THE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION of
AACE Annual Scientific

CLINICAL ENDOCRINOLOGISTS
& Clinical Congress

Exhibitor List

WEDNESDAY, May 25

6:30 am – 6:30 pm

Registration

12:30 pm – 6:30 pm

CME Station Hours

8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Pre Congress Session I

 

W11: Diabetes Technology 2016
Chair: George Grunberger, MD

  • Update on Insulin Pump Therapy and Continuous Glucose Monitoring
    Bruce W. Bode, MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 5223

 

W21: Inpatient Endocrinology Part 1: Diabetes and Nutrition
Chair: Etie S. Moghissi, MD; S. Sethu Reddy, MD

Room: Suwannee 11/12
CME Code: 7518

 

W31: Cardiovascular Medicine for the Endocrinologist
Chair: Chris K. Guerin, MD

Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 7631

 

W41: Comprehensive Approach to Clinical Thyroidology
Chair: Mark Lupo, MD

Room: Suwanee 20/21
CME Code: 6256

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

W12: Inpatient Endocrinology Part 2: What an Endocrinologist Needs to Know About Surgery and What a Surgeon Needs to Know About Endocrinology
Chair: Mira Milas, MD;& Jeffrey Garber, MD
Thyroid and Parathyroid Session

  • Case-based Panel Discussion

Pituitary and Adrenal Session

  • Case-based Panel Discussion

 

W22: The Practice of Obesity Medicine in 2016
Chair: J. Michael Gonzalez-Campoy, MD, PhD

 

W32: Bone Disease in 2016: Beyond the Basics
Co-Chairs: Daniel L. Hurley, MD; Rachel Pessah-Pollack, MD

 

W42: AACE – ABIM Maintenance of Certification and Mini - Board Review Course
Chair: Pauline M. Camacho, MD
Speakers: Pauline Camacho, MD; Elise Brett, M; Hossein Gharib, MD; Dace Trence, MD

  • Endocrinology Update 2015
  • Endocrinology Update 2016

5:30 pm – 7:45 pm

WSS1: Hypoparathyroidism: New Treatment Concepts & Guidelines

5:30 pm – 7:45 pm

WSS2: Concentrated Insulins: Clinical Applications and Use in Practice Settings

THURSDAY, MAY 26

5:15 am – 7:30 am

TSS1: LDL-C Reduction in the Patient with Diabetes: How Low Should We Go and How Should We Get There?
Room: Panzacola H 1/2
CME Code: 1575

6:30 am – 6:30 pm

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: Diabetes and the Microbiome
Moderator: George Grunberger, MD
Speaker: Robert E. Ratner, MD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 5331

9:15 am – 10:00 am

TGS2: Metabolomics for the Clinician: Implications for the Treatment of Metabolic Disease
Moderator: Derek LeRoith, MD
Speaker: Christopher B. Newgard, PhD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 8024

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

11:15 am – 12:00 pm

TGS3: Co-Evolution of Scientific Disciplines and Therapies for Disorders of Lipid Metabolism
Moderator: Jonathan D. Leffert, MD
Speaker: Jay D. Horton, MD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 2893

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Boxed Lunch in Exhibit Hall

12:00 pm – 12:45 pm

Young Investigator ePoster Oral Presentations

12:30 pm – 2:15 pm

Women of Endocrinology Luncheon
Lessons in Leadership: My Path to Presidency (Non-CME)

Moderator: Etie S. Moghissi, MD
Speaker: Pauline M. Camacho, MD

1:00 pm – 1:45 pm

Product Theater in the Exhibit Hall

1:15pm – 2:00 pm

Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall

2:15 pm – 3:15 pm

MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION I

 

T11: The D-Lightful Vitamin D for Health: Truths and Myths
Moderator: Timothy S. Bailey, MD
Speaker: Michael D. Holick, MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 8253

 

T21: How to Initiate Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: One agent at a Time Versus Combination Therapy
Moderator: Daniel Einhorn, MD
Speakers: Richard E. Pratley, MD vs. Alan J. Garber, MD
Room: Suwannee 11/12
CME Code: 7548

 

T31: Mild Hypercortisolism Due to Adrenal Adenoma – Is It Really “Subclinical?”
Moderator: Janet B. McGill, MD
Speaker: Alice C. Levine, MD

Room: Suwannee 13/14
CME Code: 4915

 

T41: How Low Should You Go: Lipid Management in the PCSK9 Era
Moderator: Richard A. Haas, MD
Speaker: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Room: St. John's 24/25
CME Code: 1886

 

T51: Endocrine Hypertension in 2016: Making the Diagnosis
Moderator: William D. Zigrang, MD
Speaker: William F. Young Jr., MD

Room: St. John's 28/29
CME Code: 1354

 

T61: Pediatric Endocrinology: Optimizing Growth
Moderator: Jay Cohen, MD
Speaker: Robert Rapaport, MD

Handout:1
Handout:2

Room: Suwannee 20/21
CME Code: 3145

 

T71: Practical Strategies for Management of the Pseudo-Endocrine Patient
Moderator: Farhad Zangeneh, MD
Speaker: Michael McDermott, MD

Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 7336

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

T12: Options for Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men Desiring Fertility Preservation

Handout

Moderator: M. Kathleen Figaro, MD
Speaker: Natan Bar-Chama, MD

Room: Suwannee 15
CME Code: 9554

 

T22: Point/Counterpoint: Radioactive Iodine in Papillary Thyroid Cancer: To Use or Not to Use…That Is the Question
Moderator: Jonathan Insel, MD
Speakers: Kenneth Ain, MD vs. Ian Hay, MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 1959

