Date: 18-19 October 2021
Location: Virtual via Zoom
If you are looking to choose your specialty, watch our taster sessions held in collaboration with the Young Diabetologists and Endocrinologists' Forum (YDEF), to hear from inspiring experts as to why they chose to specialise in endocrinology and why it remains a lifelong passion.
You can also discover why endocrinology & diabetes is a great career choice and take home practical tips for treating endocrine and diabetes patients on wards.
Monday 18 October, 5:30pm to 6:30pm - focus on diabetes
Talk title: Why Endocrinology & Diabetes: career insights and top tips for diabetes. Hosted by Dr Tim Robbins for Young Diabetologists and Endocrinologists' Forum.
Speakers: Dr Muhammad Karamat, Dr Kelly Cheer, Nick Cahm
Content: Delivering and leading a service, adolescent and young person’s care, running a diabetes technology clinic, living with T1DM, advocating for people with diabetes plus top tips for a career in diabetes.
Tuesday 19 October, 5:30pm to 6:30pm - focus on endocrinology
Talk title: Why Endocrinology & Diabetes: career insights and top tips for endocrinology. Hosted by Dr Kerri Devine for Society for Endocrinology.
Speakers: Dr Stephanie Baldeweg, Prof Kristien Boelaert, Dr Jonathan Hazlehurst
Content: Training in endocrinology, research in endocrinology, developing clinical guidelines, training from a new consultant perspective, balancing specialty and GIM plus top tips for a career in endocrinology.