Date

August 1st - 3rd, 2019

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Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo

SLENDO 2019

3 Days Conference

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Slendo 2019 Schedule

Symposium 1 – Endocrinology & Reproduction

🕑 10.30am – 11.00am 🎙️ Dr. Margaret Weirman (US)
💬 Menopausal Hormone Therapy; Where are we in 2019?
  🕑 11.00am – 11.30am 🎙️ Dr. Sushil jindal (IND)
💬Male Hypogonadism – Steering through the maze
  🕑 11.30am – 12.00am 🎙️ Dr. Margaret Weirman (US)
💬 Metabolic effects of PCOD
 

Panel Discussion 1 – Which drug amidst the plethora of diabetes therapies? A case-based discussion

🕑 12.00am – 12.20pm 🎙️ Dr. Sachith Abhayaratna (SL)
💬 Incretins
  🕑 12.20am – 12.40pm 🎙️ Dr. Chaminda Garusinghe (SL)
💬 SGLT2i
  🕑 12.40pm - 01.00pm 🎙️ Dr.Shaminda Kahandawa (SL)
💬 Insulin
  🕑 01.00pm – 01.20pm 🎙️ Dr. A. H. Aamir (PAK)
💬 Sensitizers
  🕑 01.20pm – 01.40pm 🎙️ Dr. Aravinthan Mahalingam(IND)
💬 Sulphonylurea
 

Symposium 4 – An aid to professional development: How to…..

🕑 01.40pm – 02.10pm 🎙️ Prof. Senaka Rajapaksha(SL)
💬 How to…..Integrate researchinto your busy schedule?
  🕑 02.10pm – 02.40pm 🎙️ Prof. Tharaka Dassanayake (SL)
💬 How to…..Publish a high impact paper?
  🕑 02.40pm – 03.10pm 🎙️ Dr Jawaid Masood (PAK)
💬 How to….Deliver a perfectly pitched talk?
 

Meet the Professor 1

🕑 03.10pm-04.10pm 🎙️ Prof. John Wass (UK)
💬 Optimizing Hormone Treatment
In the Hypopituitary Patient
 

Symposium 2 – Pituitary Disease

🕑 10.30am –11.00am 🎙️ Prof. William Young (US)
💬 Diagnosis and Management of Acromegaly
  🕑 11.00am –11.30am 🎙️ Prof Márta Korbonits (UK)
💬 Diagnosis and Management of Prolactinomas
  🕑 11.30am –12.00am 🎙️ Prof. John Wass
💬 Pituitary Tumours; Modern Viewpoint
 

Panel Discussion 2 – Cardiovascular Outcomes in Diabetes

🕑 12.00am –12.30am 🎙️ Dr. Krishna Seshadri (IND)
💬 Diabetes Therapeutics and Cardiovascular Outcomes: Where are We Now?
  🕑 12.30am –01.00pm 🎙️ Dr. Dharshini Karuppiah (SL)
💬 Role of Anti-Platelet Therapy in Primary Prevention
  🕑 01.00pm –01.3-pm 🎙️ Dr Ruvan Ekanayake (SL)
💬 Controversies in Statin Therapy
  🕑 01.30pm –02.00pm 🎙️ Dr Vajira Senaratne (SL)
💬 Blood Pressure Targets: How low should we go?
  🕑 02.0pm –02.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Sandeep Bansal (IND)
💬 Acute Coronary Syndrome in Diabetes
 

 
                                                                  

Meet the Professor 2

🎙️ Prof. William Young (US)
💬 IPSS and AVS Results Made Simple
 

Meet the Professor 6

🎙️ Dr Andre Lacroix (CAN)
💬 Novel strategies in Glucocorticoid Replacement
 

ISE Thyroid Certificate Course

🕑 09.00am-09.30am 🎙️ Prof David S Cooper (US)
💬 Treatment of hypothyroidism –The essence
  🕑 09.30am-10.00am 🎙️ Prof. Susan Mandel
💬 Imaging of thyroid nodules
  🕑 10.00am -10.30am
💬 Break
  🕑 10.30am -11.00am 🎙️ Prof David S Cooper (US)
💬 Contemporary management of Grave’s disease
  🕑 11.00am -11.30am 🎙️ Dr. Navoda Attapatu (SL)
💬 Thyrotoxicosis in Children


