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 (Dr Monika Reddy)
10.00-10.30 Evidence based Indications (Prof Nick Oliver)
10.30-11.15 Psychological aspects of CSII (Dr. Harry Horgan)
11.15-11.30 Break
11.30-12.15 Carbohydrate counting practice (Sian Rilstone, Diabetes Specialist Dietician)
12.15-13.00 Lunch
13.00-14.00 Clinical case and Grand Round (Dr Chukwuma Uduku)
14.00-14.30 Glycaemic index, low carbohydrate and extended bolusing (Sian Rilstone)
14.30-14.45 Exercise and CSII (Sian Rilstone)
14.45-15.00 Break
15.00-15.15 Pregnancy and CSII (Carol Jairam, Diabetes Specialist Nurse)
15.15-16.15 Hyperglycaemia, hypoglycaemia, sickness (Carol Jairam)
1615-16.45 Sensor augmented pump, intraperitoneal insulin delivery and closed-loop systems (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 £8 total.