BES 2021 (preliminary program)

31th Meeting of the Belgian Endocrine Society
October 8 & 9, 2021

(Mdeon visa:###)

Friday workshop 8-10-2021

17:00–17:50 Registration, coffee
17:50–18:00 Welcome:
B. Velkeniers (VUB), President
18:00–19:00 Workshop: Turner guidelines

Chairs: TBA

  • Pediatric aspects
    J. De Schepper, VUB – UZ Gent
  • Adult aspects
    S.  Vandewalle St. Jan Brugge
19:00–20:00 Invited lecture

Chair: TBA

Doping in endocrinology
Peter Van Eeno (UGent DoCoLab)

20:00 Walking dinner

Saturday meeting 9-10-2021

8:00–8:30 Registration
Coffee, visit of the exhibits, poster view
8:30–9:00 General assembly
B. Velkeniers (VUB), President
9:00–9:30 Clinical grand-round: Lipodystrophy
A. Mertens and R. Vangoitsenhoven (UZ Leuven)
9:30 Communications by young investigators
(sponsored by Pfizer)
Chair: TBA
9:30–10:30 Part 1: Clinical and translational studies 

10:30–11:00 Part 2: Clinical case reports 

11:00–11:45 Coffee break, visit of the exhibits and poster view
11:45–12:00 Selected Belgian Publication Award
(sponsored by Sandoz)

Introduced by B. Velkeniers (VUB), President


Presenting author: TBA

12:00–12:30 Belgian Endocrine Society Lecture Award
(sponsored by Novo)

Introduced by B. Velkeniers (VUB), President

Diabetes and pregnancy 

Award winner: Katrien Benhalima (KUL)

12:30–13:00 Invited lecture:

Chair: TBA

A helicopter view on pheochromocytoma 

Martin K. Walz
Department of Surgery and Center of Minimally Invasive Surgery, Kliniken Essen-Mitte, Essen

13:00–13:15 Award ceremony of the young investigators
13:15 Lunch