🕑 11.30am –12.00pm 🎙️ Prof Susan Mandel (US)
💬 Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy
  🕑 12.00pm –12.30pm 🎙️ Prof David S Cooper (US)
💬 Low Risk Thyroid Cancer
  🕑 12.30pm –01.00pm
💬 Q & A
  🕑 01.00pm -01.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Jayantha Balawardhana (SL)
💬 Radioiodine therapy in thyroid practice
  🕑 01.30pm-02.00pm 🎙️ Prof. Susan Mandel
💬 The many faces of thyroiditis
  🕑 02.00pm –2.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Ajit Kumar Yadav (IND)
💬 Microwave Ablation of Thyroid Nodule
 

Meet the Professor 4

🎙️ Prof. Susan Mandel (US)
💬 Challenging Thyroid Nodules
 

Meet the Professor 8

🎙️ Prof. David Cooper (US)
💬 Challenging Cases of Thyroid Dysfunction
 

Symposium 3 – Make Endocrinology the General Practitioners’ Forte

🕑 10.00am –10.20am 🎙️ Dr. Manodhi Saranapala (AUS)
💬 Extravagant Endocrine Diagnosis –When to suspect in Family practice?
  🕑 10.20am –10.40am 🎙️ Prof. Chandrika Wijeyaratne (SL)
💬 Unravelling the Clinical issues in  PCOD
  🕑 10.40am –11.00am 🎙️ Dr Muditha Weerakody (SL)
💬 The simple and complex of Thyroid diseases
  🕑 11.00am -11.20am 🎙️ Dr. Shahjada Selim (Ban)
💬 Erectile Dysfunction and Diabetes
  🕑 11.20am –11.30am
💬 10 minutes Discussion
 

Panel Discussion 3 – Strengthening family practice for diabetes shared care

🕑 11.30am –11.50am 🎙️ Dr. Niranjala Meegoda Widanege (SL) 💬 How to escalate Diabetes Therapeutics?   🕑 11.50am –12.10pm 🎙️ Dr Udul Hewage (AUS)
💬 Insulin and SMBG: Optimizing quality of life
  🕑 12.10pm –12.30pm 🎙️ Prof. Devaka Fernando (UK)
💬 Setting Up a Digital Database in your General Practice
  🕑 12.30pm –12.50pm 🎙️ Dr Arshad Hussain (PAK)
💬 Shouldering Diabetes care of the expecting mother
  🕑 12.50pm –01.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

Symposium 5 – Diabetes in special groups

🕑 01.0pm –1.30pm 🎙️ Dr Agustini Utari (INDO)
💬 The 2Ds in Adolescents – Development & Diabetes
🕑 01.30pm –02.00pm 🎙️ Dr. Ali Jawa (PAK)
💬 The 3Ds – Dementia, Depression and Diabetes
🕑 02.00pm –02.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Sarita Bajaj (IND)
💬 The 4Ds of Diabetes in Women – Difficult, Dismissed, Different and Deadly
 

Meet the Professor 3

🎙️ Dr. Abbas Raza (PAK)
💬 Difficult Cases in Diabetes
 

Meet the Professor 7

🎙️ Prof. Nihal Thomas (IND)
💬 Do Not Drown in Salt Water: Disorders of Sodium Handling
 

Master Class 1 – Diabetes. Obesity & Gut Conundrums

🕑 09.00am –09.20 am 🎙️ Dr Siva Sivapriyan
💬 NASH: Modern Viewpoint
  🕑 09.20am –09.40am 🎙️ Prof. A. K. Das (IND)
💬 Gut Harmonizing the Endocrine Orchestra
  🕑 09.40am –10.00am 🎙️ Dr Manilka Sumanatilleke
💬 Obesity Therapeutics –are we there yet?
  🕑 10.00 –10.10
💬 Discussion/break
  🕑 10.10am –10.30am 🎙️ Dr. Praveen Raj (IND)
💬 An Update on Bariatric Surgery
  🕑 10.30am -10.50am 🎙️ Dr. Madunil Niriella (SL)
💬 Non-pharmacological alternatives for bariatric surgery
  🕑 11.50am –11.10am 🎙️ Dr. Pramod Ghandi(IND)
💬 Metabolically Healthy Obesity –Does it exist?
  🕑 11.10am –11.30am 🎙️ Dr Agustini Utari (INDO)
💬 Childhood Obesity and Genetic Syndromes
  🕑 11.30am–11.40am
💬 Discussion
 

Symposium 6

🕑 11.40am –12.10 am 🎙️ Dr. Lalantha Leelarathna (UK)
💬 Be Up-to-Date with New Advances – CGM
  🕑 12.10am –12.40am 🎙️ Dr. Rakesh Sahay (IND)
💬 Pump Technology – An Update
  🕑 12.40am –01.10am 🎙️ Dr. Lalantha Leelarathna (UK)
💬 Closing the Loop – Finally a Reality?

