ENDOCRINOLOGY

6 - 7 FEBRUARY 2018

Overview

Endocrinology is central to many of the main health concerns facing society today, however, the complexity of endocrine investigations presents an ongoing challenge for all parties involved. New to MEDLAB for 2018, the endocrinology conference promises to provide interactive interpretation of complex endocrine disorders relevant for both specialists and non-specialists.

The Endocrinology Conference taking place at MEDLAB 2018 aims to promote greater collaboration and a stronger working link between the clinician, laboratory, and imaging department to improve the quality of diagnoses and efficiency of working practices.

Comprehensibly breaking down these barriers through discussion of the core endocrine topics; thyroid, adrenal and pituitary, the conference is a must attend for everyone involved in the diagnoses and development of endocrine disorders.

There is also a dedicated day on Lab Testing and Management of Diabetes

This day will help you understand evidence-based recommendations for the use of laboratory testing for patients with diabetes and discuss basic pathology of Diabetes Mellitus for rapid interpretation and analysis of lab reports.
 

What are the main topics covered in this event?

  • Parathyroid disease
  • Thyroid radiology
  • Androgen deficiency
  • Electrolyte disturbance 

Benefits of Attendance

  • Discuss collaboration between endocrinologists and thelaboratory to improve the quality of diagnoses
  • Interpret complex endocrine disorders relevant for nonspecialiststo enhance collaboration and patient outcome
  • Examine how to improve interpretations between specialistsand non-specialists to advance efficiency of working practices
  • Evaluate recent developments in the core endocrine disordersto ensure provision of the most precise diagnostic advice andmanagement recommendations

Activity Director: Dr Mario Skugor, Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Local Chair: Dr Nader Lessan, Consultant Endocrinologist, Imperial College London Diabetes Centre, Abu Dhabi, UAE