Women in Endocrinology: ENDO 2018

Chicago, IL US

Women in Endocrinology (WE) Annual Meeting/Dinner

The dinner meeting is open to all Women in Endocrinology (WE) members and interested endocrinologists. In addition to highlighting the WE activities in 2018, the meeting will include an invited speaker to discuss gender equity in academic medicine, the importance of mentorship, and career development strategies: "Women in Endocrinology: Contributions and Concerns" by Francine Kaufman, MD. Dr. Kaufaman is Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics and Communications at USC, The Center for Diabetes, Endocrinology & Metabolism.

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: 
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place - Regency Ballroom
2233 S Martin Luther King Dr.
Chicago, IL 60616
United States

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: Kelly Roszko, MD, PhD; Melanie Schorr, MD;Suman Srinivasa, MD; Shannon Whirledge, PhD, MSC; Whitney Woodmansee, MD 
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. 

Available Credit

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