The Midlands Endocrine and Diabetes Club

A conference with many people sitting or standing at tables and talking

This popular and thought provoking regional meeting is held twice a year for health professionals from the fields of endocrinology and diabetes. Our next meeting will be held on 18 October 2019 at the Edgbaston Park Hotel

Organised by the Institute of Metabolism Systems Research (IMSR) and bringing together consultants, doctors, specialist nurses and trainees, our varied programme comprises debate and update lectures. Research or case abstract submissions are encouraged, particularly from those in training and clinical fellows.  Prizes are awarded for the best presentations on the day.

Below is the draft programme of the next Midlands Endocrine and Diabetes Club event on 18 October 2019.

Draft programme for the next Midlands Endocrine and Diabetes Club on 18 October 2019
12:30-13:25 Registration and lunch
13:25-13:30

Welcome and introduction

Dr Kristien Boelaert, Reader in Endocrinology, University of Birmingham

13:30-14:00

Genertics Lecture:“The genetics of perturbations in the calcium receptor”  Dr Fadil Hannan, Director of the Larsson-Rosenquist Foundation Oxford Centre for the Endocrinology of Human Lactation, University of Oxford

Chair: Dr Helena Gleeson, Consultant Endocrinologist, University Hospitals Birmingham

14:00-14:15

 

 

Case presentation 1

TBC

Chair: Dr Helena Gleeson, Consultant Endocrinologist, University Hospitals Birmingham

 

 14:15-14:30

 Case Presentation 2

TBC

Chair: Dr Helena Gleeson, Consultant Endocrinologist, University Hospitals Birmingham

14:30-15:05

Endocrine debate: "Pituitary apoplexy should always be managed with surgical intervention"

For: Mr Georgios Tsermoulas, Consultant Neurosurgeon, QEH Birmingham

Against: Dr John Ayuk, Consultant Endocrinologist, QEH Birmingham

Chair: Dr Kristien Boelaert, Reader in Endocrinology, University of Birmingham

15:05-15:50 Tea, coffee and networking
15:50-16:20

Diabetes Update Lecture: "Real world evidence of new insulin formulations: is it worth reading?Terence Pang, Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology, Dudley Group of Hospitals

Chair: Dr Jane Dale, Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology, Dudley Group of Hospitals

16:20-16:35

 

 

Case presentation 3

TBC

Chair: Dr Jane Dale, Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinolgy, Dudley Group of Hospitals

16:35-16:50

Case presentation 4

TBC

Chair: Dr Jane Dale, Consultant in Diabetes and Endocrinology, Dudley Group of Hospitals

16:50-17:00 Prizes and meeting close: Dr Kristien Boelaert, Reader in Endocrinology, University of Birmingham

 

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