24th Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress

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Program Agenda

WEDNESDAY, MAY 13

6:30 am - 6:30 pm Attendee Registration
12:30 pm - 6:30 pm CME Station Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 pm SPECIAL SESSION I
 

W11: Hot Topics in Thyroid Practice

Chair: Hossein Gharib, MD

Room: 101 DE
CME Code: 6135

 

W21: Diabetes Technology Update for Your Practice
Chair: George Grunberger, MD

Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 5096
 

W31: DXA for the Practicing Endocrinologist: What Every Clinician Needs to Know
Chair: Susan E. Williams, MD

Room: 101 B
CME Code: 7124
 

W41: Leadership Forum
Co-Chairs: Howard M. Lando, MD & Anne L. Leddy, MD
Speakers: Tara Hickey & Eric Martin

  • What Leadership Role Can We Play as Champions for Clinical Endocrinologists?
  • What is the Nature of Leadership Work Required for Example to Strengthen Membership and improve the Chapter Effectiveness?
  • What Personal Adaptations May be Required so That We Can More Effectively Lead Consequential Change?

Room: 101 A
CME Code: 1606

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm SPECIAL SESSION II
 

W12: The AACE Module and Tool Kit for Obesity Medicine
Chair: W. Timothy Garvey, MD

Room: 101 B
CME Code: 3467
 

W22: Challenging Topics in Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders
Co-Chairs: Richard J. Auchus, MD & Laurence Katznelson, MD

Room: 101 DE
CME Code: 8382
 

W32: 2015 Diabetes Update
Co-Chairs: Vivian A. Fonseca, MD & Etie S. Moghissi, MD

Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 2035
 

W42: Endocrinology in the Real World
Co-Chairs: Bill Law, Jr., MD & Katherine A. Roberts, MD

Room: 101 A
CME Code: 1122
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

W52: AACE Maintenance of Certification and Mini-Board Review Course
Chair: Pauline M. Camacho, MD
Speakers: Elise M. Brett, MD, Pauline M. Camacho, MD, & Hossein Gharib, MD

  • To discuss recent updates on the endocrine certification process
  • To discuss ASAP 2014 Thyroid Module
  • To discuss ASAP 2014 Parathyroid & Bone Module

Room: 101 C
CME Code: 7892

5:30 pm - 7:45 pm

WSS1: LDL-C Reduction in the High-Risk Patient: How Low Should We Go?
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 2454

THURSDAY, MAY 14

5:15 am - 7:30 am

TSS1: Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Management with Individualized Treatment Strategies
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 5456

6:30 am - 6:00 pm Attendee Registration
7:00 am - 6:00 pm CME Station Hours
9:45 am - 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am General Session Announcements
8:15 am - 9:00 am

TGS1: Bionic Pancreas
Moderator: R. Mack Harrell, MD
Speaker: Edward R. Damiano, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 1348

9:00 am - 9:45 am

TGS2: Neonatal Diabetes: Identification, Initial Treatment, and Transitioning the Parent
Moderator: Yehuda Handelsman, MD
Speaker: Siri A.W. Greeley, MD

Room: BALLROOM A

CME Code: 2924
9:45 am - 11:00 am Exhibit Hall Coffee Break
10:00 am - 10:45 am Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 11:45 am

TGS3: Microarchitectural of Bone and its Clinical Relevance
Moderator: Pauline M. Camacho, MD
Speaker: John Paul Bilezikian, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6520

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

TGS4: The Link Between Retinopathy and VEGF: The Journey from Discovery through Clinical Therapy
Moderator: Sandra L. Weber, MD
Speaker: Michael J. Tolentino, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 1764

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm President’s Welcome Box Lunch in Exhibit Hall
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm

Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Women of Endocrinology Luncheon: If I Knew Then, What I Know Now (non-CME)
Moderator: Etie S. Moghissi, MD
Speaker: Camille Lee, Senior Vice President, Diabetes Marketing for Novo Nordisk Inc.

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Meet-the-Experts
 

SESSION I

 

T11: Of Hispanics and Metabolism: Understanding the Risk for Diabetes
Moderator: Donald A. Bergman, MD
Speaker: Jaime A. Davidson, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 2502

 

T21: Testosterone Use: When and How; Testosterone Treatment in Young Males
Moderator: Elise M. Brett, MD
Speaker: Paul Turek, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 4276

 

T31: Practicalities in the Use of Pharmacologic Agents
Moderator: Felice A. Caldarella, MD
Speaker: Caroline Apovian, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 4366

 

T41: Thyroid Ultrasound Images
Moderator: Mark A. Lupo, MD
Speaker: Robert A. Levine, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 3031

 

T51: Controversies in Osteoporosis Management
Moderator: Daniel L. Hurley, MD
Speaker: Felicia Cosman, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 2749

 

T61: (Point/Counterpoint) Subclinical Hypothyroidism: Treat or Not
Moderator: Peter A. Singer, MD
Speaker Point: Paul W. Ladenson, MD
Speaker Counter: Jeffrey R. Garber, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 2533

 

T71: (Case Review) Challenging Lipid Cases
Moderator: David S. H. Bell, MD
Speaker: Lisa Tannock, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 3370

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Meet-the-Expert

 

SESSION II

 

