About this event

  • Date and time Tue 4 May 2021 from 4:30pm to 6:35pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Endocrinology and Diabetes

This three-part webinar will provide an overview of genetics and endocrinology and feature experts across both of these fields.

In this first webinar, experts in the field of genetics and endocrinology will share their knowledge in the below topics. Speakers include Professor Sian Ellard, Kevin Colclough, Professor Raj Thakker and Professor Sadaf Farooqi.

During this webinar you will:

  • Learn when to test for genetic disorders
  • Understand how to approach variants of unknown significance
  • Discover which genetic disorders might be seen within diabetes and general endocrine clinics

This meeting is held in association with The Society for Endocrinology.

Have you registered for part 2 and 3 yet? Sign up to them now and get part 3 for free. Please email events@rsm.ac.uk to claim your free place:

A certificate of attendance and CPD certificate with 1 CPD credit(s) per webinar of this series will be issued to those joining the webinars live. Certificates of attendance for CPD will be automatically issued after 7 days, but only where a delegate watches the webinar live in its entirety. 

10 x bursary places are available for this series. Please email endocrinology@rsm.ac.uk to claim your place.

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Standard pricing available until 04 May 2021.

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Agenda

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Welcome and introduction

Dr Miles Levy, Honorary Associate Professor, University of Leicester; Dr Ruth Casey, Consultant Endocrinologist in Cambridge University Hospital NHS; and Miss Shwetha Ramachandrappa, Specialist Registrar, St George's, University of London

A practical guide to genetic testing

Professor Sian Ellard, Genomic Medicine, University of Exeter Medical School

Monogenic diabetes

Rachel van Heugten, Healthcare Scientist, Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust

Genetics of calcium disorders

TBC

Genetics of obesity

Professor Sadaf Farooqi, Metabolism and Medicine, University of Cambridge

Panel Discussion
Close of webinar

Location

Online

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Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

Webinar recordings will be available for registered delegates up to 30 days after the live webinar, via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

This webinar will be recorded and stored by the Royal Society of Medicine and may be distributed in future on various internet channels.  

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