Meet the Professor 5

🎙️ Dr. Lalantha Leelarathna (UK)
💬 A Practical Guide to Usage of Insulin Pumps

Plenary 1

🎙️ Prof Susan Mandel (US)
💬 Management of Thyroid nodules

Plenary 3

🎙️ Prof Márta Korbonits (UK)
💬 ‘The Irish Giant’–Story Unwinds
 

Master Class 2 – Bone & Metabolic Disease State of the Art Care in

🕑 09.00am –09.25am 🎙️ Dr. Bart Clarke (US)
💬 Osteoporosis: Common Questions, Clinical Conundrums
  🕑 09.25am –09.50am 🎙️ Prof. Sarath Lekamwasam (SL)
💬 T to Z Scores: Case – Based Approach
  🕑 09.50am –10.15am 🎙️ Dr. Bart Clarke (US)
💬 Fracture Risk Assessment Beyond DXA and FRAX

🕑 10.15am –10.25am 💬 Break   🕑 10.25am –10.45am 🎙️ A Fact – Dr. Kavinga Gunawardena (SL) 🎙️ A Fact – – Dr. Manash Baruah (IND)
💬 Vitamin D Deficiency – A Fact or A Myth:


🕑 10.50am –11.15am 🎙️ Prof. Faisal Ahmed (UK)
💬 “Osteoporosis” in the Young

🕑 11.15am –11.40am 🎙️ Dr. Bart Clarke (US)
💬 Metabolic Bone Disease:An Eye Opener 

🕑 11.40am –12.00am 🎙️ Bone Protective Agents in Children
💬 Prof. Faisal Ahmed (UK)
 

Plenary 5

🎙️ Prof David Cooper (US)
💬 Subclinical Thyroid Disease –An Update
 

Lunch in the Court Room

🎙️ Attorneys -Dr. Manoj Chawla (IND) / Dr. Dina Shrestha (NEP)
💬 ‘Jurors are not to be swayed by sympathy’In South Asian Court of Decree...

Plenary 7

🎙️ Prof William Young (US)
💬 Year in Adrenal 
 

Master Class 3 – Keep the Head Straight in Endocrine Emergencies

🕑 01.30pm –02.00pm 🎙️ Prof. David Cooper (US)
💬 Thyroid Storm and Myxoedema Coma
  🕑 02.00pm –02.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Manodhi Saranapala (AUS)
💬 Addisonian Crisis
  🕑 02.30pm –03.00pm 🎙️ Prof. John Wass (UK)
💬 Pituitary Apoplexy and Hypopituitarism
 

Meet the Professor 9

🎙️ Prof William F Young (US)
💬 Diagnosis of Cushing Syndrome: Pearls and Pitfalls
 

Meet the Professor 13

🎙️ Dr Paul Hofman (NZ)
💬 Its Wit that matters –challenges: Congenital Hypothyroidism
 

Plenary 2

🎙️ Prof. Jaako Tuomilehto (FIN)
💬 Diabetes Prevention as a Realistic Goal
 

Plenary 4

🎙️ Dr Prasad Katulanda (SL)
💬 Remission strategy in T2DM - a paradigm shift in diabetes management
 

Symposium 8 – State of the Art care in Neuroendocrinology

🕑 09.00am –09.30am 🎙️ Dr Ruby Mahesparan (Norway)
💬 Cutting edge treatment with Gamma Knife
  🕑 09.30am –10.00am 🎙️ Prof. William Young (US)
💬 Case-based Update Pheochromocytoma
  🕑 10.00am –10.30am 🎙️ Prof. Nihal Thomas
💬 Familial Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumours
 

Panel Discussion 4 – Changing landscape of diagnostics & therapeutics

🕑 10.30am –11.00am 🎙️ Dr Andre Lacroix (CAN)
💬 Controversies in the Diagnosis and Management of Cushing Syndrome
  🕑 11.00am –11.30am 🎙️ Prof Margret Wierman (US)
💬 Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia across lifespan
  🕑 11.30am –12.00am 🎙️ Dr Andre Lacroix (CAN)
💬 Advances in causes of Functional Adrenocortical Tumours and Hyperplasias
 

Plenary 6

🎙️ Prof. Paul Hofman (NZ)
💬 Development Origins of Health and Disease
 

Lunch Time Symposium

🎙️ Dr. Navoda Atapattu (SL) / Dr. Sumudu Seneviratne (SL)
💬 Real World Challenges in Nurturing a Child with TIDM – What the Family has to say?

