Controversies in Thyroid and Salivary Disease Surgery

Event Location
Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, United Kingdom

Event Dates
01 Feb 2019 - 01 Feb 2019

Event Website

Event Cost
Free for RSM members, Non-members: £5 - £70


Join us as we discuss and debate hot topics in laryngology. You’ll better understand the practices of experienced clinicians in areas which remain open to debate.

are you for, or against?

  • The de-escalation of thyroid cancer management
  • Minimally invasive surgery for parotid tumours

Professor Hisham Mehanna and Mr Ricard Simo shall supervise the debates on two important areas of current thyroid and salivary gland practice and ask the audience for their views before and after the presentations.


Chair: Professor Hisham Mehanna, Chair of Head and Neck Surgery, Institute of Cancer and Genomic Sciences

Mr James England, Consultant ENT Surgeon, Spire Hull and East Riding Hospital

Mr Iain Nixon, Ear, Nose and Throat Surgeon, NHS Lothian

Mr Ricard Simo, Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist Head and Neck Surgeon, Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust

Professor Mark McGurk, Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial and Head and Neck Surgeon, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mr Paul Pracy, Consultant ENT Surgeon, University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust