Diabetes Educational Meeting

The School of Medicine is delighted to continue its long support of Prof Ian Campbell, Emeritus Professor of Medicine, and Merck in running a Post-Graduate educational meeting,  ‘Expanding the Benefits of Metformin: Research and Clinical Update’ which took place on November 6th by webinar for diabetes specialists from Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq.  The lectures were delivered by Prof Ian Campbell and Dr Harry Howlett from HHMS Global Diabetes Research and Education, Amersham.   The topics included an update of the benefits of metformin in type 2 diabetic subjects with heart failure and chronic kidney disease, and looking to the future the potential benefits of metformin in the treatment of cancer and dementia.