SCIENTIFIC PROGRAMME

19th Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Series:

“Diabetes Asia 2022” Conference

November 18-20, 2022

Royale Chulan Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

Day 1 - November 18, 2022 (Friday)

0700 - 0815

REGISTRATION

0815 - 0900

PLENARY 1
Chairman: Emeritus Professor Mustaffa Embong, National Diabetes Institute

 

UPDATE ON STRATEGIES TO REDUCE ASCVD RISK IN DIABETICS

Professor Eberhard Standl, GERMANY  confirmed 

 

0900 - 0945

 SPECIAL LECTURE 1 

 Sponsored by Zuellig Pharma Sdn Bhd 

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0945 - 1015

BREAK

1015 - 1215

Concurrent Main Symposium 1

MAIN SYMPOSIUM 1A

 

THEME : SGLT2-IS

Chairman: Dato Dr. David Chew Soon Ping, Cardiac Vascular Sentral Kuala Lumpur  confirmed 

 

  1. SGLT2-I for T2DM
    Professor Dato’ Wan Mohamad Wan Bebakar, Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia   confirmed 
     

  2. SGLT2-Is in Heart Failure: Only for HFrEF?
    Dato’ Sri Azhari Rosman, National Heart Institute  confirmed 
     

  3. SGLT-I: 1 & 2 Combo
    Professor Norlaila Mustafa, Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz UKM  confirmed 
     

  4. Discussion

 

MAIN SYMPOSIUM 1B

 

Theme: COVID-19 AND DIABETES

Chairman Professor Datin Chia Yook Chin, Universiti Malaya Medical Centre  confirmed 

 

  1. Covid-19: More Common, More Serious in Diabetics?
    Associate Professor Raja Iskandar Shah Raja Azwa, Universiti Malaya Medical Centre
     

  2. Covid-19 and Emergent T1 and T2 Diabetes
    Dr. Noor Shafina Mohd Nor, UiTM Specialist Centre  confirmed 
     

  3. Long Covid: The What and the Why
    Associate Professor Muhamad Yazli Yuhana, KPJ Ampang Puteri Specialist Centre  confirmed 
     

  4. Management of Covid-19: Reducing the Risk of Progression to Severe Covid-19
     Sponsored by Pfizer (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd 
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  5. Discussion
     

1215 - 1315

 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 1 

 Sponsored by Servier Malaysia Sdn Bhd 

 

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1315 - 1400

LUNCH

1400 - 1530

EXPERTS’ CASE DISCUSSION 1

Chairman:

A Patient with Mild Diabetes but Recent AMI Complaining of Leg Swelling

Presenter: Dr. Radhakrishna Sothiratnam, Columbia Asia Seremban Hospital  confirmed 

 

Panel

 

EXPERTS’ CASE DISCUSSION 2

Chairman: Dato’ Dr. Zaki Morad Mohamad Zaher, KPJ Ampang Puteri Specialist Hospital

Young Diabetic with Rapidly Worsening Nephropathy

Presenter: Dr. Ng Ooi Chuan, Universiti Putra Malaysia  confirmed 

Panel

  1. Professor Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, Universiti Malaya Medical Centre

  2. Dr. Wong Ming, Sunway Medical Centre

  3. Associate Professor Lim Soo Kun, Universiti Malaya Medical Centre  confirmed 

 

Free Paper Presentations

(Details refer to ‘Abstracts Free Paper Presentation’)

Chairman: Professor Dato’ Mafauzy Mohamed, Universiti Sains Malaysia Hospital  confirmed 

 

Free paper presentation

 

Panel

  1. Professor G. R Letchuman, Monash University  confirmed 

  2. Emeritus Professor Dato’ Khalid Abdul Kadir, Monash University Malaysia

  3. Professor Nor Azmi Kamaruddin, National Heart Institute

 

Poster Presentation

 

Panel

  1. Professor Norlaila Mustaffa, Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz UKM  confirmed 

  2. Associate Professor R. Jeyakantha Ratnasingam, University Malaya Medical Centre

  3. Professor Dato’ Anuar Zaini Md. Zain, Monash University Malaysia

1530 - 1600

BREAK

1600 - 1645

PLENARY 2

Chairman: Professor Anuar Zaini Md Zain, Monash University Malaysia  confirmed 

 

