About this event

  • Date and time Thu 13 Jan 2022 from 6:00pm to 8:15pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Ophthalmology

This multidisciplinary webinar is an exciting chance to hear from global leaders in thyroid eye disease about the current best practice and new innovations in thyroid eye disease. Our speakers are renowned experts involved in steering their respective International Thyroid Eye Disease Groups and delegates will also hear from the patient's perspectives on the subject.

The aim of this meeting is to gain insight into the latest advances in the thyroid eye disease specialty by exploring the international guidelines and innovations in imaging, surgery and multidisciplinary collaborations. 

During this webinar you will:

  • Be updated about current best practices in thyroid eye disease 
  • Value innovations in thyroid eye disease 
  • Be able to implement some of the innovations discussed 

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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.

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

Key speakers

Professor Lelio Baldeschi

President, European Group on Graves' Orbitopathy (EUGOGO) Director, Adnexal Service and President PhD Council 'Orbita, Oculoplastic lacrimal diseases and Surgery' Department of Ophthalmology, Catholic University of Louvain

Speaker's biography

Professor Lelio Baldeschi qualified in Medicine cum laude at the University of  Pisa, graduated in Ophthalmology cum laude at the University of Florence, became PhD at the University of Amsterdam and FEBO in Paris. He sub-specialized in oculoplastic and orbital surgery in London and Amsterdam. Afterwards he has been a Universitary Docent (UD), Consultant surgeon and Director  to the Orbital Centre, University of Amsterdam. At present , he is Professor of Ophthalmology (“Chargé de Cours”), and Chef de Clinique to the “Orbita and Ocular Adnexal service” and President of the  PhD Council “Oculoplastic, Orbital, Lacrimal Diseases and Surgery”  at the Department of Ophthalmology,  Catholic University of Louvain, at the  Saint Luc Academic  Hospital of Brussels, He has been President (2014-2017) of the International Society of Dacryology and Dry Eye (ISD&DE), President for two terms  (2010-2012 and 2013-2015) of the Italian Society of Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery (SICOP),  Currently, he is the President of the European Group on Graves’ Orbitopathy (EUGOGO).(number of citations: 3324;  H-index:25;  invited lectures 288;

Professor Colin Dayan

Professor of Clinical Diabetes and Metabolism, Cardiff University School of Medicine

Speaker's biography

Professor Colin Dayan trained in medicine at University College, Oxford, and Guy’s and Charing Cross Hospitals in London, UK before obtaining a PhD in the immunology of Graves’ Disease in Laboratory of Marc Feldmann. He then spent a year as an endocrine fellow at the Massachussetts General Hospital in Boston, USA before completing his specialist training in diabetes and endocrinology as a Lecturer in Bristol. He became a consultant senior lecturer in medicine (diabetes/endocrinology) at the University of Bristol in 1995 and Head of Clinical Research at the Henry Wellcome Laboratories for Integrative Neuroscience and Endocrinology in Bristol in 2002. In 2010, he was appointed to the Chair of Clinical Diabetes and Metabolism and Head of Section at Cardiff University School of Medicine. He served as Director of the Institute of Molecular and Experimental Medicine in 2011 – 2015. In 2020 he was appointed part-time as a Senior Clinical Researcher in the Nuffield Department of Medicine at the University of Oxford and in 2021 as Director of the Joint Research Office for Cardiff University and Cardiff and Vale Health Board. He has also served as Secretary and Treasurer of the Association of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland. 11950302.1 His research interests in thyroid disease include thyroid autoimmunity, thyroid hormone replacement and bioavailability, genetic epidemiology as applied to population variation in thyroid hormone bioavailability and thyroid eye disease. He was secretary of the European Thyroid Association 2013-2018. He is a currently an executive committee member of the British Thyroid Association, member of EUGOGO, Chair of the UK Thyroid Eye Disease Amsterdam Implementation Group and Chairman of Trustees of the Thyroid Eye Disease Charitable Trust.

