Intended for

Program

 

Professional's Symposium
Diabetes and Exercise
DAVOS
Monday, August 26

Intended for

Diabetologists, Endocrinologists, General Practitioners, Diabetes Educators, Dieticians.

 

Program

This is a preliminary program. It will be progressively modified and completed by the speaker's name.

Monday August 26, 2002
Location : Congress Centre, Hall Sanada
09h30 Introduction Jean-Jacques Grimm
Chairman : Roger Lehmann
09h40 - 10h05 Exercise and Diabetes : a Historical Perspective
Edward Horton, Boston, USA
10h10 - 10h35 Exercise and Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes
Johan Eriksson, Finland
10h40 - 11h05 Metabolic objectives-patients' desires: which bridges?
Jean-Philippe Assal, Genva, Switzerland
11h05 - 11h30 Break, visit of the exhibition
Chairman: Ulrich Vischer
11h30 - 11h55 Energetic Metabolism and Health Consequences of Different Sports Activities.
Olivier Dériaz, Sion, Switzerland
12h00 - 12h25 Exercise and Obesity
Jean-Michel Oppert, Paris
12h30 Lunch and visit of the exhibition
13h45 - 14h10 Insulin Sensitivity and Exercise: The State of the Art.
Hans Keizer, Maastricht NL
14h15 - 14h40 Hypoglycaemia Awareness and Exercise
Geremia Bolli, Perugia, Italy
14h40 - 15h00 Break, visit of the exhibition
15h00 - 15h25 Management of insulin-treated diabetes and exercise: experiences and comments.
Andrew Farqhuar, Kelowna, BC, Canada
15h30 - 15h55 Empowerment of Type 2 Diabetic Patients for Regular Exercise.
Brian Martin, Magglingen, Switzerland ( not confirmed )
16h00 End of the Symposium