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Get set for Glasgow

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Get ready and reserve 19–21 November 2018 for this year’s Society for Endocrinology BES conference! Join hundreds of your colleagues and friends to exchange knowledge, share experiences and strengthen collaborations across our global community of endocrinologists.

LECTURE HIGHLIGHTS

Enjoy an exciting programme of 10 medal lectures including:

  • Starling Medal Lecturer Leanne Hodson (Oxford)

Hepatic fatty acid metabolism: the effect of metabolic and nutritional state

  • Jubilee Medal Lecturer Malcolm Parker (London)

Ups and downs of nuclear receptor action

FUTURE SKILLS HIGHLIGHTS

  • Graham Leese (Dundee)

How do I pass the SCE?

SERVICE IMPROVEMENTS

  • John Wass (Oxford)

Getting it right first time (GIRFT) in endocrinology

  • Helen Simpson (London)

Optimising patient outcomes and time management: the perfect multidisciplinary team

MEET THE EXPERT HIGHLIGHTS

  • Márta Korbonits (London)

What the endocrinologist needs to know about genetics

SYMPOSIUM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Big data and bone disease
  • Thyroid in pregnancy
  • Nurse symposia: Pituitary adenomas: beyond surgery and Adrenal crisis and steroid education: raising the safety bar
  • Early Careers: Navigating the academic pathway

UP FOR DEBATE…

Who do you think is right?

  • Brain vs gut – this house believes that the gut is the conductor of the endocrine orchestra

For: Carel Le Roux (London)

Against: Giles Yeo (Cambridge)

DISCOVER SOMETHING NEW!

Find out more at the Applied Physiology Workshops

  • Metabolites as hormones: new hormones everywhere
  • GPCRs: hotspots and complexes

JUST A FEW OF OUR EXCITING TALKS

  • Metabolites as cell-to-cell signals
  • Short chain fatty acid signalling in human health and disease
  • Gut metabolites and human health
  • The nanodomain organisation of GPCR signalling: lessons from thyrotrophin receptors and beyond
  • FSH and thermogenesis

CLINICAL MANAGEMENT WORKSHOPS INCLUDE

  • Aggressive pituitary tumours
  • Endocrine emergencies
  • Treating troublesome menopausal symptoms

SfE BES 2018 KEY DATES

Abstract deadline: 25 JUNE 2018

Travel Grant deadline: 15 AUGUST 2018

Early bird registration: 19 SEPTEMBER 2018

Get the latest info: www.endocrinology.org/events/sfe-bes-conference/sfe-bes-2018

Join the conversation: #SfEBES2018




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