T12: Emerging Therapies and Technologies for the Treatment of Diabetes
Moderator: S. Sethu K. Reddy, MD
Speaker: Irl B. Hirsch, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 9140

 

T22: Update on PCKS9 Inhibitors and New Therapies
Moderator: M. Kathleen Figaro, MD
Speaker: Evan A. Stein, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 3961

 

T32: Challenges in Management of the Endocrine Patient: Transition of Care from Pediatric to Adult Endocrinology
Moderator: Rajib Bhattacharya, MD
Speaker: A. Jay Cohen, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 8484

 

T42: The Nutritional Prevention and Reversal of Cardiovascular Disease-Fact or Fiction?
Moderator: Chris K. Guerin, MD
Speaker: Caldwell B. Esselstyn, Jr., MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 5611

 

T52: The Mind’s Role in Obesity
Moderator: Michael A. Bush, MD
Speaker: Joshua P. Thaler, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 3053

 

T62: Ectopic ACTH: Diagnosis and Treatments
Moderator: Janet B. McGill, MD
Speaker: Maria Fleseriu, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 2300

 

T72: (Case Review) Update on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma: Implications for Clinical Practice
Moderator: Rachel Pessah-Pollack, MD
Speaker: Karel Pacak, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 8408

4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Meet-the-Experts
SESSION III

 

T13: Diabetes Transition from Pediatrics to Adulthood
Moderator: Dace L. Trence, MD
Speaker: Jennifer Raymond, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 6174

 

T23: Statin Intolerance: Statin Side-Effects?
Moderator: Richard A. Haas, MD
Speaker: Lisa Tannock, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 4043

 

T33: Late-Effects in the Emerging Population of Childhood Cancer Survivors
Moderator: Vin Tangpricha, MD
Speaker: Sripriya Raman, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 9536

 

T43: Ectopic ACTH: Diagnosis and Treatments
Moderator: Janet B. McGill, MD
Speaker: Maria Fleseriu, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 1816

 

T53: Thyroid Ultrasound Images
Moderator: Mark A. Lupo, MD
Speaker: Robert A. Levine, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 1868

 

T63: The Mind’s Role in Obesity
Moderator: Michael A. Bush, MD
Speaker: Joshua P. Thaler, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 1352

 

T73: (Case Review) Challenging Thyroid Cases
Moderator: Robert S. Zimmerman, MD
Speakers: Paul W. Ladenson, MD & Susan J. Mandel, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 5848

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Chapter & International Receptions

7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

TSS3: Paradigm Shifts in Hypoparathyroidism: How New Insights in Epidemiology and Treatment are Changing the Standard of Care
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 8313

7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

TSS4: Combination Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Management: Charting Courses for Success
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom EFG
CME Code: 4711

FRIDAY, MAY 15

5:15 am - 7:30 am

FSS1: Prevention and Management of Diabetic Retinopathy and Related Eye Disorders: Clarifying the Endocrinologist's Role
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 4117

5:15 am - 7:30 am

FSS2: Applying the Fundamentals of Insulin Physiology to Modernize Exogenous Insulin Therapy: An Expert Panel Exchange and Interactive Town Hall Discussion
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom EFG
CME Code: 3879

7:30 am - 5:30 pm

Attendee Registration

7:30 am - 6: 30 pm CME Station Hours
9:45 am - 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am General Session Announcements
8:15 am - 9:00 am

FGS1: Molecular Drivers for Fat Genesis and their Roles in Diabetes and Obesity
Moderator: Daniel Einhorn, MD
Speaker: Ronald Evans, PhD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 9031

9:00 am - 9:45 am

FGS2: Short-Term and Long-Term Impacts of Genetic Discovery on the Practice of Endocrinology
Moderator: Robert Rapaport, MD
Speaker: Joel Hirschhorn, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6570

9:45 am - 11:00 am Exhibit Hall Coffee Break
10:00 am - 10:45 am Product Theaters in Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Mini Plenary Sessions
 

FGS3: Transcultural Endocrinology Symposium
Chair/Moderator: Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD

Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 6411
11:00 am - 11:45 am

FGS4: Oral Poster Presentations
Moderators: Edward S. Horton, MD & David S. Lieb, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 1482

 

FGS5: Thyroid: The Year in Review
Moderator: Peter A. Singer, MD
Speaker: Susan J. Mandel, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 2044

11:45 am - 12: 30 pm

FGS6: Late Breaking Clinical Trials (non-CME)
Moderators: Alan J. Garber, MD, Janet B. McGill, MD, & Vin Tangpricha, MD
Room: 104 ABC

 

FGS7: Oral Poster Presentations
Moderators: Edward S. Horton, MD & David C. Lieb, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 9498

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Break
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm Product Theaters in Exhibit Hall
2:15 pm - 5:00pm In-Depth Symposia
 

F11: Transition from Childhood to Adulthood
Chair: Robert Rapaport, MD

Room: 101 A
CME Code: 9762
 

F21: Advances in Thyroid Cancer
Chair: Hossein Gharib, MD

Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 7689
 

F31: Updates on Osteoporosis and Metabolic Bone Disease
Chair: Pauline M. Camacho, MD

Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 5982
 

F41: Assessing the Benefits and Risks of Testosterone Therapy in Men and Women
Co-Chairs: Paresh Dandona, MD & Neil F. Goodman, MD

Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 7112

 

F51: Novel Therapeutic Approaches to Type 2 Diabetes and Complications
Chair: Robert R. Henry, MD

Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 9927

 

F61: Lipid Guidelines: Can We Identify the Risk, but Not the Numbers?
Chair: Kathleen L. Wyne, MD

Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 4819

 

F71: AACE/SMNE Pan American Symposia: Lifestyle, Metabolic Disorders and Cancer
Co-Chairs: Myriam Allende-Vigo, MD

Room: 101 B
CME Code: 6499

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall Wine & Cheese Reception
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

FSS3: Continuous Coverage and Clinical Application of Real-Time CGM: Pathway to Improved Outcomes and Reduced Cost
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 7276

7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

FSS4: Managing Obesity in 2015: Setting the Framework and Assessing All of the Options
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom EFG
CME Code: 6985

SATURDAY, MAY 16

7:30 am - 5:00 pm Attendee Registration
7:30 am - 6:00 pm CME Station Hours
9:45 am - 1:00 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am General Session Announcements
8:15 am - 9:00 am

SGS1: The Three Pathways of Translational Research: Diabetes and a Personal Experience
Moderator: Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD
Speaker: Valentin Fuster, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6637

9:00 am - 9:45 am

SGS2: Deletions and Mutations in Growth Hormone- Receptor (Laron Syndrome): Genetic, Biological, and Clinical Aspects
Moderator: Jaime A. Davidson, MD
Speaker: Zvi Laron, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 9226

9:45 am - 11:00 am Exhibit Hall Coffee Break
10:00 am - 10:45 am Product Theaters in Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 11:45 am

SGS3: Metformin: Its Non-Glycemic Effects and Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
Moderator: Anne L. Leddy, MD
Speaker: John M. Miles, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 5263

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

SGS4: Disordered Growth Hormone Secretion in HIV: Mechanisms and Novel Therapeutic Strategies
Moderator: Felice A. Caldarella, MD
Speaker: Steven K. Grinspoon, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6442

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm AACE Annual Business Meeting Luncheon
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Meet-the-Expert
SESSION I

 

S11: Year in Diabetes
Moderator: Etie S. Moghissi, MD
Speaker: Claresa S. Levetan, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 3747

 

S21: FGF: New Guy on the Scene
Moderator: Sunil Wimalawansa, MD
Speaker: Bryan Kestenbaum, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 4062

 

S31: Neurohumoral Syndromes
Moderator: Derek LeRoith, MD
Speaker: Aaron I. Vinik, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 1351

 

S41: Hyperandrogenic Anovulation
Moderator: W. Reid Litchfield, MD
Speaker: Margaret E. Wierman, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 8295

 

S51: The Year in Pituitary Disease
Moderator: Ved V. Gossain, MD
Speaker: Mark E. Molitch, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 5747

 

S61: (Point/Counterpoint) To Use or Not Molecular Markers
Moderator: Jonathan D. Leffert, MD
Speaker Point: Bryan McIver, MD
Speaker Counter: Mark A. Lupo, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 4172

 

S71: (Case Review) Thyroid Cases: Weird and the Not So Unusual
Moderator: Farhad Zangeneh, MD
Speaker: Jeffrey R. Garber, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 4888

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Meet-the-Experts
SESSION II

 

S12: Update on the Impact of Sleep Disturbances in Metabolic Disorders
Moderator: Joseph Aloi, MD
Speaker: Eve Van Cauter, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 2049

 

S22: ICD-10
Moderator: Katherine A. Roberts, MD
Speaker: Todd W. Frieze, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 7338

 

S32: Lipidystrophy
Moderator: Felice A. Caldarella, MD
Speaker: Savitha Subramanian, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 9000

 

S42: PCOS in Adolescent Girls: Diagnosis and Management
Moderator: Sripriya Raman, MD
Speaker: Selma F. Witchel, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 7621

 

S52: Treatment of Progressive Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Gregory Randolph, MD
Speaker: Steven I. Sherman, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 5732

 

S62: Neurohumoral Syndromes
Moderator: Derek LeRoith, MD
Speaker: Aaron I. Vinik, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 2930

 

S72: Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in Latino Youth: translational Science to Clinical Relevance
Moderator: Craig Wierum, MD
Speaker: Gabriel Q. Shaibi, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 5415

4:45 pm- 5:45 pm SESSION III
  Meet-the-Experts
 

S13: Normocalcemic Hyperparathyroidism
Moderator: Gary W. Edelson, MD
Speaker: Shonni J. Silverberg, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 3027

 

S23: Endocrine Jeopardy
Moderator: Ricardo Correa, MD
Speaker: Cheryl Rosenfeld, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 9598

 

S33: Update on the Impact of Sleep Disturbances in Metabolic Disorders
Moderator: Joseph Aloi, MD
Speaker: Eve Van Cauter, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 2554

 

S43: Subclinical Cushing’s
Moderator: Donald W. Richardson, MD
Speaker: John D. Carmichael, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 5477

 

S53: Neutroceuticals
Moderator: Shashank R. Joshi, MD
Speaker: Kenneth D. Burman, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 7915

 

S63: Treatment of Progressive Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Gregory Randolph, MD
Speaker: Steven I. Sherman, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 9199

 