THE FUTURE OF INSULIN: GENE THERAPY; SMART INSULINS; ORAL INSULINS; NANOTECHNOLOGY; WEEKLY BASAL INSULIN

Professor Philip Home, UNITED KINGDOM  confirmed 

1645 - 1730

Concurrent Meet the Professor 1

 

MEET THE PROFESSOR 1A

Chairman: Associate Professor R. Jeyakantha Ratnasingam, University Malaya Medical Centre


MANAGEMENT OF DIFFICULT DIABETES

Resource Person: Professor Norlaila Mustafa, Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz UKM  confirmed 

 

MEET THE PROFESSOR 1B

Chairman: Datuk Dr. Mohamed Badrulnizam Long Bidin, Kuala Lumpur Hospital


TREATING TO TARGETS  confirmed 

Resource Person: Professor Dato’ Mafauzy Mohamed, Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia  confirmed 

 

END OF DAY 1

 
 

Day 2 - November 19, 2022 (Saturday)

 

0745 - 0815

 BREAKFAST SYMPOSIUM 

 Sponsored  by Merck Sharp & Dohme (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd 

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0815 - 0900

PLENARY 3
Chairman: Professor G.R Letchuman, Monash University Malaysia 
confirmed 

 

TARGETING OBESITY FOR PREVENTION/CONTROL OF T2DM

Professor Harold Lebovitz, UNITED STATES  confirmed 

 

0900 - 0945

 SPECIAL LECTURE 2 

 Sponsored by Novo Nordisk Pharma (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd 

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0945 - 1015

BREAK

1015 - 1215

Concurrent Main Symposium 2

MAIN SYMPOSIUM 2A

THEME : MANAGING DIABETES IN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS

Chairman: Dr Wu Loo Ling , Subang Jaya Medical Centre  confirmed 

  1. Diabetes in Children: Type 1 or Type 2
    Dr. Ch’ng Tong Wooi, Sunway Medical Centre  confirmed 
     

  2. Strategies to Support Psychosocial Aspects in Self-Management of T1DM in Youths
    Associate Professor Azriyanti Anuar Zaini, University Malaya Medical Centre  confirmed 
     

  3. Type 1 Diabetes Intervention Trials: Where are we now?
    Professor Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, University Malaya Medical Centre  confirmed 
     

  4. Discussion

 

 MAIN SYMPOSIUM 2B 

 Sponsored by Abbott Laboratories 

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1215 - 1315

 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 2A 

 Sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd 

 

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 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 2B 

 Sponsored by Kalbe Malaysia Sdn Bhd 

 

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1315 - 1400

LUNCH

1400 - 1530

Concurrent Main Symposium 3

 

MAIN SYMPOSIUM 3A

THEME: MANAGING TYPE 2 DIABETES (T2DM)

Chairman: Professor Dato’ Dr. Mafauzy Mohamed, HUSM  confirmed 

  1. Post-Prandial Glucose Spike: Significance and Strategies (To Reduce)
    Professor Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, Universiti Malaya Medical Centre  confirmed 
     

  2. Insulin use in T2DM: Newer Approach
    Datuk Dr. Zanariah Hussein, Putrajaya Hospital  confirmed 
     

  3. Improving Medication Adherence: DMTAC
    Dr. Navin Kumar Loganadan, Putrajaya Hospital  confirmed 
     

  4. Discussion


 MAIN SYMPOSIUM 3B 

 Sponsored by Novo Nordisk Pharma (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd 

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1530 - 1600

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1600 - 1645

PLENARY 4

Chairman: Professor Norlaila Mustafa, Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz UKM  confirmed 

 

ADVANCES IN INCRETIN-BASED THERAPEUTICS

Professor Stephan Twigg, AUSTRALIA  confirmed 

1645 - 1730

MEET THE PROFESSOR 2A

Chairman: Dr. Foo Siew Hui, Selayang Hospital  confirmed 

PRACTICAL TIPS IN MANAGING T1DM IN MALAYSIA

Resource Person: Professor Muhammad Yazid Jalaludin, University Malaya Medical Centre​  confirmed 

 

MEET THE PROFESSOR 2B

Chairman: Professor Harikrishna K. Ragavan Nair, Kuala Lumpur Hospital​  confirmed 

MAXIMIZING SKINCARE IN DIABETIC PATIENTS

Resource Person: Professor Rokiah Che Ismail, International Medical University​  confirmed 

 

