SCE Diabetes & Endocrine Revision Weekend: 1-2 Feb 2014

Specialty Certificate Examination Diabetes & Endocrine Revision Weekend

Dates: 1st and 2nd Feb 2014

Venue: Manchester Airport Marriott Hotel, Hale Road, Hale Barns, Manchester, WA15 8XW.

This two day revision course is intended to help diabetes specialist registrars prepare for the MRCP examination.

The Royal College of Physicians ran the first ever Endocrinology MRCP in May 2009. A Speciality Certificate Examination is now a compulsory component of assessment for Certificate of Completion of Training (CCT) for all UK trainees whose specialist training began in or after August 2007. The SCEs comprise of two 3-hour papers containing 100 best of five questions and are conducted as computer based tests. Each SCE is held once a year.

Candidates who pass the examination will be awarded a “Certificate” in the speciality concerned. All those with a Speciality Certificate and MRCP (UK) who are recommended to PMETB by the JRCPTB for a CCT, will be entitled to apply for the post nominal MRCP (Speciality).

The highly interactive programme will be chaired by Dr Moulinath Banerjee, Consultant in Diabetes & Endocrinology, who is the Course Director, developed the programme and has written the examination. The topics covered will be Neuroendocrine case presentations, Adrenal and Reproductive Endocrinology, Hot Topics in Diabetes and Calcium and Bone metabolic disorders, Lipid and Obesity. The speakers, who are all Consultants in Diabetes & Endocrinology, are listed separately with this invitation.


SCE Endocrinology and Diabetes Training Course: 14-15 Mar 2014

Specialty Certificate Examination in Endocrinology and Diabetes Training Course

Dates: 14th and 15th March 2014

Venue: Seminar Room A, 5th floor, St Marys Hospital, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, M13 9WL

  • This is a two day intensive Endocrine and Diabetes SCE exam course delivered by expert consultants specialised in the field they cover.
  • 15 sessions aiming at covering the curriculum. More than 400 new questions will be discussed.
  • Mock exam will be e-mailed pre-course and answers will be provided and discussed.

To reserve your place please send a cheque for £100 (payable to University of Manchester-Lipid Research Fund AA09891 1831/Handrean Soran) with the registration form to: Debra Eccles (Secretary to Dr Handrean Soran) University Department of Medicine, 5th Floor St Mary’s Hospital, Central Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL)

Manchester Diabetes and Endocrine SCE Course 2014 Agenda

Course Organisers:

Dr Handrean Soran,  Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist, Central Manchester University Hospitals Foundation Trust

Dr Naveed Younis,  Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist, University Hospital South Manchester Foundation Trust

Registration fee does not include accommodation.

This is an independent educational meeting organised by the University of Manchester and has been supported by an unrestricted education grant from Bristol-Myers Squibb and AstraZeneca. BMS/AZ have not been involved with the agenda, content or selection of speakers.

The Sponsors had no input into speaker selection and content.