Professor Mohsen B Kashkouli

Professor of OculoFacial Plastic Surgery, Iran University of Medical Sciences

Speaker's biography

Mohsen B Kashkouli is Professor of Oculo-Facial Plastic Surgery at Rassoul Akram Hospital affiliated with Iran University of Medical Sciences since 1998. He has trained 12 Oculo-Facial Plastic Surgery fellows and 154 ophthalmology residents, published 3 books, 5 educational pamphlets, and more than 140 articles (First and corresponding author in 102) in the international peer reviewed journals (H-index: 20); organized more than 86 scientific meetings and courses; been invited as guest speaker to many international and national meetings (135 lectures/speeches); presented 162 abstracts; introduced 11 medical and surgical innovations in the field of Oculo-Facial Plastic Surgery, and been awarded many times. He is a member of the prestigious “Orbital Society” since 2018, a board member and scientific director of Iranian Society of Oculo-Facial Plastic surgeons (IrSOPRS) and member of American (ASOPRS), European (ESOPRS), Asia-Pacific (AP-SOPRS), and Middle east Africa (MEA-SOPRS) Society of Oculo-Facial Plastic surgeons. He is plastic surgery section editor and member of editorial board to 7 international ophthalmology and plastic surgery journals.

Dr Shoaib Ugradar

Oculoplastic Surgeon, University of California, Los Angeles

Speaker's biography

Dr Ugradar has published multiple papers and book chapters in the field of oculoplastics, and is a reviewer for numerous journals. His laboratory research focuses on the genetics of thyroid eye disease and the use of artificial intelligence, in the field of facial surgery. Dr Ugradar runs multiple FDA approved trials in the US. Dr Ugradar's research has led to awards from the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (ASOPRS) for research in 2020 and 2021. Further, Dr Ugradar has gained US patents for innovative technology in ophthalmology.

 

Kunwar Bhatia

Dr Kunwar Bhatia

Consultant Head and Neck Radiologist, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Speaker's biography

Dr Kunwar Bhatia is a Consultant Head and Neck Radiologist at Imperial College Health NHS Trust, London. He was previously an Associate Professor at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. His research interests include advanced imaging in head and neck cancers, ultrasound elastography in the neck, and MRI imaging in thyroid eye disease. He has authored over 60 original articles, numerous conference proceedings, reviews and book chapters. He is a frequently invited speaker including for the ESR and ESHNR congresses. He is an advisory editor for the Clinical Radiology journal and the head and neck section editor and panel lead for the RCR iRefer guidelines.

Agenda

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Welcome and introduction

Miss Vickie Lee, Consultant Ophthalmic and Oculoplastic Surgeon, BOPSS National Lead for Thyroid Eye Disease and UK TEAMeD-5 Ophthalmology Lead and Rachna Murthy, Ophthalmologist, Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

European Group on Graves' Orbitopathy (EUGOGO) – the society and recent guidelines

Professor Lelio Baldeschi, President, European Group on Graves' Orbitopathy (EUGOGO) Director, Adnexal Service and President PhD Council 'Orbita, Oculoplastic lacrimal diseases and Surgery' Department of Ophthalmology, Catholic University of Louvain

Research in thyroid eye disease

Professor Colin Dayan, Professor of Clinical Diabetes and Metabolism, Cardiff University School of Medicine

Aesthetic considerations in thyroid eye disease

Professor Mohsen B Kashkouli, Professor of OculoFacial Plastic Surgery, Iran University of Medical Sciences

Changing the face of thyroid eye disease: Real world experience with teprotumumab

Dr Shoaib Ugradar, Oculoplastic Surgeon, University of California, Los Angeles

Imaging in thyroid eye disease

Dr Kunwar Bhatia, Consultant Head and Neck Radiologist, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Panel discussion
Close of meeting

Location

Online

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