Diagnosis and Management of Benign Thyroid Lumps and Thyroid Cancers

(Aimed at Medical Students and Foundation Year Doctors)

30th March 2021

1900 – 2000 hours GMT

Online via Zoom


Thyroid swellings and thyroid conditions are common clinical presentations. A lump in the thyroid could range from a simple benign pathology to autoimmune disorders to aggressive cancers. Likewise, patients can be asymptomatic or present with a variety of signs and symptoms associated with hyperthyroidism, hypothyroidism or compressive features in the neck. A sound understanding of the pathophysiology is crucial in guiding the overall management of the patient presenting with thyroid disorders. The exam-focused lecture(systematically covering history taking, investigations and principles of management) is delivered by Miss Daniela Bondin, who is a Consultant ENT Surgeon at the Tameside and Glossop Hospital in Greater Manchester and Surgical Lecturer and Tutor at Doctors Academy. She has vast experience of teaching at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

Topics covered:

  • Benign Thyroid Lumps
  • Autoimmune Conditions of the Thyroid
  • Common Cancers of the Thyroid
  • MEN Syndrome Associated with the Thyroid
  • Investigations for Thyroid Lumps
  • Role of Medical Management of Thyroid Lumps
  • Role of Radioiodine and Surgery in the Management of Thyroid Lumps

Suitable for:

  • Medical Students (all years).
  • Foundation Year Doctors
  • Speciality Trainees in ENT.
  • Core Trainees in ENT.
  • Trust Doctors.
  • ENT Specialists.


Miss Daniela Bondin MD, DOHNS, MRCS (ENT), PGCert (Distinc), FRCS (ORL-HNS)
Consultant ENT Surgeon, Tameside and Glossop Hospital, Greater Manchester
Surgical Lecturer and Tutor, Doctors Academy

Quick Information
Places are currently available.
Date 30th March 2021
Time 1900 - 2000 hours GMT
Online via Zoom
Course Fee Free
This teaching event is part of the Erudition and Medical Education Delivered by Experts (EMEDE) Lecture Series, which is supported by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Cardiff and The Doctors Academy Group.
Closing Date Places will be offered on a first-come-first-served basis and therefore we are unable to provide a precise closing date.
No of Places 60

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