Didactic Lecture Series 2014-15

Didactic Lecture Series 2014-15

Fellows Didactic Lecture Schedule
2014-2015

Date (Tuesdays) Time Faculty member Topic
7/1/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Vance Post-op pituitary management: including evaluation/treatment of AI and DI, how to handle preop/postop medications, etc.
1.00 – 2.00 pm Kirby Diabetes primer part 1: basics of BG interpretation (pattern management), inpatient insulin administration (types [incl. U500], kinetics, doses, frequency, etc.), use of insulin infusion (indications, transition to SC, etc.), management of inpatient hypoglycemia
2.00 – 3.00 pm Kirby Diabetes primer part 2: insulin management in the setting of steroids, TPN, and tube feeds; peripartum insulin management; perioperative insulin management; phone management of hyper- / hypoglycemia, mild DKA, sick day management, indications for referral to ED; acute change in vision; survival skills for insulin pump, including pump failure
7/8/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm --- Division meeting
1.00 – 3.00 pm Fleishman, Morris, McCall, Kirby Insulin pump orientation
7/15/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Carey Adrenal primer: acute/severe adrenal insufficiency, pheochromocytoma, postop management of adrenal surgery
1.00 – 2.00 pm Liu Thyroid ultrasound and FNA orientation
2.00 – 3.00 pm McCartney Thyroid primer: thyroid storm; myxedema coma; thyroid / non-thyroid surgery in setting of hypo- / hyperthyroidism; nonthyroidal illness issues; thyroid hormone issues after thyroid surgery (T4 replacement, next steps for thyroid cancer patients)
7/22/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Marshall, McCartney, Siragy FIRE meeting
1.00 – 2.00 pm Carey Resistant / secondary HTN; hypertensive urgency / emergency; hyperaldosteronism   
2.00 – 3.00 pm McCall Hypoglycemia
7/29/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Faculty and fellows Endocrinology Morbidity and Mortality Conference
1.00 – 2.00 pm Barrett DKA and nonketotic hyperosmolar hyperglycemic syndrome
2.00 – 3.00 pm McCartney Thyroid nodule management, including imaging issues (ultrasound, radioiodine scanning)
8/5/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Barrett, Liu, Nunemaker FIRE meeting
1.00 – 2.00 pm Dalkin Calcium primer: Evaluation and treatment of severe/acute hypo-/hypercalcemia; to include management of post-thyroidectomy/parathyroidectomy hypocalcemia
2.00 – 3.00 pm McCartney Differentiated thyroid cancer - the basics of early treatment
8/12/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Farhi, McCall FIRE meeting
2.00 – 3.00 pm Dalkin Normal calcium/bone homeostasis (includes PTH, vitamin D, bone turnover / remodeling, phosphorus handling)
8/19/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Richard Shannon Endocrine Grand Rounds
2.00 – 3.00 pm Siragy Normal hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis, renin-angiotensin-aldosterone axis, and adrenergic system
8/26/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Siragy Adrenal insufficiency: including primary, secondary/tertiary, methods of steroid withdrawal
2.00 – 3.00 pm Vance Acromegaly
9/2/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 1
9/9/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Bruns and Bazydlo (Pathology) Basic concepts of endocrine testing
9/16/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Brown Vitamin D deficiency, osteomalacia, rickets, secondary hyperparathyroidism (including evaluation of normocalcemic hyperparathyroidism)
9/23/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Kirk Diabetes in pregnancy
9/30/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Santen Klinefelter's syndrome
10/7/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Brown Low bone mineral density: differential diagnosis and fracture risk assessments (including DEXA, FRAX, and bone turnover markers)
10/14/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Brown Treatment of osteoporosis: how to choose among agents, how to follow, and when to stop
10/21/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Keller / Nunemaker Writing a scientific abstract
10/28/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 2
11/4/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm McCartney Thyrotoxicosis
11/11/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Barrett Hypo- / hypernatremia, SIADH, DI
11/18/2014 12.00 – 1.00 pm Liu Effects of nonthyroidal illness on thyroid function (including real and assay-related alterations); unusual TFTs
11/25/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 3
12/2/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Marshall Hyperprolactinemia / prolactinoma
12/9/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Marshall Male hypogonadism / infertility (include a bit on disorders of the androgen receptor)
12/16/2014 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 4
12/23/2014 NA NA Holiday
12/30/2014 NA NA Holiday
1/6/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Brendan Bowman (Nephrology) Diabetic nephropathy
1/13/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Rembold Preventative lipid treatment
1/20/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Marshall PCOS / hyperandrogenism
1/27/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 5
2/3/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Brendan Bowman (Nephrology) Renal osteodystrophy (CKD-MBD)
2/10/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Kirby Inpatient and perioperative management of DM
2/17/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Hong Pituitary radiology / pituitary incidentaloma
2/24/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 6
3/3/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Dalkin Hyperparathyroidism (with hypercalcemia -- primary, tertiary) and hypoparathyroidism (esp. long-term management)
3/10/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm McCartney Normal hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis (male and female)
3/17/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm McCartney Gender dysphoria and the care of transgender patients (including ethical considerations)
3/24/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Keller / Nunemaker Grant Writing (NRSAs)
3/31/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 7
4/7/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm
Continuous glucose monitoring systems (CGMS): indications and interpretation
4/14/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Liu Approach to residual/recurrent differentiated thyroid cancer
4/21/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Carey Genetics of endocrine neoplasia (to definitely include MEN syndromes, genetic causes of genetic pheo/paraganglioma)
4/28/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 8
5/5/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Burt Solorzano (Peds Endo) Delayed or absent puberty
5/12/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm DeBoer (Peds Endo) Normal growth and growth failure: diagnosis and management
5/19/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Endocrine evaluation of fatigue, weight loss / gain, "spells"
5/26/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Fellow Journal Club 9
6/2/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm
Endocrine aspects of nephrolithiasis
6/9/2015 NA NA 2015 ADA June 5-9 (Boston)
6/16/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm McCartney Hypothyroidism (including during pregnancy)
6/23/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Dalkin Unusual metabolic bone disease: Paget's disease, pseudohypoparathyroidism, tumor osteomalacia, OI, etc.
6/30/2015 2.00 – 3.00 pm Regulation of growth, appetite, and weight / adipose tissue as an endocrine organ