Program Agenda

Program Agenda

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16
PRE-CONGRESS SESSION I
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Contemporary Approach to the Management of Diabetes as a Cardiovascular Disease
Coordinator: Dr. Handelsman


  • Cardiovascular Outcome Trials in Diabetes: The Old, The New, The Controversial
    Benjamin Scirica, MD
  • Managing Hypertension in Diabetes - Preferred Agents and Contemporary Goals
    George Bakris, MD
  • Managing Lipids in DM- The Role of Statins, Fish Oil, Fibrates, Niacin & BAS in Reducing CV Morbidity & Mortality
    Henry Ginsberg, MD
  • Managing the Hyperglycemia of Diabetes - Should CVOT Impact Medications Choice?
    Ralph DeFronzo, MD
  • The Implications of CVOTs on Diabetes Guidelines/Recommendations for Practice
    Yehuda Handelsman, MD

Practical Thyroid Cancer Update: Molecular Genetics, Clinical Science and the Cutting Edge
Chair: R. Mack Harrell, MD

  • Molecular Biology Update
    James Fagin, MD
  • Evolving Changes in Thyroid Cancer Management
    Mike Tuttle, MD
  • New Concepts in Endocrine Surgery
    Sareh Parangi, MD

Advanced Bone Disease: Bone Density and Beyond
Coordinators: Rachel Pessah-Pollack, MD; Daniel  Hurley, MD

  • Antiresorptive and Anabolic Transitions
    John Bilezikian, MD
  • Managing Osteoporosis in Chronic Kidney Disease: 2018 Update
    Paul Miller, MD
  • Osteoporosis Management in Younger Premenopausal Women: Challenging Cases
    Adi Cohen, MD
  • Obstacles and Opportunities For Osteoporosis Diagnosis and Treatment in Men
    Nelson Watts, MD

Obesity
Coordinator: W. Timothy Garvey, MD
TBD

PRE-CONGRESS SESSION II
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Diabetes Technology Workshop
Chair: George Grunberger, MD
Panel: Dace Trence, MD; Timothy Bailey, MD; George Grunberger, MD

Clinical Thyroidology - Beyond the Basics
Chair: Mark Lupo, MD

  • Uncommon causes of Thyroid Dysfunction
    Doug Ross, MD
  • Management of Benign Nodules
    Stephanie Lee, MD
  • Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy and Adolescence
    Erik Alexander, MD
  • Socioeconomic Update in Thyroid Practice
    Mark Lupo, MD

Women’s Health in the Office
Coordinator: Kathleen Wyne, MD

  • Hirsutism: What's New?
    TBD
  • Alopecia in women: clinical approach
    TBD
  • Male hypogonadism: Choosing the appropriate replacement therapy
    TBD
  • Transgender Male: Social and Medical aspects of androgen therapy
    TBD

Nutritional-Herbal New Perspectives
Coordinator: Scott Isaacs, MD

  • Best Nutrition Practices for Chronic Weight Management
    Scott Kahan, MD
  • Effective Use of Meal Replacements for LCDs and VLCDs
    Scott Isaacs, MD
  • Nutrition Care in Bariatric Surgery: Short and Long Term
    Sangeeta Kashyap, MD
  • What's Up with All These Supplements?
    Laura Shane – McWhorter, PharmD
1:00 pm – 5:30 pm

AACE Life-Long Learning Board Review Course
Co-Chairs: Elise Brett, MD; Romesh Khardori, MD
Panel: Elise Brett, MD; Romesh Khardori, MD; Matthew Levine, MD

5:30 pm – 7:45 pm

Satellite Symposia

THURSDAY, MAY 17
5:15 am – 7:30 am

Satellite Symposia

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

Insulin Signaling
Moderator: George Grunberger, MD
Speaker: C. Ronald Kahn, MD

9:15 am – 10:00 am

Cushing’s Syndrome
Moderator: Jonathan Leffert, MD
Speaker: Beverly Biller, 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)
11:15 am – 12:00 pm

