Manchester University Specialty Certificate Examination (SCE) in Endocrinology and Diabetes Training Course 23rd – 24th of March 2018

Posted on behalf of Dr Alhelfi. Click here to see the agenda: SCEcourse2018agenda

This is a two day intensive Endocrinology and Diabetes SCE exam course delivered by expert consultants specialised in the field they cover. 14 sessions aiming at covering the curriculum. More than 400 new questions will be discussed. Mock exam will be on day 2 of the course.

Dates: 23rd – 24th of March 2018

Venue: Seminar Room A and B, 5th Floor, St Mary’s Hospital, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, M13 9WL

Who should attend?

1-    SpRs in Diabetes and Endocrinology,

2-    CMTs who plan a career in this speciality,

3-    Chemical pathology and metabolic medicine trainees,

4-    Any other trainee or HCP who is planning to take the SCE exam or to improve his/her knowledge in diabetes and endocrinology.

5-    Primary care physicians/trainees and overseas doctors are welcome.

To reserve your place:

1.            Complete the registration form  on the following website

https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/7YBBFPC

2.            Payment £250.00: by  cheque payable to Manchester University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust. Please post the cheque with the hard copy registration to: Debra Eccles (Dr Handrean Soran’s secretary), Department of Medicine, 5th floor, St Mary’s Hospital, Central Manchester Hospital NHS Trust, M13 9WL, UK. A place will be confirmed after we receive the cheque.

3.            The registration fee covers catering and course hand-outs but does not cover accommodation or travel. Delegates should arrange their own accommodation and travel.

4.            Places are limited. First come, first served. Registration will close on 4th March 2018.

For any enquires, please contact Dr.Mo Alhelfi: sce201803@gmail.com

Organisers:

Dr Handrean Soran, Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist,

Dr Naveed Younis, Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist,

Co-Organiser: Dr. Moayed Alhelfi Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist/ELHT

Manchester University Specialty Certificate Examination in Endocrinology and Diabetes Training Course: 24-25 Mar 2017

Dates: 24th  and 25th  March 2017

Venue: Seminar Room A, 5th Floor, St Mary’s Hospital, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, M13 9WL

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

Co-Organiser: Dr. Moayed Alhelfi (ST7 Diabetes &Endo/NMGH)

This is a two day intensive Endocrine and Diabetes SCE exam course delivered by expert consultants specialised in the field they cover. 14 sessions aiming at covering the curriculum. More than 400 new questions will be discussed. Mock exam will be on day 2 of the course.

Who should attend?

1-    SpRs in Diabetes and Endocrinology,

2-    CMTs who plan a career in this speciality,

3-    Chemical pathology and metabolic medicine trainees,

4-    Any other trainee or HCP who is planning to take the SCE exam or to improve his/her knowledge in diabetes and endocrinology.

5-    Primary care physicians/trainees and overseas doctors are welcome.

 

To reserve your place:

1-   Fill in the registration form then email it to diabendosce2017@gmail.com

2-    Payment £75.00: by cheque (for details see the registration form). The registration fee covers catering but does not cover accommodation or travel. Delegates should arrange their own accommodation and travel.

For any enquires, please contact Dr.Mo Alhelfi (diabendosce2017@gmail.com)

SfE/NWES Regional Clinical Cases Day – 1st Dec 2016

Save the date!

On Thursday 1st December 2016, we will be hosting a Regional Clinical Cases Day, kindly supported by the Society for Endocrinology.

This will be held at the Postgraduate Education Centre on the Manchester Royal Infirmary site.

We anticipate the programme running as follows. Please note that this is a draft schedule, but the day will start at 0900 and end at 1700:

0900: Registration & Coffee

0930: Oral Case Presentations

1130: Coffee & Poster Viewing

1200: Plenary 1 (talk followed by discussion)

1300: Lunch & Poster Viewing

1400: Plenary 2 (talk followed by discussion)

1500: Oral Case Presentations

1600: Quiz & Prizes

1700: Close

Please see the Eventbrite page for further information, including registration and contact details.

Endocrinology & Diabetes GIM Day – 9th May 2016

The next North West General Internal Medicine SpR teaching day will be held on Monday 9th May 2016 at CMFT.

Organised by Dr Mo Alhelfi and Dr Louise Hunter, the theme is Endocrinology & Diabetes, and aims to provide medical registrars with practical tips on the management of important topics in the field.

