Guest: Dr. Glen Maberly
Presenter: Patrick Reyes
Guest Bio: Dr. Glen Maberly is a Senior Staff Specialist Endocrinologist at Blacktown and Mt Druitt Hospitals, and as a Program Lead currently he is the driving force behind the Western Sydney Diabetes (WSD) initiative. Together with Western Sydney Local Health District, they formed a Diabetes Prevention Alliance to slow the progression of diabetes in people living in our district.
Segment overview: In this segment, Dr. Maberly talks about the Forum for Injection Technique & Therapy Expert Recommendations (FITTER), which provides the most up-to-date diabetes treatment and therapies based on research evidences leading to improved health outcomes, well-being, lower healthcare costs and reduced burden on care providers and wider society.