Mrs. Anne-Marie Felton, President Federation of European Nurses in Diabetes (FEND)
Prof. Ab Osterhaus, RIZ, Tiho Hannover/chair European Scientific Working group on Influenza (ESWI)
Introduction: what is influenza and why is it of importance to people with diabetes?
Scientific review “Benefits of flu vaccination for diabetes patients”: main messages
Dr. Marco Goeijenbier, Havenziekenhuis Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Should people with diabetes be vaccinated against influenza?
The role of primary care physicians in preventing influenza
Prof. Xavier Cos, chair Primary Care Diabetes Europe (PCDE)
The role of pharmacists in protecting people with diabetes against influenza infection
Improving the efficiency of current influenza vaccination programs for at-risk patients
(WHO and ECDC)
What can organisations working with/for patients with diabetes do to protect patients against influenza?
Anne-Marie Felton, President Federation of European Nurses in Diabetes (FEND)
Focus on the diabetes community: introduction, challenges and future prospects
International Diabetes Federation (IDF and IDF Europe)
International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes (ISPAD)
Immunology of Diabetes Society (IDS)
European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD)
Foundation of European Nurses in Diabetes (FEND)
Primary Care Diabetes Europe (PCDE)
Audience debate and conclusions of the meeting