S73: (Point/Counterpoint) Data on Ethnic Disparities in Diabetes Prevalence
Moderator: Gary A. Trager, MD
Speaker Point: Elizabeth Selvin, MD
Speaker Counter: Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 7635

6:30 pm ACE Convocation
7:30 pm President’s Gala

SUNDAY, MAY 17

7:00 am - 11:30 am Attendee Registration
7:30 am - 12:00 pm CME Station Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 am

Breakfast
Room: BALLROOM A

8:00 am - 8:15 am

General Session Announcements

8:00 am - 11:00 am

Oral Presentations on Planning Research in Diabetes (PRIDE) F(non-CME)

Room: 108
8:15 am - 9:00 am

SGS5: AACE/AAES Joint Review of Cases on Hyperparathyroidism

Moderator: Nancy D. Perrier, MD Speakers: Mira Milas, MD & Shonni J. Silverberg, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 5183

9:15 am - 10:00 am

SGS6: AACE/AAES Joint Review of Cases on Thyroid Cancer Management

Moderator: Carmen C. Solorzano, MD
Speakers: Gregory Randolph, MD & R. Michael Tuttle, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 9932

10:15 am - 11:00 am

SGS7: AACE/AAES Joint Review of Cases on Adrenal Nodules

Moderator: Gerard Doherty, MD
Speakers: Clive S. Grant, MD & Gary D. Hammer, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 5590

11:00 am - 11:15 am Final Announcements; Adjournment

WEDNESDAY, MAY 13

6:30 am - 6:30 pm Attendee Registration
12:30 pm - 6:30 pm CME Station Hours
8:00 am - 12:00 pm SPECIAL SESSION I
 

W11: Hot Topics in Thyroid Practice

Chair: Hossein Gharib, MD
  • Molecular Markers in 2015

    Yuri Nikiforov, MD

  • Highlights of Thyroid Cancer Guidelines

    Bryan R. Haugen, MD

  • T3 plus T4 Combination Therapy: Yes or No?

    Antonio Bianco, MD

  • Minimally-Invasive Rx in Thyroid Practice

    Laszlo Hegedus, MD

Room: 101 DE
CME Code: 6135

 

W21: Diabetes Technology Update for Your Practice
Chair: George Grunberger, MD

  • Current Pump and CGM

    Bruce W. Bode, MD

  • Case Studies: Interpreting Pump and CGM Downloads

    Irl B. Hirsch, MD

  • The Future: Artificial Pancreas and Closed Loop Control

    Timothy S. Bailey, MD

Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 5096
 

W31: DXA for the Practicing Endocrinologist: What Every Clinician Needs to Know
Chair: Susan E. Williams, MD

  • DXA to Diagnosis: The Challenges of DXA in Medical Practice

    Angelo A. Licata, MD

  • New Osteoporosis Guidelines

    Pauline M. Camacho, MD & Steven M. Petak, MD

  • Update in Bone Densitometry: New and Emerging Technologies

    Susan Broy, MD

  • Challenging Cases: Making the Diagnosis, assessing Treatment Efficacy, and “What in the World?”

    Susan E. Williams, MD

Room: 101 B
CME Code: 7124
 

W41: Leadership Forum
Co-Chairs: Howard M. Lando, MD & Anne L. Leddy, MD
Speakers: Tara Hickey & Eric Martin

  • What Leadership Role Can We Play as Champions for Clinical Endocrinologists?
  • What is the Nature of Leadership Work Required for Example to Strengthen Membership and improve the Chapter Effectiveness?
  • What Personal Adaptations May be Required so That We Can More Effectively Lead Consequential Change?

Room: 101 A
CME Code: 1606

1:00 pm - 5:00 pm SPECIAL SESSION II
 

W12: The AACE Module and Tool Kit for Obesity Medicine
Chair: W. Timothy Garvey, MD

  • Guidelines and the Practice of Obesity Medicine

    W. Timothy Garvey, MD

  • Step 1: The Anthropometric Component of the Diagnosis

    J. Michael Gonzalez-Campoy, MD

  • Step 2: The Clinical Component of the Diagnosis

    Felice A. Caldarella, MD

  • The Complications Centric Approach: the Checklist, Staging, and the Paradigm Applied to Cardiometabolic Disease

    W. Timothy Garvey, MD

  • Stage 3: The Therapeutic Decision

    Donna Ryan, MD

  • Logistics and Finances

    Felice A. Caldarella, MD & J. Michael Gonzalez-Campoy, MD

Room: 101 B
CME Code: 3467
 

W22: Challenging Topics in Pituitary and Adrenal Disorders
Co-Chairs: Richard J. Auchus, MD & Laurence Katznelson, MD

  • Approach to Sellar Mass: Radiologic Images and Brief Discussion

    Laurence Katznelson, MD

  • Medical Management of Cushing’s Disease

    Susan L. Samson, MD

  • Genetics of Adrenal Disease

    Richard J. Auchus, MD

  • Approach to a Patient with a Possible Pheochromocytoma

    Karel Pacak, MD

Room: 101 DE
CME Code: 8382
 

W32: 2015 Diabetes Update
Co-Chairs: Vivian A. Fonseca, MD & Etie S. Moghissi, MD

  • New Understanding of the Pathophysiology of Type 2 Diabetes: The Role of Glucagon

    Ralph A. DeFronzo, MD

  • Cardiovascular Safety of Incretin Based Therapy

    John B. Buse, MD

  • New Approaches to Insulin Therapy in Combination

    Vivian A. Fonseca, MD

  • What an Endocrinologists Should Know About Eye Care and Retinopathy

    Michael J. Tolentino, MD

Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 2035
 

W42: Endocrinology in the Real World
Co-Chairs: Bill Law, Jr., MD & Katherine A. Roberts, MD

  • Social Media and Medicine

    Thomas B. Repas, MD

  • The Psychology of Negotiations and Advocacy

    Daniel O’Connell, PhD

  • Optimal Incorporation of Extenders into an Endocrine Practice

    Bill Law, Jr., MD

  • What are RVUs and How do We get Paid on Them?

