Preconference Program

Engage in a pre-conference event and expand your knowledge and professional development by arriving a day early to ENDO 2018.  All Endocrine Society planned pre-conference events occur on Friday, March 16, 2018 in the McCormick Place Convention Center, Chicago, Illinois.


Cardiometabolic Program

Friday, March 16, 2018 | 8:00 AM – 5:20 PM
Led by expert faculty and designed to give practical information to improve practice today, this interactive program focuses on current clinical topics in diabetes management, cardiovascular risk reduction, and endocrine cardiometabolic disease. Attendees will engage in case discussions and hear from renowned clinicians and researchers through lectures, debate, and a Master Clinician session.  The program is eligible for up to 8 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 8 ABIM MOC credits.

Registration opens on October 18, 2017.

Registration Type Oct 18 - Nov 30 Dec 1 - Mar 16
Member $95 $115
Non-Member $135 $150
In-Training Member/Early Career Member/Nurse $55 $65

Introductory Hands-on Thyroid Ultrasound Workshop

Friday, March 16, 2018 | 7:30 AM – 1:30 PM
The introductory thyroid ultrasound workshop is designed to introduce participants to the use of ultrasound in diagnosing thyroid nodules and performing ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspirations. After multiple presentations, participants move to a hands-on session where faculty will guide them through ultrasound techniques on simulated nodules. Limited seating. Register early. The workshop is eligible for up to 5.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 5.75 ABIM MOC credits. ECNU Credits are pending approval.

Registration opens on October 18, 2017.

Registration Pricing

Registration Type Oct 18 - Nov 30 Dec 1 - Mar 16
Member $395 $415
Non-Member $475 $499
In-Training Member/Early Career Member/Nurse $275 $289

Advanced Hands-on Thyroid Ultrasound Workshop

Friday, March 16, 2018 | 7:30 AM –5:15 PM
Take your ultrasound skills to the next level by attending the advanced Thyroid Ultrasound Workshop. Designed for practitioners experienced in performing thyroid ultrasonography, the comprehensive workshop will focus on recent advances in diagnosing thyroid nodules and the use of ultrasound in examining cervical lymph nodes and parathyroid adenomas. Real-time ultrasound findings of metastatic lymph nodes and parathyroid adenomas will be demonstrated on patient volunteers. Limited seating. Register early.  The workshop is eligible for up to 8.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and 8.5 ABIM MOC credits. ECNU Credits are pending approval.

PREREQUISITE: The advanced workshop is for physicians already doing thyroid ultrasound or those who have previously participated in the Introductory Hands-on Thyroid Ultrasound Workshop.

Registration opens on October 18, 2017.

Registration Type Oct 18 - Nov 30 Dec 1 - Mar 16
Member $445 $469
Non-Member $525 $549
In-Training Member/Early Career Member/Nurse $305 $319

EndoCareers® Early Career Forum

Friday, March 16, 2018 | 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Designed exclusively for students and fellows, this interactive forum provides a robust schedule of career development sessions in basic science and clinical endocrinology. Hear from distinguished scientists and clinicians as they share advice and perspectives on career choices and the importance of striking a healthy balance between career and personal life. Attendance is limited for this event.

Early Career Forum Travel Awards are available for eligible students and fellows. The travel award application deadline is November 15, 2017. General registration is open for individuals not applying for travel awards. This program is open to in-training members. Non-members must join before registration.

Registration opens on October 18, 2017.

Registration Type October 18 - Nov 30  Dec 1 - Mar 16
In-Training Member $125 $125