5th North West Lipid Forum
Tuesday, 4th Dec 2012
Manchester Airport Marriot Hotel, Hale Road, Hale Barns, Manchester, WA15 8XW
1230-1330 Registration & Lunch
1330-1415 HDL and protection against CVD. Professor Paul Durrington, Professor of Medicine, University of Manchester.
1415-1500 HDL Functionality. Dr Lucia Rohrer, University of Zurich.
1500-1515 Tea & Coffee
1515-1600 Joint British Society III guidelines. Dr Alan Rees, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, University Hospital of Wales.
1600-1630 Managing patients with severe hyperlipidaemias: patients, cost and challenges. Dr Nigel Capps, Royal Shrewsbury Hospital.
Organised by Dr Handrean Soran
CPD: 3 points applied
This educational meeting has received funding from MSD to cover logistical costs (including catering, venue hire and speaker honoraria). MSD have had no input into the selection of speakers or topics for this meeting.
Diabetes UK Annual Professional Conference 13 – 15 March 2013, Manchester Central
Abstracts for the Diabetes UK Professional Conference 2013 can now be submitted. The deadline for submission is 5pm, Wednesday 10 October 2012.
Further details from Diabetes UK.
7th North West Diabetes and Cardiovascular Update
Wednesday 21st November 2012
Reebok Stadium, Burnden Way, BL6 6JW
Organised by Dr Handrean Soran & Dr Naveed Younis
5 CPD credits: RCP Activity Code No. 77572
0830 – 0920 Registration
0920 – 0930 Welcome
Session 1 Chair: Dr Naveed Younis
0930 – 1010 Obesity and diabetes: challenges and management options. Dr Akheel Syed, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust.
1010 – 1050 Bariatric surgery: indications and its role in the management of type 2 diabetes. Professor Basil Ammori, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust.
1050 – 1120 Tea & Coffee
Session 2 Chair: Dr Naveed Younis
1120 – 1200 Managing early stages of CKD and diabetes nephropathy and when to refer to secondary care? Dr Sandip Mitra, Consultant Nephrologist, Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
1200 – 1240 Management of Pre-gestational Diabetes. Dr Basil Issa, Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist, University Hospital South Manchester.
1240 – 1400 Lunch & Networking
Session 3 Chair: Dr Handrean Soran
1400 – 1440 Gastrointestinal complications of diabetes: diagnosis and management. Professor Satyan Rajbhandari, Royal Preston Hospital and Chorley NHS Trust.
1440 – 1520 Adolescent Diabetes: Specific problems related to adolescents and young adults. Dr Rob Davies, Consultant Physician & Diabetologist, Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
1520 – 1600 What is new in the management of diabetes? New NICE guideline type 2 diabetes, Diabetes and Driving laws, Diabetes and life style modification. Dr Naveed Younis, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, University Hospital South Manchester.
1600 -1605 Summary and close
For registration and further information please contact Mark Woodcock.
Preston Pituitary Meeting
Wednesday 17TH October 2012
Education Centre, Royal Preston Hospital
13.45-14.45 Intra operative pituitary imaging. Dr Aprajay Golash, Consultant neurosurgeon, Royal Preston Hospital
14.45-15.15 Prolactin in humans – not just for lactation. Dr Annice Mukherjee, Consultant Endocrinologist, Salford Royal Hospital
15.15-15.30 Coffee Break
15.30-16.30 Pituitary apoplexy. Dr John Ayuk, Consultant Endocrinologists, University Hospitals Birmingham
16.30-17.15 Pituitary case presentations. Chair: Dr Simon Howell, Consultant Endocrinologist, Royal Preston Hospital
For Further Information and to register please contact:
Alison Jones or Louise Dagger on 01772 522811
3 CPD points: Approval sought from the Royal College of Physicians
Dr Simon Howell
Diabetes & Endocrine SpR Training Day
Friday 7th September 2012
Manchester Royal Infirmary, Education South
09:00 Coffee & Registration
09:30 Monogenic Diabetes: Professor Rayaz Malik, Professor of Medicine & Consultant Physician
10:30 Revalidation for Beginners: Dr Lance Sandle, Consultant Chemical Pathologist
11:30 What is the best second choice after Statins? Dr Gillian Burrows, Consultant Chemical Pathologist
13:30 Lipid Modification NICE Guideline: Dr Shashithej Narayana, ST4 Endocrinology & Diabetes
13:50 Obesity: Dr Akheel Syed, Consultant Physician in Obesity Medicine
15:00 Management of CVD in patients with CKD. Is there a role for lipid modification? Dr Sandip Mitra, Consultant Nephrologist
16:00 Familial Hypercholesterolaemia NICE Guideline: Dr Marco Lee, ST4 Clinical Biochemistry
16:20 Cascade Screening in Familial Hypercholesterolaemia: Sister Ruth Eatough, FH Specialist Nurse