• Date

    08/09/2021 - 10/09/2021

  • Time

    4.30 pm to 6.05 pm

  • Location


  • Organisation

    Royal Society of Medicine and Society for Endocrinology

Covid 19

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What’s new in endocrinology and diabetes: The effects of COVID-19

During this series of three webinars, an experienced group of national diabetes and endocrine experts will discuss the acute and long-term impact of COVID-19 on diabetes and endocrine conditions. It will also explore the latest research concerning whether pre-existing metabolic and endocrine diseases alter the severity of COVID-19 infections. 


Episode 1

The role of diabetes mellitus in susceptibility and outcomes of COVID-19, the role of androgens on COVID-19 susceptibility and outcomes, and to understand the influence of COVID-19 on diabetes, sodium balance and glucocorticoid replacement.


Episode 2

The role of vitamin D metabolism in COVID outcomes, appreciate the safe management of glucocorticoid replacement in patients with COVID-19 infection, and appreciate the complex role of metabolism in COVID-19 mortality.


Episode 3

The effect of COVID 19 on the thyroid gland, assess whether thyroid abnormalities impact the outcomes of COVID-19, and learn more about the role of oestrogen in COVID-19 outcomes.


Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. 

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