 

T32: Is Insulin Therapy Inevitable in the Management of Diabetes?
Moderator: Vivian Fonseca, MD
Speaker: Robert E. Ratner, MD

Room: Suwannee 20/21
CME Code: 7264

 

T42: Mild Hypercortisolism Due to Adrenal Adenoma – Is It Really “Subclinical?”
Moderator: Janet B. McGill, MD
Speaker: Alice C. Levine, MD

Room: Suwannee 13/14
CME Code: 5304

 

T52: How Low Should You Go: Lipid Management in the PCSK9 Era
Moderator: Richard A. Haas, MD
Speaker: Robert H. Eckel, MD

Room: St. John's 24/25
CME Code: 9533

 

T62: Endocrine Hypertension in 2016: Making the Diagnosis
Moderator: Farhad Zanganeh, MD
Speaker: William F. Young Jr., MD

Room: St. John's 28/29
CME Code: 2042

 

T72: Practical Strategies for Management of the Pseudo-Endocrine Patient
Moderator: William D. Zigrang, MD
Speaker: Michael McDermott, MD

Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 4068

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

T13: The D-Lightful Vitamin D for Health: Truths and Myths
Moderator: Timothy S. Bailey, MD
Speaker: Michael F. Holick, MD

Room: St. John's 24/25
CME Code: 3847

 

T23: How to Initiate Treatment for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: One agent at a Time versus Combination Therapy
Moderator: Daniel Einhorn, MD
Speakers: Richard E. Pratley, MD vs. Alan J. Garber, MD

Room: Suwannee 11/12
CME Code: 8878

 

T33: Pediatric Endocrinology: Optimizing Growth
Moderator: Jay Cohen, MD
Speaker: Robert Rapaport, MD

Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 8156

 

T43: Options for Treatment of Hypogonadism in Men Desiring Fertility Preservation

Handout

Moderator:M. Kathleen Figaro, MD
Speaker: Natan Bar-Chama, MD

Room: Suwannee 15
CME Code: 4926

 

T53: Point/Counterpoint: Radioactive Iodine in Papillary Thyroid Cancer: To Use or Not to Use…That is the Question
Moderator: Jonathan Insel, MD
Speakers: Kenneth Ain, MD vs. Ian Hay, MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 9985

 

T63: Is Insulin Therapy Inevitable in Management of Diabetes?
Moderator: George Grunberger, MD
Speaker: Robert E. Ratner, MD

Room: Suwannee 20/21
CME Code: 7406

 

T73: History of Diabetes Mellitus: 1500 B.C. to Present
Moderator: Chris K. Guerin, MD
Speaker: Philip Levy, MD

Room: Suwannee 13/14
CME Code: 1465

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

TSS3: Balancing the Evidence: Considering the Clinical Impact of Newer Antihyperglycemic Agents for the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Room: Panzacola H 3/4
CME Code: 1284

 

TSS4: Patient Centered Care of the Patient with Obesity

Room: Panzacola H 1/2
CME Code: 1304

FRIDAY, MAY 27

5:15am – 7:30 am

FSS1: Keeping Pace with CGM Technology: The Path to Successful Implementation
Room: Panzacola H 1/2
CME Code: 3374

7:30am – 6:30 pm

Registration

7:30am – 6:30 pm

CME Station Hours

9:45am – 2:15 pm

Exhibit Hall Hours

8:00am – 8:20 am

General Session Announcements

8:20am – 9:05 am

FGS1:Pheochromocytoma: Then and Now - A 90-Year Journey
Moderator: Daniel L.Hurley, MD
Speaker: William F.Young Jr., MD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 7835

9:15am – 12:00 pm

IN-DEPTH SYMPOSIA SESSION I
MOC Points will beavailable for select In-Depth Symposia

 

F11: Thryoid Cancer Update
Chair: Hossein Gharib, MD
Supported by the Hossein Gharib, MD Educational Fund

  • Radioactive Iodine Treatment inThyroid Cancer
    Gregory A. Wiseman, MD

Room: Panzacola H 3/4
CME Code: 1412

 

F21: Endocrine Disorders during Pregnancy
Chair: Felice A.Caldarella, MD

Room: Suwannee 13/14
CME Code: 8929

 

F31: AACE Comprehensive Clinical Practice Guidelines for Medical Care of Patients with Obesity
Chair: W. Timothy Garvey, MD

  • Benefits of Weight Loss Treatment
    Ania Jastreboff, MD

Room: St. John's 24/25
CME Code: 7583

 

F41: Diabetes Update 2016
Chair: Robert R. Henry, MD

 

F51: Practical Clinical Guide to Endocrine Diseases for Nurse Practitioners/ Physician Assistants
Chairs: W. Reid Litchfield, MD; Sondra O’ Callaghan, PA

 

F61: Novel Developments in Diabetes Technology (Non-CME)
Moderators: Timothy Bailey, MD; Alan Garber, MD; R. Mack Harrell, MD

Room: Suwannee 18/19

12:00pm – 2:15 pm

Exhibit Hall Break

12:00pm – 1:00 pm

Boxed Lunch in Exhibit Hall

12:00pm – 12:45 pm

ePoster Oral Presentations

12:30pm – 2:15 pm

FIT Luncheon

1:00pm – 1:45 pm

Product Theater in the Exhibit Hall

1:15pm– 2:00 pm

Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall

2:15pm – 5:00 pm

IN-DEPTH SYMPOSIASESSION II
MOC Points will beavailable for select In-Depth Symposia

