Preliminary Program*

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WEDNESDAY, MAY 3

8:00 am – 12:00 pm PRE CONGRESS SESSION I
*Additional Registration Fees May Apply.
  Advanced Diabetes Technology Concepts
Chair: George Grunberger, MD
  • Insulin Pumps: Current Landscape
    Bruce W. Bode, MD
  • CGM: Moving Beyond SMBG
    George Grunberger, MD
  • Applications of Technology to Your Patients
    Irl B. Hirsch, MD
  • Moving Toward Artificial Pancreas
    Moshe Phillip, MD
  Hot Topics in Bone Disease in 2017: Building Better Bones
Chairs: Rachel Pessah-Pollack, MD; Daniel Hurley, MD
  • Nutritional Impact on Bone Health
    Neil Binkley, MD
  • Brittle Bones in Diabetes: New Insights into Sweeter Bones
    Nelson Watts, MD
  • Creating New Bone: Use of Anabolic Agents
    Michael McClung, MD
  • Hot Topics: Breaking News in Osteoporosis
    Rachel Pessah-Pollack, MD; Daniel Hurley, MD
  Providing Reproductive Endocrine Care in the Office
Chairs: Charles Faiman, MD; Rhoda Cobin, MD
  • Avoiding/Managing Androgen Abuse
    Sandeep Dhindsa, MD
  • What’s New with PCOS
    Jennifer Glueck, MD
  • Initial Workup of Infertile Couple
    Neil Goodman, MD; Kelly Chiles, MD
  • Choosing HRT in the Millenials
    Bruce Carr, MD
  Leading Edge of Practical Thyroidology
Chair: Mark Lupo, MD
  • It’s Not Your Thyroid
    Michael McDermott, MD
  • AACE Approach to Nodules
    Hossein Gharib, MD
  • Guide for Thyroid Cancer
    Brian Kim, MD
  • ATA Approach to Hyperthyroidism
    Doug Ross, MD
  • Practical Solutions for Practical Problems
    Mark Lupo, MD
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm PRE CONGRESS SESSION II
*Additional Registration Fees May Apply.
  Advanced Diabetes Technology Skills Practice
  • How to Set Up a Diabetes Technology Practice in the Real World
    Timothy Bailey, MD
  • Hands on Technology Demonstrations
  • Practical Case Solving Session
    George Grunberger, MD; Dace Trence, MD; Timothy Bailey, MD; Anuj Bhargava, MD
  The Practice of Obesity Medicine in 2017
Chair: Ken Fujioka, MD; W. Timothy Garvey, MD
  • Putting the AACE Obesity Guidelines into Practice
    W. Timothy Garvey, MD
  • Can Exercise Make Me Gain Weight?: Evidence Based Prescription
    Tim Church, MD
  • Safe Use of the New Weight Loss Medications
    Karl Nadolsky, DO
  • The Latest and Greatest on Weight Loss Diets and Bariatric Surgery
    Ken Fujioka, MD
  Endocrinologist - Surgeon: Critical Collaboration with Case-Based Conversations
Chairs: Mira Milas, MD; Jeffrey Garber, MD
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery
    Mira Milas, MD
  • Thyroid and Parathyroid Perioperative Endocrinology
    Jeffrey Garber,MD
  • Pituitary and Adrenal Perioperative Endocrinology
    Maria Fleseriu, MD
  • Pituitary Surgery
    Edward Laws, Jr., MD
  • Adrenal Surgery
    Dan Ruan, MD
1:00 pm – 5:30 pm W42: Board Review Course
Moderator: Pauline Camacho, MD
Speaker: Pauline Camacho, MD; Elise Brett, MD; Hossein Gharib, MD
5:30 pm – 7:45 pm Satellite Symposia: TBA

