DESG SYMPOSIUM 2017 – Lisbon

Adherence to Treatment: from Concept to Practice
14:00 – 17:00 – Sunday, 11 Sept. 2016   – München Messe / Behring Hall

  • 14:00Welcome by Line Kleinebreil (FR) (DESG) and Johan Wens (BE) (PCDE)


  • 14:10 – Session I: Non-Adherence to Treatment, WHY?
    Chair Line Kleinebreil (FR) (DESG),
    Co-chair Johan Wens (BE) (PCDE)µ
    “Non – adherence in Europe” Sylvia Lion, consultant, (FR)
    “Patients’ non-adherence and doctors’ clinical inertia: two faces of medical irrationality” Gérard Reach (FR)
    Panel discussion: moderator Thérèse Lethu (CH)
    Klára Picková (CZ), Heike Traub (DE),µ
    Joao Raposo, diabetologist (PL), Kamlesh Khunti, PCP (UK),
    Guusje Neijens, nurse educator (NL), Agata Juruc, pschychologist (PL) will be invited to react and share with us their experience


  • 16:00 – Session II: Adherence to treatment: new approaches
    Chair Anna Majchrzak (PL) (DESG),
    Co-chair, Kamlesh Khunti (UK) (PCDE)
    Peer to peer support in social media, Bastian Hauck (DE)
    Do we need a coach to change lifestyle?
    Guuise Neijens (NL)


  • 16:45 – Take home messages
    Mohamed Hassanein (UK) (DESG)


  • 17:00 – Conclusion
    Florian Toti (AL) (DESG) (AL) and Xavier Cos (SP) (PCDE)Organised by:
    Diabetes Education Study Group (DESG) and Primary Care Diabetes Europe (PCDE)