Endometriosis Research Now! Edinburgh

Come and hear from leading researchers about the latest scientific research into endometriosis - the challenges, the opportunities, and what discoveries they are hoping to make in areas such as genetics, pain management and fertility.

We are delighted to be holding Endometriosis Research Now! on Saturday 16th November 2019 – an Endometriosis Scientific Research Conference for those with endometriosis, their supporters and friends. Organised in conjunction with World Endometriosis Research Foundation, the World Endometriosis Society and EXPPECT Endometriosis Team, we will be joined for the day by top UK researchers who will be guiding us through the challenges and direction of endometriosis research in the future. 

As well as sessions giving an overview of endometriosis research and future directions, the genetics of endometriosis, and latest research in pain mechanisms, there will be a selection of seminars to choose from including:

  • The latest research on fertility and endometriosis
  • The latest research on menstrual bleeding
  • The psychologist’s perspective on managing pain

The Conference will run from 9 am to 4.30 pm on Saturday 16th November in Edinburgh. 

Delegate fees, including refreshments and lunch:

Individual - £35.00

Individual, unwaged - £10.00

Please note these fees are for those with endometriosis, their supporters and friends only as they are subsidised. If you represent an organisation or are a healthcare professional and would like to attend, please contact us at admin@endometriosis-uk.org

Agenda

9am

Registration opens

 

10.00

Welcome and introduction to the day

Ms Emma Cox

10.10

Endometriosis Research: now and future

Professor Andrew Horne

11.00

The genetics of endometriosis

Dr Ioannis Simitsidellis 

11.30

Refreshment Break

 

12.00

Seminar 1 (choose from below)

 

13.00

Lunch

 

14.00

Seminar 2 (choose from below)

 

15.00

Refreshment Break

 

15.30

The latest research in pain mechanisms

Professor Philippa Saunders 

16.00

Panel Q & A

Chair: Lone Hummelshoj

16.30

Close

 

Seminar topics

We are delighted to welcome the below speakers to share their fascinating research into fertility, menstrual bleeding, and pain management. Delegates will be able to choose two out of three of these seminars:

  • Fertility and endometriosis: the latest research - Dr Doug Gibson
  • The latest research on menstrual bleeding - Dr Jackie Maybin
  • Managing pain: the perspective of the psychologist - Dr Sarah Young
When
16th November, 2019 9:00 AM   through   4:30 PM
Location
The Informatics Forum
Edinburgh, EH8 9AB
United Kingdom
Contact
Phone: 02072222781
Event Fee(s)
Individual with endometriosis, family & friends £ 35.00
Individual (unwaged) with endometriosis, family & friends £ 10.00

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