Data from Pharmawand - Curated by EPG Health - Date added 10 May 2019
21st European Congress of Endocrinology - Attracting over 3,700 delegates, from more than 90 countries, ECE continues to develop as a world-leading Congress for endocrine specialists to further the understanding and application of endocrine science and will be held from 18-21 May 2019 in Lyon, France.
The programme is organised through the following Focus Areas: Thyroid, Adrenal and Neuroendocrine Tumours, Calcium and Bone; Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, Pituitary; Reproductive Endocrinology; Interdisciplinary Endocrinology; and Environment, Society and Governance.
Featured symposia include:
- Immunology and endocrinology, Genderdysphoria - delayed puberty, Endocrine controversies in sport, What's new in the Adrenal Cortex?, Congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism: New insights into GnRH Regulation
Featured ‘met the expert’ sessions include:
- Pituitary & Neuroendocrinology, Reproductive Endocrinology, Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism, Adrenal and Neuroendocrine Tumours
‘The Cushing’s collaborative: Can cross-discipline partnerships improve outcomes?’ on Sunday 19 May 2019 between 17:45 – 19:15 in Forum 2 (level -2) at the 21st European Congress of Endocrinology in Centre de Congrès, Lyon, France.
Our sponsored learning zone 'Cushing's syndrome' contains disease overview, history of Cushing's; its prevalence; the HPA axis, interactions between the hypothalamus, pituitary and adrenal glands; ACTH-independent Cushing's; and its wide range of presentations and symptoms, such as hypertension, rounded face, thick skin and nephrolithiasis. Find more at the Cushing's syndrome site.