Plenary 8

🎙️ Prof. Faisal Ahmed (UK)
💬 DSD from Conception to Reproduction

Symposium 11 – Reproductive Endocrinology

🕑 01.30pm –02.00pm 🎙️ Dr Margaret Wierman (US)
💬 Fertility Treatment in Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism –A Glimmer of Hope

🕑 02.00pm –02.30pm 🎙️ Dr Milhan Batcha (SL)
💬 Assisted Reproductive Technology: An Update

🕑 02.30pm –03.00pm 🎙️ Dr Margaret Wierman (US)
💬 Fertility issues in PCOS

Meet the Professor 10

🎙️ Prof Márta Korbonits (UK)
💬 Challenging Cases of  Prolactinoma
 

Meet the Professor 14

🎙️ Prof. Margaret Wierman (US)
💬 Hypogonadism – Case Studies 
 

Symposium 9 – Integrated Care with the Family Practitioner

🕑 09.00am – 09.20am 🎙️ Dr. Sivatharshya Pathamanathan (SL)
💬 Dispelling Myths in Diabetes Care
  🕑 09.20am – 09.40am 🎙️ Dr. Charitha Weerasinghe (SL)
💬 Diabetic Foot in Your Hands
  🕑 09.40am – 10.00am 🎙️ Dr. Sachin Chittawar (IND)
💬 How to Keep the Menopausal Woman Content
  🕑 10.00am – 10.20am 🎙️ Dr. Thomas Paul (IND)
💬 Break Free from Osteoporosis – An Update
  🕑 10.20am – 10.30am
💬 Discussion
 

Symposium 12 – Tropical Endocrinology

🕑 01.30pm –01.50pm 🎙️ Dr Saptarshi Bhattacharya (IND)
💬 Envenomation and Endocrinology
  🕑 01.50pm –02.10pm 🎙️ Dr. Ashish Sehgal (IND)
💬 Sheehan’s Syndrome 
  🕑 02.10pm –02.30pm 🎙️ Dr. AH Aamir (PAK)
💬 Diabetes and Tuberculosis: Double Trouble
  🕑 02.30pm –02.50pm 🎙️ Dr. Vijay Bhaskara Reddy (IND)
💬 Fibro Calculus Pancreatic Diabetes; Changing Cues with Changing Times
  🕑 02.50pm –03.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

Meet the Professor 11

🎙️ Prof. Andre Lacroix (CAN)
💬 Approach to Bilateral Adrenal Incidentalomas
 

Meet the Professor 15

🎙️ Prof. Andrew Boulton (UK)
💬 Diabetic Neuropathy 
 

Symposium 10 – Diabetes Complications When Hormones

🕑 09.00am – 09.20am 🎙️ Prof. Andrew Boulton (UK)
💬 Novel Approaches in Diabetic Foot Disease
  🕑 09.20am – 09.40am 🎙️ Dr. Dimuthu Muthukuda (SL)
💬 Challenges in Glycaemic Management in CKD
  🕑 09.40am – 10.00am 🎙️ Dr. Udul Hewage (AUS)
💬 Hyperglycaemia in the Post Kidney Transplant Patient
 

🕑 10.00am – 10.20am 
🎙️ Dr. Mathu Selvarajah (SL) 
💬 Renal Outcome Trails in Diabetes – An Update

 
                                                                  

Panel Discussion 6 – A New Era for Diabetes Therapeutics

🕑 10.30am – 10.50am 🎙️ Dr. Manodhi Saranapala (AUS)
💬 More Freedom with Less Frequent Injectable Drugs 

🕑 10.50am – 11.10am 🎙️ Dr. Mujahid Saeed (UK)
💬 Can SGLT2 Inhibitor’s Replace Traditional Hypoglycaemic Agents?
  🕑 11.10am – 11.30am 🎙️ Dr. Rakesh Sahay (IND)
💬 Combos for Diabetes 

🕑 11.30am – 11.50am 🎙️ Prof. Paul Hofman (NZ)
💬 Type 1 Diabetes: New Insights

🕑 11.50pm – 12.00pm
💬 Discussion

Symposium 13 – Thyroid Disorders – What Experts have to say

🕑 01.30pm – 02.00pm 🎙️ Dr. Deepak Khandelwal (IND)
💬 Update on Medical Interventions in Thyroid Eye Disease

🕑 02.00pm – 02.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Chameera Bandara (SL)
💬 Update on Surgical Intervention in Thyroid Eye Disease
🕑 02.30pm – 03.00pm 🎙️ Dr. Chandrika Subasinghe (SL)
💬 Exploring Frontiers in Thyroid Cancer

Meet the Professor 12

🎙️ Prof. Faisal Ahmed (UK)
💬 Metabolic Bone Disease in Children
 

Meet the Professor 16

🎙️ Prof. Faisal Ahmed (UK)
💬 Unravel the True Self: Challenging Cases in DSD
 

Forum 1 – When Hormones Go Wrong

🕑 9.00am –09.20am 🎙️ Dr. Tabinda Dugal (PAK)
💬 Do Men Pause?


