Press Releases: 2012

  • 5/24/12 8:05 am EDT
    PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) welcomes a delegation of endocrinologists from China to its 21st Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress in Philadelphia May 23-27. It is the first time a group of endocrinologists from the world’s most populous nation has visited this AACE event. The Chinese physicians will attend lectures and events, review industry exhibits, meet with AACE leadership and examine themore...
  • 5/23/12 1:47 pm EDT

     “How To” video also available to guide emergency kit creation

    Today, the American College of Endocrinology (ACE) and Lilly Diabetes launched the“EmPower Diabetes Emergency Plan”– a newly designed resource to help people with diabetes prepare for emergency situations – big or small. (Download at www.EmPowerYourHealth.org).The EmPower Diabetes Emergency Plan represents a new phase for the program, previously known as the Diabetes Disaster Plan, originally launched by ACE and Lilly Diabetes in 2006 following Hurricane Katrina. The new plan extends beyondmore...
  • 5/23/12 7:44 am EDT

    Mike Golic, Co-host on ESPN Radio and Former NFL Star Who Has Type 2 Diabetes, Encourages Patients to Start The Blood Sugar Basics Game Plan to Help Manage the Disease

    The Blood Sugar Basics Game Plan, developed by the American College of Endocrinology (ACE), with support from Merck (NYSE:MRK)  (known as MSD outside the United States and Canada), is kicking off to help the nearly 26 million people in the U.S. who have diabetes find new ways to help manage their disease. The interactive, user-friendly program breaks down diabetes management into four easy-to-understand “goals” to help people with type 2 diabetes take small steps toward bettermore...
  • 5/22/12 5:19 pm EDT

    Gerald Shulman, MD, PhD, FACP, FACE received the Frontiers In Science Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.

    Gerald Shulman, MD, PhD, FACP, FACE received the Frontiers In Science Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.The Frontiers In Science Award is given to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary contributions to their individual profession or area of expertise.“I am delighted and honored to be selected as this year's recipient of the Frontier of Science Award from the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists,” Dr. Shulmanmore...
  • 5/22/12 5:17 pm EDT

    Helena W. Rodbard, MD, FACP, MACE received the Yank D. Coble, Jr., MD, Distinguished Service Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.

    Helena W. Rodbard, MD, FACP, MACE received the Yank D. Coble, Jr., MD, Distinguished Service Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.The Yank D. Coble, Jr., MD, Distinguished Service Awardis given to a Clinical Endocrinologist who is recognized by his or her peers as a leader in American medicine and whose personal and professional conduct reflect the values and vision of AACE.“It is a great honor to receive the Yank D. Coble Leadershipmore...
  • 5/22/12 5:14 pm EDT

    Gerald Reaven, MD received the Distinction in Clinical Endocrinology Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.

    Gerald Reaven, MD received the Distinction in Clinical Endocrinology Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.The Distinction in Clinical Endocrinology Awardis presented to an endocrinologist who is recognized by his or her peers as having achieved distinction in the field of Clinical Endocrinology and has a sustained record of devotion to teaching the art and science of Clinical Endocrinology.“I am honored to receive the Distinction inmore...
  • 5/22/12 5:12 pm EDT

    Kwame Osei, MD, FACE received the Outstanding Service Award for The Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.

    Kwame Osei, MD, FACE received the Outstanding Service Award for The Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.The Outstanding Service Award for The Promotion of Endocrine Health of an Underserved Population is given to an individual for outstanding contributions to the care, health and service of an underserved population via: leadership, long-term commitment, vision, innovation andmore...
  • 5/22/12 5:07 pm EDT

    Susan Mandel, MD, MPH received the H. Jack Baskin, MD, Endocrine Teaching Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012

    Susan Mandel, MD, MPH received the H. Jack Baskin, MD, Endocrine Teaching Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.The H. Jack Baskin, MD, Endocrine Teaching Award is given to an endocrinologist who has made a profound impact in teaching fellows-in-training and is actively involved in teaching either in a university setting or through AACE.“I am profoundly honored to receive this award from AACE,” Dr. Mandel said. “To be honored formore...
  • 5/22/12 5:03 pm EDT

    Shashank R. Joshi, MD, FACP, FRCP, FACE received the International Clinician Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.

    Shashank R. Joshi, MD, FACP, FRCP, FACE received the International Clinician Award at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.The International Clinician Awardis given to a clinical endocrinologist practicing outside of the US in recognition of delivering outstanding care to endocrine patients; delivering care to a population of patients with endocrine problems; developing a system of care for an endocrine problem; organizing clinicalmore...
  • 5/22/12 5:00 pm EDT

    C. Conrad Johnston, Jr., MD, FACP, FACE received the Master of the American College of Endocrinology distinction at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.

    C. Conrad Johnston, Jr., MD, FACP, FACE received the Master of the American College of Endocrinology distinction at the AACE 21st Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Philadelphia, on May 27, 2012.The Master of the American College of Endocrinology (MACE) distinctionis given to an AACE member who has received FACE distinction, is recognized as a distinguished practicing endocrinologist as well as a role model for developing endocrinologists and contributor to AACE and to the art andmore...