Saturday, March 24, 2018
7:15am to 8:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:00am to 8:15am Welcome and Introduction

Beverly MK Biller, MD


8:15am to 9:10am Hypopituitarism: A Comprehensive Update

Karen K. Miller, MD

9:10am to 10:10am Cushing's Diagnosis and Treatment in 2018

Beverly MK Biller, MD

10:10am to 10:30am Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

10:30am to 11:30am Case-Based Approach to Hyperprolactinemia

Anne Klibanski, MD

11:30am to 12:15pm What Is the Sellar Lesion: Illustrative Pituitary Cases

Nicholas A. Tritos, MD, DSc

12:15pm to 1:45pm Break for lunch*
1:45pm to 2:30pm Current Diagnosis and Management of Adult Growth Hormone Deficiency

Kevin C.J. Yuen, MD, FRCP

2:30pm to 3:25pm Clinical Management of Acromegaly

Lisa Nachtigall, MD

3:25pm to 3:45pm Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

3:45pm to 4:45pm Update on Pituitary Surgery and Radiation: A Neurosurgeon's Perspective

Brooke Swearingen, MD

4:45pm to 5:15pm Expert Faculty Panel for Q & A

Drs. Biller, Nachtigall, Swearingen and Yuen

Sunday, March 25, 2018
7:15am to 8:00am Continental Breakfast

Reproductive and Adrenal

8:00am to 9:00am Endocrine Hypertension: Case-Based Update on Pheochromocytoma and Primary Aldosteronism

William F. Young, Jr., MD

9:00am to 9:40am Adrenal Incidentaloma: Illustrative Cases of Current Diagnostic Strategies

William F. Young, Jr., MD

9:40am to 9:55am Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

9:55am to 10:45am A 2018 Approach to the Menopausal Patient

Kathryn A. Martin, MD

10:45am to 11:40am Current Diagnosis and Management of Amenorrhea and Hyperandrogenism

Stephanie Seminara, MD

11:40am to 12:00pm Reproductive Faculty Panel for Audience Q & A


12:00pm to 1:10pm Break for lunch*
1:10pm to 1:45pm Gender-Affirming Hormonal Treatment of Transgender Individuals: Changing Paradigms in a Changing Society

Ole-Petter Hamnvik, MBBCh, BAO, MMSc

1:45pm to 2:30pm Male Hypogonadism: Insights into Pathophysiology and Evaluation

Frances Hayes, MD

2:30pm to 2:50pm Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

2:50pm to 3:30pm Optimizing Treatment Strategies and Patient Outcomes for Male Hypogonadism

Ravi Balasubramanian, MBBS, PhD, MRCP

3:30pm to 4:05pm Erectile Dysfunction: A Urologist's Perspective

Cigdem Tanrikut, MD

4:05pm to 4:30pm Expert Reproductive Faculty Answer Your Questions

Reproductive Endocrine Staff

Workshops (choose one)

4:30pm to 6:00pm Case-Based Workshops S1-S5

S1 Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies for Calcium and Bone Disorder Cases
Marc Wein, MD, PhD 
S2 Diabetes in Pregnancy: Updates for Screening, Diagnosis and Management
*Primary Care Focus*
Marie-France Hivert, MD, MMSc 
S3 Lessons Learned from Challenging Pituitary Cases
Pouneh Fazeli, MD
S4 Case-Based Approach to Reproductive Endocrinology
Margaret Lippincott, MD
S5 Lessons Learned from Challenging Thyroid Cases
Nikolaos Stathatos, MD

Monday, March 26, 2018
7:15am to 8:00am Continental Breakfast

Calcium and Bone

8:00am to 8:30am Hereditary Hyperparathyroidism: Illustrative Patient Cases

Henry M. Kronenberg, MD

8:30am to 9:20am Primary Hyperparathyroidism 2018: A Comprehensive Update

John P. Bilezikian, MD

9:20am to 9:35am Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

9:35am to 10:25am Hypocalcemia: Case-Based Diagnosis and Mechanisms

Marie Demay, MD

10:25am to 10:40am Hypoparathyroidism: A Comprehensive Update on Guidelines and New Treatments

Michael Mannstadt, MD

10:40am to 11:15am Optimizing Bone Health through Vitamin D, Nutrition and Exercise

Sherri-Ann M. Burnett-Bowie, MD, MPH

11:15am to 12:10pm Roundtable Discussion: Bones, Groans, and Stones: Mineral Metabolism Clinical Cases

Elaine Yu, MD, Joy Tsai, MD and Sherri-Ann Burnett-Bowie, MD, MPH

12:10pm to 1:25pm Break for lunch*
1:25pm to 1:55pm Osteoporosis: Current Diagnostic Approaches