🕑 09.20am –09.40am 🎙️ Dr. Deep Dutta (IND)
💬 Testosterone Therapy; When and How?
  🕑 09.40am –10.00am 🎙️ Dr. Md. Saifuddin (BAN)
💬 Female Sexual Dysfunction in Diabetes

🕑 10.00am – 10.20am 🎙️ Dr. Indrajit Prasad (BAN)
💬 Gender Dysphoria 

🕑 10.20am –10.30am
💬 Discussion
 

Forum 2 – Thyroid Disease in Perspective

🕑 10.30am – 10.50am 🎙️ Dr. Robin Maskey (NEP)
💬 Subclinical Hypothyroidism -Controversies to Consensus
  🕑 10.50am – 11.10am 🎙️ Dr. Umal Azmat (PAK) 
💬 Thyroid Nodules – Making Tough Choices
  🕑 11.10am – 11.30am 🎙️ Dr. Najmul Islam (PAK) 
💬 Hashimotos Thyroiditis 
  🕑 11.30am – 11.50am 🎙️ Dr. Vijay Bhaskara Reddy (IND)
💬 Thyroid Eye Disease; Update On Management
  🕑 11.50pm–12.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

Forum 3 – Finding solutions to Common Endocrine Problems

🕑 01.30pm – 01.50pm 🎙️ Dr. Sameer Aggarwal (IND)
💬 Thyrovigilance 


🕑 01.50pm – 02.10pm 🎙️ Dr. Dipak Mall (NEP)
💬 Approach to the Patient with Hirsutism
  🕑 02.10pm – 02.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Thomas Paul (IND)
💬 Bone Turnover Markers in Health and Disease
  🕑 02.30pm – 02.50pm 🎙️ Dr. Sajith Siyambalapitiya (SL)
💬 Delayed Puberty 
  🕑 02.50pm – 03.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

TBA

TBA

Forum 4 – Endocrine Perspective of Not So Uncommon scenarios

🕑 1.30pm –01.50pm 🎙️ Dr Faria Afsana (BAN)
💬 How to Handle Spontaneous Hypoglycaemia?
  🕑 01.50pm – 02.10pm 🎙️ Dr Hari Kumar (IND)
💬 Use and Misuse of Hormones in Sports
  🕑 02.10pm – 02.30pm 🎙️ Dr Suresh Damodharan (IND)
💬 Drug-Induced Endocrine   Dysfunction

🕑 02.30pm – 02.50pm 🎙️ Dr. Sharmin Jahan (BAN)
💬 Adrenal Incidentaloma : Pearls in Diagnosis

🕑 02.50pm – 03.00pm
💬  Discussion
 

TBA

Plenary 9

🕑 🎙️ Dr. Krishna Seshadri (IND)
💬 A Glimpse into the future of Insulin
 

Plenary 11

🎙️ Professor William Young (US)
💬 Adrenal Incidentaloma –What catches the Endocrinologists Eye
 

Symposium 14 – Pituitary Disease: State of the Art Care

🕑 09.00am –09.30am 🎙️ Prof John Wass (UK)
💬 Disorders of Sodium handling following Sellar Surgery
  🕑 09.30am –10.00am 🎙️ Prof. Andre Lacroix (CAN)
💬 New Medical Therapies for Cushing’s Syndrome
  🕑 10.00am –10.30am 🎙️ Mr Simon Cudlip (UK)
💬 State of the Art Care in Craniopharyngioma
 

Panel Discussion 7 – How do I……

🕑10.30am – 10.45am  🎙️ Dr. Hari Kumar (IND)
💬 How do I... Manage Adverse Effects due to  Antithyroid Drugs?
  🕑10.45am – 11.00am 🎙️ Dr Lalana Devi Ranasinghe (SL)
💬 How do I... manage adults with CAH?
  🕑11.00am – 11.15am 🎙️ Dr Indrajith Prasad (BAN)
💬 How do I... manage Hirsutism?
  🕑11.15am – 11.30am  🎙️ Dr. Chathuri Jayawardena (SL)
💬 How do I…. Manage Gynaecomastia?
  🕑11.30am – 11.45am  🎙️ Dr. Tharanga Samarasekara (SL)
💬 How do I... investigate Excessive Sweating?
  🕑 11.45am – 12.00pm  🎙️ Dr. Maulee Arambewela (SL)
💬 How do I… Prepare Patient For ARR?

