Diabetes and Exercise event - Yes You Can 2018

Sat 23rd Jun, 2018

Engineering Central Swansea University Bay Campus SA1 8EN

Exercise Event 2018 website English.JPG

 

Programme

Time

Topic

09.30-10.15

Registration/ Coffee

 

Chairs:  Richard Bracken, Associate Professor Sports Science, Swansea University 
Dai Williams, National Director, Diabetes UK Cymru

10.15 – 10.25

Welcome and Opening

Dai Williams, National Director, Diabetes UK Cymru

 

10.30- 10.50

Exercising with diabetes: Personal perspectives

Type 1 - Hugo Thompson, Team Oarstruck

Type 2Jon Eaton , Patient in remission

10.55-11.15

Physical activity initiatives in Wales 

Carwyn Young, SPORT WALES

Melanie Gray, Park Run Ambassador Wales

11.20-11.50

Fuelling the Movement: Good Nutrition around exercise

Gill Regan, Paediatric Dietitian, Royal Gwent Hospital

Elaine Hibbert-Jones, Diabetes Dietitian, Royal Gwent Hospital

11.55-12.25

Maintaining motivation to regularly exercise

Kevin Craddock, National University of Ireland, Galway

12.30-13.10

Lunch Break

13.15-14.20

Type 1 Diabetes track

Pre-Diabetes or Type 2 diabetes track

13.15-13.35

Glucose management for aerobic exercise

Othmar Moser, Swansea University

 

Encouraging Physical Activity: A GPs perspective

Dr Mark Goodwin, GP Glyncorrwg - Afan Group Practice

13.40-14.00

Glucose management for strength exercise

Olivia McCarthy, Swansea University

Diabetes medications and exercise

Max Eckstein, Swansea University

14.05-14.25

Glucose management for Games/Interval exercise

Othmar Moser, Swansea University

Dealing with diabetes complications and exercise

Richard Bracken, Swansea University

14.30-14.50

What Diabetes UK and Diabetes Research Unit Cymru can do to help? Resources, Advice, Research Opportunities

Richard BrackenDiabetes Research Unit Cymru & Dai Williams, Diabetes UK Cymru

14:50- 15:00

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