AMEND parallel Endocrine Symposium.
Wolfson Education Centre,
Hammersmith Hospital Friday 7 December 2012
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Patient's are welcome to lectures from either session at any time of day. Please contact AMEND to register.
8.30 Registration & Coffee
9.00 - 10.45: option to attend main sessions or free time
09.30 - 10.45: AMEND registration
10.45 Coffee Break
11.15 Differing methods of psychological support Dr. Yvonne McCulloch (Senior Clinical Psychologist, Charing Cross Hospital).
12.00 noon The importance of good doctor / patient communication
12.45 The Society for Endocrinology Poster session and Luncheon + MEN cases
You are welcome to join the main afternoon sessions below.
2.00 Session 3: MEN / Hyperparathyroidism. Chair: Duncan Bassett and James Ahlquist.
2.00pm Primary hyperparathyroidism – who needs genetic testing?Dr Jeremy Cox
2.30 Neuroendocrine Tumours: diagnosis, localisation and surgery.
Mr Duncan Spalding, Professor Andrea Frilling and Dr Jeannie Todd
3.10 Coffee break
3.30 - 4.45: Session 4: Pituitary Tumours. Chairs Waljit Dhillo and Simon Aylwin.
3.30 A new disease with a long history – Familial pituitary adenomas:
Prof Marta Korbonits (University of London)
4.00 Pitutiary and Adrenal Clincal cases.
4.00 Bilateral Adrenalectomy as a Day Case?!
Mr Fausto Palazzo (Imperial College)
4.45 Close & feedback
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