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ABCD meeting for SpRs

Written by Amar Puttanna on Sunday, 01 October 2017 22:02.

ABCD Meeting for SpR’s

When: 10th & 11th November 2017

Where: Holiday Inn Bloomsbury, London

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The meeting will start on the evening of Friday 10th and runs until lunchtime on Saturday 11th November, following on from the ABCD Autumn Meeting (to which SpR’s are invited). The number of delegates is limited to 25 and places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. The meeting is only open to members of ABCD, and membership applications will be accepted at registration. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel are provided if required.

This will again consist of “Meet the Expert” sessions where topical areas in diabetes and endocrinology can be discussed in a small group format. In addition research and case presentations are invited and the best four will be selected for presentation. The ABCD SpR Training Award will be given to the best of these presentations. This award of £1000 will go towards attendance at an international meeting. 

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Oxford Endocrinology Masterclass 25-26 Sept 2017

Written by Jason Cheung on Wednesday, 20 September 2017 20:20.

The Oxford Endocrinology Masterclass will take place on 25th and 26th September 2017, at St Catherine’s College, Oxford.

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ABCD-YDEF-Consultant Development Programme

Written by Roselle Herring on Saturday, 18 February 2017 22:25.

ABCD Consultant Development Programmes is designed to reinvigorate the learning of the non-clinical aspects of being a consultant. This replaces the YDEF led King's Fund Management Course. It will be held for a week from the 27th November to 1st December 2017 at the Park Regis Birmingham Hotel.

 

Registration is now open.


 

Places are limited to ensure a dynamic and interactive group.

Only ABCD members can be allocated places. Membership fees for ABCD are £75 per year and membership gives you discounted registration for ABCD scientific sessions. Please note: ABCD membership numbers cannot be given instantly and may take a few weeks. If the course is oversubscribed we will give priority to those in their final year of training and those newly appointed consultants.To apply for ABCD membership please click HERE

The cost per head is over £1500. We are able to offer it to ABCD members for £325 including accommodation and meals (you will need to fund your own travel expenses). Payment is by credit or debit card via Paypal  or you can pay by cheque or bank transfer.

A place will only be confirmed once your ABCD membership has been verified. Priority will be given to trainees in their final year of training that submit complete applications and send payment.

Please note that you are expected to attend all sessions on each day of the programme and we cannot accept requests to attend part of the course only.

The course has been developed for ABCD by Prof. Dev Singh, Consultant Physician Diabetes & Endocrinology & Medical Director of The Academic Institute of Medicine, and Mr Keith Whitfield of Ultimate Performance, and ILM training centre. Together they have also run the highly succesful ABCD National Diabetes Consultant Mentorship Programme. Feel free to contact them at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information

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When
 27th November 2017 12:00 PM   through    1st December 2017 12:30 PM 

Location

Park Regis Birmingham
160 Broad Street
 Five Ways
Birmingham, B1 1BT

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YDEF Retinopathy Course

Written by Milan Piya on Saturday, 18 February 2012 23:02.

Our course has been oversubscribed yet again! Any further applications will be put on a waiting list.

Back by popular demand and here to stay!

Struggling with retinal photograph interpretation? Informed you need a greater awareness of retinal screening services at your ARCP?

If you’ve been told to keep an eye on your retinal screening skills, then look no further than the YDEF’s annual retinopathy course at Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, Monday 27th- Tuesday 28th November 2017. 

Registration is open,  full programme here!! 

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Don't forget to send the £50 cheque deposit (see below)!

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'Keep your Career Sweet' National Diabetes & Endocrinology Taster Day

Written by Amar Puttanna on Monday, 24 July 2017 12:54.

                                                                                      

 

**THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST, WE HAVE FILLED ALL AVAILABLE PLACES! If you would like to be placed on the waiting list please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.**


Diabetes and Endocrinology is a fantastic speciality and we at the YDEF have teamed up with SfE and ABCD to spread that message! Join us for the National Diabetes and Endocrinology Taster Day; 'Keep Your Career Sweet' with an eminent, inspirational faculty.

Date: Saturday 30th September 2017

Time: 9am – 4pm

Venue: University of Birmingham Conference Centre

Cost: Free

 

***Free passmedicine subscription for all attendees www.passmedicine.com***

If you are a specialist -please ask your medical students, foundation year and core medical trainees to apply and get in touch if you would like to get involved This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

This meeting is supported by funding from Novo Nordisk, Astra Zeneca, MDU and Wesleyan.

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Birmingham Type 1 Diabetes Symposium

Written by AGHA on Tuesday, 11 July 2017 21:46.

We would like to invite you to attend the inaugural national meeting of the Birmingham Type 1 Diabetes Symposium. This meeting is for all doctors involved in the care of adults and children with type 1 diabetes, but particularly aimed at final year diabetes SpRs and newly appointed diabetes adult and paediatric consultants. The meeting consists of keynote presentations, open debate and networking.

This will take place on the 29th September 2017 at the Winterbourne gardens, University of Birmingham in Birmingham.

For the agenda and details of how to book

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6th National Diabetes Inpatient Conference

Written by Amar Puttanna on Friday, 05 May 2017 11:23.

In this meeting, delegates will share experiences of inpatient diabetes care and highlight innovations and change systems that could be adopted by others to improve them.
This meeting will create awareness of developments and inspire to deliver improved inpatient diabetes care.
It will form a network of staff who will continue to share experiences and innovations to drive continued improvements in inpatient diabetes care.

When: Tuesday 20th June 2017

Where: Royal Society of Medicine, London

Abstract submission deadline: Tuesday 30 May 2017

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Lilly SCE course

Written by Amar Puttanna on Sunday, 05 February 2017 22:06.

When: 22nd and 23rd April 2017

Where: The Ark Centre, Basingstoke, Hampshire

An excellent 2 day educational event specifically tailored to those of you planning on sitting the SCE exam this year. Covering the main topics, this is an excellent course sponsored by Lilly to ensure you are prepared for your exam

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Manchester University Specialty Certificate Examination in Endocrinology and Diabetes Training Course

Written by Amar Puttanna on Monday, 05 December 2016 21:38.

This is a two day intensive Endocrine and Diabetes SCE exam course delivered by expert consultants specialised in the field they cover. 14 sessions aiming at covering the curriculum. More than 400 new questions will be discussed. Mock exam will be on day 2 of the course.

Dates: 24th  and 25th  March 2017

Venue: Seminar Room A, 5th Floor, St Mary’s Hospital, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, M13 9WL

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2nd National Undergraduate Endocrinology Conference

Written by Amar Puttanna on Monday, 05 December 2016 21:22.

The Edinburgh University Endocrinology Society is delighted to announce that we will be hosting our 2nd National Undergraduate Conference on Saturday 28th January 2017 in the Chancellor's Building, Royal Infirmary Edinburgh. The day will comprise of exciting talks from guest speakers and both oral and poster presentations of students' research. Refreshments and certificates of attendance will be provided, and prizes will be awarded on the day.

Please highlight this event to your medical students and get them interested in our specialty!

See website for details

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Liverpool Insulin Pump Course

Written by Amar Puttanna on Monday, 15 August 2016 20:59.

15% off for YDEF members if booked before Christmas 2016!! Email Amar for details

The module aims to provide health care practitioners working in the field of diabetes with comprehensive knowledge and skills essential for effective management of Continuous Subcutaneous Insulin Infusion (CSII) therapy.

When: 13th and 14th January 2017

Where: Royal Liverpool University Hospital

Course fee: £300 (refreshments, lunch, course material)

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To apply email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or book online at www.medexcell.co.uk

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