Gold

GLP-1 RA Masterclass

Northern Territory

Darwin

Saturday 30 July 2022
Mercure Darwin Airport Resort, 1 Sir Norman Brearley Drive, Darwin NT 0812

Places are limited. Secure your spot early to avoid disappointment.

Agenda

  • Darwin
9:30 – 10:00 am
Arrivals, registration and morning tea
10:00 – 10:05 am
Welcome and housekeeping
10:05 – 10:20 am
Primary care and type 2 diabetes management – why are we here today?
10:20 – 10:45 am
Can we slow the progression of type 2 diabetes?
10:45 – 11:10 am
Navigating treatment options for our patients with type 2 diabetes – where do GLP-1 RAs fit?
11:10 – 11:35 am
Panel discussion: Q&A
11:35 – 12:05 pm
First case-based workshop rotation
12:05 – 12:45 pm
Lunch
12:45 – 1:15 pm
Second case-based workshop rotation
1:15 – 1:45 pm
Third case-based workshop rotation
1:45 – 2:00 pm
Final Q&A
Recap of today's learnings

Speakers

Please find below the list of confirmed speakers that will present the plenary sessions and workshops.

  • Darwin

Professor Roger Chen

Endocrinologist

St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney and Garvan Institute of Medical Research

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Professor Roger Chen

Endocrinologist

St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney and Garvan Institute of Medical Research

Professor Roger Chen is a Senior Staff Specialist in Endocrinology at St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney and Visiting Scientist at the Garvan Institute of Medical Research. His clinical interests are in general endocrinology including diabetes and thyroid disease. His research interests are in diabetes co-morbidities such as mental illness and cognitive impairment.

He is active in post postgraduate and undergraduate medical education and coordinates the endocrinology unit of the Masters of Internal Medicine for the University of Sydney and for the Rebecca Cooper Research Foundation. He is Conjoint Professor, St Vincent’s Clinical School at the University of New South Wales.

Dr Matthew Hare

Endocrinologist

Royal Darwin Hospital

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Dr Matthew Hare

Endocrinologist

Royal Darwin Hospital

Dr Hare is an Endocrinologist at Royal Darwin Hospital, where he leads remote diabetes services. He is also a clinician-researcher based at Menzies School of Health Research, where his work focuses on addressing the impact of diabetes among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Dr Hare has extensive experience in diabetes epidemiology and clinical research, having previously worked with the Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Monash School of Public Health and MRC Epidemiology Unit at the University of Cambridge. His research efforts have been recognised with awards and scholarships from the Australian Diabetes Society, National Health and Medical Research Council, International Diabetes Epidemiology Group, Australian Academy of Science, Diabetes Australia and US Centers for Disease Control.

Associate Professor Gary Kilov

General Practitioner

Launceston Diabetes Clinic

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Associate Professor Gary Kilov

General Practitioner

Launceston Diabetes Clinic

Associate Professor Gary Kilov is a founding member of The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) Diabetes specific interest group and a co-founder of the primary care diabetes society of Australia (PCDSA). He is a contributor to the current RACGP diabetes handbook (2016/20). He is a member of several NDSS (National Diabetes Supply Scheme) Expert Reference Groups. He is the past editor in chief of the PCDSA journal. He has established a multidisciplinary, diabetes-focused general practice in Launceston, Tasmania.

Associate Professor Kilov shares his time between Launceston treating the full spectrum of patients with diabetes and obesity related conditions and providing peer to peer and medical undergraduate education on diabetes and related conditions. He has presented papers and conducted many educational sessions at national and international seminars and conferences and he has been published in peer reviewed journals on topics covering diabetes, obesity and respiratory medicine.

Vongayi Majoni

Mencentral GP Clinic

Certified Diabetes Educator

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Vongayi Majoni

Mencentral GP Clinic

Certified Diabetes Educator

RN, CDE, MPH, BN (Hons Critical Care), Diploma in diabetes education in Primary Care. I enjoy offering diabetes education. I have been a diabetes educator since 2005

Further Information

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.

Enquiries

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

Novo Nordisk Meeting Secretariat