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Endocrine Society & OECD Work Together to Guide EDC-Focused Policies

As part of the Endocrine Society’s commitment to improving public health by reducing exposure to endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs), our members work with international organizations and participate in many international meetings to provide advice and guidance to regulators and policymakers worldwide. One example is the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), which has worked since...
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Q&A: James L. Rosenzweig, MD

Rosenzweig_James-5x7 Endocrine News talks with James Rosenzweig, MD, chair of the task force that developed the latest Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline on Preventing Cardiovascular Disease and Type 2 Diabetes in Patients at Metabolic Risk. A new Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline states that measuring waistline, blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood sugar during doctor’s visits could...
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CEU Preview: Challenging Cases in Lipid Management with Lisa Tannock, MD

Tannock June 2019 Next month, the Endocrine Society’s Clinical Endocrinology Update will kick off in Miami, during which attendees will hear about the latest breakthroughs in patient care, as well as those cases that may prove difficult for clinicians. One such session is Lisa Tannock’s Meet-the-Professor presentation on Thursday, September 5, titled “Challenging Cases in Lipid Management.” Cardiovascular...
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Endocrine Society, Avalere Health Launch Intervention to Prevent Low Blood Sugar in Older Adults with Diabetes

The Endocrine Society and Avalere Health have launched a first of its kind quality improvement intervention study in primary care practice to address the clinical gaps in identifying and treating hypoglycemia in older adults with type 2 diabetes. The Society and Avalere have partnered with Pottstown Medical Specialists (PMSI), a physician-owned multispecialty group in Pottstown,...
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CEU Preview: Optimizing Testosterone Therapy for the Individual Patient

EN0719-CEU_cover-small In his talk, “Testosterone Replacement Modalities: Pros, Cons, and Their Correct Use,” Shehzad Sultan Basaria, MD, will discuss the benefits and drawbacks of various forms of treatments so clinicians can better inform their patients with hypogonadism. By now, the controversy surrounding testosterone therapy and the shady advertising schemes promulgating the idea of “andropause” in aging...