NWES Meeting: 17 May 2013

The next Northwest Endocrine Society meeting will take place on Friday 17th May. Please see the attached flyer for program details.

Please do try to attend – it should be an interesting day. Abstracts can be submitted for oral/poster presentation. Closing date for abstracts is Friday 12th April.

The NWES Commitee



announces its next meeting


FRIDAY 17th MAY 2013


Humphrey Booth Lecture Theatre

Mayo Building

Salford Royal Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford










13.30-14.15 Overview of new MEN guidelines   Chair: Professor Julian Davis

Speaker: Dr Duncan Bassett

14.15-14.45 Surgical management of primary hyperparathyroidism in MEN Chair: Professor Peter Selby

Speaker: Mr David Scott-Coombs

14.45-15.30 Clinical cases for oral presentation Chair: Professor Richard Holt


16.15-16.45 Doping in sport    Chair: Professor Peter Trainer

Speaker: Professor Richard Holt

16.45-17.30 Clinical cases for oral presentation     Chair: Professor Fred Wu
17.30-17.40 Prizes and close of meeting


Registration fee

  • NWES members – FREE
  • Annual membership of the NWES £10 per annum
  • Delegates can join the NWES on the day by completing a standing order mandate (please bring along bank details), with first payment of £10 on the day by cash or cheque (payable to North West Endocrine Society).
  • All other delegates- registration fee of £20 must be paid on the day.

Abstract submission

  • Delegates are invited to submit abstracts for presentation at the meeting. These may be reports of clinical cases, particularly where there were diagnostic or management issues lending themselves to discussion during the meeting, or basic or clinical research. You may submit abstracts that have been submitted recently to other national/international meetings.
  • Abstracts should be submitted electronically to the NWES Secretary, Dr Adam Robinson. The abstract should not exceed 300 words (excluding title, author names and institutions), and delegates should indicate at the bottom of the abstract whether they wish their submission to be considered for poster only, oral presentation only, or both.
  •  The deadline for abstract submission is 5pm on 12th April 2013. Authors will be informed of the outcome of their submission by email.


The NWES Committee

Dr Tara Kearney (Chair); Miss Helen Doran; Dr Adam Robinson (Secretary); Mr Kanna Gnanalingham; Dr Annice Mukherjee (Treasurer); Dr Kalpana Kaushal; Mr Iain Anderson;  Sister Shashana Shalet; Dr Dan Cuthbertson; Dr Andrew Whatmore

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