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Endocrine Society Objects to Title X Gag Rule That Limits Women’s Access to Contraception

Denying preventive services increases medical costs, jeopardizes public health The Endocrine Society objects to the administration’s decision to severely restrict access to the Title X Family Planning Program, the nation’s only program for affordable birth control and reproductive care. The Title X program is essential in helping ensure that every person — regardless of income,...
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Endocrine Society CEO Honored with Association Leadership Award

Keenan, Barbara Byrd October 2013 CEO Update names Barbara Byrd Keenan as Professional Society CEO of the Year CEO Update has selected Endocrine Society chief executive officer Barbara Byrd Keenan, FASAE, CAE, as its Professional Society CEO of the Year. CEO Update, the publication that covers the association sector, announced the winners of its Association Leadership Awards Tuesday. The awards...
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Rise of the Machines: Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Artificial intelligence – once only found in a Steven Spielberg movie – is being adopted by the healthcare industry more and more from improving diabetes outcomes to reducing unnecessary thyroid surgeries. As these technologies improve, clinicians will soon have yet another ally to individualize patient care. Artificial intelligence. Machine learning. Those very phrases stir up...
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Call for Nominations: FNIH Trailblazer Prize for Clinician-Scientists

The Foundation for the NIH (FNIH) has opened nominations for the 2nd Trailblazer Prize for Clinician-Scientists. This annual prize and $10,000 honorarium presented by the FNIH recognizes the outstanding contributions of early career clinician-scientists in the United States whose work has the potential to or has led to innovations in patient care. The FNIH will...
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Advocacy in Action: EDCs, Physician Payment, and More

capitolhill Here is a quick run down of major issues being discussed by policymakers from an endocrine perspective and the Society’s current advocacy work. Let us know if you would like additional information or have any questions. What’s Happening in Washington SOTU & Trump Health Priorities – President Donald Trump gave his annual State of the Union (SOTU)...