Turner Syndrome Support Society UK [TSSS] Invites you to attend the TSSS Oxford Seminar Day
Theme of the day is sharing up to date medical information and services along with patient experiences, from the Oxford TS Specialist Clinic Team
Saturday 25th November 2017 : 11am until 4pm
OCDEM, Churchill Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LE
TSSS Committee, doctors, nurses and members will be attending to offer support and information about Turner Syndrome.
DRAFT Programme for Oxford Seminar Day 'Life-long management of Turner Syndrome'
The day is relaxed and informal with brief talks from the doctors followed by questions and answers. Members of the TSSS will be present to share their experiences too. This meeting is for girls over 12 with TS and they must be fully aware of their condition.
11.00 - 11.20 : Registration with tea and coffee available
11.20 - 11.25 : Welcome Arlene Smyth and Dr Helen Turner
11.25 - 11.45 : Dr Helen Turner - Role of the Endocrinologist in TS Specialist Clinics & New TS Guidelines [Health Professional & Patient versions available]
11.45 - 12.05 : Dr Elizabeth Orchard - Role of the Cardiologist in TS
12.05 - 12.20 : Emma Weingart - Role of Cardiac Nurse Specialist in TS & Cardiac Card Launch
12.20 - 12.40 : Dr Taffy Makaya- Role of Paediatric Endocrinologist in TS & Transition
12.40 - 13.40 : Light lunch and the opportunity to socialise over lunch
13.40 - 14.00 : Dr Debbie Shears - Role of the Geneticist with Dr Jess Myring - Genetic Counsellor
14.20 - 14.40 : Prof Time Child - Future Treatments for TS
14.40 - 15.00 : Kathy Baker - Role of Egg Donation Co-ordinator for TS
15.00 - 15.20 : Dr Lucy McKillop - Role of Obstetrics for TS
15.20 - 15.30 : Close and thanks
15.30 - 16.00 : Refreshments and farewell