"KNOWLEDGE MUST NOT STOP GROWING"

PROGRAM

Wednesday

10/24/2018

Thursday

10/25/2018

Friday

10/26/2018

Saturday

10/27/2018

 

Androgen excess due adrenocortical disease diagnostic workup.

Kyriakie Sarafoglou, MD

Brain and hypoglicemia.

Diva De León, MD, MSCE

Biomarkers and New diabetes technologies in clinical practice.

Steven Willie, MD

Hour:07:30 – 08:15

Register and accreditation

Hour: 08:30 - 17:30

Growth monitoring in delayed puberty.

Taneli Raivio, MD, PhD

Hour: 07:30 – 08:15

Disorders in the initial steps of steroid hormone synthesis. Diagnostic workup.

Tania Bachega, MD

Hour: 07:30 – 08:15

Pitfalls in the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of Persistent hyperinsulinemic hypoglycemia.

Diva De León, MD, MSCE

Hour: 08:30 - 09:30

Bekwith Wiedeman Syndrome: from molecular diagnosis to follow-up, a new international consensus.

Irene Netchine, MD, PhD

Hour: 08:30 - 09:30

T4 /T3 therapy l hypothyroidism in infancy: What is the optimal management?.

Ari Wassner, MD

Hour: 08:30 - 09:30

Silver-Russell, insigths on the diagnosis and the endocrine management.

Irene Netchine, MD, PhD

Hour: 09:30 - 10:30

Insulin sensitivity and resistance as consequence of fetal metabolic programming.

Paul Hofman, MD

Hour: 09:30 - 10:30

Maturity-onset Diabetes of the Young(MODY): the goals of diagnosis and treatment.

Steven Willie, MD

Hour: 09:30 - 10:30

Posters

Hour: 10:30 - 11:30

Posters

Hour: 10:30 - 11:30

Posters

Hour: 10:30 - 11:30

Oral Communications 1 & 2

Hour: 11:30 - 12:30

Oral Communications 5 & 6

Hour: 11:30 - 12:30

Oral Communications 9 & 10

Hour: 11:30 - 12:30

Symposium Satellite

Hour: 12:30 - 14:00

Symposium ULTRAGENYX: X-linked hypophosphatemia (XLH): New evidences in diagnosis and treatment


-Dr. Hamilton Cassinelli, Hospital de Niños Ricardo Gutiérrez, Buenos Aires - Argentina


-Dr. Javier San Martin, Ultragenyx Pharmaceutical, USA

Hour: 12:30 - 14:00

Symposium Satellite

Hour: 12:30 - 14:00

Posters

Hour: 14:00 - 15:00

Posters

Hour: 14:00 - 15:00

Posters

Hour: 14:00 - 15:00

Oral Communications 3 & 4

Hour: 15:00 - 16:00

Oral Communications 7 & 8

Hour: 15:00 - 16:00

Oral Communications 11 & 12

Hour: 15:00 - 16:00

Posters

Hour: 16:00 - 17:00

Posters

Hour: 16:00 - 17:00

Posters

Hour: 16:00 - 17:00

Symposium Sandoz


Pathophysiological pearls of the metabolic syndrome in the childhood


Proinflammatory state in obesity in childhood(Dr. Cristina Bazán de Casella - Argentina)

Hour: 17:00 - 18:00



Metabolic syndrome and its association with high fructose consumption (Dr. Raúl Calzada - MEX)

Hour: 18:00 - 18:25



Closing remarks (Dr. Ariel Perelsztein - Chairman - Sandoz)

Hour: 18:25 - 18:30

Symposium ESPE: Approach to the Patient With Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism: Biology of the GnRH neuronal system

–Diagnosing male hypogonadism in infancy

Romina Grinspon, MD



-Differential diagnosis and Future Therapies

Taneli Raivio, MD, PhD

Hour: 17:00 - 18:30

Symposium SEEP: Polycystic ovary Syndrome

–Insights into diagnosis:Polycystic Ovary morphology on Ultrasound, Biomarkers

Alexia Peña, MD



-New insights in physiopathology and new treatment options in adolescents.Alterations, and Metabolic Modifiers :New treatment based in level of evidence

Lourdes Ibañez, MD

Hour: 17:00 - 18:30

Symposium APPES: CAH due to 21 hydoxilase deficiency: Update on the management since prenatal status to adolescence.

–Pituitary Adrenal Axis in very preterm birth and neonatal screening for CAH.

Paul Hofman, MD



-Steroid hormone biosynthesis, 17-OHprogesterone levels and genotype CYP21A2 mutations.

Tania Bachega, MD



-Managament and new options for tratment in CAH

Kyriakie Sarafoglou, MD

Hour: 17:00 - 18:30

Open Ceremony

Hour: 18:30 - 19:00

Master of Endocrinology

Hour: 18:30 - 19:00

Symposium SLEP: New concepts in pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of Congenital Hypothyroidism

-Approach and management of central hypothyroidism.

Ari Wassner, MD

Hour: 18:30 - 20:00

Closing Ceremony

and awards

Hour: 18:30 - ∞

César Begarda Conference

Hour: 19:00 - 20:00

SLEP Assembly Meeting

Hour: 20:00 - 21:00

EXHIBITORS

 
 

Steven M. Willi, MD

  • Director, Diabetes Center for Children Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
  • Areas of Expertise: Type 1 Diabetes, Type 2 Diabetes, Thyroid disease, Pubertal disorders, Pituitary disorders.
  • CHOP Endocrinology Scientific Review Committee.
  • (EEC) Advisor to the Education Program for Maternal and Child Obesity Prevention of China.
  • 2016 Honorary NIDDK (Division of Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases) Ad Hoc Behavioral Research External Expert Committee.
  • Data Safety Monitoring Board - NIH Artificial Pancreas Program.
 
