27th IES Continuing Education Study Day

P R O G R A M M E / Registration details to follow

 

TIME

 
10.40 – 10.50 WELCOME TO THE IRISH ENDOCRINE STUDY DAY

Professor Brendan Kinsley, President of the Irish Endocrine Society

 

 

SESSION 1:

 

Chair: Professor Brendan Kinsley, President of the Irish Endocrine Society

 

10.50 – 11.35

 

 

 

 

11.35– 12.40

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

12.40 – 13.30

 

 

Epidemiology of COVID-19 and diabetes

Professor Helen Colhoun

Institute of Genetics and Molecular Medicine

University of Edinburgh

 

COVID-19 and Endocrine disorders

   Adrenal – Dr Agnieszka Pazderska, Consultant Endocrinologist, St. James’s Hospital

   Thyroid – Dr Anne McGowan, Consultant Endocrinologist, Robert Graves Institute, Tallaght University Hospital

   Reproductive – Dr Lisa Owens, Consultant Endocrinologist, St. James’s Hospital

 

Coffee break with industry updates

 

 

SESSION 2:  

Chair: Professor James Gibney, Honorary Secretary/ Treasurer, Irish Endocrine Society.

 

 

13.30 – 14.10

 

 

 

 

14.10 – 14:40            

Why is COVID-19 more severe in diabetes and obesity?

Professor Carel le Roux

Professor of Experimental Pathology

University College Dublin

 

Diabetes and COVID-19 – the Paediatric experience

Dr Orla Neylon

Consultant Paediatric Endocrinologist

Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital Limerick