Hypoparathyroidism: New Treatments and Guidelines

Friday, April 1, 2016 | 6:30 – 9:30 PM EST
Renaissance Boston Waterfront Hotel, Pacific Ballroom

This course is a live CME-certified ancillary symposium presented at ENDO 2016, the Endocrine Society's 98th Annual Meeting and Expo, held in Boston, Massachusetts, April 1–4, 2016. ENDO 2016 ancillary symposia are developed through the Endocrine Society’s Special Programs Committee (SPC). There is no cost to attend, and all ENDO 2016 attendees are welcome; however, seating is limited and advance registration is recommended. You must be registered for ENDO 2016 to attend an ENDO 2016 ancillary symposium.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

SYMPOSIUM AGENDA

Opening and Welcome
Program Director: John Bilezikian, MD – Columbia University

The Burden of Disease
Michael Mannstadt, MD – Massachusetts General Hospital

Calcium, Vitamin D and PTH for Hypoparathyroidism
Dolores Shoback, MD – University of California, San Francisco

New Guidelines for Evaluation and Management
John Bilezikian, MD – Columbia Unviersity

Question Grab Bag and Concluding Remarks

Target Audience

This activity is intended for endocrinologists, internists, surgeons, basic scientists, and other health care professionals with a shared special interest in the latest advances in hormone research and clinical endocrinology.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this educational activity, learners will be better able to:

  • Recognize the scope of the disease burden of hypoparathyroidism and its complications
  • Weigh the advantages, limitations, and safety of available treatment options
  • Summarize the evidence and principles of recently published guidelines

Additional Information

Target Audience: 
Physician-in-practice
Fellow
Resident
Clinical researcher
Scientific researcher
Educator/Teacher
Pharmacist
Nurse/Nurse practitioner
Physician assistant
Allied health professional
Other
Competency Area: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Topic Area: 
Bone and Calciotropic Hormones
Quality Improvement and Healthcare Delivery
General Endocrinology
Neuroendocrinology and Pituitary
Level of Outcomes: 
Level 1 (Participation)
Level 2 (Satisfaction)
Level 3A (Learning: Declarative Knowledge (Knows))
Level 3B (Learning: Procedural Knowledge (Knows How))
Level 4 (Learning: Competence (Shows How))
Level 5 (Performance (Does))
Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 2.50 CME Certificate of Participation
Course opens: 
04/01/2016
Course expires: 
04/01/2017
Rating: 
5
Boston, MA 02210
United States

John Bilezikian, MD – Program Director
Dorothy L. and Daniel H. Silberberg Professor of Medicine
Professor of Pharmacology
Chief, Division of Endocrinology
College of Physicians and Surgeons
Columbia University
New York, NY

Michael Mannstadt, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Endocrinologist at Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Dolores Shoback, MD
Professor of Medicine
University of California-San Francisco
Staff Physician, San Francisco VA Medical Center
San Francisco, CA

DISCLOSURE POLICY

The faculty, committee members, and staff who are in position to control the content of this activity are required to disclose to the Endocrine Society and to learners any relevant financial relationship(s) of the individual or spouse/partner that have occurred within the last 12 months with any commercial interest(s) whose products or services are related to the CME content. Financial relationships are defined by remuneration in any amount from the commercial interest(s) in the form of grants; research support; consulting fees; salary; ownership interest (e.g., stocks, stock options, or ownership interest excluding diversified mutual funds); honoraria or other payments for participation in speakers' bureaus, advisory boards, or boards of directors; or other financial benefits. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent CME planners with relevant financial relationships from planning or delivery of content, but rather to provide learners with information that allows them to make their own judgments of whether these financial relationships may have influenced the educational activity with regard to exposition or conclusion.

The Endocrine Society has reviewed all disclosures and resolved or managed all identified conflicts of interest, as applicable.

The faculty reported the following relevant financial relationship(s) during the content development process for this activity:
John Bilezikian, MD: Consultant, Amgen, Merck, Shire, Radius Health; Principal Investigator, Amgen, Shire
Michael Mannstadt, MD: Advisory Board Member, NPS (Shire); Ad Hoc Consultant, Amgen, Chugai
Dolores Shoback, MD: Consultant, Shire

The following SPC member who planned and reviewed content for this activity reported no relevant financial relationships:
Natalie Cusano, MD

The following SPC Committee members reported relevant financial relationships:
Zahid Ahmad, MD: Consultant, Regeneron; Speaker, Amgen, Genzyme
Sarah Berga, MD: Advisory Board, Agile Therapeutics, Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Watson Pharmaceuticals, Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries, Shionogi, Inc.; Consultant, AHC Media, LLC, Shionogi, Inc.
Paresh Dandona, MD, PhD, FRCP: Consultant and Speaker, AstraZeneca, Bristol Myers Squibb, Janssen, Merck, Novo Nordisk
Irl Hirsch, MD: Consultant, Abbott Laboratories, Johnson & Johnson, Roche Diagnostics, Valeritas; Investigator, Sanofi
E Michael Lewiecki, MD: Consultant, Amgen, Eli Lilly, Merck, Radius Health, AgNovos Healthcare, Theranova; Research Grant Support, Amgen, Eli Lilly, Merck
Lisa Nachtigall, MD: Consultant, Genentech; Consultant and Principal Investigator, Ipsen
Amy Rothberg, MD: Consultant, Novo Nordisk; Speaker, Takeda Pharmaceuticals
Guillermo E Umpierrez, MD, CDE: Advisory Board and Consultant, Abbott, Boehringer Ingelheim, Merck, Novo Nordisk, Regeneron, Sanofi; Research Grant Support, Boehringer Ingelheim, Merck & Co., Novo Nordisk, Regeneron

The following SPC members reported no relevant financial relationships: John Carmichael, MD; Alan Kelly, MD; Larry Fox, MD; Michael S Irwig, MD; Connie B Newman, MD

Endocrine Society and Rockpointe staff associated with the development of content for this activity reported no relevant financial relationships.

Available Credit

  • 2.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 2.50 CME Certificate of Participation

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/01/2016
Course expires: 
04/01/2017