 

F12: A Tributeto Saul Hertz: 75th Anniversary of the Use of Radioactive Iodine
Chair: Jeffrey R.Garber, MD; Lewis E. Braverman, MD

  • The Sodium/Iodide Symporter (NIS): From Patient to Molecule and Back
    Nancy Carrasco, MD
  • Targeted Approaches for Enhancing RAI Avidity in Thyroid Cancer
    Alan Ho, MD

Room: Suwannee 15
CME Code: 9758

 

F22: TransgenderMedicine: What an Endocrinologist Should Know
Chair: Vin Tangpricha, MD

Room: Suwannee 11/12
CME Code: 9137

 

F32: Endocrinology and Aging, or, “The Taper”
Chair: Peter A. Singer, MD

Room: Panzacola H 3/4
CME Code: 2266

 

F42: Neuroendocrine Tumor (NET) Syndromes
Chair: Aaron I. Vinik, MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 1040

 

F52: 8th AACE/SMNE Joint Session: Reflections and Future Directions in Endocrinology
(presented in Spanish)
Co-Chairs: Myriam Allende-Vigo, MD & Miguel A.Madero, MD

Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 9910

 

F62: The Future of Endocrinology Reimbursement
Co-Chairs: Katherine Roberts, MD; Howard Lando, MD

  • Creating a New Business Model For Endocrinology: The ACO and the Endocrinologist
    William Biggs, MD
  • Informatics 2016: How Do We Get from Meaningful Use to Precision Medicine?
    Douglas Fridsma, MD

Room: Suwannee 20/21
CME Code: 1073

5:00pm – 6:15 pm

Poster Session in Exhibit Hall

5:00pm – 6:30 pm

Wine & Cheese Reception in Exhibit Hall

6:15pm – 7:00 pm

Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall

7:00pm – 9:15 pm

FSS3: Basal Insulin 4.0: Updating Your Clinical Practice with Ultralong-acting Insulins

Room: Panzacola H 1/2
CME Code: 6224

7:00pm – 9:15 pm

FSS4: Updates in Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Type 2 Diabetes: New Insights and Outcomes in Treatment Options

Room: Panzacola H 3/4
CME Code: 1809

SATURDAY, MAY 28

7:30am – 5:00 pm

Registration

7:00am – 6:00 pm

CME Station Hours

9:45am -2:15 pm

Exhibit Hall Hours

8:00am – 8:15 am

Award Presentations

8:15am – 9:00 am

SGS1: The Role of Molecular Markers in Thyroid Nodule Management: Then and Now
Moderator: Hossein Gharib, MD
Speaker:Yuri Nikiforov, MD
Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 3245

9:00am – 9:15 am

Award Presentations

9:15am – 10:00 am

SGS2: The Obesity Epidemic, A Public Health Emergency?
Moderator:Yank Coble, MD
Speaker: Regina Benjamin, MD
Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 3103

 

SGS3: Select Abstract Oral Presentations I
Moderator: S. Sethu Reddy, MD

THE PREVALENCE OF FASTING-EVOKED EN-ROUTE HYPOGLYCEMIA IN DIABETES (FEEHD) IN CLINICAL PRACTICE: A PILOTSURVEY
Saleh Aldasouqi, MD

CONTEMPLATING AN ADDITIONAL ORAL AGENTFOR YOUR PATIENT WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES? CONSIDER POSSIBLE INTERACTION BETWEENQUALITY OF YOUR CONVERSATION WITH PATIENT’S ATTEMPTS AT BARGAINING ANDSELF-REPORTED OUTCOMES - LESSONS FROM THE INTRODIA™ STUDY
Leo Seman, MD

A RANDOMIZED CONTROL TRIAL ON REDUCTIONOF HEMOGLOBIN A1C USING CELL PHONES, COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKERS OR COMBINATIONOF BOTH IN A DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AFRICAN AMERICAN POPULATION
Nesreen Hagahmed, MBBS

Room: Panzacola H 1/2
CME Code: 6849

 

SGS4: Select Abstract Oral Presentations II
Moderator: David Lieb, MD

SYSTEMATIC REVIEW OF THE POSITIVE PREDICTIVE VALUE OF RAS MUTATIONSIN CYTOLOGICALLY INDETERMINATE THYROID NODULES
Mark Lupo, MD

RADIO FREQUENCY ABLATION: AN INNOVATIVE TREATMENT FORADRENAL NEOPLASMS
Lima Lawrence, MD

USE OF A DIGITAL HEALTH OFFERING TO OPTIMIZE STATIN TREATMENT IN PATIENTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES
Juan Frias, MD, FACE

Room: Panzacola H 3/4
CME Code: 8071

10:00am – 11:00 am

Late Breaking Poster Session in Exhibit Hall

10:15am – 11:00 am

Product Theaters in the Exhibit Hall

11:00am – 11:15 am

Award Presentations

11:15am – 12:00 pm

SGS5: Osteoporosis Drugs: Then and Now
Moderator: Pauline M. Camacho, MD
Speaker: Michael R. McClung, MD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 4744

11:15am – 12:15 pm

SGS6: Late Breaking Oral Presentations (Non-CME)
Moderators: S. Sethu Reddy, MD; David C. Lieb, MD

Room: Panzacola H 1/2

12:15pm – 2:00 pm

AACE Annual Business Meeting Luncheon

2:15pm – 3:15 pm

MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION I

 

S11: Treatment of Severe Pediatric Obesity
Moderator: Sripriya Raman, MD
Speaker: Ilene Fennoy, MD

Room: Suwannee 20/21
CME Code: 1741

 

S21: Update on the Evaluation and Treatment of Paget’s Disease
Moderator: Ved V.Gossain, MD
Speaker: Henry G. Bone III, MD

Room: St. John's 28/29
CME Code: 1429

 

S31: Hormonal Treatment of Menopausal Women: What Are the Data Telling Us (and Not Telling Us?)
Moderator: Kathleen Wyne, MD
Speaker: S. Mitchell Harman, MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 3734

 

S41: Diagnosis and Management of Anabolic Steroid Abuse

Slides PDF
Moderator: Sri Prakash Mokshagundam, MD
Speaker: Darius A. Paduch, MD

Room: Suwannee 15
CME Code: 8320

 

S51: Improving the Long-Term Management of Benign Thyroid Nodules
Moderator: Sandra L.Weber, MD
Speaker: Stephanie Lee, MD

Room: St John's 24/25
CME Code: 6429

 

S61: Active Surveillance Versus Surgery in Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Gary A.Trager,MD
Speaker: Juan P. Brito,MD

Room: Suwannee 13/14
CME Code: 1901

 

S71: Hyponatremia: Clinical Conundrums in Diagnosis and Treatment
Moderator: David S.H.Bell, MD
Speaker: Joseph G.Verbalis, MD

Room: Suwannee 11/12
CME Code: 2819

 

S81: Approach to the Transgender Adolescent: The Evaluation
Moderator: Vin Tangpricha, MD
Speaker: Stephen M. Rosenthal, MD

Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 3838

3:15pm– 3:30pm

Coffee Break

3:30pm – 4:30 pm

MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION II

 

S12: Challenging Pituitary Cases
Moderator: Anne L. Leddy, MD
Speaker: Eliza B. Geer,MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 4222

 

S22: Emerging Therapies for Treatment of Hypoparathyroidism
Moderator: Dace Trence,MD
Speaker: Bart L.Clarke, MD

Room: Suwanee 20/21
CME Code: 4887

 

S32: Approach to the Transgender Adolescent: A Case Study of the Jennings Family
Moderator: Stephen M. Rosenthal, MD; Vin Tangpricha,MD
Case Study: The Jennings Family (“I am Jazz”)
Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 4907

 

S42: Active Surveillance Versus Surgery in Low-Risk Thyroid Cancer
Moderator: Gary A.Trager, MD
Speaker: Juan P. Brito,MD

Room: Suwannee 13/14
CME Code: 9250

 

S52: Diagnosis and Management of Anabolic Steroid Abuse

Slides PDF
Moderator: Sri Prakash Mokshagundam,MD
Speaker: Darius Paduch, MD

Room: Suwannee 15
CME Code: 7699

 

S62: Improving the Long-Term Management of Benign Thyroid Nodules
Moderator: Elise Brett, MD
Speaker: Stephanie Lee, MD

Room: St. John's 24/25
CME Code: 3718

 

S72: Osteoporosis Drug Holidays: Why, When and What's After
Moderator: Victor L. Roberts, MD
Speaker: Paul D. Miller, MD

Room: St. John's 28/29
CME Code: 4714

 

S82: Hyponatremia: Clinical Conundrums in Diagnosis and Treatment
Moderator: David S. H. Bell, MD
Speaker: Joseph G. Verbalis, MD

Room: Suwannee 11/12
CME Code: 5867

4:30pm – 4:45 pm

Break

4:45pm – 5:45 pm

MEET-THE-EXPERTS SESSION III

 

S13: Treatmentof Severe Pediatric Obesity
Moderator: Sripriya Raman, MD
Speaker: Ilene Fennoy,MD

Room: Suwannee 15
CME Code: 9405

 

S23: Hormonal Treatment of Menopausal Women: What Are the Data Telling Us (and Not Telling Us?)
Moderator: Rhoda H.Cobin, MD
Speaker: S. Mitchell Harman, MD

Room: St. John's 24/25
CME Code: 9365

 

S33: Update on the Evaluation and Treatment of Paget’s Disease
Moderator: Gary W. Edelson, MD
Speaker: Henry G. Bone III, MD

Room: Suwannee 11/12
CME Code: 1235

 

S43: Challenging Pituitary Cases
Moderator: Alex Tessnow, MD
Speaker: Eliza Geer, MD

Room: Suwannee 16/17
CME Code: 7716

 

S53: Osteoporosis - Drug Holidays: Why, When and What's After
Moderator: Paul V.Tomasic, MD
Speaker: Paul D. Miller, MD

Room: St. John's 28/29
CME Code: 6711

 

S63: Emerging Therapies for Treatment of Hypoparathyroidism
Moderator: Donald A. Bergman, MD
Speaker: Bart L. Clarke, MD

Room: Suwannee 20/21
CME Code: 9542

 

S73: Medicine After the Holocaust
Moderator: Richard S. Rosenthal, MD
Speaker: Sheldon Rubenfeld, MD

Room: Suwannee 13/14
CME Code: 9817

 

S83: Approach to the Transgender Adolescent: A Case Study of the Jennings Family
Moderator: Stephen M. Rosenthal, MD
Case Study: The Jennings Family (“I am Jazz”)

Room: Suwannee 18/19
CME Code: 9648

6:30pm

ACE Convocation

7:30pm

President’s Gala

SUNDAY, MAY 29

7:00 am – 11:00 am

Registration

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Attendee Breakfast
Room: Panzacola F/G

