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You Belong at the Endocrine Society

July 02, 2024

Receive 20% off your membership when you join today and enjoy access to our resources through December 31, 2025. You will gain access to a wealth of resources designed to support your professional needs, such as cutting-edge research, professional networking, awards and grants, and discounts. Join today!

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Endocrine Board Review 2024 will Sharpen Your Diagnostic Skills

July 02, 2024

Get ready for ABIM's Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Certification exam. Our Endocrine Board Review program has been successful for over a decade and will help enhance your clinical critical thinking skills. Register now to receive a printed copy of the Endocrine Board Review (2024) 16th Edition book, interactive practice exams, and access to a live question-and-answer panel with experts. Learn more.

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Learn How Artificial Intelligence Can Improve Your Practice

June 12, 2024

Our new AI in Healthcare Virtual Summit, taking place online November 8-9, will inform providers, healthcare professionals, researchers, technologists, industry stakeholders, and educators on the capabilities of AI in the healthcare field. Learn from experts how AI technologies are redefining diagnostics, treatment planning, and patient outcomes in healthcare in addition to exploring the latest advancements in AI-driven healthcare, from predictive analytics to machine learning algorithms. Register by Saturday, August 31 to take advantage of our best available rates.

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Don't Miss the 1st International Conference on Steroid Hormones and Receptors

June 12, 2024

The 1st International Conference on Steroid Hormones and Receptors (SHR 2024) will be held from October 15-18, in Albuquerque, NM, at the University of New Mexico Comprehensive Cancer Center. Join meeting chairs Eric Prossnitz (University of New Mexico) and Endocrine Society incoming President Carol Lange (University of Minnesota) for an innovative agenda covering advances in steroid hormone action in biology and medicine, exploring their role in biology, chemistry, pharmacology, oncology, neurology, metabolism, cardiovascular biology and endocrinology. Learn more and register today.

Advocacy

Advocacy in Action

July 12, 2024

The US House Appropriations Committee marked up the L-HHS appropriations bill and advanced it out of Committee. It will be considered next by the full House of Representatives. Also this week, CMS released its annual MPFS proposed rule and the Society supported USPSTF osteoporosis screening recommendations.

We Are Endocrinology

Deena Adimoolam
“I use media to share a message of prevention and recognition of many endocrine diseases, especially diabetes and obesity. As a member of the Endocrine Society, I have also had the opportunity to continue this work with Society members who share in my vision and passion. I work closely with the Endocrine Society’s Hormone Health Network to spread awareness on various endocrine diseases through patient education tools and media.” – Deena Adimoolam, MD
We are an 18,000 member strong global community
A champion for the Society’s guidelines, Chris has been passionate about improving our guideline development methodology as well as about making guideline content more accessible to readers around the world. – Christopher McCartney, MD

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Endocrine Society News

Endocrine Society urges passage of the Right to IVF Act

June 11, 2024

The Endocrine Society endorses the Right to IVF Act, which was introduced by Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ), Patty Murray (D-WA) and Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) to protect and expand nationwide access to fertility treatment, including in vitro fertilization (IVF), and urges the Senate to pass the Right to IVF Act on June 12th to ensure that the freedom to start and grow a family is protected and accessible to everyone in the United States.

Endocrine Society Guideline recommends healthy adults under the age of 75 take the recommended daily allowance of vitamin D

June 03, 2024

Healthy adults under the age of 75 are unlikely to benefit from taking more than the daily intake of vitamin D recommended by the Institutes of Medicine (IOM) and do not require testing for vitamin D levels, according to a new Clinical Practice Guideline issued today by the Endocrine Society. For children, pregnant people, adults older than 75 years and adults with high-risk prediabetes, the guideline recommends vitamin D higher than the IOM recommended daily allowance.

Meditating with headband that tracks brain activity may improve surgical recovery in patients with Cushing’s

June 03, 2024

Patients with Cushing’s syndrome who are recovering from surgery and wear a headband that tracks brain activity while they meditate may have less pain and better physical functioning compared with patients not using the device, suggests a study being presented Monday at ENDO 2024, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting in Boston, Mass.

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Featured Journal Articles

A Rare Case of Tumor-to-Tumor Metastasis: Renal Cell Carcinoma Metastasis to Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma

July 09, 2024

The authors present a 65-year-old man with a history of renal cell carcinoma who was diagnosed with a thyroid nodule 7 years after left radical nephrectomy.

Investigating GABA Neuron-Specific Androgen Receptor Knockout in Two Hyperandrogenic Models of PCOS

July 09, 2024

This study investigates the hypothesis that androgen excess directly impacts the development of polycystic ovary syndrome-like traits through gamma-aminobutyric acid neurons.

3-[18F]Fluoro-para-hydroxyphenethylguanidine (3-[18F]pHPG) PET—A Novel Imaging Modality for Paraganglioma

July 09, 2024

Here we show that 3-[18F]pHPG can be used as a highly specific and sensitive functional imaging tracer for functional and nonfunctional pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma.

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Who We Are

For 100 years, the Endocrine Society has been at the forefront of hormone science and public health. Read about our history and how we continue to serve the endocrine community.