Thyroid Receptors
Moderator: Jeff Garber, MD
Speaker: Tony Hollenburg, MD

12:00 pm – 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Break
12:00 pm – 12:45 pm Oral Poster Presentations in the Exhibit Hall
12:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Women’s Lunch  (Non-CME)
Moderator: Christine Twining, MD
Speaker: TBD

12:45 pm – 1:30 pm Product Theater in the Exhibit Hall
1:15pm – 2:00 pm Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall (2)
MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION I
2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

T11: Transgender               
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Joshua Safer, MD

T21: Molecular Analysis of Thyroid Nodule FNA Sampling: Workup of a
Thyroid Nodule
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Erik Alexander, MD

T31: Unusual Lipid Disorder Cases
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Linda Hemphill, MD

T41: Challenging Pituitary Cases
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Larry Katznelson, MD

T51: Bone Markers
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Pauline Camacho, MD

T61: Inpatient Diabetes Management
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Guillermo Umpierrez, MD

T71: Case Based Approach to Autonomic Testing
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Aaron I. Vinik, MD

3:15pm-3:30pm Coffee Break
MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION II
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

T12: Thyroid and Pregnancy                            
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Elizabeth Pearce, MD

T22: Unusual Neuro Endocrine Tumors                                        
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Karel Pacak, MD

T32: Parathyroid Cases
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Barry Sacks, MD

T42: Transgender
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Joshua Safer, MD

T52: Molecular Analysis of Thyroid Nodule FNA Sampling: Workup of a
Thryoid Nodule
Moderator:TBD
Speaker: Erik Alexander, MD

T62: Unusual Lipid Disorder Cases                                 
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Linda Hemphill, MD

T72: Challenging Pituitary Cases                     
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Larry Katznelson, MD

4:30 pm – 4:45 pm Break
MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION III
4:45 pm – 5:45 pm

T13: Bone Markers
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Pauline Camacho, MD

T23: Inpatient Diabetes Management
Moderator: TBD  
Speaker: Guillermo Umpierrez, MD

T33: Case Based Approach to Autonomic Testing
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Aaron I. Vinik, MD, MD

T43: Unusual Neuro Endocrine Tumors
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Karel Pacak, MD

T53: Thyroid and Pregnancy
 Moderator:
Speaker: Elizabeth Pearce, MD

T63: Parathyroid Cases
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Barry Sacks, MD

T73: Meet the Legend
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: John Potts, MD

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Domestic & International Chapter Receptions
7:15 pm – 9:30 pm

Satellite

FRIDAY, MAY 18
5:15 am – 7:30 am FSS1:Satellite Title TBD
7:30 am - 6:30 pm Attendee Registration
7:30 am -6:30 pm CME Station Hours
10:30 am -3:00 pm Exhibit Hall Hours
8:00 am – 8:20 am Awards Presentations
8:20 am – 9:05 am

FGS1: Beta Cell Regeneration          
Moderator: Vivian Fonseca, MD
Speaker: Andrew Stewart, MD

IN-DEPTH SYMPOSIA SESSION I
9:15 am – 12:00 pm

F11: CV Disease for the Endocrinologist
Chair: Aaron Vinik, MD

  • Changing the Face of Cardiovascular Disease in Diabetes
    Richard Nesto, MD
  • Emergence of the New Classes of Compounds for Managing Heart Disease in Diabetes Mellitus
    Mikhail Kosiborod, MD
  • Spectrum of Cardiorenal Disease and How This Impacts the High and Low Ejection Fractions of Diabetic Heart Disease and Their Management
    Matt Weir, MD

F21: The Evolution of the Management of Intensive Diabetes Management
Chair: George Grunberger, MD

  • Current Technology
    George Grunberger, MD
  • Real-world Applications of Diabetes Technology
    Irl Hirsch, MD
  • Emerging Automated Insulin Delivery Systems
    Richard Bergenstal, MD

F31: Pituitary Disorders through the Life Cycle
Chair: Susan Samson, MD

  • Management of Pituitary Disorders in Pregnancy
    Laurence Katznelson, MD
  • Endocrine Effects of Childhood Cancer and Transitioning to Adult Endocrine Care
    Laurie Cohen, MD
  • Update on GH Testing and Replacement
    Kevin Yuen, MD

