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.
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.
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
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.