    M. Kathleen Figaro, MD

Room: 101 A
CME Code: 1122
1:00 pm - 5:30 pm

W52: AACE Maintenance of Certification and Mini-Board Review Course
Chair: Pauline M. Camacho, MD
Speakers: Elise M. Brett, MD, Pauline M. Camacho, MD, & Hossein Gharib, MD

  • To discuss recent updates on the endocrine certification process
  • To discuss ASAP 2014 Thyroid Module
  • To discuss ASAP 2014 Parathyroid & Bone Module

Room: 101 C
CME Code: 7892

5:30 pm - 7:45 pm

WSS1: LDL-C Reduction in the High-Risk Patient: How Low Should We Go?
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 2454

THURSDAY, MAY 14

5:15 am - 7:30 am

TSS1: Overcoming Barriers in Diabetes Management with Individualized Treatment Strategies
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 5456

6:30 am - 6:00 pm Attendee Registration
7:00 am - 6:00 pm CME Station Hours
9:45 am - 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am General Session Announcements
8:15 am - 9:00 am

TGS1: Bionic Pancreas
Moderator: R. Mack Harrell, MD
Speaker: Edward R. Damiano, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 1348

9:00 am - 9:45 am

TGS2: Neonatal Diabetes: Identification, Initial Treatment, and Transitioning the Parent
Moderator: Yehuda Handelsman, MD
Speaker: Siri A.W. Greeley, MD

Room: BALLROOM A

CME Code: 2924
9:45 am - 11:00 am Exhibit Hall Coffee Break
10:00 am - 10:45 am Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 11:45 am

TGS3: Microarchitectural of Bone and its Clinical Relevance
Moderator: Pauline M. Camacho, MD
Speaker: John Paul Bilezikian, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6520

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

TGS4: The Link Between Retinopathy and VEGF: The Journey from Discovery through Clinical Therapy
Moderator: Sandra L. Weber, MD
Speaker: Michael J. Tolentino, MD
Room: BALLROOM A

CME Code: 1764
12:30 pm - 2:15 pm President’s Welcome Box Lunch in Exhibit Hall
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm

Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm

Women of Endocrinology Luncheon: If I Knew Then, What I Know Now (non-CME)
Moderator: Etie S. Moghissi, MD
Speaker: Camille Lee, Senior Vice President, Diabetes Marketing for Novo Nordisk Inc.

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm Meet-the-Experts
 

SESSION I

 

T11: Of Hispanics and Metabolism: Understanding the Risk for Diabetes
Moderator: Donald A. Bergman, MD
Speaker: Jaime A. Davidson, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 2502

 

T21: Testosterone Use: When and How; Testosterone Treatment in Young Males
Moderator: Elise M. Brett, MD
Speaker: Paul Turek, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 4276

 

T31: Practicalities in the Use of Pharmacologic Agents
Moderator: Felice A. Caldarella, MD
Speaker: Caroline Apovian, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 4366

 

T41: Thyroid Ultrasound Images
Moderator: Mark A. Lupo, MD
Speaker: Robert A. Levine, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 3031

 

T51: Controversies in Osteoporosis Management
Moderator: Daniel L. Hurley, MD
Speaker: Felicia Cosman, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 2749

 

T61: (Point/Counterpoint) Subclinical Hypothyroidism: Treat or Not
Moderator: Peter A. Singer, MD
Speaker Point: Paul W. Ladenson, MD
Speaker Counter: Jeffrey R. Garber, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 2533

 

T71: (Case Review) Challenging Lipid Cases
Moderator: David S. H. Bell, MD
Speaker: Lisa Tannock, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 3370

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Meet-the-Expert

 

SESSION II

 

T12: Emerging Therapies and Technologies for the Treatment of Diabetes
Moderator: S. Sethu K. Reddy, MD
Speaker: Irl B. Hirsch, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 9140

 

T22: Update on PCKS9 Inhibitors and New Therapies
Moderator: M. Kathleen Figaro, MD
Speaker: Evan A. Stein, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 3961

 

T32: Challenges in Management of the Endocrine Patient: Transition of Care from Pediatric to Adult Endocrinology
Moderator: Rajib Bhattacharya, MD
Speaker: A. Jay Cohen, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 8484

 

T42: The Nutritional Prevention and Reversal of Cardiovascular Disease-Fact or Fiction?
Moderator: Chris K. Guerin, MD
Speaker: Caldwell B. Esselstyn, Jr., MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 5611

 

T52: The Mind’s Role in Obesity
Moderator: Michael A. Bush, MD
Speaker: Joshua P. Thaler, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 3053