F41: Obesity Treatment 2018: Behavioral and Nutrition Tools, Pharmacology, Endoscopic and Bariatric Procedures
Chair: Christos Mantzoros, MD

  • Behavioral and Medical Nutrition Therapy for Obesity
    Caroline Apovian, MD
  • Pharmacotherapy for Obesity
    Christos Mantzoros, MD
  • Endoscopic and Bariatric Procedures for Obesity
    Shelby Sullivan, MD

F51: Thyroid Cancer 2018: A Collaborative Program between AACE, ACE and the American Head and Neck Society Endocrine Surgical Section - Key Topics in Thyroid Cancer
Chair:  Peter Singer, MD

  • Worldwide Epidemic: What Should The Endocrinologist and Surgeon Do?
    Martin Schlumberger, MD
  • Pitfalls and Advancements in the Management of Advanced Thyroid Cancer
    Naifa Busaidy, MD
  • Surgeon’s Approach to NIFTP and Low Risk Thyroid Cancer – When Can We Do Less?
    Greg Randolph, MD
  • Surgeon’s Approach to High(er) Risk Thyroid Cancer – How to Identify and Treat?
    Amy Chen, MD

F61: In-Depth Symposium for Endocrine Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners
Chairs – Ji Hyun Chun (CJ), PA-C; W. Reid Litchfield, MD

  • The Wolf in Sheep’s Clothing
    Adi Mehta, MD
  • Intensive Insulin Therapy
    Guillermo Umpierrez, MD
  • Women's Health
    Sarah Berga, MD
  • Successful Integration of Non-physician providers into endocrine practice
    Ji Chun, PA-C; W. Reid Litchfield, MD
12:00 pm – 2:15 pm Exhibit Hall Break
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)
IN-DEPTH SYMPOSIA SESSION II
2:15 pm – 5:00 pm

F12: Metabolic Bone Disease – The Common and Not So Common
Chairs: Pauline Camacho, MD

  • Hypophosphatasia
    Michael Whyte, MD
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
    Pauline Camacho, MD
  • Updates on Primary Hyperparathyroidism
    Natalie Cusano, MD

F22: Nutrition 2018 – Is it All Apples and Oranges?
Chairs: Dace Trence, MD

  • Is There a Perfect Diet for Health – and Does Change Matter
    Frank Hu, MD
  • Plant Based Diets
    Chris Guerin, MD
  • Dietary Supplements and Health – Hype vs. Evidence
    JoAnn Manson, MD

F32: Love and Water: A Posterior Pituitary Update
Chair: Cheryl Rosenfeld, DO

  • Pathophysiology of Disorders of Salt and Water Handling
    Mark Zeidel, MD
  • Genetics of Diabetes Insipidus and Related Disorders
    Constantine Stratakis, MD
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Hyponatrema
    Joseph Verbalis, MD

F42: SMNE
Chair: Jaime Davidson, MD
TBD

F52: Thyroid Cancer 2018: A Collaborative Program between AACE, ACE and the American Head and Neck Society Endocrine Surgical Section - Multidisciplinary Tumor Board Panel
Chair: Jeffrey Mechanick, MD & Gregory Randolph, MD
Panelists: Peter Singer, MD; Martin Schlumberger, MD; Naifa Busaidy, MD; David Terris, MD; Brendan Stack, MD; Catherine Sinclair, MD

  • Thyroid Cancer Tumor Board Cases -The Good the Bad and the Ugly
    Thyroid Cancer Jeopardy

F62: The Basics to Survive Your Endocrine Career: For Fellows-In-Training and Young Physicians
Chairs: Kathleen Figaro, MD; Ricardo Correa, MD

  • Economics – RVUs & MACRA
    Felice Caldarella, MD
  • Getting Your First Job
    Harmeet Narula, MD
  • How to Survive the First Years of Practice
    S. Sethu K. Reddy, MD

F72: Socioeconomics Session
Chair: Richard Haas, MD
TBD

4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Exhibit Hall Poster Viewing Wine & Cheese Reception
6:15 pm – 7:00 pm Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall (2)
7:00 pm – 9:15 pm

