Press Releases: 2015

  • 5/16/15 3:15 pm EDT
    Sandra L. Weber, MD, FACP, FACE was elected Secretary of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) at its 24th Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress in Nashville today.“AACE is a dynamic organization with far reaching capabilities, and I am honored to serve as Secretary to help expand upon those opportunities,” said Dr. Weber.As secretary, Dr. Weber will serve on the Association’s Executive Committee and Board of Directors.  She will also serve on committees and taskmore...
  • 5/16/15 3:15 pm EDT
    Daniel Hurley, MD, FACE, was elected Treasurer of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) at its 24th Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress in Nashville today.Dr. Hurley commented, “I am extremely excited to be elected to my new position as Treasurer of AACE. I look forward to help face the challenges in the year ahead for fiscal stability at AACE. Through the concerted efforts of our executive committee, board of directors and AACE staff I know we will bemore...
  • 5/16/15 12:05 pm EDT
    Paul Davidson, MD, received the Distinction in Endocrinology Award at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Nashville this week.The Distinction in Endocrinology Award is given to an AACE member in recognition of advancing the understanding of endocrinology through research and education.Dr. Davidson has worked in the field of diabetes care for 57 years, contributing to bench research, medical editing and writingmore...
  • 5/16/15 12:00 pm EDT
    George E. Shambaugh III, MD, FACP, FACE, received the American College of Endocrinology’s (ACE) Distinction in Endocrinology Award during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Nashville this week.The Distinction in Endocrinology Award is given to an AACE member in recognition of advancing the understanding of endocrinology through research and education.From the establishment of a cyclic training program inmore...
  • 5/16/15 10:05 am EDT
    Zvi Laron, MD, PhD, received the International Endocrinology Award at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Nashville this week.The International Endocrinology Award is presented to an endocrinologist outside of the United States 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 endocrinemore...
  • 5/16/15 10:00 am EDT
    Sheldon Rubenfeld, MD, FACP, FACE, received the Excellence in Medical Ethics Award at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Nashville this week.The Excellence in Medical Ethics Award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary and continuing dedication to upholding the highest principles of medical ethics and standards for the betterment of the public’s health.Dr. Rubenfeld has taught “Jewishmore...
  • 5/16/15 9:10 am EDT
    Valentín Fuster, MD, PhD, will officially receive the 2014 Frontiers in Science Award at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Nashville this week. Due to a last minute conflict, Dr. Fuster was unable to attend the 2014 Congress held in Las Vegas.The Frontiers in Science Award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary contributions to their individual profession or area of expertise.“more...
  • 5/15/15 8:00 pm EDT
    Former University of Georgia Basketball player and NBA Hall of Famer, Mr. Dominique Wilkins, received the Eugene T. Davidson, MD, Award for Public Service during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Nashville this week.The Eugene T. Davidson, MD, Award is given to a health professional, organization, or individual lay person for outstanding contributions to advancing the mission of AACE, in providing quality healthmore...
  • 5/15/15 8:00 pm EDT
    Carlos R. Hamilton, Jr., MD, FACP, MACE, received the John A. Seibel, MD, Award given by the American College of Endocrinology Foundation (ACEF), during the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific & Clinical Congress in Nashville this week.The John A. Seibel, MD, Award is presented to an individual that has promoted the continued excellence of ACE through charitable contributions. Selection is based on three levels of philanthropic giving to themore...
  • 5/15/15 4:08 pm EDT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A international trio of distinguished researchers presenting clinical trial outcomes today at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists’ (AACE) 24th Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress shared favorable results for: The world’s first commercially available non-statin drug to reduce elevated triglycerides in type 2 diabetes patients An insulin-independent, blood glucose-lowering drug’s effects onmore...