Elaine W. Yu, MD

1:55pm to 2:40pm Osteoporosis: Treatment Strategies in 2018

Joy Tsai, MD

2:40pm to 2:55pm Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

2:55pm to 3:40pm Osteoporosis: Controversies, Emerging Therapies, Combination Therapy

Benjamin Z. Leder, MD

3:40pm to 4:00pm State-of-the-Art Management of Glucocorticoid-Induced Osteoporosis

Michael Mannstadt, MD

4:00pm to 4:30pm Osteoporosis Panel: Ask the Experts

Drs. Leder, Tsai, and Yu

Workshops (choose one)

4:30pm to 6:00pm Case-Based Workshops M1-M5

M1 Challenging Calcium and Bone Cases
Joy Tsai, MD
M2 Introductory Insulin Pump Management: Patient Selection, Pump Selection, Initiation and Settings
Enrico Cagliero, MD
M3 Pituitary Zebras: Not All Hoofbeats Are Horses
Alex Faje, MD
M4 Challenging Reproductive Endocrine Cases
Frances Hayes, MD
M5 Illustrative Cases of Thyroid Dysfunction
*Primary Care Focus*
Nikolaos Stathatos, MD

Tuesday, March 27, 2018
7:15am to 8:00am Continental Breakfast


8:00am to 9:00am Subclinical Thyroid Disease: Do Endocrinologists Pay Attention to the Evidence?

Douglas S. Ross, MD

9:00am to 10:00am The 2018 Approach to Hyperthyroidism

Gilbert H. Daniels, MD

10:00am to 10:15am Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

10:15am to 10:45am Graves' Eye Disease

Giuseppe Barbesino, MD

10:45am to 11:45am Thyroid Nodules: A Costly Problem

Douglas S. Ross, MD

11:45am to 12:10pm Expert Thyroid Panel Answers Your Questions

Drs. Barbesino, Daniels and Ross

12:10pm to 1:20pm Break for lunch*
1:20pm to 2:00pm Hypothyroidism: Current Diagnosis and Management

Gilbert H. Daniels, MD

2:00pm to 3:00pm Thyroid Cancer: State of the Art in 2018

R. Michael Tuttle, MD

3:00pm to 3:20pm Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

3:20pm to 4:00pm Thyroid Disease and Pregnancy: A Comprehensive Update

Gilbert H. Daniels, MD

4:00pm to 4:30pm Panel of Thyroid Specialists for Q & A

Drs. Daniels, Ross and Tuttle

Workshops (choose one)

4:30pm to 6:00pm Case-Based Workshops T1-T5

T1 Calcium Cases
*Primary Care Focus*
David Slovik, MD
T2 Screening, Diagnosis and Management of Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes and Bone Disease
Melissa Putman, MD
T3 Pediatric Endocrinology That an Adult Endocrinologist Should Know
Takara Stanley, MD
T4 Topics in Male Reproduction: A Case-Based Approach
Ravi Balasubramanian, MBBS, PhD, MRCP 
T5 Practical Update on Thyroid Ultrasound
Giuseppe Barbesino, MD

Wednesday, March 28, 2018
7:15am to 8:00am Continental Breakfast


8:00am to 8:35am Modern-Day Therapy and Results of Treatment of Type 1 Diabetes

David M. Nathan, MD

8:35am to 9:05am Diabetes Clinical Genetics

Miriam S. Udler, MD, PhD

9:05am to 9:45am Update on the Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic: Prevention and Treatment

David M. Nathan, MD

9:45am to 10:05am Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

10:05am to 10:35am When to Use New Treatments for Type 2 Diabetes and What to Expect: Cases

Enrico Cagliero, MD

10:35am to 11:25am Obesity Management: A Practical Approach

Paul Copeland, MD

11:25am to 12:00pm Pulling It All Together: Diabetes and Obesity (Ask the Experts)


12:00pm to 1:00pm Break for lunch*
1:00pm to 1:35pm Inpatient Diabetes Management: Evidence and Strategies

John E. Godine, MD, PhD

1:35pm to 2:05pm Glycemic Control, Glucose-Lowering Medications, and Cardiovascular Disease

Deborah J. Wexler, MD

2:05pm to 2:45pm Hypoglycemia: Differential Diagnosis, Evaluation, and an Illustrative Case

Lloyd Axelrod, MD

2:45pm to 3:05pm Coffee/Tea

(refreshments provided)

3:05pm to 3:40pm State-of-the-Art Lipid Management

Mason W. Freeman, MD

3:40pm to 4:05pm The Future of Type 1 Diabetes Treatment: The Artificial Pancreas

Steven Russell, MD, PhD

4:05pm to 4:30pm Metabolic Mash-Up with the Afternoon's Experts


*There are many convenient and varied lunch options within a short walking distance of the course.