FSS3:Satellite Title TBD

FSS4: Satellite Title TBD

SATURDAY, MAY 19
6:45 am – 7:30 am Product Theaters (2)
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
8:15 am – 9:00 am

SGS1: The Development of Post-Menopausal Osteoporosis and New Therapies
Moderator: Pauline Camacho, MD
Speaker: Sundeep Khosla, MD

9:15 am – 10:00 am

SGS2: Undiagnosed Disease Program
Moderator: Susan Samson, MD
Speaker: Ashok Balasubramanyam, 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
11:15 am – 12:00 pm

SGS3: Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Greg Randolph, MD
Speaker: Martin Schlumberger, MD

12:15 pm – 2:00 pm AACE Annual Business Meeting Luncheon
MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION I
2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

S11: Hyperthyroidism
Moderator: Mark Lupo, MD
Speaker: Doug Ross, MD

S21: Osteoporosis Management and Newer Medications
Moderator: Daniel Hurley, MD
Speaker: Sundeep Khosla, MD

S31: Type 1 Diabetes in the Pediatric and Adolescent Patient                                
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Joseph Wolfsdorf, MD

S41: Case Based Applications of the Lipid Guidelines
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Paul Jellinger, MD

S51: Hyperaldosteronism: Meet the Legend                               
Moderator: Anand Vaidya, MD
Speaker: Gordon Williams, MD

S61: Case Based Approach to the Pharmacologic Treatment of Obesity
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Timothy Garvey, MD

S71: Social Media and the Physician
Moderator: TBD
Speakers: Armand Krikorkian, MD

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Coffee Break
MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION II
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

S12: Ketosis Prone Diabetes
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Ashok Balasubramanyam, MD

S22: Kidney Stones
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Naim Maalouf, MD

S32: Transitions for the CAH Patient
Moderator: TBD
Speaker:Richard Auchus, MD

S42: Osteoporosis Management and Newer Medications
Moderator: Sundeep Khosla, MD
Speaker: Daniel Hurley, MD

S52: Type 1 Diabetes in the Pediatric and Adolescent Patient
Moderator:
Speaker: Joseph Wolfsdorf, MD

S62: Case Based Applications of the Lipid Guidelines                
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Paul Jellinger, MD

S72: Hyperaldosteronism                                 
Moderator: Tbd
Speaker: Anand Vadiya

MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION III
4:45 pm – 5:45 pm

S13: Hyperthyroidism
Moderator: Mark Lupo, MD
Speaker: Douglas Ross, MD

S23: Transcultural Endocrinology
Moderator: TBD  
Speaker: Jeffrey Mechanick, MD

S33: Case Based Approach to the Pharmacologic Treatment of Obesity
Moderator: TBD
Speakers: W. Timothy Garvey, MD

S43: Ketosis Prone Diabetes
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Ashok Balasubramanyam, MD

S53: Kidney Stones                                            
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Naim Maalouf, MD

S63: Transitions for the CAH Patient
Moderator: TBD
Speaker: Richard Auchus, MD

S73: Vitamin D – Meet the Legend
Moderator: Vin Tangpricha, MD
Speakers: Mike Holick, MD

6:30 pm ACE Convocation
7:30 pm President’s Gala
SUNDAY, MAY 20
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

SGS7: 2018 Bariatric Surgery and its Implications:  Part One
Moderator: Jeff Mechanick, MD
Panel: Travis McKenzie, MD; Jeffrey Mechanick, MD; John Bilezikian, MD; Daniel Hurley, MD

8:45 am – 9:30 am

SGS8: 2018 Bariatric Surgery and its Implications: Part Two 
Moderator: Jeff Mechanick, MD
Panel: Travis McKenzie, MD; Jeffrey Mechanick, MD; John Bilezikian, MD; Daniel Hurley, MD

9:30 am- 9:45 am Coffee Break
President’s Remarks by Dr. Leffert
9:45 am – 11:00 am

SGS9: TBD
Co-Moderators: TBD
Panel: TBD

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