EXTOD PEAK Conference 2019

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Following a hugely successful joint conference in 2017 and 2018, JDRF’s Performance in Exercise and Knowledge (PEAK) programme and Exercising for Type 1 Diabetes (EXTOD) are again joining forces. Along with The Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD) we will deliver a new and interactive one-day meeting in 2019.

Key information:

This healthcare professional conference will take place:

This impactful and interactive one day programme is run exclusively for healthcare professionals and aims to provide education and support around the topics of exercise, nutrition & type 1 diabetes and diabetes technology.

Why you should attend:

  • Develop your knowledge
  • Learn new ideas to take back into practice
  • Facilitate better health outcomes for your patients
  • Network with colleagues and peers
  • Meet exhibitors and find out about the latest technologies
  • Earn CPD credits for attending

Who should attend:

  • Diabetologists
  • Diabetes Specialist Nurses
  • Dietitians
  • Paediatricians
  • Sports Physicians
  • Registrars in training​

JDRF is the leading charity dedicated to funding research to treat, prevent and cure type 1 diabetes. The organisation also provides support for people living with type 1 diabetes including materials on different aspects of life with the condition that are free for healthcare professionals to order and distibute. JDRF runs Type 1 Discovery Days where attendees can hear about the latest research and meet others affected by the condition.
Exercise for Type One Diabetes (EXTOD) is an association set up by Dr Rob Andrews and Parth Narendran that aims to improve our knowledge on the risk and benefits of exercise in type 1 diabetes as well as improving the advice that is given to patients with Type 1 diabetes on how to maintain their blood glucoses in a safe range before, during and after exercise. For more information about EXTOD please visit extodorg.ipage.com

The Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ABCD Diabetes Care Ltd) is the national organisation of Consultant Physicians in Britain who specialise in the management of Diabetes Mellitus. ABCD was established in 1997 with the principal objective of ensuring high quality care for all UK diabetes patients.   ABCD is a professional organisation committed to the preservation and support of diabetes specialist care services through the provision of research, education and ongoing professional development. For more information visit https://abcd.care/