Clinical Endocrinology (2011) 75, 27–30
What is the best approach to suspected cyclical Cushing syndrome? Strategies for managing Cushing’s syndrome with variable laboratory data
Brew Atkinson and Karen R.Mullan
Interesting article in the July 2011 Clinical Endocrinology journal.
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’
2.50pm Introduction – Dr Beng Yap
Dr Ujjal Mallick, Northern Cancer Centre, Newcastle-upon-tyne – ‘ ION trial: is radioiodine necessary for low risk differentiated thyroid cancer? ’
3.40pm Tea Break
4.00pm Introduction – Mr Sean Loughran
Professor John Watkinson, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham -Title to be confirmed
5.00pm JETG business meeting
CPD APPROVAL APPLIED FOR
Specialty Certificate Exam for Endocrinology and Diabetes is to be held on the 1st of June this year. A reminder to all trainees that registration for this year’s exam closes on 27th April 2011.
Manchester Royal Infirmary Postgraduate Centre
Tuesday 15th March 2011
Chairman For The Day – Dr Vera Nina Gotz
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
The BMJ has published an interesting series of articles on diabetes in the 19th Feb 2011 issue. Highly recommended reading.