Gold

Melbourne, VIC

WHEN: Saturday 8 May 2021

WHERE: Grand Hyatt Melbourne, 123 Collins St, Melbourne VIC 3000

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Registration and workshops are limited, please secure your place early to avoid disappointment.
Registrations close on Friday 23 April 2021.

Agenda

9:30 – 10:00 am

Arrivals, registration and morning tea

10:00 – 10:15 am

Primary care and type 2 diabetes management – Why are we here today?

10:15 – 10:45 am

Can we slow the progression of type 2 diabetes?

10:45 – 11:15 am

Panel discussion: Navigating the treatment options – What do the guidelines say?

11:15 – 11:30 am

Ask the experts: Q&A

11:30 – 12:00 pm

Deep dive into GLP-1 RAs – Same-same but different?

12:00 – 12:45 pm

Lunch

12:45 – 1:10 pm

Case-based workshop rotation 1*

1:10 – 1:35 pm

Case-based workshop rotation 2*

1:35 – 2:00 pm

Case-based workshop rotation 3*

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Panel discussion: Where to after metformin?

2:30 – 2:45 pm

Ask the experts: Q&A

2:45 – 3:00 pm

Recap of today’s learnings

3:00 pm

Afternoon tea and departures

Workshops

*You have the choice to attend 3 of the following 4 case-based workshops. Within the registration form you will be asked to select your preferred workshops as these session will be pre-allocated. Workshop capacities are limited, please register early to secure your preferred workshops.

1

Decisions, decisions – How do I know if my patient is right for a GLP-1 RA?

Discover which patients are suitable for GLP-1 RAs and Ozempic®, including discussion on the impact of potential comorbidities and safety considerations.

2

Striking up a conversation – What is best practice when starting a GLP-1 RA?

Gain practical advice on how to discuss starting a GLP-1 RA, address any potential injection barriers and manage side effects. Includes a hands-on demonstration of the Ozempic® pen.

3

Navigating treatment combinations – What to do and what not to do?

Understand when and how to use Ozempic® in combination with insulin and other type 2 diabetes agents. Includes PBS and safety considerations and use as replacement vs an add-on therapy.

4

Clinical curveballs – What would the expert do?

Determine the suitability of Ozempic® for more complex clinical cases including use in the elderly, and in those with renal/hepatic impairment or cardiovascular disease.

Speakers

Please find below the list of confirmed speakers that will present the plenary sessions and workshops. Further speakers to be confirmed, please check back regularly for updates.

Prof Richard O'Brien

Endocrinologist

Austin Hospital

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Prof Richard O'Brien

Endocrinologist

Austin Hospital

A/Prof. Gary Kilov

General Practitioner

Launceston

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A/Prof. Gary Kilov

General Practitioner

Launceston

Dr Kevin Lee

Consultant Endocrinologist and Specialist Physician

Melbourne

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Dr Kevin Lee

Consultant Endocrinologist and Specialist Physician

Melbourne

Dr Chin Tan

Endocrinologist

Melbourne

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Dr Chin Tan

Endocrinologist

Melbourne

Dr. Chin Tan is a graduate of Melbourne University and trained through Austin Health. He subsequently completed his specialist training in endocrinology at Monash Health and was admitted as a Fellow of The Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP).

Dr. Tan completed his bachelor of medical science by undertaking research in insulin treatment therapy at Stanford University, California USA.

In addition to his private practice, Dr. Tan is a staff specialist at Monash Health and Peninsula Health with public appointments in both Diabetes and Endocrine services.

Dr. Tan has admission rights at St John of God Berwick and Mulgrave Private Hospital. He is the founder and principal associate of Southeast Endocrine Associates.

Michelle Robins

Credentialled Diabetes Educator, Nurse Practitioner Diabetes, Northern Health; Conjoint Academic Staff, Deakin University

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Michelle Robins

Credentialled Diabetes Educator, Nurse Practitioner Diabetes, Northern Health; Conjoint Academic Staff, Deakin University

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Further Information

Parking

Self parking will be available onsite at the Grand Hyatt Melbourne, further information and instructions
will be provided in your confirmation email. You will have the opportunity within the registration
form to advise if you wish to have parking arranged.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

The Novo Nordisk Meeting Secretariat will work with venues and suppliers to ensure they have current COVID-19 safety procedures in place as per the state and federal recommendations, additional information is available here.

A number of measures have been put in place as part for government guidelines and restrictions as well as in line for COVID safety practices. Further information will be outlined in your registration confirmation, however, please do not hesitate to contact the Meeting Secretariat if you have any questions. Hand sanitiser and face masks will be available for attendees whilst a maximum of five attendees per table will be allowed.

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Enquiries

For enquiries on your registration or more information about the program please contact us at:

Novo Nordisk Meeting Secretariat