Plenary 13

🎙️ Prof. Andrew Boulton (UK)
💬 The Diabetic Leg – The Long Journey Does Not End...
 

Lunch Time Symposium

🎙️ Mr. Keshan Thalgahagoda (SL)
💬 Negligence, Genuine Error and Litigation
 

Plenary 15

🕑 01.30pm –02.00pm 🎙️ Prof. Jaako Tuomilehto (FIN)
💬 Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Diabetes
 

Symposium 17 – Genetics and endocrinology

🕑 01.30pm –02.00pm 🎙️ Prof Márta Korbonits (UK)
💬 Pituitary and Genetics
  🕑 02.00pm–02.30pm 🎙️ Prof. Nihal Thomas (IND)
💬 Diabetes and Genetics
  🕑 02.30pm–03.00pm 🎙️ Prof Márta Korbonits (UK)
💬 Novel Therapeutic Targets in Metabolic Disease and Cancer
 

Debate

🎙️ Agree-Dr. Abbas Raza (PAK), Disagree-Dr. Sanjay Kalra (IND)
💬 Insulin should be replaced by new drugs
   

Plenary 10

🎙️ Dr. Uditha Bulugahapitiya (SL)
💬 A Glimpse into the future with SGLT2i
 

Plenary 12

🎙️ Dr. Sanjay Kalra (IND)
💬 Cardiovascular Trials in Diabetes: Across the Decade
 

Symposium 15 – Adrenal Disease: In Perspective

🕑 09.00am –09.30am 🎙️ Dr. Waqas Shafiq (PAK)
💬 Adrenocortical Cancer – An Overview
  🕑 09.30am –10.00am 🎙️ Dr. Rakesh Sahay (IND)
💬 Diagnostic Issues in Pheochromocytoma
  🕑 10.00am –10.30am 🎙️ Prof. William Young (US)
💬 Case – Based Update on Primary Aldosteronism - What’s New?
 

Panel Discussion 8 – Regional Diabetes Care

🕑 10.30am –10.45am 🎙️ Dr Kaushik Pandit (IND)
💬 Insulin Resistance and Diabetes –is our Region Unique
  🕑 10.45am –11.00am 🎙️ Dr Gagan Priya (IND)
💬 Buddhism and Diabetes Care –Mindful Meditation
  🕑 11.00am –11.15am 🎙️ Prof Ali Jawa (PAK)
💬 Diabetes and Ramadhan
  🕑 11.15am –11.30am 🎙️ Dr Atul Dhingra(IND)
💬 Challenges for the Under -privileged in Diabetes Care
  🕑 11.30am –11.45am 🎙️ Dr. Ashish Sehgal (IND)
💬 Herbal Therapies for Diabetes
  🕑 11.45am–12.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

Plenary 14

🎙️ Prof. Jaako Tuomilehto (FIN)
💬 Diabetes and Dementia

Lunch in the Debate Room

💬 HbA1C: Moderate vs Tight Contro 🎙️ Debaters; Dr. Mathew John (IND), Dr. Tabinda Dugal (PAK)

 
                                                                  

Symposium 18 – Calcium metabolism & Parathyroid disease

🕑 01.30pm – 01.50pm 🎙️ Dr Sanjay Bhadada (Ind)
💬 When Parathyroid Glands go untamed...
  🕑 01.50pm – 02.10pm  🎙️ Dr. Deep Dutta (IND)
💬 How many Glands should Come Out?
  🕑 02.10pm – 02.30pm 🎙️ Prof Bart Clarke(US)
💬 Hypoparathyroidism: An Update
  🕑 02.30pm – 02.50pm 🎙️ Dr Samanthi Cooray (SL)
💬 Hypophosphatemia bone disorders
 

Symposium 16 – Endocrinology and Aging

🕑 09.00am –09.30am 🎙️ Dr Nayananjani Karunasena (SL)
💬 Stay Young –how Aging affects the Endocrine System
  🕑 09.30am –10.00am 🎙️ Prof Margret Wierman
💬 Premature menopause
  🕑 10.00am –10.30am 🎙️ Dr. S.K. Wangnoo (IND)
💬 Hypothalamo – Pituitary Axis Across Lifespan
 

