2016 Ashland Endocrine Conference

August 4 - 6, 2016

Ashland Hills Hotel & Suites


Course Description

This course is designed for practicing endocrinologists and primary care providers.The topics selected are common clinical problems that have resisted clear resolution.Leading experts have been gathered to discuss these issues in a casual atmosphere in order to promote open debate and clarification of the issues. All participants, including faculty and trainees, should benefit.

At the conclusion of the program, participants should have enhanced knowledge of current clinical problems in metabolic and endocrine disorders.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this course participants will:

  • Recognize the variety of clinical presentations of osteogenesis imperfecta in children and adults
  • Understand how to diagnose and treat monogenic diabetes
  • Recognize the organic nature of gender identity and the inability to change it with external influence
  • List the primary goals for medical nutrition therapy in the management of type 2 diabetes