END OF DAY 2

 
 
 
 

Day 3 - November 20, 2022 (Sunday)

 
 

0745 - 0815

PLENARY 5

Chairman: Professor Dato’ Mafauzy Mohamed, Hospital University Sains Malaysia​  confirmed 

 

RESIDUAL RISK BEYOND LDL IN DIABETICS  

Professor Timothy Davis, AUSTRALIA  confirmed 

0815 - 0900

PLENARY 6
Chairman: Professor Dato' Ikram Shah bin Ismail, Universiti Malaya Medical Centre 
 confirmed 

 

STRATEGIES FOR REMISSION OF TYPE 2 DIABETES

Professor Alice Pik Shan Kong, HONG KONG  confirmed 

 

0900 - 0945

PLENARY 7

Chairman: Professor Nor Azmi Kamaruddin, National Heart Institute

GLYCAEMIC INDEPENDENT EFFECTS OF ANTI-HYPERGLYCAEMIC AGENTS

Professor Luc Van Gaal, BELGIUM  confirmed 

0945 - 1015

BREAK

1015 - 1215

Concurrent Main Symposium 4

MAIN SYMPOSIUM 4A

THEME : THE GUT AND DIABETES

Chairman: Professor Dato' Dr. Nik Ritza Kosai, Hospital Canselor Tuanku Mukhriz UKM  confirmed 

  1. NAFLD: A Cause or Complication of Diabetes?
    Dr. Foo Siew Hui, Selayang Hospital/Subang Jaya Medical Centre  confirmed 
     

  2. Oral Health: Implications for Diabetics
    Professor Khoo Suan Phaik, International Medical University  confirmed 
     

  3. Microbiota to Prevent/Cure Diabetes?
    Associate Professor Nazri Mustaffa, Hospital Universiti Sains Malaysia  confirmed 
     

  4. Discussion

 

 MAIN SYMPOSIUM 4B 

 Sponsored by Cardiac Vascular Sentral (Kuala Lumpur) Sdn Bhd-CVSKL 

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1215 - 1315

 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 3A 

 Sponsored by Zuellig Pharma Sdn Bhd 

 

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 LUNCH SYMPOSIUM 3B 

 Sponsored by Bio-Life Marketing Sdn Bhd 

 

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1315 - 1400

LUNCH

1400 - 1530

Concurrent Main Symposium 5

 

MAIN SYMPOSIUM 5A

THEME: COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE REMEDIES

Chairman: Professor Zhou Wen Xin, International Medical University  confirmed 

  1. Plant-Based Foods: Practical Tips for Diabetics
    Associate Professor Zulfitri Azuan Mat Daud, Universiti Putra Malaysia  confirmed 
     

  2. Ayurvedic Medicines in the Treatment of Diabetes Mellitus
    Dr. Siby Vaidya, Ayur Centre  confirmed 
     

  3. Treating Diabetic Foot Ulcers: Maggots and Leeches
    Professor Dr. Harikrishna Ragavan Nair, Kuala Lumpur Hospital  confirmed 
     

  4. Discussion


MAIN SYMPOSIUM 5B

THEME: CHALLENGES IN DIABETES MANAGEMENT

Chairman Professor Norlela Sukor, Hospital Canselor Tuanku Mukhriz UKM

  1. Challenges in Managing Diabetes in the Elderly
    Prof. Shahrul Bahyah Kamaruzzaman, University Malaya Medical Centre
     

  2. Non-Compliance: The Why and the How (to overcome)
    Professor G.R Letchuman, Monash University Malaysia  confirmed 
     

  3. Diabetes Care in Developing Countries: Challenges and Solutions
    Datuk Dr. Zanariah Hussein, Putrajaya Hospital  confirmed 
     

  4. Discussion

1530 - 1600

BREAK

1600 - 1645

PLENARY 8

Chairman: Datuk Dr. Zanariah Hussein, Putrajaya Hospital  confirmed 

 

A REVIEW OF THE LATEST ADA & EASD GUIDELINES: WHAT’S CHANGED?

Professor Donnelly, UNITED KINGDOM  confirmed 

1645 - 1730

FREE PAPER PRESENTATION AWARDING CEREMONY

 

  • BEST ORAL PRESENTATION AWARD

  • BEST POSTER PRESENTATION AWARD

END OF DIABETES ASIA CONFERENCE 2022