika Reddy)
16.45-17.00 Discussion
17.00 Feedback, certificates (will follow after a few days to those who feedback online)
Booking Instructions:

This is now carried out for Imperial College using a system similar to booking train tickets, so you need to register first and you will then have an account to book all courses in future at Imperial.

First create an account with a password and then "use my customer details" when you are the attendee. Pay £18 total.