Live Ancillary Symposium: Keeping Sight of Thyroid Eye Disease

This program is a 60-minute virtual webinar including live Q&A that will be available on-demand on Endocrine Society's Center for Learning platform.

This program was funded through educational grants from Horizon Therapeutics.

The webinar and recording will include a pre-survey, post-assessment, evaluation, and follow-up survey, and will be certified for up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit and 1 ABIM MOC Point.

Registrants of this program prior to the event date will automatically be registered for the live webinar and will be sent login information 24-48 hours before the event. If you are unable to attend the live webinar, the recording will be available within 5-10 business days.

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of the activities, participants should be better able to:

  • Describe the basic pathophysiology of Graves’ disease and thyroid eye disease.
  • Analyze early signs and symptoms of thyroid eye disease, including criteria for stratifying mild, moderate, and severe disease, and determinants of disease activity.
  • Evaluate new and emerging biological agents for treatment of thyroid eye disease.

Additional Information

Target Audience: 
Clinical researcher
Scientific researcher
Nurse/Nurse practitioner
Physician assistant
Allied health professional
Competency Area: 
Medical Knowledge
Topic Area: 
Thyroid/HPT Axis
Level of Outcomes: 
Level 3A (Learning: Declarative Knowledge (Knows))
Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.00 CME Certificate of Participation
Course opens: 
Course expires: 


The program will focus on clinical presentations on state of care, challenges, and emerging therapies of Thyroid Eye Disease. Topics covered will include:  

  • Overview of Thyroid Eye Disease Pathophysiology 
  • Clinical Features: Improving Diagnosis 
  • Current and Emerging Therapeutic Landscape 
  • Question and Answer 
Terry J. Smith, MD 

Frederick G.L. Huetwell Professor 
Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences 
Professor of Internal Medicine 
University of Michigan Medical School 
Ann Arbor, Michigan 

Don O. Kikkawa, MD 

Chief, Division of Oculofacial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 
Professor of Ophthalmology 
Vice-Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology 
University of California San Diego 
La Jolla, CA 

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The Endocrine Society designates each webinar will to be certified for up to 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits and 1 ABIM MOC Points. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.   For questions about content or obtaining CME credit, please contact the Endocrine Society at 


Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 1 MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine’s (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program, for each webinar. It is the CME activity provider’s responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit. 


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Available Credit

  • 1.00 ABIM MOC
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
  • 1.00 CME Certificate of Participation