Panel Discussion 9 – In perspective…

🕑 10.30am –10.50am 🎙️ Prof Devaka Fernando (UK)
💬 Measuring quality of diabetes care
  🕑 10.50am –11.10am 🎙️ Prof SV Madhu(Ind)
💬 Triglyceride Dysmetabolism as the Central Defect in Type 2 Diabetes
  🕑 11.10am –11.30am 🎙️ Dr Rajiv Singla (IND)
💬 Artificial Intelligence in diabetes Care
  🕑 11.30am –11.50am 🎙️ Dr. Amna Moazzam Baig(PAK)
💬 Empowerment; Keys to Patient Centered Approach
  🕑 11.50am –12pm
💬 Discussion
 

Symposium 19 – Life style Intervention for diabetes –Emerging Concepts

🕑 01.30pm–01.50pm 🎙️ Prof. Sudheera Kalupahana (SL)
💬 Diet by Design –Dietary Recommendations in Diabetes
  🕑 01.50pm–02.10pm 🎙️ Dr. Vignesh(IND)
💬 Exercising with Diabetes: How Much is Enough?
  🕑 02.10pm–02.30pm 🎙️ Dr Prem Kumar(IND)
💬 Diabetes Distress
  🕑 02.30pm–02.50pm 🎙️ Dr Ranil Jayawardane
💬 Prof. Sudheera Kalupahana (SL)
  🕑 02.50pm–03.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

Master Class 4 – Who make our souls blossom; Paediatric Endocrinologists speak

🕑 09.00am – 09.20am 🎙️ Prof. Paul Hofman (NZ)
💬 Disorders of Water and Salt Balance
  🕑 09.20am – 09.40am 🎙️ Prof. Faisal Ahmed (UK)
💬 New Advances in Sex Determination and Disorders of Sexual Differentiation (DSD)
  🕑 09.40am – 10.00am 🎙️ Dr Agustini Utari (INDO)
💬 Social and Psychological Challenges in DSD
  🕑 10.00am – 10.20am 🎙️ Dr Sumudu Senevirathne (SL)
💬 Clinical Conundrums in Disorders of Sexual Differentiation (DSD)
  🕑 10.20am – 10.30am
💬 Discussion
  🕑 10.30am – 10.45am
💬 Break
 

Growth and puberty: when to intervene

🕑 10.45am – 11.05am  🎙️ Prof. Paul Hoffman (NZ)
💬 Disharmony of Neuroendocrine Triggers in Puberty: An Overview of Pubertal Disorders
  🕑 11.05am – 11.25am 🎙️ Prof. Faisal Ahmed
💬 Puberty & DSD
  🕑 11.25am – 11.45am 🎙️ Prof. Paul Hoffman (NZ)
💬 Growth Hormone Therapy: An Update
  🕑 11.45am – 12.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

Symposium 20 – The crucial ten months…

🕑01.30pm – 02.00pm  🎙️ Prof. William Young (US)
💬 Pheochromocytoma in Pregnancy

🕑 02.00pm – 02.30pm 🎙️ Dr Dulani Kottachchi (SL)
💬 Optimizing Pregnancy Outcome in a Woman with Hyperglycaemia
  🕑 02.30pm – 03.00pm 🎙️ Dr. Aisha Sheikh (PAK)
💬 Challenges in Treating Thyroid Disorders in Pregnancy
 

Forum 5 – The Regional Practice of Reproductive Endocrinology

🕑 09.00am–09.20am 🎙️ Dr. Nazmul Kabir Qureshi (BAN)
💬 Hirsuitism –Evaluation and Management
  🕑 09.20am–09.40am 🎙️ Dr Subarna Dhoj Joshi (NEP)
💬 Hypothyroidism in Pregnancy
  🕑 09.40am–10.00am 🎙️ Dr Deepak Khandelwal (IND)
💬 Anaemia in CKD
  🕑 10.00am–10.20am 🎙️ Dr. Vineet Surana (IND)
💬 Diabetes Fatigue syndrome
  🕑 10.20am–10.30am
💬 Discussion
 

Forum 6 – Practice of Metabolic Medicine

🕑 10.30am –10.50am 🎙️ Dr. Ahsanul Amin (BAN)
💬 Thyroid Disease:  Cardiovascular Perspective
  🕑 10.50am –11.10am 🎙️ Dr Binit Vaidya (NEP)
💬 Inflammation & Osteoporosis
  🕑 11.10am –11.30am 🎙️ Dr Manoi Chawla (IND)
💬 Metabolic Memory
  🕑 11.30am–11.50am 🎙️ Dr. Ravi Kant (IND)
💬 Clinical Application of MNT (medical nutrition therapy)
  🕑 11.50am–12.00pm
💬 Discussion
 