7:30 am – 12:00 pm

CME Station Hours

8:00 am – 8:15 am

General Session Announcements

8:15 am – 8:45 am

SGS8: Controversies in the Approach to Adrenal Nodules
Moderator: Antonia E. Stephen, MD
Panel: Karel Pacak, MD, Antonia E. Stephen, MD; Peter M. Sadow, MD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 7017

8:45 am – 9:30 am

SGS9: The Mystery of the Hidden Parathyroid Adenoma
Moderator: Jennifer L. Marti, MD
Panel: Azeez Farooki, MD; Peter M. Sadow, MD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 5418

9:30 am – 9:45 am

Coffee Break

9:45 am – 11:00 am

SGS7: Dilemmas in Thyroid Cancer: Endocrine/Surgical Consensus
Moderator: Gregory W. Randolph, MD
Speaker: Peter A. Singer, MD, Gregory W. Randolph, MD; Peter M. Sadow, MD

Room: Panzacola F/G
CME Code: 1043

11:00 am – 11:15 am

Final Announcements; Adjournment

AACE Impact Graphics™
When medicine and creativity combine, AACE Impact Graphics is there to craft something truly remarkable! Specializing in medical graphic design, AACE Impact Graphics is a nationally-recognized design firm with an impressive portfolio of websites, company branding, publications, marketing collateral and more. Stop by the AACE Impact Graphics booth, located in the AACE booth, to learn more about our design services! Visit us at http://www.aaceimpactgraphics.com

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AACE Membership Services
Located in the center of the Exhibit Hall, the AACE Membership Services booth is the place to visit for information on all AACE programs and resources. You’ll find AACE Educational Activities, Publications, Legislative, Socioeconomic, ECNU Certification information, and Patient Resources all conveniently located together. Stop by to join or renew your membership and learn about the many exciting activities and resources AACE offers. For our 25th Anniversary we will also be featuring pictures of AACE meeting throughout the years. Knowledgeable AACE staff will be on hand to assist you so come with questions, relax in our comfortable seating area, take a picture and tell us where you are from on our oversized map, or just say hello. All members that visit the AACE Booth will be awarded with 50 bonus AMP points!

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AACE Store
Leave Orlando in style! Located at the back of the AACE Membership booth, the AACE Store is the place to shop for souvenirs and pick up an AACE Polo or Thyroid Awareness scarf. Purchase AACE apparel, books, and training materials to help you in your practice.

Abbott Diabetes Care
Abbott Diabetes Care, a division of global health care company Abbott, is committed to improving the lives of people with diabetes. The company manufactures, distributes and markets innovative glucose monitoring systems and offers valuable services to help patients and healthcare professionals better manage diabetes care needs. For more information: www.abbottdiabetescare.com.

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AbbVie
AbbVie is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company which combines the focus of a leading-edge biotech with the expertise and structure of a long-established pharmaceutical leader. AbbVie is committed to using unique approaches to innovation to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world’s most complex and serious diseases. www.abbvie.com.

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Aegerion Pharmaceuticals
Aegerion Pharmaceuticals is a biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the development and commercialization of innovative therapies for patients with debilitating rare diseases. www.aegerion.com

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AkceaTherapeutics, a subsidiary of Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Akcea Therapeutics, a subsidiary of Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is a development and commercialization company focused on transforming the lives of patients with serious cardiometabolic lipid disorders. Akcea’s portfolio spans multiple targets and disease states, including both rare and more common lipid disorders, using advanced RNA-targeted antisense therapeutics. www.akceatx.com

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Alpinion Medcial Systems/Complete Medical Services
Alpinion Medical Systems is a leader in the development of MSK ultrasound and advanced transducer technology including high frequency imaging and advanced needle visualization. AlpinionUSA.com. Complete Medical Services, the US National Distributor for Alpinion Ultrasound Systems. CMS industry leader since 1996, with a specialty in Pain Management and MSK.

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American Board of Obesity Medicine
The American Board of Obesity Medicine (ABOM) serves the public and the field of obesity medicine by maintaining standards for assessment and credentialing physicians. Certification as an ABOM diplomate signifies specialized knowledge in the practice of obesity medicine and distinguishes a physician as having achieved competency in obesity care. Website link: http://www.abom.org

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American Society of Endocrine Physician Assistants
The American Society of Endocrine Physician Assistants (ASEPA) is a professional medical organization dedicated to Endocrine education and the advancement of Pas in Endocrinology to provide increased access to quality patient care. Endocrine-pa.com

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American Thyroid Association
The American Thyroid Association (ATA) is the leading organization devoted to thyroid biology and the prevention and treatment of thyroid disease through excellence in research, clinical care, education, and public health. ATA delivers its mission through publications, scientific meetings, grants, public/patient educational programs, and clinical practice guidelines. Visit www.thyroid.org for additional information.

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Amgen
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential. The website is www.amgen.com

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AstraZeneca
AstraZeneca is a global, innovation‐driven biopharmaceutical business that focuses on the discovery, development and commercialisation of prescription medicines, primarily for the treatment of cardiovascular, metabolic, respiratory, inflammation, autoimmune, oncology, infection and neuroscience diseases. AstraZeneca operates in over 100 countries and its innovative medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide. For more information please visit: www.astrazeneca.com

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BrighTech
Portable, user-friendly EMS/TENS products assisting with pain management during hectic lifestyle.

