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

 

Save the date – Meetings 2021

Dear Colleagues,
Please save-the-date for the following meetings of the Irish Endocrine Society.
11th June 2021                               Study Day (virtual)
19th and 20th November 2021      Annual meeting (format and location TBC)
The programme and registration details will be updated as soon as confirmed
Best wishes,
James Gibney
Hononary Secretary / Treasurer
Irish Endocrine Society