Joint Endocrine Tumour Group Annual Meeting – 7th april

THURSDAY 7th APRIL 2011

HOLT HOUSE SEMINAR ROOM, PATERSON INSTITUTE – Christie’s Hospital

1.30pm Buffet Lunch – Sponsored by Novartis

2.00pm Introduction – Professor Peter J Trainer

Professor James Fagin, Clinical Endocrinology Trust Visiting Professor

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York  – ‘The BRAF Oncogene in Thyroid Cancer: Insights from Mouse Genetic Models and Experimental Therapeutics’

2.40pm Discussion

2.50pm Introduction – Dr Beng Yap

Dr Ujjal Mallick, Northern Cancer Centre, Newcastle-upon-tyne – ‘ ION trial: is radioiodine necessary for low risk differentiated thyroid  cancer? ’

3.30pm Discussion

3.40pm Tea Break

4.00pm Introduction – Mr Sean Loughran

Professor John Watkinson, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham -Title to be confirmed

4.45pm Discussion

5.00pm JETG business meeting

6.00pm   Close

CPD APPROVAL APPLIED FOR