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CBL Path
CBLPath is a leading thyroid pathology and molecular diagnostics laboratory. Our cytopathologists interpret over 45,000 thyroid FNAs annually with an exceptionally low indeterminate rate.  We’re the only commercial lab to offer ThyroSeq v.2®, an innovative next generation sequencing assay for indeterminate thyroid FNAs, featuring high NPV, PPV, sensitivity and specificity. www.cblpath.com

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CFMS Group
C.F.M.S. offers a wide range of medical solutions to improve the quality of care to your patients. One way to help with those patients is performing Autonomic Nervous System testing. A diagnostic machine like the ANS 1 or Sudopath in your office will benefit both your patients and your practice. Please visit http://www.cfmsgroup.com

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Charleston Area Medical Center
Charleston Area Medical Center is a non-profit, 928-bed, tertiary center with more than 6,500 employees. As West Virginia’s largest teaching hospital, CAMC prepares a variety of health care professionals to care for West Virginians. CAMC hosts more than 500 students in programs leading to degrees or certifications in health professions.

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Columbian Association of Endocrinology
The Colombian Association of Endocrinology, founded on 1950, associates all endocrinologist and other health professionals in our country, looking to promote scientific and academic developments within the specialty. As well as, working for the interest of our members and society.
http://www.endocrino.org.co/

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Corcept Therapeutics
Corcept is a pharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of drugs that treat severe metabolic, oncologic and psychiatric disorders by modulating the effects of cortisol.  The company’s first product, Korlym® (mifepristone) 300mg Tablets has been approved by the FDA for the control of hyperglycemia associated with Cushing’s syndrome.www.corcept.com

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Cornerstone Wellness
Cornerstone Wellness is revolutionary evidence based, comprehensive program that empowers physicians to cure the underlying cause of metabolic syndrome and diabetes. This physician-developed program is easily installed into any Endocrinology practice, requires no additional staff, very little physician time and will increase practice revenue significantly. Website:www.cornerstonewellness.md

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Dexcom, Inc.
Dexcom, Inc., headquartered in San Diego, CA, is dedicated to helping people better manage their diabetes by providing exceptional continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) products and tools for adult and pediatric patients. Our flagship product, the Dexcom G5™ Mobile CGM System, is the first FDA-approved, fully mobile CGM platform.

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Eisai, Inc.
As the U.S. pharmaceutical subsidiary of Tokyo-based Eisai Co., Ltd., we are a fully integrated pharmaceutical business with discovery, clinical, manufacturing and marketing capabilities. Our key areas of commercial focus include oncology and specialty care (Alzheimer’s disease, epilepsy and metabolic disorders). To learn more about Eisai Inc., please visit us at www.eisai.com/US.

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EmPower® 5k Run
5K run registration booth
Sponsored by Novo Nordisk
Novo Nordisk is a global health care company with nearly a century of innovation and achievement in diabetes care. United in our passion for Changing Diabetes®, Novo Nordisk works every day to fight the diabetes pandemic and fulfill patient and health care provider needs. To learn more, visit NovoNordisk-US.com.

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Endocrine Society
Founded in 1916, the Endocrine Society is the largest global membership organization representing professionals from the entire field of endocrinology. The Society serves the needs of more than 18,500 physicians and scientists from over 120 countries. The Society membership is comprised of medical doctors, scientists, researchers, and educators.

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EndocrineWeb
EndocrineWeb.com is the most visited Endocrine website. It provides educational resource for patients and timely information for endocrine professionals. The EndocrineWeb Editorial Board is a prestigious group who oversees the development of trustworthy information presented in a clear and straightforward manner. The website is part of Vertical Health, LLC. http://www.endocrineweb.com/

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EndoLab
For Endocrinologists by Endocrinologists, EndoLab is a national leader in diagnostics utilizing the most advanced testing platforms available. Focusing on all aspects of the Endocrine system, we help physicians diagnose Adrenal, Metabolic and Hormone deficiency disorders. Our unique reference ranges are based on specific physiological indicators unlike routine laboratories. Fast turn around time, unparalleled customer service and seamless integration with your electronic systems. Experience the difference.

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Feel Good Inc.
Feel Good, Inc. provides portable TENS (transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation) units that offer a variety of benefits, including alleviating back, nerve, post-op, diabetic pain, and migraines. Our units can also improve circulation and sleep patterns, anyone looking for a safe, non-invasive solution to their pain can find relief using our product.

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Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. is a research‐driven biopharmaceutical company devoted to identifying, developing and marketing innovative products in the fields of endocrinology, obstetrics, reproductive health, osteoarthritis, gastroenterology and urology. To view all of our US offerings, please visit www.ferringusa.com.

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Florida Hospital

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GE Healthcare
GE is making a new commitment to health. Healthymagination will change the way we approach healthcare, with more than 100 innovations all focused on addressing three critical needs: lowering costs, touching more lives and improving quality. For more information, visit our website at www.gehealthcare.com.

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GSK Medical Information
GSK is a science-led global healthcare company with a mission to help people do more, feel better, live longer. We research, manufacture and make available a broad range of medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. www.gskmedicalinformation.com

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Graves’ Disease & Thyroid Foundation
The Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation provides help and hope to patients with Graves' disease, thyroid eye disease, Hashimoto’s thyroiditis, and other thyroid-related disorders. We provide credible, evidence-based information and support via phone, web, e-mail, social media, local support groups, and national educational events. http://gdatf.org/

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Health Monitor Network
Health Monitor Network® is the nation’s leading patient engagement company (40+ million patients and 360,000+ physicians).  Our mission is to facilitate dialogue between patients and healthcare professionals through the quality, independence of our content, and the strength of 30+ exclusive partnerships with Healthcare Associations and Advocacy organizations, including AACE. http://www.healthmonitor.com/products/aace-dep/aace1366.html

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Hendrick Medical Center
Hendrick Health System in Abilene, Texas, just two hours west of the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex, serves as the hub for healthcare services in the Texas Midwest. Founded in 1924, it is now licensed for 522 beds and offers a broad spectrum of services and specialties to the region’s 19 counties.