 

Ari J. Wassner, MD

  • Director, Thyroid Program.
  • Associate Director, Endocrinology Fellowship Training Program.
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School.
  • 2016 Certificate of Excellence in Tutoring Harvard Medical School.
  • 2017 Award for Excellence in Teaching at Children’s Hospital Boston.
  • Harvard Medical School 2017 Nominee, Harvard Medical School Donald O’Hara Faculty Prize for Excellence in Teaching (Preclerkship) Harvard Medical School.
 
 

Kyriakie Sarafoglou,MD

  • Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, Genetics and Metabolism.
  • Director, Leo Fung Center for Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia and Disorders of Sex Development, University of Minnesota Masonic Children’s Hospital.
  • Scientific Advisor to the State of Minnesota Department of Health: Newborn Screening Program
  • Academic Health Center Faculty Consultative Committee, member Weill Medical College of Cornell University
  • Scientific Advisory Committee, General Clinical Research Center Pediatric Endocrine Society member.
  • Editor: Pediatric Endocrinology and Inborn Errors of Metabolism (2017), 2nd Edition. McGraw Hill Companies, New York.
 
 

Diva D. De Leon-Crutchlow, M.D., M.S.C.E.

  • Director of the Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.
  • Areas of Expertise: Congenital Hyperinsulinism, Hyperinsulinism, Monogenic Diabetes (MODY), Neonatal Diabetes, Post-prandial Hypoglycemia after Nissen Fundoplication.
 
 

LOURDES IBAÑEZ TODA

  • Staff Member, Endocrinology Unit, University Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, Barcelona.
  • Director, Fellowship Program in Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Barcelona.
  • Chair, Research Group on Prenatal Growth and Adult Diseases, University of Barcelona.
  • Group Leader, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas (CIBERDEM), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain.
  • Full Professor of Paediatrics, University of Barcelona.
  • Chair, Pediatric Endocrinology Research Program, University of Barcelona.
  • Associate Editor, Hormone Research in Pediatrics.
  • Chair, Spanish Society for Pediatric Endocrinology (SEEP) Working Group on Children Born Small-for-Gestational-Age.
  • Chair, ESPE Working Group on Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology.
 
 

DR. PAUL LESLIE HOFMAN

  • Clinical Director of the Maurice and Nessie Paykel CRU Professor of Pediatric Endocrinology, Liggins Institute University of Auckland.
  • Director Research Unit, Liggins Institute, University of Auckland.
  • Director of Pediatric Endocrinology Starship Children’s Hospital, Auckland.
  • Group Leader, Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Diabetes y Enfermedades Metabólicas Asociadas (CIBERDEM), Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain.
  • Past President Asia Pacific Pediatric Endocrine Society.
  • President Australasian Pediatric Endocrine Group.
  • Member of the New Zealand New Born Screening Unit, involve in the diagnosis, management and follow up of endocrine diseases diagnosed by new born screening including congenital hypothyroidism and congenital adrenal hyperplasia.
 
 

DRA. IRENE NÉTCHINE

  • Pediatric Endocrinology, Coordinator of the Laboratoire d'Explorations Fonctionnelles Endocriniennes, Hospital d'Enfants Armand Trousseau.
  • Full Professor of Physiology at the Sorbonne University.
  • Research Team Leader at the French National Institute of Health and Medical Research (INSERM).
  • Vice‐Chair for a European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST).
  • Member of European Network for Human Congenital Imprinting Disorders.
  • Pediatric Co-Chair for Growth and Rare Obesity Syndromes for the European Reference Network on Rare Endocrine Conditions (ENDO-ERN).
 
 

Taneli Raivio, MD, PhD

  • Pediatric endocrinologist, Docent, Senior researcher.
  • Position Professor, group leader in Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Helsinki.
  • Chief physician in education and research.
  • Pediatric endocrinologist at the Children’s Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Finland
  • Head of the doctoral program in clinical research at Helsinki doctoral school in health sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland.
  • Board member of European Center for Reproductive Endocrinology (EUCRE).
  • Unto Uotila prize (young investigator award awarded by The Finnish Endocrine Society).
  • He did his foreign postdoctoral training in the USA (Harvard Reproductive Endocrine Sciences Center, MA).
  • Editor in the European Journal of Endocrinology
  • Research interests: molecular genetics of congenital hypogonadotropic hypogonadism (CHH) and constitutional delay of growth and puberty, studies with human embryonic and patient-derived induced pluripotent stem cells.
 
 

Romina Grinspon

  • Pediatrician and child endocrinologist.
  • She was trained as a pediatrician and endocrinologist at the Ricardo Gutiérrez Children's Hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • Currently she works as a Conicet Assistant Clinical Researcher in the area of ​​childhood gonadal physiology and pathology at the Centro de Investigaciones Endocrinológicas Dr. César Bergadá” (CEDIE) and the Division of Endocrinology of the Hospital de Niños Ricardo Gutiérrez in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • She investigates the frequent pathologies in pediatrics that affect the hypothalamic-pituitary-gonadal axis, with special attention in the use of the Anti-Mullerian Hormone for the study of hypogonadism in childhood.
 
 

Alexia Peña, MD, FRACP, PhD

  • Staff Specialist, Endocrinology and Diabetes Centre and Leader Adolescent Gynaecology and Endocrine Clinic, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Adelaide
  • Past secretary Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group (APEG) and the Australian and New Zealand Obesity Society (ANZOS).
  • Investigator of the Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Centre for Research Excellence of the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC).
  • Member of the PCOS International Evidence-Based guideline development group to be launched in July 2018
  • Member of international diagnosis and treatment consensuses groups on Adolescent PCOS
 
 

Tania A S S Bachega