 

T62: Ectopic ACTH: Diagnosis and Treatments
Moderator: Janet B. McGill, MD
Speaker: Maria Fleseriu, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 2300

 

T72: (Case Review) Update on Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma: Implications for Clinical Practice
Moderator: Rachel Pessah-Pollack, MD
Speaker: Karel Pacak, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 8408

4:45 pm - 5:45 pm

Meet-the-Experts
SESSION III

 

T13: Diabetes Transition from Pediatrics to Adulthood
Moderator: Dace L. Trence, MD
Speaker: Jennifer Raymond, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 6174

 

T23: Statin Intolerance: Statin Side-Effects?
Moderator: Richard A. Haas, MD
Speaker: Lisa Tannock, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 4043

 

T33: Late-Effects in the Emerging Population of Childhood Cancer Survivors
Moderator: Vin Tangpricha, MD
Speaker: Sripriya Raman, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 9536

 

T43: Ectopic ACTH: Diagnosis and Treatments
Moderator: Janet B. McGill, MD
Speaker: Maria Fleseriu, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 1816

 

T53: Thyroid Ultrasound Images
Moderator: Mark A. Lupo, MD
Speaker: Robert A. Levine, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 1868

 

T63: The Mind’s Role in Obesity
Moderator: Michael A. Bush, MD
Speaker: Joshua P. Thaler, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 1352

 

T73: (Case Review) Challenging Thyroid Cases
Moderator: Robert S. Zimmerman, MD
Speakers: Paul W. Ladenson, MD & Susan J. Mandel, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 5848

6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Chapter & International Receptions

7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

TSS3: Paradigm Shifts in Hypoparathyroidism: How New Insights in Epidemiology and Treatment are Changing the Standard of Care
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC

CME Code: 8313
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

TSS4: Combination Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Management: Charting Courses for Success
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom EFG

CME Code: 4711

FRIDAY, MAY 15

5:15 am - 7:30 am

FSS1: Prevention and Management of Diabetic Retinopathy and Related Eye Disorders: Clarifying the Endocrinologist's Role
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC

CME Code: 4117
5:15 am - 7: 30 am

FSS2: Applying the Fundamentals of Insulin Physiology to Modernize Exogenous Insulin Therapy: An Expert Panel Exchange and Interactive Town Hall Discussion
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom EFG

CME Code: 3879
7: 30 am - 5:30 pm

Attendee Registration

7:30 am - 6: 30 pm CME Station Hours
9:45 am - 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am General Session Announcements
8:15 am - 9:00 am

FGS1: Molecular Drivers for Fat Genesis and their Roles in Diabetes and Obesity
Moderator: Daniel Einhorn, MD
Speaker: Ronald Evans, PhD
Room: BALLROOM A

CME Code: 9031
9:00 am - 9:45 am

FGS2: Short-Term and Long-Term Impacts of Genetic Discovery on the Practice of Endocrinology
Moderator: Robert Rapaport, MD
Speaker: Joel Hirschhorn, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6570

9:45 am - 11:00 am Exhibit Hall Coffee Break
10 00 am - 10:45 am Product Theaters in Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Mini Plenary Sessions
 

FGS3: Transcultural Endocrinology Symposium
Chair/Moderator: Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD

  • Diabetes in India

    Shashank R. Joshi, MD

  • Diabetes in the Persian Gulf

    Osama Hamdy, MbbCh, PhD

  • Diabetes in Nigeria and Sub-Saharan Africa

    Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD

  • Diabetes in Costa Rica

    Jaime A. Davidson, MD

  • The Pan-American AACE Transcultural Workshop Update

    Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD

Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 6411
11:00 am - 11:45 am

FGS4: Oral Poster Presentations
Moderators: Edward S. Horton, MD & David S. Lieb, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 1482

 

FGS5: Thyroid: The Year in Review
Moderator: Peter A. Singer, MD
Speaker: Susan J. Mandel, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 2044

11:45 am - 12: 30 pm

FGS6: Late Breaking Clinical Trials (non-CME)
Moderators: Alan J. Garber, MD, Janet B. McGill, MD, & Vin Tangpricha, MD
Room: 104 ABC

 

FGS7: Oral Poster Presentations
Moderators: Edward S. Horton, MD & David C. Lieb, MD
Room 103 ABC
CME Code: 9498

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Break
12:45 pm - 1:30 pm Product Theaters in Exhibit Hall
2:15 pm - 5:00pm In-Depth Symposia
 

F11: Transition from Childhood to Adulthood
Chair: Robert Rapaport, MD

  • Transition of Young Adults with Diabetes Mellitus

    William V. Tamborlane, MD

  • PCOS in the Adolescent and Young Adult- Diagnosis, Treatment and Implications

    Phyllis W. Speiser, MD

  • Transitioning Survivors of Childhood Cancer to Adult Endocrine Providers

    Charles Sklar, MD

  • Growth Hormone Transition

    Ron Rosenfeld, MD

Room: 101 A
CME Code: 9762
 

F21: Advances in Thyroid Cancer
Chair: Hossein Gharib, MD

  • Nuclear Medicine Imaging of Thyroid Cancer

    Jolanta M. Durski, MD

  • Thyroid and Nodal Surgery for Thyroid Cancer

    Gregory Randolph, MD

  • Radioiodine Therapy: Why, When and How Much?

