The Midlands Endocrine and Diabetes Club Meeting

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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 21 June 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.

Draft programme of Midlands Endocrine & Diabetes Club 21 June 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

Diabetes Lecture: "DIY artificial pancreas" Alasdair McLay

Chair: Dr Parth Narendran, Reader in Diabetes Medicine, University of Birmingham

14:00-14:15

 

14:15-14:30

Case presentations

TBC

TBC

Chair: Dr Parth Narendran, Reader in Diabetes Medicine, University of Birmingham

14:30-15:05

Genetics debate: "All NHS Clinicians should be able to take genomic consent"

For: TBC

Against: TBC

Chair: Dr Helena Gleeson, Consultant Endocrinologist, Clinical Service Lead for Endocrinology

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

Endocrine Update Lecture: "Overview of the new NICE guidelines on Thyroid Diseases," Dr Kristien Boelaert, Reader in Endocrinology, University of Birmingham

Chair: Dr Michael O'Reilly, Hoffenberg Clinician Scientist in Metabolic Endocrinology

16:20-16:35

 

16:35-16:50

Case presentations

TBC

TBC

Chair: Dr Michael O'Reilly, Hoffenberg Clinician Scientist in Metabolic Endocrinology

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

 

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