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Certificate in Diabetes Mellitus   level 1 ;3 months

The Certificate course in Diabetes Mellitus is designed to provide fundamental knowledge of diabetes within a short time of 3 months. The course will introduce the students to the basic concepts of diabetes, including the definition and classification of diabetes. In addition, students will also learn about the clinical features of diabetes, screening and diagnosis, and the basics of diabetes management including an overview of diabetes education, exercise, and pharmacological agents. The course is updated with the latest figures given by the International Diabetes Federation.

Diploma in Diabetes Mellitus    level 2     3 months

Practical Diabetes Management Course is designed to update the general practitioner with the essential knowledge needed in the practical management of diabetes. Our expert faculty will train the student on the current trends and impart practical guidance on providing quality care for patients with diabetes.

Fellowship in Diabetes Mellitus    level 3       2  months

This session of the course will impart knowledge on managing the complications and special populations. Apart from online learning modules, there will be live virtual classes and one month of practical training through clinical postings.  Diabetes specialists at accredited hospitals and clinics will deliver the practical training. Students will have the opportunity to observe and learn from real life cases.

Course Outline

1.Epidemiology

    • Complications of Diabetes
    • Diabetes in children
    • Diabetes in pregnancy
    • Diabetes in the elderly

2.Acute Diabetic complications

    • Hypoglycaemia in Diabetes
    • Acute Metabolic Complications of Diabetes: Diabetic Ketoacidosis and the Hyperosmolar Hyperglycaemic State

3.Microvascular Complications of Diabetes

    • Pathogenesis of Microvascular Complications
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diabetic Nephropathy
    • Diabetic Neuropathy

4.Macrovascular complications of Diabetes

    • Pathogenesis of Macrovascular Complications in Diabetes
    • Hypertension in Diabetes
    • Dyslipidaemia in Diabetes
    • Ischemic Heart Disease in Diabetes
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease

5.Other Complications of Diabetes

    • Foot Problems
    • Sexual Function
    • Diabetes and Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Gastrointestinal Manifestations of Diabetes
    • The Skin in Diabetes
    • Bone and Rheumatic Disorders
    • Periodontal disease in Diabetes
    • Diabetes and Infections
    • Social and Psychological issues in Diabetes

6.Diabetes in special populations

    • Diabetes in childhood and adolescence
    • Diabetes in the Pregnancy
    • Diabetes in the Elderly

7.Case Studies

    • Hypoglycaemia
    • Diabetic Nephropathy
    • Diabetic Retinopathy
    • Diabetic Neuropathy
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • Hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar state
    • Diabetic foot disease
    • Hypertension and CVD in diabetes
    • Gestational Diabetes

8.Multidisciplinary approach and Prevention

    • Diabetes Care in different resource Settings
    • Role of the Multidisciplinary team in Diabetes
    • Prevention of Diabetes

 

MasterClass in Diabetes Mellitus

£500.00Price
  • Can I call myself a Diabetologist/ Diabetes specialist after completing this course?

    • No. The aim of this course is to be a form of continuing professional development that will increase your clinical knowledge on diabetes and make you better primary care providers. It is not a replacement to formal medical education and specialization.