Scientific Program


Friday, May 4, 2018

7:00 pm – 7:15 pm Opening Remarks by Prof Ali Jawa
(President Pakistan Endocrine Society)
Scientific Session – 1
Focusing on Global Health
Moderator: Dr. Amna Reyaz
7:15 pm – 7:35 pm Delayed Puberty – When to intervene?
Dr. Osama Ishtiaq
7:40 pm -8:00 pm Small sized penis/Microphallus – Let’s not miss the window of opportunity to fix it
Professor Taeed Butt
8:05 pm – 8:25 pm Menopausal women with hot flashes – An under-treated entity. What to do about it?
Professor Zaman Sheikh

8:30 pm to 9:00 pm – Inauguration of pharmaceutical Exhibition
9:00 pm to 10:00 pm – Dinner


Saturday, May 5, 2018

8:00 am to 9:00 am – Breakfast

9:00 am to 11:15 am Scientific Session – 2
Innovations in Diabetes, Lipids & Obesity
Moderator: Dr. Javed Iqbal
 9:00 am – 9:20 am New and emerging injectable therapies in T2DM – Currently available and in pipeline
Professor Abdul Jabbar
 9:25 am – 9:45 am Obesity – What are the Genetic & hormonal triggers and the latest guidelines to manage Obesity?
Professor A. H. Aamer
9:50 am – 10:10 am Diagnosis and Management of Diabetic Triopathy
Professor Rayaz A Malik

10:15 am – 10:25 am – Tea Break

10:25 am – 10:45 am Diabetic Foot Management – A clear and unpleasant danger
Professor Bilal Bin Younis
10:50 am – 11:10 am Interpretation of New Lipid Guidelines – Who should be treated?
Dr. Umer Yousaf

11:30 am to 12:45 pm Scientific Session 3
Thyroidology, Bones and Pregnancy
Moderator: Dr. Aisha Sheikh
11:30 am – 11:50 am Thyroidology
How to approach a thyroid nodule and 2018 guidelines to manage differentiated thyroid cancer
Dr. Sadia Salman
 11:55 am -12:15 pm Endocrinology and pregnancy
Management of Endocrine disorders in Pregnancy
Prof Khurshid Khan
12:20 pm – 12:40 pm Better Bones
Osteoporosis, when to screen and how to treat
Dr. Ali Asghar

12:45 pm to 01:00 pm – Tea Break

1:00 pm to 1:45 pm Corporate Sponsored Symposium – Highnoon Laboratories LTD
Synergy for better Glycemic Control
Combination Therapies for Type – II Diabetes management
Dr. Hamed Farooqi
1:45 pm to 2:00 pm Lunch
 2:00 pm –2:15 pm Introduction to “Run For Healthy Life”
Dr. S. Abbas Raza
 2:15 pm –2:25 pm Novo Nordisk (Pvt Ltd) efforts for changing Diabetes
Rasheed Butt – CEO Novo Nordisk
 2:25 pm –2:30 pm Address by Danish Ambassador
 2:35 pm – 6:00 pm Move to Run venue
Run for a Healthy Life

6:00 pm to 9:00 pm – Executive Council Meeting

8:00 pm to 11:00 pm – Dinner/ Bonfire


Sunday, May 6, 2018

8:00 am to 9:00 am – Breakfast

9:30 am to 10:45 am Scientific Session 4
Salt when it is too much or too little, let’s talk about it
Moderator: Dr. Khalid Usman
 09:30 am – 09:50 am Hyponatremia – A Physician’s nightmare
Professor Saeed Mahr
 09:55 am – 10:15 am Secondary HTN – when to think about it?
Dr. Ibrar Ahmad
 10:20 am – 10:40 am Pearls and Pitfalls in management of Cushing’s syndrome
Professor Najam-ul-Islam

10:45am to 11:15 am – Tea Break

11:15 am to 12:15 pm Scientific Session 5
Conundrums of Endocrinology
Moderator: Dr. Amanullah Bhalli
 11:15 am – 11:30 am Surgical management of Prolactinoma – When to go for it?
Dr. Fawad Randhawa
 11:35 am – 11:50 am Perioperative endocrine management of Pituitary surgery
Dr. Atif Munir
11:55 am – 12:10 pm Role of Cyberknife Vs Gamma Knife Vs TSR in Pituitary adenoma
Dr. Waqas Shafiq

12:30 Pm to 2:00 pm – Lunch followed by dismissal