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WEDNESDAY, MAY 3

8:00 am – 12:00 pm PRE CONGRESS SESSION I
*Additional Registration Fees May Apply.
  W11: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
  W21: 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
  W31: 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
  W41: 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.
  W12: 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
  W22: 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
  W:32 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: AACE Board Review & MOC Course
Moderator: Pauline Camacho, MD
Speaker: Pauline Camacho, MD; Elise Brett, MD; S. Sethu K. Reddy, MD
5:30 pm – 7:45 pm

WSS1: Burning Questions about New and Emerging Injectable Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes: A Hot Topics Presentation

Supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk
 

WSS2: A Town Hall Series on Improving Access to PCSK9 Inhibitors: Issues and Recommendations Clinicians (Non-CME)

Supported by Amgen, Inc., Sanofi and Regeneron

THURSDAY, MAY 4

5:15 am – 7:30 am

TSS1: Continuous Glucose Monitoring as the Standard of Care: Clinical Outcomes, Improved Access and Non-Adjunctive Use

Supported by an educational grant from Dexcom/em>
 

TSS2: Current Landscape in Medullary Thyroid Cancer: Update for Clinicians

Supported by an educational grant from Genzyme
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 TGS1: "But Why Bone?"
Moderator: Pauline Camacho, MD
Speaker: Gerard Karsenty, MD
9:15 am – 10:00 am TGS2: 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 TGS3: 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 WL: 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
  T11: Different Approach to Obesity in T1D vs. T2DM
Moderator: Scott Isaacs, MD
Speaker: Richard Pratley, MD
  T21: Decision Support System for the Treatment of Diabetes
Moderator: Kathleen Wyne, MD
Speaker: Moshe Phillip, MD
  T31: Evolving to Precision Thyroid Cancer Care
Moderator: Steven De Jong, MD
Speaker: Matt Ringel, MD
  T41: FRAX in Diabetes and Underserved Populations
Moderator: Anne Leddy, MD
Speaker: William Leslie, MD
  T51: Transition for the Growth Hormone Treated Patient from the Pediatric to Adult Clinic
Moderator: Jay Cohen, MD
Speaker: Andrew Hoffman, MD
  T61: Approach to Pseudo Endocrine Patients
Moderator: William Zigrang, MD
Speaker: Michael Mcdermott, MD
  T71: 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
  T12: Interpreting Lipid Guidelines: How Low Should You Go?
Moderator: Chris Guerin, MD
Speaker: Yehuda Handelsman, MD; Paul Jellinger, MD
  T22: Diabetic Foot: Diagnostic Innovations for the Endocrinologist
Moderator: Cheryl Rosenfeld, DO
Speaker: Andrew Boulton, MD
  T32: Endocrine Care of Oncology Patients
Moderator: Janet McGill, MD
Speaker: Conor Best, MD
  T42: Different Approach to Obesity in T1D vs T2DM
Moderator: Scott Isaacs, MD
Speaker: Richard Pratley, MD
  T52: Evolving to Precision Thyroid Cancer Care
Moderator: Steven De Jong, MD
Speaker:Matt Ringel, MD
  T62: FRAX in Diabetes and Underserved Populations
Moderator: Anne Leddy, MD
Speaker: William Leslie, MD
  T72: 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
  T13: Approach to Pseudo Endocrine Patients
Moderator: William Zigrang, MD
Speaker: Michael Mcdermott, MD
  T23: Decision Support System for the Treatment of Diabetes
Moderator: Kathleen Wyne, MD
Speaker: Moshe Phillip, MD
  T33: Personalized Diabetes Management: Cultural Considerations
Moderator: Jeffrey Mechanick, MD
Speaker: Osama Hamdy, MD; Shashank Joshi, MD
  T43: Endocrine Care of Oncology Patients
Moderator: Janet McGill, MD
Speaker: Conor Best, MD
  T53: Diabetic Foot: Diagnostic Innovations for the Endocrinologist
Moderator: Cheryl Rosenfeld, DO
Speaker: Andrew Boulton, MD
  T63: Interpreting Lipid Guidelines: How Low Should You Go?
Moderator: Chris Guerin, MD
Speaker: Yehuda Handelsman, MD; Paul Jellinger, MD
  T73: 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

TSS3: Using Insulin When, Where and How It's Needed: Type 2 Diabetes Treatment in the Modern Age

Supported by an educational grant from Sanofi

FRIDAY, MAY 5

5:15 am – 7:30 am

FSS1: Standardized Glucose Reporting - The New EKG for Diabetes?

Supported by an educational grant from Abbott Diabetes Care
>7:30 am - 6:30 pm Attendee Registration
7:30 am - 6:00 pm CME Station Hours
10:30 am - 3:00 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am - 8:15 am Award Presentations
8:20 am – 9:05 am Osteoporosis: History of FRAX
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
  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
    Lynnette Nieman, 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
  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
    Christian Ochoa, 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
  • Diabetes in Older Adults
    Sue Kirkman, MD
  • Andropause and Aging
    Paresh Dandona, MD
  • Endocrinology of 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

FSS3: Hypoparathyroidism: Evolving Presentation, Incorporating Guidelines and Optimizing Treatment

Supported by an educational grant from Shire
 

FSS4: Treatment Advances for Challenging Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: The Role of Emerging Insulin Combinations


Supported by an educational grant from Sanofi


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
AN ASSESSMENT OF EASE OF READABILITY OF ONLINE PATIENT EDUCATION MATERIAL ON THYROID CANCER TREATMENT: NOT SO READABLE AFTERALL
Rashika Bansal, MD

SIX YEAR CLINICAL AND IMAGING FOLLOW UP OF AN OFFICE BASED GENE EXPRESSION CLASSIFIER USED TO MANAGE THYROID NODULES
Brian Michael, MD

22 MONTH REVIEW OF IMMUNE CHECKPOINT INHBITOR ASSOCIATED ENDOCRINE DISORDERS AT A SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA TEACHING HOSPITAL
Lauren Clarine, DO
9:15 am – 10:00 am Select Abstract Oral Presentations II
Moderator: Matthew Levine, MD
EFFECTS OF CANAGLIFLOZIN VERSUS GLIMEPIRIDE ON ADIPOKINES, INFLAMMATORY BIOMARKERS, AND CHEMOKINES IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS
W. Timothy Garvey, MD

CLINICAL PREDICTORS OF PROGRESSION TO INSULIN USE AMONG CHINESE PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES- THE HONG KONG DIABETES REGISTRY
Ronald Ma, MB, BCh.

VALUE OF CHRONIC DISEASE REGISTRY IN EVALUATING PREDICTORS FOR DIABETES-RELATED CLINICAL INTERTIA
Wael Eid, 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 Creating the Ecosystem to Support Effective Technology for Patients with Diabetes
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: W. Timothy Garvey, 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: Adriana Ioachimescu, 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: W. Timothy Garvey, 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