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Pituitary Preceptorship

Pituitary Preceptorship

Prof. Mark Gurnell, Prof. Maria Fleseriu

PITUITARY CONNECT delivered a Preceptorship on the 14th October where international experts and PITUITARY CONNECT members provided interactive case-based learning, covering a range of pituitary conditions and challenges. This meeting was designed for early to mid-career endocrinologists and neurosurgeons with a special interest in pituitary disease.

Portrait of Mark Gurnell
Prof. Mark Gurnell


Cambridge University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

United Kingdom (UK)

Portrait of Maria Fleseriu
Prof. Maria Fleseriu


United States (US)

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time | open 150 min |accreditation: EACCME | Oct 2021


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This meeting provided extensive opportunities to share personal experiences and learn from the experiences of peers and international experts.

The programme covered a range of pituitary disease topics, tailored to the learning needs of early to mid-career endocrinologist and neurosurgeons. Guest speakers and topics addressed in this highly interactive meeting included:

  • COVID-19 and pituitary disease (Prof Andrea Giustina)
  • Updates in acromegaly, complications and treatment (Prof Shlomo Melmed)
  • Panel discussion on Cushing’s therapies and the new acromegaly guidelines
  • Four ‘How Do I….’ sessions spanning pituitary diseases and surgery
  • Case-study discussion and learning

Participants were eligible to receive 3 CME credits

This programme is supported by an Independent Educational Grant from Ipsen

This course has been accredited by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME®) and ECMEC® is available. Through an agreement between the European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) and the American Medical Association (AMA), physicians may convert EACCME credits to an equivalent number of AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

PITUITARY CONNECT is an initiative of COR2ED, supported by an Independent Educational Grant from Ipsen.

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