Press Releases: 2011

  • 4/18/11 8:08 am EDT
    Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD, FACP, FACE, FACN, ECNU, was elected Treasurer of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) at its 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress in San Diego, on Saturday, April 16, 2011. “AACE is working to discover new ways to bring endocrine teaching and education to practicing endocrinologists. I believe I can offer commentary and leadership in a host of other AACE issues that can arisemore...
  • 4/18/11 8:08 am EDT
    Novo Nordisk Inc. was presented the Corporate Philanthropy Award at the Platinum Level by the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) at its Convocation during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress in San Diego, on Saturday, April 16, 2011. The Corporate Philanthropy Award is presented to corporate sponsors who have made significant contributions to ACE at one of threemore...
  • 4/18/11 8:08 am EDT
    Augusto D. Litonjua, MD, FACE, was presented the International Clinician Award by the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) at its Convocation during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress in San Diego, on Saturday, April 16, 2011. The International Clinician Award is given to a clinical endocrinologist practicing outside of the US in recognition of delivering outstandingmore...
  • 4/18/11 8:08 am EDT
    Steven V. Edelman, MD, was presented the Distinction in Clinical Endocrinology Award by the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) at its Convocation during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress in San Diego, on Saturday, April 16, 2011. The Distinction in Clinical Endocrinology Award is given annually to a member of AACE in recognition of advancing the understanding ofmore...
  • 4/18/11 8:08 am EDT

    Project Dulce Provides Diabetes Clinical Care and Education to the Underserved in San Diego

    Scripps Health endocrinologist Athena Philis-Tsimikas, M.D., received the Outstanding Service Award for the Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population, recognizing her leadership of Project Dulce, a diabetes disease management program for the underserved and ethnically diverse populations in San Diego. The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) presented the award at its 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congressmore...
  • 4/18/11 8:08 am EDT
    Charles Kilo, MD, FACP, FACE, was presented the Outstanding Clinical Endocrinologist Award from the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) at its 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress in San Diego, on Thursday, April 14, 2011. The AACE Outstanding Clinical Endocrinologist Award is given annually to an AACE member in recognition of dedicated and compassionate care provided to patients with endocrine diseases,more...
  • 4/12/11 8:08 am EDT

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    It was one of the most memorable winters in recent history with snowstorms wreaking havoc across the U.S. causing transportation delays, power outages and structural damage. With tornado season set to start this month, Americans now have a new type of weather phenomenon with which to contend. When weather emergencies or natural disasters strike, millions are often left stranded in their homes, without power, utilities, or a way outmore...
  • 4/12/11 8:08 am EDT
    A. Enrique Caballero, MD, was presented the Outstanding Service Award for the Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) at its 20th Annual Meeting and Clinical Congress in San Diego, on Friday, April 15, 2011. The Outstanding Service Award for the Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population is given to an individual for outstandingmore...
  • 4/5/11 9:24 am EDT
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) released new medical guidelines for developing comprehensive care plan for management of diabetes mellitus. The guidelines are published in Supplement 2 of the March/April 2011 issue of the association’s official medical journal, Endocrine Practice (Handelsman Y, et al. American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Medical Guidelines for Clinicalmore...
  • 2/18/11 9:47 am EST
    JACKSONVILLE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Secretary, Jeffrey I. Mechanick, MD, FACP, FACE, FACN, ECNU has been appointed to the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition (PCFSN) Science Board. The PCFSN Science Board is comprised of ten of the top researchers and academicians in the areas of physical activity, fitness and nutrition who are selected due to the significant contributions theymore...