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Endocrine Society Statement Addresses Racism in Endocrinology

The Endocrine Society calls for policies to address racial and ethnic inequities in the endocrine workforce and in access to care, the Society says in a perspective published in The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. “Health disparities are one of the most pressing issues facing science and medicine,” says Ruban Dhaliwal, MD, MPH, Research Physician...
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Media Registration Open for ENDO 2022

Members of the media can now register to cover the latest advances in hormone health and science at ENDO 2022, the Endocrine Society’s annual meeting being held on June 11-14 in Atlanta, Ga., as well as virtually in our state-of-the-art digital platform. The Society’s first-ever hybrid annual meeting will give colleagues the option to experience...
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Endocrine Itinerary: Endocrinology Meetings Around the World

In order to connect the endocrinology communities around the world to the most relevant and up to date scientific content, Endocrine News is going to start running an online calendar of events that will be updated on a regular basis. Check back here or go to the Endocrine Society’s calendar listings for meetings — both...
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Meet the 2022 Laureates: David W. Harris, MD

Harris_Laureate2022 David W. Harris, MD  Vigersky Outstanding Clinical Practitioner Award David W. Harris, MD, is a full-time practicing endocrinologist at the Warren Clinic Diabetes Center in Tulsa, Okla., where he’s provided exemplary care for over 30 years. A tireless advocate for equal access to care and affordable diabetes medications, Harris led the glycemic management committee at Saint Francis Hospital to ensure consistent treatment protocols for hospitalized patients.  Harris has been instrumental in providing scholarships for medical and high school students in need and is a member of the Endocrine Society’s Hormone Health Network...
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Meet the 2022 Laureates: Terry J. Smith, MD

Smith_Laureate2022 Terry J. Smith, MD Gerald D. Aurbach Award for Outstanding Translational Research Terry J. Smith, MD, is the Frederick G.L. Huetwell Professor in Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences and professor of internal medicine at the University of Michigan Medical School in Ann Arbor, Mich.  He’s studied Graves’ disease, its ocular manifestations, and related autoimmune diseases for over 35 years, and his laboratory...
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Meet the 2022 Laureates: Henry M. Kronenberg, MD

Kronenberg, Henry (PE 2015) Henry M. Kronenberg, MD Fred Conrad Koch Lifetime Achievement Award Henry M. Kronenberg, MD, has been chief of the Endocrine Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Mass., for over 32 years and is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Mass.  His research group studies the actions of parathyroid hormone and parathyroid hormone-related protein, with a particular emphasis on bone development, bone...
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Endocrine Society Urges Senate to Address Insulin Affordability

The Endocrine Society urges the Senate to protect the insulin affordability provisions included in the Build Back Better Act and move quickly to pass this crucial legislation. We implore all Senators to ensure these provisions are not scaled back. The Build Back Better Act represents the best opportunity to address the price of insulin. Millions...
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Endocrine Society Celebrates House Passage of Build Back Better Act

Diabetes experts urge Senate to pass bill and send for President’s signature. The Endocrine Society hailed the House of Representatives for including provisions to improve insulin affordability in its version of the Build Back Better Act.  “This bill offers a once-in-a-generation opportunity to protect access to this life-saving medication,” says Society President Carol H. Wysham,...