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Infectious Diseases and Endocrinology

06/12/2013 to 07/12/2013

Our next meeting on Infectious Diseases and Diabetes & Endocrinology will cover a wide range of topics pertinent to most physicians. These include an update on HIV, and fever in the returning traveller to an update on thyroid and parathyroid disorders, diabetes management and cases from the endocrine clinic.

We are particularly honoured to have Emeritus Professor David Warrell, formerly Head of the Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine from Oxford, and currently International Director at the Royal College of Physicians, as our Keynote Speaker.

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Day 1 | Friday 06 December 2013

Time Item
16:00 to 18:15 Registration / Tea & Coffee
18:15 to 18:30 Welcome & introduction
Dr Joseph Cheriyan, Clinical Pharmacology Unit (CPU), Cambridge
18:30 to 19:20 Dermatological manifestations of endocrine disorders & infections
Dr Jane Sterling, Consultant Dermatologist, Cambridge
19:20 to 20:15 HIV & AIDS: where are we now?
Dr Effy Gkrania-Klotsas, Consultant in Infectious Diseases, Cambridge
20:15 to 22:00 Conference Dinner

Day 2 | Saturday 07 December 2013

Time Item
08:00 to 09:00 Tea & Coffee
09:00 to 09:10 Welcome & Introduction
Dr Fraz Mir, Consultant Physician, Cambridge
09:10 to 10:00 The rise and rise of tropical zoonoses
Professor David Warrell, Nuffield Department of Medicine, Oxford
10:00 to 10:50 Fever in the returning traveller
Dr Estee Torok, Department of Infectious Diseases, Cambridge
10:50 to 11:20 Coffee Break
11:20 to 12:10 Diabetes update
Dr Tony Coll, Consultant Diabetologist, Cambridge
12:10 to 13:00 Cases from the endocrine clinic
Dr Mark Gurnell, Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist, Cambridge
13:00 to 14:00 Lunch
14:00 to 14:40 The thyroid gland
Dr Diana Wood, Clinical Dean / Consultant Endocrinologist, Cambridge
14:40 to 15:20 Parathyroid hormone disorders
Dr Helen Simpson, Honorary Consultant Endocrinologist, Cambridge
15:20 to 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 to 16:30 Sepsis: an emergency medicine viewpoint
Dr Vazeer Ahmed, Consultant in Emergency Medicine, Cambridge
16:30 to 17:10 Infectious diarrhoea
Dr Andrew Carmichael, Consultant in Infectious diseases, Cambridge
17:10 to 18:30 Close of Conference & Certificates of Attendance


Seminar Details

The Moller Center
Churchill College, Cambridge
£55.00 (min)
  Conference Dinner
£20.00 (min)
  CPD Points

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