SpR training day 19th September, 2011.

North West Deanery Diabetes and Endocrine SpR Teaching Day

19th September 2011

Postgraduate Education Centre, Manchester Royal
Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL


0900-0930       Registration and Tea

Session 1 Diabetes and pregnancy, Chair Dr Rao-Balakrishna

0930-10300     Managing diabetes before, during and after pregnancy. Dr Rao-Balakrishna, Consultant Physician in Diabetes and Endocrinology, Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.

1030-1050      Journal Club, HAPO study. Dr Nisha Kaimal.

1050-1120       Coffee

Session 2         Up to date in diabetes and endocrinology Chair Dr Angela Paisley

1120-1125       Introduction. Dr Angela Paisley

1125-1145       Dopamine receptor agonist and risk of cardiac valve disease: an update.

1145-1215       Should we still prescribe pioglitazone? Dr Ramneet Khurana

1215-1300       New treatment: Dapagliflozine, Dr Shabir Ahmed, BMS.

1300-1400:      Lunch

Session 3         Chair Professor Steve Shalet

1400-1500       Treatment of Acromegaly.  Professor Stephen Shalet, Christie Hospital.

1500-1550       Journal Club:

1. Prevalence of GHD in cured acromegalic patients. Ronchi er al. European J.Endocrinology 2009; 161: 37-42. Dr Simi Krishnan.

2. GHD after treatment of acromegaly. Miller et al. JCEM 2010; 95: 567-577. Dr Kelly Cheer

3. Case presentation, DrKelly Cheer

1550-1615       Tea

1615-1700       Controversies in the diagnosis of type 2 diabetes: is there a role for HbA1c? Dr Graham Horsman, Consultant in Clinical Biochemistry, University Hospital South Manchester.

SfE Regional Clinical Cases: Liverpool, 11 Oct 2011

Dear Delegates

Please may I bring your attention to the forthcoming SfE Regional Clinical Cases meeting in association with the Mersey and Cheshire Diabetes and Endocrine Group which will take place at the Hilton Liverpool Hotel, Liverpool on 11 October 2011. The programme will consist of four speaker presentations and ten oral communication presentations made up from top scoring submitted abstracts. The remaining accepted abstracts will either be displayed as posters or be presented in the programme book that will be made available at the meeting. The meeting will close with an evening reception and awards ceremony.

Cases should be submitted for review by Monday 22 August 2011.

The programme is now live and can be viewed at SfE Regional Clinical Cases Meeting 2011.

Should one wish to register one can do so by clicking here


We hope to see you in October.


If you have any questions please contact me.


Kind Regards

Jamie Harvie
Events Coordinator
BioScientifica Ltd
Tel: (+44) (0) 1454 642276
Fax:(+44) (0) 1454 642222
Email: jamie.harvie@bioscientifica.com


Endocrinology on the web: http://www.endocrinology.org/

inc.European Journal of Endocrinology ONLINE

Society for Endocrinology (limited by guarantee)
Reg. in England no. 349408 Reg. Charity no. 266813
BioScientifica Ltd
Reg. in England no. 3190519