Women in Endocrinology: ENDO 2019

New Orleans, LA US

The meeting is open to all Women in Endocrinology (WE) members and interested endocrinologists. In addition to highlighting the WE activities in 2019, the meeting will include an invited speaker to discuss career development and mentorship of women: "Pursuit of a Successful and Meaningful Academic Career: How to have your cake and eat it, too" by Lila Nachtigall, MD. Dr. Nachtigall is Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at New York University School of Medicine.

Target Audience

This continuing medical education activity should be of substantial interest to Adult and Pediatric Endocrinologists, Internal Medicine and Primary Care Physicians, and Fellows.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the unique contributions of women endocrinologists.
  • Be aware of the status of women in endocrinology.
  • Be cognizant of the remaining inequalities for women in endocrinology.

Additional Information

Target Audience: 
Clinical researcher
Scientific researcher
Competency Area: 
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Topic Area: 
General Endocrinology
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))
Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 0.50 CME Certificate of Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
Marriott New Orleans Convention Center, Blaine Kern Ballroom
859 Convention Center Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States

Blaine Kern Ballroom (First Floor)

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 following planners reported no financial relationships: Lila Nachtigall, MD; Melanie Schorr, MD;Suman Srinivasa, MD; Shannon Whirledge, PhD, MSC
Endocrine Society staff associated with the development of content for this activity reported no financial relationships.
This disclosure information is included for transparency purposes. However, during a review of these financial relationships, it was determined that the relationships do not create any conflicts of interest in the development or delivery of this activity. 

Accreditation Statement

The Endocrine Society is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The Endocrine Society has achieved Accreditation with Commendation.

The Endocrine Society designates this enduring material for a maximum of .5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Available Credit

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