THURSDAY, MAY 4

5:15 am – 7:30 am Satellite Symposia:TBA
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 – 8:30 am General Session Announcements
8:30 am – 9:15 am Bone is an Endocrine Organ
Moderator: Pauline Camacho, MD
Speaker: Gerard Karsenty, MD
9:15 am – 10:00 am Precision Medicine for Diabetes: Where Are We?
Moderator: Vivian Fonseca, MD
Speaker: Judith Fradkin, MD
10:00 am – 11:00 am Young Investigator Poster Session in Exhibit Hall
10:15 am – 11:00 am Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall (2)
11:05 am - 11:15 am Award Presentations
11:15 am – 12:00 pm

Diabetes Management: Applications of High Tech Innovations
Moderator: George Grunberger,MD
Speaker: William Tamborlane, MD

12:00 pm – 2:15 pm Boxed Lunch with Exhibitors
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm Young Investigator ePoster Oral Presentations
12:30 pm – 2:15 pm Female Physicians and the Future of Endocrinology
Moderator: Etie S. Moghissi, MD
Speaker: Ann Danoff, MD
12:45 pm – 1:30 pm Product Theater in the Exhibit Hall
1:15pm – 2:00 pm Product Theaters (2) in the Exhibit Hall
2:15 pm – 3:15 pm MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION I
  Different Approach to Obesity in T1D vs. T2DM
Moderator: Scott Isaacs, MD
Speaker: Richard Pratley, MD
  Decision Support System for the Treatment of Diabetes
Moderator: Kathleen Wyne, MD
Speaker: Moshe Phillip, MD
  Evolving to Precision Thyroid Cancer Care
Moderator: Steven De Jong, MD
Speaker: Matt Ringel, MD
  FRAX in Diabetes and Underserved Populations
Moderator: Anne Leddy, MD
Speaker: William Leslie, MD
  Transition for the Growth Hormone Treated Patient from the Pediatric to Adult Clinic
Moderator: Jay Cohen, MD
Speaker: Andrew Hoffman, MD
  Approach to Pseudo Endocrine Patients
Moderator: William Zigrang, MD
Speaker: Michael Mcdermott, MD
  Personalized Diabetes Management: Cultural Considerations
Moderator: Jeffrey Mechanick, MD
Speaker: Osama Hamdy, MD; Shashank Joshi, MD
3:15pm-3:30pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION II
  Interpreting Lipid Guidelines: How Low Should You Go?
Moderator: Chris Guerin, MD
Speaker: Yehuda Handelsman, MD
  Diabetic Foot: Diagnostic Innovations for the Endocrinologist
Moderator: Cheryl Rosenfeld, MD
Speaker: Andrew Boulton, MD
  Endocrine Care of Oncology Patients
Moderator: Janet McGill, MD
Speaker: Conor Best, MD
  Different Approach to Obesity in T1D vs T2DM
Moderator: Scott Isaacs, MD
Speaker: Richard Pratley, MD
  Evolving to Precision Thyroid Cancer Care
Moderator: Steven De Jong, MD
Speaker:Matt Ringel, MD
  FRAX in Diabetes and Underserved Populations
Moderator: Anne Leddy, MD
Speaker: William Leslie, MD
  Transition for the Growth Hormone Treated Patient from the Pediatric to Adult Clinic
Moderator: Jay Cohen, MD
Speaker: Andrew Hoffman, MD
4:30 pm – 4:45 pm Break
4:45 pm – 5:45 pm MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION III
  Approach to Pseudo Endocrine Patients
Moderator: William Zigrang, MD
Speaker: Michael Mcdermott, MD
  Decision Support System for the Treatment of Diabetes
Moderator: Kathleen Wyne, MD
Speaker: Moshe Phillip, MD
  Personalized Diabetes Management: Cultural Considerations
Moderator: Jeffrey Mechanick, MD
Speaker: Osama Hamdy, MD; Shashank Joshi, MD
  Endocrine Care of Oncology Patients
Moderator: Janet McGill, MD
Speaker: Conor Best, MD
  Diabetic Foot: Diagnostic Innovations for the Endocrinologist
Moderator: Cheryl Rosenfeld, MD
Speaker: Andrew Boulton, MD
  Interpreting Lipid Guidelines: How Low Should You Go?
Moderator: Chris Guerin, MD
Speaker: Yehuda Handelsman, MD
  Learning From Legends
Moderator: Sethu Reddy, MD
Speaker: Edward Horton, MD
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Domestic & International Chapter Receptions
7:15 pm – 9:30 pm Satellite Symposia: TBA

