Diabetes Management during Ramadan

    Presentation by:

    Dr Marwan Obaid, Sydney Endocrinologist and Clinical Lecturer at the University of New South Wales.


    In this podcast Dr Obaid gives an overview of the importance of Ramadan to Muslims and provides a practical guide on how to manage people with diabetes who wish to participate in Ramadan, which requires Muslims to abstain from food and drink from dawn to dusk for 30 days.

    Insulin initiation, titration and escalation: A practical guide for busy clinicians in primary care

    Webinar - October 2019

    Presentation by:
    Carl Peters
    Endocrinologist, North Shore Hospital

    In this webinar, Dr Carl Peters provided clinicians with a practical guide to the use of insulin in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

    What Can I Do If My Patient Asks Me About Help With Weight Loss?

    This video podcast is from a recent GPCME Rotorua presentation given by endocrinologist Dr Ole Schmiedel who outlines a solution-focused approach to medical weight management, focusing on improvement of obesity-related complications rather than on weight itself. The aim of this session was to provide practical knowledge on how to approach weight management, with several individual cases provided as examples of the various approaches.

    Perioperative Care and Enhanced Recovery after Surgery

    A discussion between Prof Andrew Hill (Colorectal Surgeon) and Dr Nick Lightfoot (Anaesthestist) at Middlemore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand (July, 2017)