    Douglas Van Nostrand, MD

  • Recurrent Thyroid Cancer: What to do & When?

    R. Michael Tuttle, MD

Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 7689
 

F31: Primary Hyperparathyroidism: New Insights and Guidelines for Management
Chair: Pauline M. Camacho, MD

  • Beyond DXA: Application of New Imaging Technologies to Metabolic Bone Diseases

    John Paul Bilezikian, MD

  • Secondary Prevention of Fractures: Fraction Liaison Program

    Robert R. Recker, MD

  • Role of Bone Turnover Markers in the Management of Osteoporosis

    Nelson B. Watts, MD

  • Bone as an Endocrine Organ

    Clifford J. Rosen, MD

Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 5982
 

F41: Assessing the Benefits and Risks of Testosterone Therapy in Men and Women
Co-Chairs: Paresh Dandona, MD & Neil F. Goodman, MD

  • Andre T. Guay Memorial Lecture

    Neil F. Goodman, MD

  • Introduction of AACE Guidelines

    Paresh Dandona, MD

  • Low T Syndrome: What Men should Receive Testosterone and How Much?

    Sandeep Dhindsa, MD

  • Cardiovascular Risks & Benefits of Testosterone Therapy

    Paresh Dandona, MD

  • Testosterone Replacement Therapy for Women: Who, When and How Much?

    Susan Davis, MD

Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 7112

 

F51: Novel Therapeutic Approaches to Type 2 Diabetes and Complications
Chair: Robert R. Henry, MD

  • Current Clinical Status of Incretin Hormones

    David D’Alessio, MD

  • The Kidney, Intestine, or Both as Therapeutic Targets in Diabetes

    James R. Gavin III, MD

  • New Insulin and Insulin GLP-1 Combinations in Development: Application and Therapeutic Efficacy

    John B. Buse, MD

  • Updated on Peripheral Neuropathies: Diagnosis and Therapies

    Aaron I. Vinik, MD

Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 9927

 

F61: Lipid Guidelines: Can We Identify the Risk, but Not the Numbers?
Chair: Kathleen L. Wyne, MD

  • Harmonizing the Lipid Guidelines: AACE, NLACC, ADA, IAS, and Beyond

    Scott Grundy, MD

  • Advanced Lipid Testing: LDL Particles for the Clinician

    Peter Jones, MD

  • Triglyceride Lowering Agents: Should they be used Outside a Lipid Clinic?

    Eliot A. Brinton, MD

  • New Treatments for Hypercholesterolemia: Apheresis, Mipomersen, Lomitapide, & PCKS9 Inhibitors

    James M. Falko, MD

Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 4819

 

F71: AACE/SMNE Pan American Symposia: Lifestyle, Metabolic Disorders and Cancer
Co-Chairs: Myriam Allende-Vigo, MD

  • Regulation of Appetite and Food Intake-Role of Peripheral and Central Mediators Regulación del Apetito y la Ingesta de alimentos en rol de Mediadores Periféricos y Centrales

    Myriam Z. Allende-Vigo, MD

  • Diabetes Prevention- Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes- Pediatric

    Diabetes Prevención-Tipo 1 y Tipo 2 Diabetes- Pediátrica
    Elizabeth Solis, MD

  • New Drugs for Obesity Management: Pharmacology, Appropriate Uses and Outcomes Nuevos Fármacos para la Gestión de la Obesidad : Farmacología , usos Apropiados y Resultados

    J. Michael Gonzalez-Campoy, MD

  • Relationship of Diabetes, Obesity, and Cancer

    Relación de Diabetes , Obesidad y Cáncer
    Francisco J. Pasquel, MD

Room: 101 B
CME Code: 6499

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall Wine & Cheese Reception
7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

FSS3: Continuous Coverage and Clinical Application of Real-Time CGM: Pathway to Improved Outcomes and Reduced Cost
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom ABC
CME Code: 7276

7:00 pm - 9:15 pm

FSS4: Managing Obesity in 2015: Setting the Framework and Assessing All of the Options
Room: Omni Nashville - Legends Ballroom EFG
CME Code: 6985

SATURDAY, MAY 16

7:30 am - 5:00 pm Attendee Registration
7:30 am - 6:00 pm CME Station Hours
9:45 am - 1:00 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am General Session Announcements
8:15 am - 9:00 am

SGS1: The Three Pathways of Translational Research: Diabetes and a Personal Experience
Moderator: Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD
Speaker: Valentin Fuster, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6637

9:00 am - 9:45 am

SGS2: Deletions and Mutations in Growth Hormone- Receptor (Laron Syndrome): Genetic, Biological, and Clinical Aspects
Moderator: Jaime A. Davidson, MD
Speaker: Zvi Laron, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 9226

9:45 am - 11:00 am Exhibit Hall Coffee Break
10:00 am - 10:45 am Product Theaters in Exhibit Hall
11:00 am - 11:45 am

SGS3: Metformin: Its Non-Glycemic Effects and Cardiovascular Risk Reduction
Moderator: Anne L. Leddy, MD
Speaker: John M. Miles, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 5263

11:45 am - 12:30 pm

SGS4: Disordered Growth Hormone Secretion in HIV: Mechanisms and Novel Therapeutic Strategies
Moderator: Felice A. Caldarella, MD
Speaker: Steven K. Grinspoon, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 6442

