Androgen Excess and PCOS Society Update Meeting

Event Information

Meeting Type: Physical
Meeting Website:
Dates: March 31, 2017
Location: Orlando, FL , United States
Intended Audience: , , ,
Sponsor: AE-PCOS Society
Purpose: Education, Scientific
Number of CME Credits Offered: None

Topics: Adipose Tissue Appetite and Obestity, Female Reproductive Health and Biology


“Gut, Microbiome and Fat: Origins of PCOS Metabolic Disease?”

Invited speakers will focus on novel contributions of gastrointestinal health, gut microbiome, discrete adipose depots, including brown and white fat, in human and rodent models, on the development of obesity and insulin resistance, primarily in the context of PCOS. Presentations will include overviews concerning the current state of the field, the latest emerging data, and a debate on what is cause (etiology) or consequence (biomarker).

Event Contact

Name: Enrico Carmina, MD