Endocrine University March 2019 - Recorded Sessions


The Endocrine University March 2019 - Recorded Sessions provides recordings from nine sessions of the Endocrine University program that took place in Rochester, Minnesota March 2 – 7, 2019. The sessions, presented by well known specialists in the field, highlight areas in lipid pathophysiology, obesity management, reproductive endocrinology, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome , metabolic and renal bone disease.  


Bionic Pancreas and Closed Loop Control: Are We There Yet?:    George Grunberger, MD, FACP, FACE

Clinical Pearls: Metabolic Bone Disease:          Robert A. Wermers, MD

Cutting Edge Reproductive Endocrinology:         Jani R. Jensen, MD

Lipid Pathophysiology:          Ninaya Simha, MD, MBBS

Medical Management of Obesity:         W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE

Pheochromocytoma: Diagnostic Evaluation:          William F. Young, Jr., MD, MSc

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Diagnostic Pearls and Management Strategies:          Alice Y. Chang, MD, MSc

Renal Bone Disease:          Robert A. Wermers, MD and Daniel Hurley, MD, FACE

What Endocrinologists Should Know in Interpreting Test Results:          Ravinder J. Singh, PhD



Target Audience

Clinical Endocrinologists and Endocrine Fellows in Training

Learning Objectives

At the end of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the basic principles of lipoprotein structure and function.
  • Describe the efficacy, safety, and role of medications in obesity management.
  • Identify how to screen and treat for co-morbidities of PCOS.
  • Review the diagnostic approach to the patient with possible pheochromocytoma.
  • Identify basic reproductive endocrinology testing for the evaluation of fertility problems.
  • Describe a general clinical approach to metabolic bone diseases.
  • Review the limitations of current osteoporosis therapies in the treatment of osteoporosis in chronic kidney disease.
Additional information
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.50 AMA
  • 6.50 Attendance
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Alice Y. Chang, MD, MSc

William F. Young, Jr., MD, MSc

W. Timothy Garvey, MD, FACE

Robert A. Wermers, MD

Daniel Hurley, MD, FACE

Ravinder J. Singh, PhD

George Grunberger, MD, FACP, FACE

Ninaya Simha, MD, MBBS

Jani R. Jensen, MD

CME Credit

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) designates this enduring material for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™ . Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


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  • Promotes improvements or quality in healthcare;
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  • Is vetted through a process that resolves any conflicts of interest of planners, teachers or authors;
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  • Is evaluated for its effectiveness in meeting the identified educational need.


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Available Credit

  • 6.50 AMA
  • 6.50 Attendance

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