12:30 pm - 2:15 pm AACE Annual Business Meeting Luncheon
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Meet-the-Expert
SESSION I

 

S11: Year in Diabetes
Moderator: Etie S. Moghissi, MD
Speaker: Claresa S. Levetan, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 3747

 

S21: FGF: New Guy on the Scene
Moderator: Sunil Wimalawansa, MD
Speaker: Bryan Kestenbaum, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 4062

 

S31: Neurohumoral Syndromes
Moderator: Derek LeRoith, MD
Speaker: Aaron I. Vinik, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 1351

 

S41: Hyperandrogenic Anovulation
Moderator: W. Reid Litchfield, MD
Speaker: Margaret E. Wierman, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 8295

 

S51: The Year in Pituitary Disease
Moderator: Ved V. Gossain, MD
Speaker: Mark E. Molitch, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 5747

 

S61: (Point/Counterpoint) To Use or Not Molecular Markers
Moderator: Jonathan D. Leffert, MD
Speaker Point: Bryan McIver, MD
Speaker Counter: Mark A. Lupo, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 4172

 

S71: (Case Review) Thyroid Cases: Weird and the Not So Unusual
Moderator: Farhad Zangeneh, MD
Speaker: Jeffrey R. Garber, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 4888

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Meet-the-Experts
SESSION II

 

S12: Update on the Impact of Sleep Disturbances in Metabolic Disorders
Moderator: Joseph Aloi, MD
Speaker: Eve Van Cauter, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 2049

 

S22: ICD-10
Moderator: Katherine A. Roberts, MD
Speaker: Todd W. Frieze, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 7338

 

S32: Lipidystrophy
Moderator: Felice A. Caldarella, MD
Speaker: Savitha Subramanian, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 9000

 

S42: PCOS in Adolescent Girls: Diagnosis and Management
Moderator: Sripriya Raman, MD
Speaker: Selma F. Witchel, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 7621

 

S52: Treatment of Progressive Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Gregory Randolph, MD
Speaker: Steven I. Sherman, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 5732

 

S62: Neurohumoral Syndromes
Moderator: Derek LeRoith, MD
Speaker: Aaron I. Vinik, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 2930

 

S72: Preventing Type 2 Diabetes in Latino Youth: translational Science to Clinical Relevance
Moderator: Craig Wierum, MD
Speaker: Gabriel Q. Shaibi, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 5415

4:45 pm- 5:45 pm SESSION III
  Meet-the-Experts
 

S13: Normocalcemic Hyperparathyroidism
Moderator: Gary W. Edelson, MD
Speaker: Shonni J. Silverberg, MD
Room: 104 ABC
CME Code: 3027

 

S23: Endocrine Jeopardy
Moderator: Ricardo Correa, MD
Speaker: Cheryl Rosenfeld, MD
Room: 104 DE
CME Code: 9598

 

S33: Update on the Impact of Sleep Disturbances in Metabolic Disorders
Moderator: Joseph Aloi, MD
Speaker: Eve Van Cauter, MD
Room: 101 CDE
CME Code: 2554

 

S43: Subclinical Cushing’s
Moderator: Donald W. Richardson, MD
Speaker: John D. Carmichael, MD
Room: 102 AB
CME Code: 5477

 

S53: Neutroceuticals
Moderator: Shashank R. Joshi, MD
Speaker: Kenneth D. Burman, MD
Room: 101 A
CME Code: 7915

 

S63: Treatment of Progressive Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Gregory Randolph, MD
Speaker: Steven I. Sherman, MD
Room: 103 ABC
CME Code: 9199

 

S73: (Point/Counterpoint) Data on Ethnic Disparities in Diabetes Prevalence
Moderator: Gary A. Trager, MD
Speaker Point: Elizabeth Selvin, MD
Speaker Counter: Samuel Dagogo-Jack, MD
Room: 101 B
CME Code: 7635

6:30 pm ACE Convocation
7:30 pm President’s Gala

SUNDAY, MAY 17

7:00 am - 11:30 am Attendee Registration
7:30 am - 12:00 pm CME Station Hours
7:00 am - 8:00 am

Breakfast
Room: BALLROOM A

8:00 am - 8:15 am

General Session Announcements

8:00 am - 11:00 am

Oral Presentations on Planning Research in Diabetes (PRIDE) (non-CME)

Room: 108
8:15 am - 9:00 am

SGS5: AACE/AAES Joint Review of Cases on Hyperparathyroidism
Moderator: Nancy D. Perrier, MD
Speakers: Mira Milas, MD & Shonni J. Silverberg, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 5183

9:15 am - 10:00 am

SGS6: AACE/AAES Joint Review of Cases on Thyroid Cancer Management
Moderator: Carmen C. Solorzano, MD
Speakers: Gregory Randolph, MD & R. Michael Tuttle, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 9932

10:15 am - 11:00 am

SGS7: AACE/AAES Joint Review of Cases on Adrenal Nodules
Moderator: Gerard Doherty, MD
Speakers: Clive S. Grant, MD & Gary D. Hammer, MD
Room: BALLROOM A
CME Code: 5590

11:00 am - 11:15 am Final Announcements; Adjournment