Invited presentations (2020)

Terry White Chemmart Masterclass: Melbourne, Australia; 3 March 2020

Speight J. Recognising the world’s most powerful drug: why our words matter in diabetes care.


Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute and Diabetes Victoria – 2020 Health Professional Symposium: webinar, Australia; 8 May 2020

Holmes-Truscott E. Starting insulin in type 2 diabetes: Strategies and resources available to assist health professionals to support people with type 2 diabetes to address barriers.


Diabetes Victoria webinar, Victoria, Australia; 2 June 2020

Gray S. Emotional health for people with diabetes during uncertain times.


Diabetes Victoria: Supporting research: Melbourne, Australia; 22 August 2020

Holmes-Truscott E. Psychological barriers to insulin use among people with type 2 diabetes.


Advanced Practicing Podiatrists – High Risk Foot Group: Lower Extremity Amputation Prevention (LEAP) 2020 conference: Melbourne, Australia; 2-3 October 2020

Speight J. Topic: Language in diabetes (title TBC).


NIH / NIDDK Workshop: ‘Obstacles and Barriers to Treatment and Prevention of Impaired Awareness of Hypoglycaemia and Counter-Regulatory Responses in Patients with Type 1 Diabetes’: Maryland, United States of America; 22-23 October 2020

Speight J. Assessment of Impaired Awareness of Hypoglycaemia in adults with type 1 diabetes.


Danish Diabetes Academy Winter School: Malaga, Spain; November 2020

Speight J. Language matters – how can scientists/researchers improve their communication with and about people with diabetes? (presentation likely to be delivered via webinar due to COVID-19)