Friday 8th December 2017             MAP                  Abstract Book
Wolfson Education Centre, Hammersmith Hospital
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8.30am        Registration and Coffee
8.50am        Welcome and Introduction: Mr Fausto Palazzo, Prof Karim Meeran and Prof Waljit Dhillo

Session 1:    The Thyroid clinic. Chair: Keith Steer, Northwick Park.

09:00           Thyroid storm in Graves’ Disease – Acute management & further treatment.

                   Prof Karim Meeran (Imperial College)

09:30           A multi-disciplinary approach to Graves’ ophthalmopathy: Miss Vickie Lee (Imperial College)

10:00           Clinical Case 1       

10:15           Clinical case 2


10:30          Coffee Break

Session 2:     Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia. Chair Jeannie Todd.


11:00           Phaeochromocytoma in MEN 2: Mr Radu Mihai

11.30           Thyroidectomy for MEN 2 -   when, who, how? Prof David Scott-Coombes (Cardiff)

11.55           The follow up of Medullary thyroid cancer. Dr Florian Wernig.

12:15          Lunch & Poster session

Session 3:    New technologies in thyroid disease (Chair Prof Neil Tolley)


13:15           Autofluorescence in thyroid and parathyroid surgery: Miss Aimee DiMarco/Mr Fausto Palazzo.

13:35           Hammersmith International Guest Lecturer 2017: Prof Paolo Miccoli (Pisa)

                   Molecular testing in the diagnosis & treatment of papillary thyroid cancer

14:20           Clinical Case OC3


14.40           Coffee break

Session 4:    Medical & surgical treatment in thyroid & parathyroid disease (Chair: James Ahlquist, Southend).


15:00           Treatment options in tertiary hyperparathyroidism: Dr. Neil Duncan


15:30           The non surgical management of the benign goitre (RFA/HIFU/I131) Dr. Amir Sam.

15:55           Clinical case  OC4.


16:10           Clinical case OC5.

16:35           Feedback and Close

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