North-Western State Medical University named after I.I. Mechnikov

"Center of Adrenal Pathology"


Symposium with international participation

"Adrenal incidentalomas: Current cross-disciplinary challenge"

June 05, 2015


Venue: NWSMU n.a. I.I. Mechnikov (Kirochnaya ul., 41, metro station "Chernyshevskaya")



10.00 - 12.00 Chairmen: Prof. Shustov S.B., Prof. Vorokhobina N.V.

10.00-10.10 Welcome speech: Prof. Shustov S.B. - Head of the "Center of Adrenal Pathology", Chairman of the Association of Endocrinologists of Saint Petersburg

10.10-10.40 "Features of topical diagnosis of tumors of the adrenal glands",

Assoc. Prof. Smolentceva N.V., NWSMU n.a.  I.I. Mechnikov, Saint Petersburg

10.40-11.05 "Hormonal-inactive tumors - Do they exist?" Prof. Velikanova L.I., NWSMU n.a. I.I.Mechnikov, Saint Petersburg

11.05-11.40 "Use of multicomponent steroid analysis for differential diagnosis of adrenal tumors» N.Taylor, King's College Hospital, London, UK

11.40-12.00 "Adrenalectomy - Whom and when to operate?" Assoc. Prof. A.A. Lisitsyn, NWSMU n.a. I.I.Mechnikov, Saint Petersburg

12.00 - 12.45 – Discussion, break

12.45 - 15.00 Chairmen: Prof. Halimov Y.Sh., Assoc. Prof. Shafigullina Z.R.

12.45 - 13.15 "Adrenal incidentalomas by eyes of morphologists" Selivanova L.S., Research Center, Moscow

13.15-13.45 "Genetic and cancer aspects of tumors of the adrenal glands," Reichman A.O., Russian Cancer Research Center, Moscow

13.45-14.30 "Strategy of diagnosis and management of patients with adrenal incidentalomas – issues under dispute" Prof. Shustov S.B., Shafigullina Z.R., NWSMU n.a. I.I. Mechnikov, Saint Petersburg

Registration fee is 500 rubles (certificates issuing).

Admission for residents and PhD students is free.

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