Pituitary Masterclass 24 Sept 2018.
ENDORSED BY THE SOCIETY FOR ENDOCRINOLOGY.
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CPD approved for 6 credits, code 118313. ; £16 for consultants and trainees alike subsidised rate
Further discount £10 with early booking.
[[Previous Pituitary day 2017]]
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Printed copies are given to all participants on arrival.
Charing Cross Hospital Glenister Lecture Theatre
The closest tube is Baron's Court. Come out of the tube station, and turn right, and then walk through Hammersmith cemetery towards Charing Cross
The Glenister is opposite the hospital next to the cemetery, as on these maps.CLICK ON MAPS TO ENLARGE.
08:30 – 08:55 Registration
08:55-09:15 Welcome Niamh Martin
SESSION 1 Chairs: Rajee Baburaj (Consultant Endocrinologist, Hillingdon Hospital) and Roselle Herring (Consultant Endocrinologist, Royal Surrey County Hospital)
09:15-09:45 Pituitary problems in pregnancy – an update Prof Catherine Williamson (King's College London).
09:45-10:00 Case PresentationTBA from submitted abstracts TBA NHS Trust
10:00-10:15 Case PresentationTBA from submitted abstracts. .
10:15-10:45 Pituitary problems and male infertility – diagnosis and management Dr Channa Jayasena (Imperial College London).
SESSION 2 Chairs: Mr Ramesh Nair (Consultant Neurosurgeon ICHNT) and Dr Ben Whitelaw (Consultant Endocrinologist, King's College London).
11:15-11:45 Hypophysitis - diagnostic challenges and new treatment options. Dr Florian Wernig, (Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London)
11:45-12:00 Case PresentationTBA from submitted abstracts.
12:00-12:15 Case PresentationTBA from submitted abstracts.
12:15-12:30 Case PresentationTBA from submitted abstracts.
13:30-13:40 LAPPS update. Joy Ginn, LAPPS
SESSION 3 DEBATE Chairs: Prof John Wass and Mr Nigel Mendoza
13:40-14:30 This house believes that patients with incidentally discovered pituitary macroadenomas should not have pituitary surgery unless they have abnormal visual fields.
For the motion: Dr Paul Carroll (Guys and St Thomas’s NHS Foundation Trust, London).
Against the motion: Miss Joan Grieve (The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London).
14:30-14:45 Case PresentationTBA from submitted abstracts..
14:45-15:00 Case PresentationTBA from submitted abstracts.
SESSION 4 Chairs: Dr Marcus Martineau and Dr Emma Hatfield
15:30-16:00 Dopamine agonist withdrawal in prolactinomas – who should we offer this to and when? Dr Antonia Brooke (Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust).
16:00-16:15 Case presentations TBA from submitted abstracts.
16:15-16:30 Case presentations TBA from submitted abstracts.
16:30-16:45 Case presentations TBA from submitted abstracts.
16:45-17:10 FEEDBACK AND CLOSE