About this event

  • Date and time Tue 10 Dec 2019 from 8:30am to 8:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Paediatrics and Child Health

This study day is beneficial to clinicians who want to gain knowledge, skills, confidence and interest in the theory and application of paediatric endocrinology.

*Please ensure you book online before the event date - limited places available to register on the day*

Tickets

Standard pricing available until 09 December 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow
Day 1
£54.00 Meeting
£15.00 Workshop - LME evening
(optional)
RSM Trainee
Day 1
£33.00 Meeting
£15.00 Workshop - LME evening
(optional)

Non - Member

Consultant / GP
Day 1
£90.00 Meeting
£15.00 Workshop - LME evening
(optional)
Trainee
Day 1
£55.00 Meeting
£15.00 Workshop - LME evening
(optional)
London School of Paediatrics
Day 1
£50.00 Meeting
£15.00 Workshop - LME evening
(optional)

Agenda

View the programme

Registration
Welcome and introduction

Dr Emily Cottrell Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Endocrinology and Dr Alex Rodrigues Da Costa, Clinical Research Fellow in Paediatric Endocrinology, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine, Queen Mary University of London

Session one

Obesity and co-morbidities (including type 2 diabetes)

Dr Billy White, Consultant in Adolescent Diabetes and Obesity, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Honorary Senior Lecturer, University College London Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

Salt and water balance

Dr Hoong-Wei Gan, Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Great Ormond Street Hospital

Bone physiology and vitamin D metabolism

Dr Moira Cheung, Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology and Lead for Children’s Bone Disorders, Evelina London Children’s Hospital

Tea and coffee break

Optional GRID/SPIN talk – Dr Sasha Howard, National Institute for Health Research Academic Clinical Lecturer in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London and Dr Sandra Walton-Betancourth, Clinical Fellow in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Session two

Diagnostic approach to short stature

Professor Martin Savage, Professor Emeritus, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London

Disorders of sex development

Professor John Achermann, Professor of Paediatric Endocrinology, University College London Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

Puberty

Professor Gary Butler, Consultant in Paediatric and Adolescent Endocrinology, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Clinical Professor of Child and Adolescent Health, University College London Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health

Lunch

Session three: Interactive workshops

Interactive workshops
1. Sick day rules

Dr Sasha Howard and Dr Sandra Walton-Betancourth

2. Diabetic ketoacidosis management

Dr Harriet Gunn, Specialist Registrar in Paediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Avinaash Maharaj, Clinical Research Fellow in Molecular Endocrinology, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London

3. Pens and pumps

Diabetes Specialist Nurses

4. Carb counting

Diabetes Specialist Dietician

Tea and coffee break

Session four

Endocrine emergencies

Dr Claire Hughes, Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Barts Health NHS Trust

Assessment of a thyroid goitre

Dr Catherine Peters, Consultant in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Great Ormond Street Hospital

Close of meeting

LME skills evening

Registration
Learning to teach and coach

Dr Sophie Vaughan, Consultant Pediatrician, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Dr Lucinda Etheridge, Consultant Paediatrician and Care Group Lead Acute General Paediatrics, St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Location

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