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Together, We Are AACE

  • ABOUT

  • OUR MISSION

We are a global, inclusive community of endocrine-focused clinical members, affiliates and partners from every walk of professional life. We promote both formal and informal knowledge-sharing through our publications and education- and communication-focused programs. We pride ourselves in offering a uniquely personal experience that gives every member of our community a voice. Learn More

Our mission is elevating the practice of clinical endocrinology to improve global health.Learn More

We are the organization focused on endocrinology, diabetes, and metabolism that is most:

  • Recognized worldwide for its clinical leadership

  • Valued by clinical endocrinologists and other healthcare professionals

  • Trusted by patients

  • Respected by healthcare decision-makers and the public

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THE LATEST NEWS &
UPDATES

  • Warning: Recent Uptick in F.A.C.E. Scams

    We have been notified of several fellowship and medical board scams that are targeting physicians by offering a medical certification and/or endocrinology fellowship designation (FACE) from a medical association for a fee.

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  • Announcing our 2021 Awards, MACE and FACE recipients

    Congratulations to our 2021 Awards, MACE and FACE recipients. All recipients will be honored during our upcoming Annual Meeting 2021.

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  • The Health Care Workforce Shortage Issue In Congress

    The COVID-19 pandemic revealed to Federal public policymakers and the general public the need for more health care providers. More importantly, there was a greater realization of a shortage in underserved areas, particularly in certain urban, rural, and Native American settings. Learn how congress is solving the crisis in the health care workforce.

    The Health Care Workforce Shortage Issue In Congress
  • Calendar Year (CY) 2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule

    On July 13, 2021, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) posted the proposed rule for the 2022 Physician Fee Schedule (PFS) and other Medicare Part B issues. Learn how the results can bring better accessibility, quality, affordability, empowerment, and innovation.

    2022 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule
  • 2022 Meetings Update from CEO Paul Markowski

    After over a year of producing virtual events during an uncertain time, we are planning for a potential return to in-person events that brings both excitement and new opportunities. As a valued member of our AACE Community, I would like to be transparent with you and share how we are planning a return to in-person conferences in 2022.

    2022 AACE Meetings Update
  • AACE Position Statement: Coronavirus (COVID-19) Vaccine and the Endocrine Community

    The COVID-19 pandemic entered a new promising phase when the first vaccines for preventing severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection became available in late 2020. We at AACE have recommendations for both endocrine patients and care providers.

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  • Medicare Payment Rules

    On November 2, 2021, the U. S. Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released several final Calendar Year 2022 payment rules. Learn how these rules cover physician fee schedule, hospital outpatient and ambulatory surgical centers, and more.

    Medicare Payment Rules
  • Federal Policy Update - Nov. 2021

    On November 19th, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5376, the “Build Back Better Act”. Learn about the new federal policy updates and how it will support the major health care provisions in H.R. 5376.

    Federal Policy Update - Nov. 2021
  • Volunteer Now to Help Update Our Obesity Guidelines

    We're seeking volunteers to update the 2016 Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Medical Care of Patients with Obesity. Volunteer now!

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  • The Outlook For Telehealth Post COVID-19 Pandemic

    The Coronavirus Preparedness and Response Supplemental Appropriations Act of 2020 [Public Law 116-123] authorized the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to waive statutory requirements with respect to telehealth services under Medicare for the duration of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.

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  • AACE 2021 Election Results

    Congratulations to the newly elected Officers and Board members.

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  • How AACE is Leading the Way for Clinical Endocrinology

    An update for current AACE members. On October 20, 2020 - we launched a transformed AACE brand and community. While there are a number of changes that were revealed on October 20, here is what you need to know about our direction.

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  • Federal Policy Update

    On May 25, the Senate confirmed Chiquita Brooks-LaSure to be the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Administrator by a vote of 55-44. She was sworn in two days later. In her first interview, Brooks-LaSure stated that her top priorities will be to expand health insurance coverage and address health disparities.

    Federal Policy Update
  • Presenting PrescriptionHelp.aace.com – A directory of endocrine prescription affordability programs

    Presenting PrescriptionHelp.aace.com – A directory of prescription affordability programs and resources for your endocrine patients to help them acquire the medications they need at reduced out-of-pocket costs.

  • In Memoriam: Alan J. Garber, MD, PhD, MACE

    It is with great sadness that I share the news of Dr. Alan Garber’s passing yesterday on April 9, 2020. Dr. Garber was a Charter Member of AACE, as well as a Past President of both AACE and ACE.

  • No Surprises Billing Proposed Regulations

    On July 1, 2021, the “No Surprises Act” Interim Final Rule, Part I, was issued. Learn how this announcement is the first in a series of regulations aimed at shielding patients from increased financial hardships stemming from surprise medical bills.

    No Surprises Billing Proposed Regulations
  • Former AADE rebrands as Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists

    The former American Association of Diabetes Educators is now the Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (ADCES). The rebranding reflects the association’s shift from referencing the specialty title as “diabetes educator” to the more comprehensive “diabetes care and education specialist.”

  • New Updates to the AACE Diabetes Algorithm

    The AACE diabetes algorithm is a comprehensive management algorithm that covers lifestyle, obesity, prediabetes, lipids, hypertension and glucose management strategies.

  • New Direct-to-Patient Pharmacy Program Helps Abbvie Provide Thyroid Patients Better Access to Synthroid

    AbbVie has launched a new SYNTHROID DELIVERS PROGRAM, a direct-to-patient pharmacy program that offers patients a cash-pay option to receive Synthroid consistently and conveniently.

  • AACE 2020 Election Results

    We are pleased to report to you the results of the AACE 2020 elections. Dr. Daniel L. Hurley, Chair of the Nominating Committee, thanks the members of the Nominating Committee for their time and effort evaluating a number of excellent candidates for Officer positions and the Board of Directors and for developing a strong slate of candidates for the 2020 election.

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  • FDA approves additional doses of Trulicity® (dulaglutide) for the treatment of type 2 diabetes

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved two additional doses of Eli Lilly and Company's (NYSE: LLY) Trulicity® (dulaglutide). The approval expands the label of once-weekly Trulicity to include 3.0 mg and 4.5 mg doses based on data from AWARD-11. The phase 3 trial showed the additional doses led to further benefits in A1C and body weight reduction when compared to Trulicity 1.5 mg in people with type 2 diabetes.

  • President/CEO Update to AACE Members – April 2020

    We continue to think of you during this unprecedented season. While over the last several weeks you have received many helpful pieces of guidance, research, and news updates - today we simply wish to remind you that our priority remains to be you: our members. You are the heart of AACE, and you are our foremost thought that guides anything and everything we do.

  • FDA Requests Withdrawal of Belviq XR (lorcaserin) from the Market

    Due to signals in safety clinical trials showing possible increased risk of cancer, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) requested that the manufacturer of Belviq, Belviq XR (lorcaserin) voluntarily withdraw the weight-loss drug from the U.S. market.

  • U.S. President Takes Action to Lower Drug Prices for Americans

    President Trump signed four executive orders aimed at lowering the prices Americans pay for prescription drugs, including insulin.

COMMUNITY
PERSPECTIVES

I am proud to be an AACE member and to witness the continued growth of this organization.

Dr. Matthew Levine

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One of our great strengths is our diversity: our growing AACE community represents a huge wealth and resource of people of diverse backgrounds.

Dr. Leslie Eldeiry

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I am excited about our AACE and the place for clinical endocrinology in tomorrow’s health care ecosphere.

Dr. Sethu Reddy

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