SPECIAL
EVENTS

With so much going on, we don’t want you to miss a beat!
Join us at one of these events.

 

Keynote Address from Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, former United States Surgeon General  

Thursday, May 4 | 8:45 – 9:30 AM

We are honored to welcome Regina M. Benjamin, MD, MBA as our 2023 Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker. In addition to serving as the 18th Surgeon General of the United States, Dr. Benjamin is the Founder and CEO of BayouClinic in La Batre, Alabama.

Open to all registered attendees.

First Time Attendee Meet-Up

Thursday, May 4 | 10:00 – 10:30 AM

There is a lot to explore at AACE23! If this is your first time attending, stop by our meet-up to learn a few tips from our vets on how you can maximize your meeting experience, hear about the new and exciting programs for this year and connect with new friends.

Invitation Only

NEW! Welcome Block Party with Industry

Thursday, May 4 | 4:30 – 5:30 PM

Before heading off to dinner in Seattle, enjoy a relaxed opportunity to meet, greet and socialize with new and old colleagues at our first ever Welcome Block Party in the Learning Zone.

Open to all registered attendees.

Satellite Symposia

Thursday, May 4 | 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Friday, May 5 | 7:00 – 9:00 PM

You are definitely going to want to put holds on your calendar for the evenings of Thursday and Friday 7pm - 9pm to join AACE’s partners for In-Depth Symposiums. Learners can earn an additional 1.5 CME/CE as well as enjoy a dinner buffet.

Open to all registered attendees.

Awards Presentation

Friday, May 5 | 8:00 – 8:15 AM

AACE Awards are coveted and respected throughout the endocrine community. Join us as we recognize the extraordinary accomplishments and exceptional contributions of individuals who have made a significant impact on our mission to elevate clinical endocrinology to improve global health.

Open to all registered attendees.

Fellows & Program Director’s Meet-Up

Friday, May 5 | 1:00 – 1:45 PM

Join us to meet other fellow and program directors at the meeting! Enjoy discussions on Endocrine boards and fellowship recruitment.

Open to all registered fellows and program directors.

Thyroid Hands-On Skills Training

Friday, May 5 | 1:30 PM – 5:00 PM

Through this education, learners will improve their abilities to:

  • Review the components of a comprehensive neck ultrasound through didactic and practical sessions
  • Discuss the indications and limitations of neck ultrasound in the management of patients with thyroid nodules, cancer, and hyperparathyroidism
  • Interpret and communicate ultrasound findings

Additional fee at registration check-out

NEW! Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging Interactive Evening Group Think + Reception

Friday, May 5 | 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Today’s environment calls all of us, and our institutions and practices, to take a critical look at how to better connect with our patients and colleagues on the importance of diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging as a determinant of health. Attendees will use Group Think in small groups to answer, “How can we better address disparities and health equity through DE&I practices?”.  This session will be moderated by a DEI&B expert, who will lead the group through a series of thought-provoking questions. Participants will walk away better equipped to affect change within their professional environment by sharing experiences, knowledge and insights learned. All attendees are welcome to participate in this evening workshop. Space is limited, so reserve your spot. We look forward to sharing best practices and centering our efforts to facilitate health and well-being across the AACE community. Plenty of food and drinks will be provided to keep the thoughts flowing!

Open to all registered attendees.

The New Diabetes Algorithm Release

The Annual Meeting will deliver a 2023 update of the AACE Comprehensive Type 2 Diabetes (T2D) Management Algorithm. This update will provide a concise roadmap for incorporation of new therapies and management approaches that align with the 2022 update of the AACE evidence-based clinical practice guideline "Developing a Diabetes Mellitus Comprehensive Care Plan."

Don’t miss! Session on new algorithm presented exclusively at the 2023 AACE Annual Meeting.

Open to all registered attendees.

Diabetes Hands-On Skills Training

Saturday, May 6 | 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Through this education, learners will improve their abilities to:

  • Discuss CGM and the role it plays in managing the patient with diabetes.
  • Identify patients for whom CGM use is appropriate.
  • Interpret CGM results to provide optimal treatment for a patient.
  • Apply communication strategies with patients and caregivers in discussing the benefits of an insulin pump and other diabetes technologies to determine patient readiness. 
  • Examine new technologies to recommend the best treatment for each patient.

Additional fee at registration check-out

FACE & MACE Convocation

Saturday, May 6 | 3:30 – 4:30 PM

An AACE time honored tradition for the past 30 years recognizing those who have met the criteria for being awarded Fellow of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (FACE), and those who are being awarded Master American Association of Clinical Endocrinology (MACE). Celebrate with us as we watch the FACE inductees walk the stage and be recognized for their professional achievements in the field of Endocrinology.

Open to all registered attendees.

Presidents Party – An Evening in Seattle

Saturday, May 6 | 6:00 – 8:30 PM

Help us close out AACE’s 2023 Annual Meeting in style by joining AACE President Dr. Reddy for an Evening in Seattle! We will be taking a trip around the city to pay homage to all things SEATTLE. With entertainment that will make you get up on your feet and dance, along with food and drinks that will delight. We cannot wait to celebrate with you!

Open to all registered attendees.