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Ideal Protein of America
Ideal Protein is a supervised, four-phase VLCD weight loss method utilizing foods of highly bio-available amino acids combined with lowered carbohydrate and fat intake. This is not a high protein diet. Rather, it is a medically sound, balanced diet wherein the dieter receives the ideal amount of protein as recommended by the FDA (.8g/kg of body weight). www.idealprotein.com

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Impeto Medical
Impeto Medical manufactures devices for non-invasive assessment of sweat gland activity through Sudorimetry. SUDOSCAN2® accurately measures the Electrochemical Skin Conductance of the hands and feet. Sudomotor function is quantified to help determine the health of the autonomic nervous system. SUDOSCAN2 is FDA cleared for use within the US.

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Insulet Corporation
OmniPod® is the world’s first tube-free insulin delivery system that provides insulin-dependent patients the opportunity to better manage their diabetes with freedom, comfort and simplicity, unlike any other traditional pump or multiple daily injection regimen. Insulet Corporation, 800.591.3455; visit MyOmniPod.com.

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Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc.
Intarcia Therapeutics, Inc. is developing innovative therapies that merge medicine and technology to transform the lives of patients suffering from chronic diseases. Our lead investigational compound, ITCA 650 (continuous subcutaneous delivery of exenatide), is currently being evaluated for type 2 diabetes in the FREEDOM Phase 3 clinical program.

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Johnson & Johnson Diabetes Solutions Companies
Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a pharmaceutical company of Johnson & Johnson, provides medicines for an array of health concerns in several therapeutic areas, including: diabetes, mental health, and cardiovascular disease.

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Lilly USA, LLC
Lilly has been a global leader in diabetes care since 1923, when we introduced the world’s
first commercial insulin. Today, through research and collaboration, a broad and growing product portfolio, and a continued commitment to providing real solutions—we strive to make life better for people affected by diabetes. www.lillydiabetes.com

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Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic is a nonprofit worldwide leader in medical care, research and education for people from all walks of life. The Referring Provider Office is a resource for all providers outside of Mayo Clinic, whether you are getting in touch with Mayo for the first time or have an ongoing relationship with us and our providers. We want to collaborate with you!
www.mayoclinic.org

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Medtronic, Inc.
As a global leader in medical technology, services and solutions, Medtronic improves the lives and health of millions of people each year. We use our deep clinical, therapeutic, and economic expertise to address the complex challenges faced by healthcare systems today. Let’s take healthcare Further, Together. Learn more at Medtronic.com.

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Merck
Today's Merck is working to help the world be well. Through our medicines, vaccines, biologic therapies, and animal products, we work with customers and operate in more than 140 countries to deliver innovative health solutions
www.merck.com

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MyGenetx
MyGenetx is a CLIA certified molecular and chemistry laboratory with a national footprint in chronic disease management, cardiology, preventive medicine, corporate wellness, and rural health. We offer advanced genetic testing, prompt turn around time, and customized ordering and shipping. We understand the importance of education and offer www.GenomixUniversity.com for physicians.

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National Adrenal Diseases Foundation
The National Adrenal Diseases Foundation is a not for profit, patient advocacy organization that informs, educates, and supports those with adrenal disease and their families to improve their quality of life. Our goals are: 1.To stop death from undiagnosed Addison’s disease. 2. To improve life quality of those who suffer from adrenal disease. 3. To promote the study of adrenal disease to improve treatment and find cures.

211

NIH-NIDDK
NIH’s National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) conducts and supports medical research and translates findings to bring science-based tools and information to patients, health care providers, and the public. NIDDK addresses diabetes, obesity, nutrition; kidney, urologic, and digestive diseases; and some endocrine, metabolic, and blood disorders.www.niddk.nih.gov

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Novo Nordisk - Diabetes Care
Novo Nordisk is a global health care company with nearly a century of innovation and achievement in diabetes care. United in our passion for Changing Diabetes®, Novo Nordisk works every day to fight the diabetes pandemic and fulfill patient and health care provider needs. To learn more, visit NovoNordisk-US.com.

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Novo Nordisk - Obesity Care
As a world leader in therapeutic proteins and specialized health care, Novo Nordisk does more than produce medicines. We work to close the gap between the number of people who need care and those who receive it, and help improve access to adequate health care for people with chronic conditions.
Website: http://novonordisk-us.com

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Novo Nordisk - Rethink Obesity®
As a world leader in therapeutic proteins and specialized health care, Novo Nordisk does more than produce medicines. We work to close the gap between the number of people who need care and those who receive it, and help improve access to adequate health care for people with chronic conditions.
Website: http://novonordisk-us.com

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OSF HealthCare
OSF HealthCare, an integrated healthcare network in the state of Illinois, consists of 11 acute care facilities and 2 colleges of nursing. A strong referral base exists from 700 employed physicians in various specialties and 300 advanced practitioners in 90 locations throughout the state. Academic and research opportunities exist. https://www.osfhealthcare.org/about/

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Quidel Corporation
Quidel® Corporation is committed to enhancing health and well-being through innovative diagnostic solutions. Quidel assays use lateral-flow, direct fluorescent antibody, molecular and other technologies to improve patient outcomes and give economic benefits to healthcare providers. With leading brands - QuickVue®, AmpliVue®, Lyra®, MicroVue™, D3® Direct Detection™, Thyretain®, Sofia®, and Solana®, Quidel aids in the detection and diagnosis of critical diseases and conditions. www.quidel.com

215

Robard Corporation
80% of people with diabetes are overweight. With effective medically-supervised obesity treatment, metabolic control of type 2 diabetes can help control or minimize the associated complications. Robard Corporation provides hands on training, protocols, and business support for starting/operating a medical obesity treatment program within 60 days. Visit booth #624.

