We had a packed room of interested patients, family members and health care providers at our education day at Princess Alexandra Hospital on Saturday 29th July.
The team of experts certainly put on an informative morning that suitedeveryone in the room. Growth Hormone, Sex Hormones, Cortisol, GammaKnife andSick day and medication management.
Thanks must go to Professor Ken Ho, Assoc. Prof. Warrick Inder, Dr. Viral Chikani, Assoc. Professor Matthew Foote, and Endocrine Nurse Specialist Jane Sorbello. Endocrine nurses Lizzie and Juanita from the hospital who helped us promote the day and of course our APF volunteers, Tania, Beth and Eric who filmed the presentations in readiness for the members’ area of our website.
As a lead up to Pituitary Awareness Week we had an information stall in the foyer of the Hospital. Thanks to volunteer Noel who manned the stall for us. We managed to get a short session on ABC morning radio to talk about the pituitary and gamma Knife. Thanks to Assoc. Prof. Matthew Foote and Assoc. Prof. Warrick Inder for attending at such short notice.