FRIDAY, MAY 5

5:15 am – 7:30 am Satellite Symposia: TBA
>7:30 am - 6:30 pm Attendee Registration
7:30 am - 6:00 pm CME Station Hours
9:45 am - 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am Award Presentations
8:20 am – 9:05 am IOF Guidelines in Bone Disease
Moderator: Steven Petak, MD
Speaker: John Kanis, MD
9:15 am – 12:00 pm IN-DEPTH SYMPOSIA SESSION I
  Heart Failure: The Frequent, Forgotten and Fatal Complication of Type 2 Diabetes
Chair: David Bell, MD
  • Etiology and Prevalence of Diabetic Heart Failure
    David Bell, MD
  • Effects of Anti-Hyperglycemic Drug Therapy in Diabetic Heart Failure
    Richard Gilbert, MD
  • Role of Autonomic Neuropathy in Diabetic Heart Failure
    Aaron Vinik, MD
  • Level of Blood Pressure Control and Heart Failure in the Diabetic Patient
    George Bakris, MD
  The Transition Process: Key to Continued Best Endocrine Care
Chairs: Robert Rapaport, MD; Jay Cohen, MD
  • Type 2 diabetes
    Stuart Brink, MD
  • Metabolic Adult Consequences of Being Born Small
    Robert Rapaport, MD
  • Transgender
    Ximena Lopez, MD
  • Oncotherapy
    Charles Sklar, MD
  Innovations in Evaluation and Management of Adrenal Diseases
Chair: Karel Pacak, MD
  • Evaluation of Adrenal Function in Critically Ill Patients
    Amir Hamrahian, MD
  • Pearls and Pitfalls in the Management of Cushing’s Syndrome
    Lynette Neiman, MD
  • Current Evaluation and Management of Patients with Adrenocortical Carcinoma
    Gary Hammer, MD
  Integrating Guidelines, Experience and Clinical Judgement in the Management of Thyroid Cancer
Chair: Peter Singer, MD
  • How Will the Latest Guidelines Affect the Endocrinologist’s Management of Thyroid Cancer?
    Bryan Haugen, MD
  • How Will the Guidelines Affect Surgical Management?
    Julie Ann Sosa, MD
  • Tackling the Problem of Thyroid Cancer Resistant to Conventional Therapy
    Mike Tuttle, MD
  • Putting It All Together with Challenging Cases
    Peter Singer, MD
  F51: Practical Issues for Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants in an Endocrine Practice
Chairs: W. Reid Litchfield, MD; Sondra O’ Callaghan, PA
  • Practical Osteoporosis Management
    Tom Blevins, MD
  • Ins & Outs of Intensive DM1 Management
    Israel Hartman, MD
  • The Spectrum of Autoimmune Endocrinopathies
    Hanford Yau, MD
  • Strategies to Integrate Non-Physicians into an Endocrine Practice
    Reid Litchfield, MD; Sondra O’Callaghan, PA-C
12:00 pm – 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Break
12:00 pm – 2:15 pm Boxed Lunch with Exhibitors
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm ePoster Oral Presentations
12:30 pm – 2:15 pm Fellows-In-Training Luncheon
12:45 pm – 1:30 pm Product Theater in the Exhibit Hall
