Wolfson Education Centre, Hammersmith Hospital
CPD approved for 6h code 126823
8.30am Registration & Coffee
8.55am Welcome and Introduction
(Fausto Palazzo, Karim Meeran & Waljit Dhillo)
Session 1: Hyperaldosteronism (Chair James Ahlquist)
9.00am Hyperaldosteronism: making the right diagnosis (and getting the correct side)
Prof Mark Gurnell (Cambridge University)
9.30am Adrenal vein sampling for Conn’s syndrome – is it necessary?
Prof Karim Meeran (imperial College)
10.00am International Guest Lecture 1.
Conn’s Syndrome: Are we operating on enough patients & are we doing it correctly.
Prof Menno Vriens, Utrecht, Holland.
10.30pm Clinical Case 1 (Z032) A Surgical Treatment for Cardiomyopathy.
Anneke Graf, UCLH Foundation Trust
10.50am Coffee Break
Session 2: Multidisciplinary Endocrine Surgery (Chair Prof Tricia Tan).
11.20am Endocrine tumours in the chest and how to remove them.
(including thoracoscopic PTX and ectopic ACTH removal).
Mr. John Anderson, Hammersmith Hospital.
11.50am Parathyroid carcinoma.
Mr Fausto Palazzo, Hammersmith Hospital
12.20pm Clinical case 2: (Z011) A rare case of multi-organ failure due to acute Parathyroid crisis, Beenish Inayat, Great Western Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Swindon
12.35pm Clinical Case 3: (Z025) A Case Report of Concomitant Diagnosis of Multiple Myeloma and Primary Hyperparathyroidism. Eithar Deyab, North Middlesex Hospital
12.50pm Lunch & Poster session
Session 3: Phaeochromocytoma (chair Aimee di Marco)
1.50pm Why and how to block phaeochromytoma patients for surgery.
Dr Hilary Bridge (Oxford)
2.10pm Hammersmith International Guest Lecture 2:
Breaking news in Phaeochromocytoma surgery!
Prof Martin Walz, (Essen Germany)
2.50pm Coffee break
Session 4: Primary Hyperparathyroidism (Chair Dr Emma Hatfield)
3.10pm The NICE guidelines for pHPT: what should we be doing?
Prof Neil Gittoes (Birmingham)
3.40pm Imaging in first time parathyroidectomy: Help or hindrance?
Mr David Scott-Coombes (Cardiff)
4.00pm New frontiers in imaging in re-operative parathyroidectomy
Tara Barwick (Charing Cross Hospital)
4.20pm Clinical cases (Chair James Ahlquist)
4.20pm Clinical Case 4: Z029: A case of possible non-secretory metastatic phaeochromocytoma Zeenat Banu, Royal Free Hospital
4.35pm Clinical Case 5: Z012: Bilateral adrenal incidentalomas, unilateral Conn’s and subclinical Cushing’s syndromes Tessa Glyn, University Hospital Bristol
5.00pm Close and Feedback