Symposium 21 – Novel Therapies; Focus on SGLT2i

🕑 01.30pm – 03.00pm 01.30pm – 01.50pm 🎙️ Prof. S. V. Madhu (IND)
💬 SGLT2i In comparison to other Novel Therapies

🕑 01.50pm – 02.10pm 🎙️ Dr. Pramod Ghandi (IND)
💬 Therapeutic goals for T2DM in the era of SGLT2i

🕑 02.10pm -02.30pm 🎙️ Dr. Udul Hewage
💬 Cardiorenal Interplay in T2DM and the Role of SGLT2i

🕑 02.30pm – 02.50pm 🎙️ Dr. Manash Baruah (IND)
💬 Renal Frontier in T2DM

🕑 02.50pm – 03.00pm
💬 Discussion

Teaching Capsule 2 – Proficiency in Management of Diabetes

💬 Diabetes Challeges and pitfalls   🕑 09.00am – 09.30am 🎙️Dr. S. K. Wangnoo (IND)   🕑 09.30am – 10.00am 🎙️Dr. Mujahid Saeed (UK)   🕑 10.00am – 10.30am 🎙️ Dr Ali Jawa(PAK)  

 
                                                                  

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MESSAGE from the Presidents

International Speakers for SLENDO 2019

Dr. Bart L. Clarke (MD)

Consultant and Chair of the Metabolic Bone Disease Core Group in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition at the Mayo Clinic.

Professor John Wass (MA, MD, FRCP)

Professor of Endocrinology at Oxford University and the Head of the Department of Endocrinology at the Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Churchill Hospital Oxford, UK until 2012.

Professor William F. Young, Jr. (MD, MSc)

Professor of Medicine at Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. Chair, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, and Nutrition Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota USA

Mr. Simon Cudlip (MBBS, BSc (Hons), MD FRCS (Eng), FRCS (Neurosurgery))

Consultant Neurosurgeon and Spinal Surgeon and Head of Department Oxford University Hospitals, Oxford, United Kingdom.

Professor David Stephen Cooper (M.D)

Professor of Medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Professor of International Health at the Bloomberg Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.

Professor Margaret E. Wierman (M.D)

Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics, Chief of Endocrinology, Denver VAMC.

Professor Paul Hofman (MbChB, Dip Obs, FRACP)

Professor Hofman is a clinical endocrinologist and researcher based at the Liggins Institute, University of Auckland.

Professor Marta Korbonits ( MD, PHD )

Professor of Endocrinology and Metabolism and Centre Lead for Endocrinology at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London UK.

Professor André Lacroix ( M.D., FCAHS )

Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology Research Center, Centre hospitalier de l’Université de Montréal (CHUM)

Prof. Andrew JM Boulton (MD, DSc (Hon), FACP, FICP, FRCP)

Consultant Physician, Manchester Royal Infirmary, President , Worldwide Initiative for Diabetes Education, Chair, EURADIA: Alliance for European Diabetes Research, President-Elect, International Diabetes Federation, Professor of Medicine, University of Manchester.

Professor S. Faisal Ahmed

Samson Gemmell Chair of Child Health, Developmental Endocrinology Research Group, University of Glasgow, Royal Hospital for Children, Scotland, UK.

Dr. Manodhi Saranapala,

MBBS, MD, MRCP, FRACP, Australia

Dr. Agustini Utari (MSi. Med, Sp.A(K))

Pediatric Endocrinologist, Diponegoro University, Semarang, Indonesia.

Dr. Lalantha Leelarathna (PhD)

Consultant Diabetologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Manchester Diabetes Centre, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust / University of Manchester, Hathersage Road, Manchester, United Kingdom

Dr. Mujahid Saeed (MBBS, MRCP (UK) (Endocrinology and Diabetes), FRCP (UK), AHEA)

Consultant Physician in General Medicine and Diabetes (Consultant Physician and Diabetologist), Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham, University Hospitals Birmingham, NHS Foundation Trust, UK

Dr. Ruby Mahesparan

Senior Consultant, Head of Neurosurgery, Department at Haukeland, Hospital in Bergen, Norway.

Dr. Siva Sivapriyan

Endocrinologist & Honorary Senior Lecturer King's College London, Clinical Governance Lead Maidstone, Maidstone Hospital, England

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