About this event

  • Date and time Mon 14 Sep 2020 from 9:00am to 3:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Endocrinology and Diabetes

This unique meeting will focus on examining the most recent updates in endocrinology and diabetes in 2020. 

This intimate and informal event was tailored to enable discussion with acknowledged experts in many different aspects of endocrinology and diabetes, covering hot topics and controversial issues, as well as practical management challenges.

Meeting topics:

  • Explore new publications from 2020 chosen by experts in the field
  • New technology/investigational strategies
  • How new guidance should inform our clinical practice - When to start and stop treatments
  • Update on relevant treatment and investigational strategies
  • Special situations (eg adolescence)
  • New guidelines on commonly seen endocrine situations

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Standard pricing available until 13 September 2020.

Trainee and student bursary places available

10 x bursary places for trainees and students available until the 14 July - send your request and reason for attending this event to endocrinology@rsm.ac.uk.


RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Retired Fellow RSM Trainee RSM Student
£96.00 £57.00 £57.00 £57.00 £30.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP SfE Member AHP / Nurse / Midwife Non Healthcare Professional Trainee Student
£160.00 £96.00 £95.00 £95.00 £95.00 £50.00


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Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Dr Helen Turner, Consultant in Endocrinology, The Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Miles Levy, Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, University Hospitals Of Leicester NHS Trust

Functional endocrine imaging: New additions to our investigation protocols: When to request?

Professor Mark Gurnell, Professor of Clinical Endocrinology and Clinical SubDean, Wellcome Trust-MRC Institute of Metabolic Science and School of Clinical Medicine, University of Cambridge

NETs; What's new? Current guidance on who to investigate and how, and guidelines on treatment

Dr John Ayuk, Consultant Endocrinologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust and Honorary Senior Lecturer in Medicine, University of Birmingham

Adrenal; update on 'new' diseases

Dr Michael O’Reilly, Consultant Endocrinologist, Beaumont Hospital and Health Research Board Emerging Clinician Scientist, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical School

Panel discussion
Tea and coffee break
Obesity; new guidance on management

Dr Alexander Miras, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Consultant in Endocrinology, Imperial College London

Metabolic issues in adolescence

Dr Helena Gleeson, Consultant Endocrinologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Panel discussion
Thyroid; recent publications and change in practice?

Professor Kristien Boelaert, Professor of Endocrinology, University of Birmingham and Consultant Endocrinologist, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust

Male hypogonadism; current evidence on investigation and treatment

Dr Channa Jayasena, Reader and Consultant in Reproductive Endocrinology, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Osteoporosis and hyperparathyrodism; what's new from the trials - how do we decide who to treat, when to treat and when to stop?

Professor Jeremy Turner, Consultant Endocrinologist, Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Honorary Professor, Norwich Medical School and Clinical Director, National Institute for Health Research Clinical Research Network: Eastern Research Network

Panel discussion
Close of meeting


Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom

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