The 20th European Congress of Endocrinology will be held from 19 – 22 May 2018 in Barcelona, Spain.
This year’s programme will include 11 prize and plenary lectures, 30 symposia on the most salient topics in endocrinology, 16 Meet the Expert – Clinician sessions , 3 Meet the Expert – Basic Scientist sessions, 6 New Scientific Approaches sessions, 6 debates and a Special Endo-ERN dedicated session and stand.
On May 22nd, from 9:45 to 10:45 the Endo-ERN Session will be held demonstrating concrete examples of added value for patient care, led by Jerome Bertherat. Endo-ERN cooddinator, Alberto Pereira, will open the session with a presentation on Endo-ERN structure and virtual consultation of rare disease cases using the EU-ERN CPMS. The paediatric chair of Endo-ERN, Olaf Hiort, will discuss case specific examples of DSD and Hypogonadotropic hypogonadism as models for caring for rare disease across the life span. After that ePAG patient representative Manuela Brösamle will speak of the patient and family perspectives of DSD.
Endo-ERN has a shared exhibition stand together with EuRRECA for the whole duration of the congress. This stand will display posters and you will have the unique opportunity to meet-and-greet Endo-ERN experts who chair specific Work Packages or Main Thematic Groups. Don’t hesitate to drop by and keep an eye on our twitter account for special announcements!
We look forward to meeting you there.
Steering Committee & Advisory Board meeting
The Endo-ERN steering committee & advisory board meeting will take place on the 20th of May, 2018 from 13:00 – 15:30.