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Only One Week to Submit ENDO 2017 Late-Breaking Abstracts

The deadline is Monday, February 13, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. (EST) If you’re thinking about submitting an abstract for ENDO 2017 in Orlando, time is running out! Submit your late-breaking abstract and share your research with the largest gathering of scientists and physicians working in hormone research and clinical endocrinology. Submit your best late-breaking science...
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Endocrine Society Issues Pediatric Obesity Clinical Practice Guideline

On February 1, the Endocrine Society issued a Clinical Practice Guideline advising healthcare providers on how to prevent and treat childhood obesity with lifestyle changes. The guideline, titled “Pediatric Obesity — Assessment, Treatment, and Prevention: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline,” was published online and will appear in the March 2017 print issue of The...
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Endocrine Society Response to Immigration Order

Kronenberg, Henry (PE 2015) President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday, January 27, limiting refugees into the U.S., barring the citizens of seven countries – Iraq, Iran, Syria, Somalia, Sudan, Libya, and Yemen – from entering the U.S. on any visa category, and, consequently, also creating new barriers to the global exchange of scientific information. The order...
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Endocrine Society in the News

MedPage Today — Concern Over EDCs Continues to Grow Endocrinology editor-in-chief Andrea Gore, PhD, shared her hopes for endocrine-disrupting chemical policy improvements in 2017. The medical trade publication examined the endocrine-disrupting chemicals landscape, including recent publications from Society member Leonardo Trasande, MD, and Gore. L’Obs — “Inacceptable!” Ça chauffe entre la France et Bruxelles au sujet des perturbateurs...
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Endocrine Society Launches New Open Access Journal Today

The Endocrine Society unveiled the first issue of its Open Access scholarly publication the Journal of the Endocrine Society (JES) today, marking the first time the Society has introduced a new journal under its ownership in nearly 30 years. The online-only format is specifically intended to rapidly publish emerging science on a variety of endocrinology...
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European Commission Proposal Leaves Public Exposed to Harmful EDCs

The Endocrine Society expressed disappointment today in the European Commission’s revised proposal on defining and identifying endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs), citing unnecessarily narrow criteria for identifying EDCs that will make it nearly impossible for scientists to meet the unrealistically high burden of proof and protect the public from dangerous chemicals. A new provision in the revised...
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Endocrine Society Praises Lilly’s Move to Discount Insulin

The Endocrine Society today praised Eli Lilly and Company’s announcement that it will offer discounted prices on insulin products purchased through certain online platforms as a step toward addressing increasing insulin prices. The Society is concerned rising insulin prices have created a barrier that makes it challenging for people with diabetes who are insulin-dependent to...
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EndoBridge Celebrates Fourth Year in Turkey

logo_endobridge2016 The fourth annual meeting of EndoBridge® — co-hosted by the Society of Endocrinology and Metabolism of Turkey, Endocrine Society, and European Society of Endocrinology — took place in Antalya, Turkey, October 20-23, 2016. The meeting brought together world leaders of endocrinology and 420 colleagues from 29 countries, and was held in English with simultaneous translation...