We have what we think is a fantastic programme lined up:

Diabetes emergencies – Angela Paisley                             Steroid safety – Christine Gibson

New diabetes therapies – Naveed Younis                           Hyponatraemia – Steve Ball

Management of the obese patient – Akheel Syed                Thyroid emergencies – James Tymms

Diabetes in pregnancy – Jenny Myers                                Acute hypercalcaemia – Jonathan Schofield

The day is aimed at GIM SpRs, but others who are interested are welcome to get in touch via the Endodiabesity contact form.

9th NORTH WEST LIPID FORUM to be held on Tuesday 15th March 2016

Posted on behalf of Dr Mo Alhelfi (ST6 Endocrinology & Diabetes, SRFT):

 

Dear all

Happy New Year! All the best wishes for you and your families!

I would like invite you to the 9th NORTH WEST LIPID FORUM to be held on Tuesday 15th March 2016. It is organised by Dr. Handrean Soran Consultant Physician & Endocrinologist / Honorary Senior Lecturer/ Central Manchester University Hospitals.

It will take place at Radisson BLU Hotel, Manchester Airport Chicago Avenue, Manchester Airport,

Manchester, M90 3RA, UK. It has been approved for 5 CBD points by the Royal College of Physicians.

The Registration is free. I have attached the flier (click here for programme and registration form).

To reserve your place email the attached registration form to (alhelfiATdoctors.net.uk) or fax it to 0161 276 8946 for attention of Dr. Handrean Soran.

The success of the event relies on your participation!

Please do not hesitate to contact me for any further information.

Best regards

Mo Alhelfi

ST6 Diabetes/Endocrinology

Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust

Manchester SCE Course 11-12 March 2016

This popular course will be held Friday 11th – Saturday 12th March 2016. It is an intensive two-day course intended to help candidates prepare for the Specialty Certificate Examination in Endocrinology & Diabetes.

Please find the programme, registration form and contact details in the attachment below.

Early registration is recommended to avoid disappointment!

Programme and registration details:

UniversityofManchesterSCEcourse2016 (note updated programme 4/1/16)

Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia talk

On behalf of Professor Neil Hanley:

Dear All

Professor Rich Auchus is visiting from the University of Michigan as the Clinical Endocrinology Trust Lecturer prior to the BES meeting in Edinburgh.

His visit is scheduled for the afternoon of Wednesday 28th October and there is a booking for the afternoon in the Core Technology Facility Building at the University of Manchester on Grafton St (http://www.umic.co.uk/)

PROGRAMME:

1330:                    Assemble at the CTF building

1400-1500:         Lecture: Congenital adrenal hyperplasia in the new millennium, beyond 17- hydroxyprogestone and glucocorticoids

1500-1530:         Tea/Coffee

1530-1700:         Case-based presentations and discussion from Paediatric endocrinology & Adult endocrinology

1700:                    Wrap-up

If you would like to attend please email Judith.toon AT manchester.ac.uk

Car parking is available across Grafton St in the multi-storey car park of the Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (Manchester Royal Infirmary/Manchester Royal Children’s Hospital) or further north on Upper Brook St at the Aquatics Centre car park.

Regards

Neil

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Professor Neil Hanley

Chair of Medicine & Wellcome Trust Senior Clinical Fellow | Head, Centre for Endocrinology & Diabetes | Director, Fellowship Academy; Institute of Human Development, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, University of Manchester, AV Hill Building, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PT.

Preston Pituitary Day 2015

This annual event is scheduled for Wednesday 25th November, 1345-1700, in the Education Centre at Royal Preston Hospital. This year’s external guest speaker is Dr Craig Stiles, Wellcome Clinical Fellow in Endocrinology working with Professor Marta Korbonits at St Bartholomew’s Hospital, London who will be speaking on the genetics of pituitary tumours. There will also be a talk from Dr Raj Kumar, consultant clinical oncologist at Royal Preston on the role of radiotherapy in pituitary tumours. In addition, Dr Uazman Allam, SpR in Endocrinology, will be talking on the relatively rare condition of inflammatory pseudotumour of the pituitary.

For further information and to register please contact

Alison Jones/Louise Mummberson on 01772 522811

e-mail – alison.jones AT lthtr.nhs.uk

If you are interested in presenting a case, please contact Dr Simon Howell to discuss (simon.howell AT lthtr.nhs.uk)

Early Steps into Research as a Qualified Doctor

This event on Friday 6th November is being run by the Fellowship Academy (an initiative of the University of Manchester Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences), and is aimed at early career clinicians interested in pursuing a research career pathway. Please let all your trainees know!

More details can be found here, and you can download the programme here.