Endocrine Fellows Series: Type 1 Diabetes Care and Management

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Dates: March 13 - 15, 2018
Location: Chicago, IL , United States
Intended Audience: , Early Career
Purpose: Education, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: 19

Topics: Diabetes Mellitus and Glucose Metabolism, General Endocrine Practice, Pediatric Endocrine Practice

Description:

The Endocrine Fellows Series: Type 1 Diabetes Care and Management is an intensive two-day conference for adult and pediatric endocrine fellows worldwide that are interested in type 1 diabetes (T1D). It is a unique opportunity to meet and learn from leaders in the field through interactive sessions, small group discussions, and hands-on learning. The event will be held March 13–15, 2018 as a preconference to the Endocrine Society's Annual Meeting & Expo (ENDO) to be held March 17–20, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.

Fellows accepted to the program receive a travel stipend and housing to attend the fellows’ conference held March 13–15, admission to the Early Career Forum – a separate day-long preconference event – held March 16, and complimentary registration to ENDO 2018 – the world’s largest endocrine meeting – held March 17–20.

 

Application Period Closed

Adult and pediatric endocrine fellows worldwide that are interested in improving T1D care and management are encouraged to return for updates in the fall for details on how to apply for the 2019 conference.

Eligibility Criteria:

All endocrine fellows with an interest in improving T1D care and management are encouraged to apply during open application periods. Current full or part-time faculty members are ineligible. At the time of submission, applicants must have:

  • Obtained an MD or DO degree, or equivalent
  • Be actively enrolled as a 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year fellow in an accredited fellowship training program in adult or pediatric endocrinology
  • Endocrine Society members and nonmembers worldwide are eligible

Application Process:

The application period for the 2018 conference is currently closed. Return for updates in the fall for application details for the 2019 conference.

  • All applicant fellows must complete an online application form
  • A letter of recommendation from the fellow's Program Director is required
  • As part of the online application form, fellows are encouraged to submit a difficult case or clinical question they would like discussed during the conference
  • The Federal regulation called the Physician Payments Sunshine Act requires certain transfers of value to physicians be reported to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Therefore, the Endocrine Society now requires all participants to provide both their National Provider Identifier (NPI) number and state license number when applicable.

Made possible by the generous support of Merck & Co.

Program Directors:

Irl Hirsch
Irl B. Hirsch, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine

Linda Siminerio
Linda M. Siminerio, RN, PhD
Professor of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine


Event Contact

Email: awards@endocrine.org
Phone: (888) 363-6762 or (202) 971-3646