1:15 pm – 2:00 pm Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall (2)
2:15 pm – 5:00 pm IN-DEPTH SYMPOSIA SESSION II
  The Diabetic Foot: Clear and Unpleasant Danger
Chairs: Andrew Boulton, MD; David Armstrong, MD
  • The Diabetic Foot
    Andrew Boulton, MD
  • What Can the Podiatric Surgeon Do for Me?
    William Grant, MD
  • The Toe and Flow Model for the High Risk Foot- Toward a National Model
    Miguel Montero-Baker, MD
  • Keeping the Diabetic Foot in Remission
    David Armstrong, MD
  State-of-the-Art Treatment of Obesity in Your Practice
Chairs: W. Timothy Garvey, MD; Michael Bush, MD
  • Hormones and Neurons: Appetite Regulation and Weight Control
    Michael Bush, MD
  • Culinary Medicine in the Treatment of Obesity
    Tim Harlan, MD
  • The Therapeutic Toolbox: Medications, Endoscopic Devices and Surgery
    Lee Kaplan, MD
  • Implementing the AACE Obesity Algorithm
    W. Timothy Garvey, MD
  Metabolic Bone Disease: What's New in 2017?
Chair: Pauline Camacho, MD
  • Diabetes and Bone
    Clifford Rosen, MD
  • Applying the AACE Postmenopausal Osteoporosis Guidelines
    Pauline Camacho, MD; Steven Petak, MD
  • Upcoming Agents for Osteoporosis
    Michael McClung, MD
  • Vitamin D and Diabetes: Evidence Based Clinical Recommendations
    Anastassios Pittas, MD
  The Aging Patient: Endocrinology for the Ages
Chair: Robert M. Palmer, MD
  • Navigating Diabetes/CV Risk in the Elderly
    Sue Kirkman, MD
  • Andropause and Aging
    Paresh Dandona, MD
  • Sarcopenia
    John Morley, MB, Bch.
  • Endocrinology of Aging: “Fountain of Youth” Real or Mythical?
    S. Sethu Reddy, MD
  Sustaining Your Endocrine Practice
Chair: Richard Haas, MD
  • The role of PAs/NPs in your Endocrine Practice
    Bill Law, Jr., MD
  • How the Trump Presidency will affect Health Care
    Jill Rathbun, MHSA
  • AACE and Quality Payment Program (QPP) - Where Are We Going?
    Howard Lando, MD; Felice Caldarella, MD
  Insulin Resistance in Latinos : A Nationwide Epidemic
Chairs: Myriam Allende- Vigo, MD; Valentin Sanchez, MD
  • Insulin Resistance Complicating T1D
    Raquel Faradji, MD
  • Insulin Resistance and its Effects of New Therapies in Type 2 Diabetes Hispano/Latino Patients
    Guillermo Gonzalez Galvez, MD
  • Diabetes Mellitus Trends in Hispanic/Latino Population
    Larissa Aviles-Santa, MD
  • Subclinical Cushing’s
    Alejandro Ayala, MD
  • Ectopic ACTH Syndrome: A Tertiary Care Center Experience
    Claudia Ramirez Rentería, MD
4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Wine & Cheese Reception in Exhibit Hall
5:00 pm – 6:15 pm Poster Session in Exhibit Hall
>6:15 pm – 7:00 pm Product Theaters
7:00 pm – 9:15 pm Satellite Symposia: TBA

