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August; Nick has been awarded the Colin McRae Medal for outstanding contribution to New Zealand Surgery by the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons.


South Pacific ORL Forum   

July 9th -12th,  Honolulu Hawaii  

Presented talks:

Management of metastatic SCC to the parotid

Prevention and management of hypoparathyroidism in thyroid surgery

Poorly-differentiated and anaplastic thyroid carcinoma

Third World Thyroid Congress

July 27th-30th Boston, Massachusetts 

Reviewer thyroid video session


19th Annual Mayo Clinic Endocrine Update

February 29 - March 4, Hyatt Regency Maui Resort & Spa, Mauii Hawaii.

The Annual Endocrine Society of Australia Seminar

May 13th - 15th Twin Waters, Sunshine Coast.

 Presented talk on recurrent and persistent hyperparathyroidism


1st Congress of Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery

Multidisciplinary progress in Thyroid Cancer Research and Treatment for Contemporary Thyroid Surgens

In-depth discussion on current Asia- Pacific Thyroid Surgeries.

June 25-26 Seoul, Korea.

Dr McIvor has been invited to give a presentation regarding the Fundamental approach to Superior Thyroid pole dissection.

This conference was canceled due to MERS outbreak in Korea 2015

June 28 Hanoi, Vietnam

Nick will continue from Korea to Hanoi Vietnam to attend a course in Endoscopic Thyroidectomy.

This has been cancelled due to MERS outbreak in Korea 2015


6th Multidisciplinary Update on Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
Australian and New Zealand Endocrine Surgeons 

November 11-14, 2015 Sheraton, Noosa, Queensland, Australia

Nick has been invited to give talks on:

  • Anaplastic Thyroid Cancer. Nov 12 
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism. Nov 13
  • Parathroid Neoplasm. Nov 13