Endocrinology and GIM Training Day

Basildon University Hospital Trust

Room 4 and 5 ; Essex Cardio Thoracic centre

14th October 2011


Session One ( Non Clinical )

Chair – Dr Tayyab Marouf

(Consultant Endocrinologist, Queens Hospital)

09.45                         Welcome – Dr Rehman Khan

Consultant Endocrinologist , Basildon Hospital


09.50 – 10.30         Enhancing your Medical Presentations (Pro-Skills)

Pro-Skills is an international  Microsoft certified company which will give an interactive session giving tips and techniques on enhancing and improving your medical presentation skills


10.30 – 11.00         What is Clinical Leadership (Dr Tayyab Haider)

Consultant Physician and Divisional Clinical Director, Basildon Hospital

Dr Haider will explain what is clinical leadership, different leadership skills and why and how clinicians can become effective leaders

Coffee 11.00 – 11.30


Session Two ( GIM )

11.30 – 12.15         Acute Coronary Syndrome - From Evidence to Practice

(Dr Rajesh Aggarwal)

Clinical Director, Essex Cardio-Thoracic Centre

Dr Aggarwal will discuss development of Protocols and Guidelines and their application in treating ACS

12.15 – 13.00         Lipids –  From Basics to Clinical (Dr Michael Mulcahy)

Consultant Endocrinologist, Basildon Hospital

Dr Mulcahy will explain the lipid metabolism and how it can be applied to managing routine and difficult cases

Hot Buffet Lunch ; 13.00  - 13.30


Session Three ( Related Specialities )

Chair – Dr Alan Choo Kang

Consultant Endocrinologist, Basildon Hospital

13.30 – 14.00         Adrenal Incidentaloma - Why & How of Imaging (Dr Sami Khan)

Consultant Radiologist, Basildon Hospital

Dr Khan will explain the pros and cons of imaging with different imaging modalities and will propose an algorithm for imaging the adrenal gland for adrenal incidentaloma

14.00 – 14.30         FNA of Thyroid Gland (Dr M M Khan)

Consultant Histopathologist Nottingham University Hospital

Dr M Khan, who has a special interest in Endocrine Histopathology, will explain the THY classification for reporting thyroid FNA and will discuss its mechanism and limitations

14.30 – 14.45   Coffee

14.45 Session Four ( Diabetes and Inpatients )

14.45 - 15.15          Wound management and Diabetic Foot (Dr Michael Mulcahy)

Constant Endocrinologist ; Basildon Hospital

Dr Mulcahy will explain the basic principles of wound management and its application to treatment of diabetic foot problems

15.15 – 15.45         “THINK GLUCOSE” (Dr Charles Bodmer)

Consultant Endocrinologist, Colchester Hospital

Dr Bodmer will explain the “Think Glucose” inpatient diabetic patient care project and its application in a District General Hospital

15.45 – 16.00  Free Discussion over coffee



Venue            Room 4&5 Cardio Thoracic Centre

Basildon University Hospital

Nethermayne, Basildon, SS16 5NL

Please visit website for directions http://www.basildonandthurrock.nhs.uk/

The is NO registration Fee, but registration is mandatory for catering purpose

To Register please email ; Lorraine.bell@btuh.nhs.uk or


For Further Information Contact rehman.khan@btuh.nhs.uk

or call 07973 347983