SATURDAY, MAY 6

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 – 8:10 am Poster Award Presentations
8:10 am – 8:15 am Award Presentation
8:15 am – 9:00 am Evolution and Revolution of Radioiodine Refractory Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Felice Caldarella, MD
Speaker: Steve Sherman, MD
9:00 am - 9:15 am Award Presentations
9:15 am – 10:00 am Advances in Pituitary
Moderator: Susan Samson, MD
Speaker: Anne Klibanski, MD
9:15 am – 10:00 am

Select Abstract Oral Presentations I
Moderator: David C. Lieb, MD

9:15 am – 10:00 am Select Abstract Oral Presentations II
Moderator: Matthew Levine, MD
10:00 am – 11:00 am Late Breaking Poster Session in Exhibit Hall
10:15 am – 11:00 am> Product Theaters (2) in the Exhibit Hall
11:00 am – 11:10 am Award Presentations
11:15 am – 12:00 pm Streamlining the Introduction of Diabetes Technology: New Opportunities for Collaboration Between AACE and the FDA
Moderator: Mack Harrell, MD
Speaker: Robert Califf, MD
11:15 am – 12:00 pm Late Breaking Oral Presentations (Non-CME)
12:00 pm – 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Open
12:15 pm – 2:00 pm AACE Annual Business Meeting Luncheon
2:15 pm – 3:15 pm MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION I
  Approach to Hypogonadal Men: Management Strategies
Moderator: Craig Wierum, MD
Speaker: Michael Irwig, MD
  Challenging Pituitary Cases
Moderator: Adriana Ioachimescu, MD
Speaker: Anne Klibanski, MD
  Skin & Endocrine Disorders: Beyond the Usual
Moderator: Catalina Poiana, MD
Speaker: Kenneth Tomecki, MD
  Molecular Markers in Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Moderator: Enrico Papini, MD
Speaker: Yuri Nikiforov, MD
  Weight Management in Underserved Populations
Moderator: Ved Gossain, MD
Speaker: Jamy Ard, MD
  Managing Transgender Youth
Moderator: Vin Tangpricha, MD
Speaker: Steve Rosenthal, MD
  SGLT2 Inhibitors Town Hall: Renal Microscope - Benefits and Concerns
Moderator: Robert Henry, MD
Speakers: Ralph DeFronzo, MD; Matthew Weir, MD
3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION II
  CGM in Pregnancy and Unique Populations
Moderator: Sandra Weber, MD
Speaker:Elizabeth Buschur, MD
  Thyroid in Pregnancy and Newborn
Moderator: Leslie Eldeiry, MD
Speaker:Brian Casey,MD
  Clinical Cases of Endocrine Hypertension
Moderator: Kathleen Figaro, MD
Speaker: Richard Auchus, MD
  Approach to Hypogonadal Men: Management Strategies
Moderator: Craig Wierum, MD
Speaker: Michael Irwig, MD
  Challenging Pituitary Cases
Moderator: Laurence Katznelson, MD
Speaker: Anne Klibanski, MD
  Skin & Endocrine Disorders: Beyond the Usual
Moderator: Jimmy Aragon, MD
Speaker: Kenneth Tomecki, MD
  Molecular Markers in Thyroid Nodule Evaluation
Moderator: Jonathan Leffert, MD
Speaker: Yuri Nikiforov, MD
4:45 pm – 5:45 pm MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION III
  Weight Management in Underserved Populations
Moderator: Ved Gossain, MD
Speaker: Jamy Ard, MD
  Managing Transgender Youth
Moderator: Ximena Lopez, MD
Speaker: Steve Rosenthal, MD
  SGLT2 Inhibitors Town Hall: Renal Microscope - Benefits and Concerns
Moderator: Robert Henry, MD
Speakers: Ralph DeFronzo, MD; Matthew Weir, MD
  CGM in Pregnancy and Unique Populations
Moderator: Etie Moghissi, MD
Speaker:Liz Buschur, MD
  Thyroid in Pregnancy and Newborn
Moderator: Leslie Eldeiry, MD
Speaker: Brian Casey, MD
  Clinical Cases of Endocrine Hypertension
Moderator: Kathleen Figaro, MD
Speaker: Richard Auchus, MD
  Learning from Legends
Moderator: Elliot Sternthal, MD
Speakers:Lewis Braverman, MD
6:30 pm ACE Convocation
7:30 pm President’s Gala

SUNDAY, MAY 7

7:00 am -11:00 am Attendee Registration
>7:30 am -12:00 pm CME Station Hours
8:00 am – 8:15 am General Session Announcements
8:15 am – 8:45 am Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Disease: MEN 2A
Moderator: Naifa Busaidy, MD
Panel: Naifa Busaidy, MD; David Terris, MD; Swati Mehrotra
8:45 am – 9:30 am Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Disease: Hypoparathyroidism
Moderator: Naifa Busaidy, MD
Panel: Naifa Busaidy, MD; David Terris, MD; Swati Mehrotra
9:30 am- 9:45 am Coffee Break
  President’s Announcements
9:45 am – 11:00 am Multidisciplinary Approach to Endocrine Disease: Thyroid Cancer - Alpha to Omega
Co-Moderators: Peter Singer, MD; Greg Randolph, MD
Panel: Steve Sherman, MD; Yuri Nikiforov, MD