Policy Summits

The Endocrine Society holds a number of summits to address important health policy issues, including diabetes, health disparities, and endocrine-disrupting chemicals.

  • Diabetes Policy Summit: Held on September 12, 2014, this summit, ACA Implementation: Impact on the Patient with Diabetes, explored opportunities and challenges for improving diabetes care.

  • PPTOX IV: Held October 26-29, 2014, the fourth international summit of Prenatal Programming and Toxicity (PPTOX), sponsored by the Endocrine Society,  was dedicated to cutting-edge discussion of environmental hazards during early life and long-term consequences. PPTOX V will take place November 13-16, 2016, at the Kitakyushu International Conference Center in Fukuoka, Japan.