Joint Endocrine Tumour Group Annual Meeting – 7th april

THURSDAY 7th APRIL 2011

HOLT HOUSE SEMINAR ROOM, PATERSON INSTITUTE – Christie’s Hospital

1.30pm Buffet Lunch – Sponsored by Novartis

2.00pm Introduction – Professor Peter J Trainer

Professor James Fagin, Clinical Endocrinology Trust Visiting Professor

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York  – ‘The BRAF Oncogene in Thyroid Cancer: Insights from Mouse Genetic Models and Experimental Therapeutics’

2.40pm Discussion

2.50pm Introduction – Dr Beng Yap

Dr Ujjal Mallick, Northern Cancer Centre, Newcastle-upon-tyne – ‘ ION trial: is radioiodine necessary for low risk differentiated thyroid  cancer? ’

3.30pm Discussion

3.40pm Tea Break

4.00pm Introduction – Mr Sean Loughran

Professor John Watkinson, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham -Title to be confirmed

4.45pm Discussion

5.00pm JETG business meeting

6.00pm   Close

CPD APPROVAL APPLIED FOR

 

North West GIM Spr Training Day 15th March

Manchester Royal Infirmary Postgraduate Centre

Tuesday 15th March 2011

Chairman For The Day – Dr Vera Nina Gotz

 

Programme

9.00 –   9.30       Arrival & Registration

9.30 – 11.00        Law and Ethics, Dr M. Vernon, Uni. Hospital of South Manchester

11.00 – 11.30     Coffee

11.30 – 12.15      Interesting Cases on the Acute Medical Unit, Dr K. Jones, Royal Bolton Hospital.

12.15 –  1.00       Acute Hepatic Failure, Dr C.J. Shorrock, Blackpool Victoria Hospital

1.00 –  2.00        Lunch

2.00 –  2.45        Acute Cardiology on the MAU, Dr P. Lewis, Stepping Hill Hospital

2.45 –  3.30        Oncological Emergencies, Dr P. Haji-Michael, The Christie Hospital

3.30 –  3.45        Coffee

3.45 – 4.30         Acute Kidney Injury, Dr J Anderton, Chorley & South Ribble Hospital