Preliminary Program

(The preliminary program is Subject to changes)

FRIDAY May 1st

DIABETES 

1.       New type 1 diabetes technologies; Dr Barbora Poldus,   University of Melbourne.

2.       Metabolic issues surrounding pregnancy; Dr Sarah Glastras,  University of Sydney.

3.       Diabetic eye disease update; A/Prof Samantha Fraser-Bell,  University of Sydney.

THYROID

1.       Iodine- refractory thyroid cancer; Dr Venessa Tsang,  University of Sydney.

2.       Troublesome forms of thyroiditis; Dr Don McLeod,  QIMR.

PLENARY 1

Adreno-cortical cancer; from Bench to Bedside; Prof Gary Hammer,  University of Michigan USA.

 

SATURDAY May 2nd

ADRENAL

1.       Adrenal steroid assays and pitfalls; Dr Caroline Jung,  University of Melbourne.

2.       Adrenal insufficiency management; Prof David Torpy,   University of Adelaide.

3.       What’s New with the Adrenal Medulla? A/Prof R Clifton-Bligh,  University of Sydney.

DIFFICULT ADRENAL CASES

Chair and expert panel including G Hammer

Cases to be arranged; including Dr Lucia Gagliardi,  University of Adelaide.

 

SUNDAY May 3rd

BONE AND PARATHYROID

1.       Timely intervention in osteoporosis; A/Prof Fran Milat,  Monash University

2.       Complications of osteoporosis therapies; Dr Christian Girgis,  University of Sydney

3.       Management of hyper and hypoparathyroidism; A/Prof Julie Miller,   University of Melbourne

PLENARY 2

Benign adrenal masses; how do we know and how do we follow? Prof Gary Hammer (TBC)

Adrenal surgery update; Prof Julie Miller (TBC)

HOT LOCAL TOPICS

Lessons learned from the Tasman 1 kindred; Dr Michael Thompson, University of Tasmania.