Insulin Pump Course

The Imperial Insulin Pump Course:  SCROLL DOWN TO PAY £8

Date: Wednesday 9th May 2018
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), £8 for early booking before 19th April 2018


08.30-09.30 Registration and coffee
09.30-10.00 Overview of CSII (Prof Nick Oliver)
10.00-10.30 Indications (Prof Nick Oliver)
10.30-11.15 Psychological aspects of CSII (Dr. Vicky McKechnie)
11.15-11.30 Break
11.30-12.15 Carbohydrate counting practice (Sian Rilstone/Nicola Bramley, Diabetes Specialist Dietician)
12.15-13.00 Lunch
13.00-14.00 Clinical case and Grand Round
14.00-14.30 Glycaemic index, low carbohydrate and extended blousing (Sian Rilstone/Nicola Bramley)
14.30-15.00 Special scenarios - exercise, pregnancy (Jade Thorne/Carol Jairam)
15.00-15.15 Break
15.15-16.15 Hyperglycaemia, hypoglycaemia, sickness (Jade Thorn/Carol Jairam)
1615-16.45 Sensor augmented pump, future therapies and discussion (Prof Nick Oliver)
16.45-17.00 Discussion
17.00 Feedback, certificates (Prof Nick Oliver)
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 £8 total.