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Rosetta Genomics
Rosetta Genomics works to improve the lives of patients by leveraging expertise in diagnostic and therapeutic innovations. Rosetta discovers, develops and commercializes next generation diagnostic tests for personalized medicine, which are available through its CAP accredited, CLIA certified labs in Philadelphia, PA and Lake Forest, CA

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Sanofi
Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Sanofi has core strengths in diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and Genzyme. Sanofi is listed in Paris (EURONEXT: SAN) and in New York (NYSE: SNY). Sanofi is the holding company of a consolidated group of subsidiaries and operates in the United States as Sanofi US. For more information on Sanofi US, please visit http://www.sanofi.us and http://www.news.sanofi.us/social-media or call 1-800-981-2491.

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Sanofi Genzyme
Sanofi Genzyme focuses on developing specialty treatments for debilitating diseases that are often difficult to diagnose and treat, providing hope to patients and their families. www.sanofigenzyme.com

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Sanofi-Regeneron
Sanofi and Regeneron
Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, discovers, develops, and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients’ needs. Regeneron, a leading biopharmaceutical company, discovers, develops, manufactures, and commercializes biologic medicines for serious medical conditions. Since 2007, Sanofi and Regeneron have collaborated to develop and commercialize fully human monoclonal antibodies utilizing proprietary technologies.

601

Shire
Shire enables people with life-altering conditions to lead better lives.
Our strategy is to focus on developing and marketing innovative specialty medicines to meet significant unmet patient needs. We provide treatments in Neuroscience, Rare Diseases, Gastrointestinal, and Internal Medicine and we are developing treatments for symptomatic conditions treated by specialist physicians in other targeted therapeutic areas, such as Ophthalmology. Please visit www.shire.com

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Southeast Georgia Health System
Greetings from Southeast Georgia Health System! We are excited to share our opportunity that combines professional challenges and a Coastal lifestyle.  The Golden Isles is a wonderful place to live, work and raise your family. Our warm climate allows us to enjoy the outdoors year-round; your difficulty may be deciding what to do next!

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Strongbridge Biopharma
Strongbridge Biopharma is a biopharmaceutical company focused on bridging treatment gaps in rare diseases, initially in endocrine disorders. COR-003 is the lead product candidate, being evaluated for endogenous Cushing’s syndrome in the SONICS trial. www.strongbridgebio.com

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Sun Pharma
Sun Pharma is the world's fifth largest specialty generic pharmaceutical company and India's top pharmaceutical company. A vertically integrated business, economies of scale and an extremely skilled team enable us to deliver quality products in a timely manner at affordable prices.

906

Tallahassee Memorial Healthcare, Physician Partners, Endocrine Specialists

524

Tandem Diabetes Care, Inc.
Tandem Diabetes Care offers innovative insulin pumps.  The t:slim® Pump, CGM-enabled t:slim G4™ Pump, and large capacity t:flex® Pump all share a simple to use touch-screen.

910

ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association

1205

U.S. Jaclean, Inc.

320

Valdosta Family Medicine Associates, P.C.

625

Valeritas Inc.

424

Valeant Pharmaceuticals North America, LLC
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. is a multinational specialty pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of pharmaceutical products primarily in the areas of dermatology, eye health, neurology and branded generics. More information about Valeant can be found at www.valeant.com.

1209

Veracyte
Veracyte, Inc. develops the Afirma® Thyroid FNA Analysis, a comprehensive thyroid nodule management solution. Afirma integrates high-volume, thyroid-specialized cytopathology and genomic science to help doctors improve patient care by reducing the number of thyroid surgeries, minimizing patient anxiety and healthcare costs, and facilitating a decision about surgery in one patient visit. The centerpiece of Afirma is its Gene Expression Classifier, a genomic test that clarifies indeterminate thyroid nodule cytopathology results as benign or suspicious for cancer. Afirma has been validated in numerous peer-reviewed studies and is recommended in several key practice guidelines. Additionally, Afirma is now covered by most major health insurance plans in addition to Medicare.

301

Welch Allyn
The Welch Allyn® RetinaVue™ Network is a proven turnkey DR screening program made simple and affordable enough for primary-care settings that now features the new RetinaVue 100 Imager—the world's most advanced handheld fundus camera. Stop by Booth 620 or visit RetinaVue.com online!

620

Wolters Kluwer Health
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, a Wolters Kluwer Health company is a leading international publisher of medical books, journals, and electronic media. We proudly offer specialized publications and software for physicians, nurses, students and clinicians. Please visit our booth to browse our comprehensive product line.

1201

World Congress on Prevention of Diabetes
World Congress on Prevention of Diabetes & Its Complications is a global forum with high quality scientific discussions listening to experiences from diabetes prevention programs implemented worldwide. Since 1996 when the first historic Congress took place in Copenhagen, Denmark, Rome, Italy, Hong Kong, Chennai, India, Helsinki, Finland, Dresden, Germany, Spain & Colombia.  Website: www.wcpd9.com

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