SemiAnnual Convention 2022

A Multidimensional Approach to Endocrine Disorders
Friday, May 27, 2022 to Monday, May 30, 2022
Ponce Hilton Hotel, Ponce, Puerto Rico

SemiAnnual Convention 2022

A Multidimensional Approach to Endocrine Disorders
Friday, May 27, 2022 to Monday, May 30, 2022
Ponce Hilton Hotel, Ponce, Puerto Rico

A Multidimensional Approach to Endocrine Disorders
Friday, May 27, 2022 to Monday, May 30, 2022
Ponce Hilton Hotel, Ponce, Puerto Rico

Agenda

Friday, May 27, 2022

Research Symposium in Memory of Dr. Francisco Aguiló
Moderator: Myriam Allende, MD

3:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Registration

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Oral Presentations

Endocrinology Fellows

Saturday, May 28, 2022

Moderator: José García Mateo, MD

7:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Registration

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Update in the Management of Growth Hormone Deficiency in Children

Carlos Leyva, MD

8:45 AM - 9:30 AM

Approach to the Patient with Hypercalcemia

Loida González, MD

9:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Management of Type 1 Diabetes in Adults: A Consensus from the ADA/EASD

Marielly Sierra, MD

10:15AM - 10:30 AM

Questions and Answers – All Faculty

10:30 AM - 11:15AM

Visit to Exhibit Hall

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM

Is There a Role for Androgen Therapy in Women?

Ektar Kapoor, MD

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Controversies in the Use of Omega 3

Fatty Acids for CV Risk Reduction

Peter Toth, MD

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Questions and Answers

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

Adjourn & Lunch

2:30PM - 4:30 PM

SPED Ordinary Meeting – SPED Members

Sunday, May 29, 2022

Moderator:  Ana Lúgaro, MD

7:00 AM -10:00 AM

Registration

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Inpatient Diabetes Management in the Postoperative Period

Janet Colón, MD

8:45 AM - 9:45 AM

Is There a Role for Androgen Therapy in Women?

Ektar Kapoor, MD

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM

Update in Diabetic Neuropathy

Zahira Lugo, MD

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Questions and Answers

10:45 AM -11:30 AM

Visit to Exhibit Hall

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

New Treatment Strategies for Familial Hypercholesterolemia

Peter Toth, MD

12:30 PM - 12:45 PM

Questions and Answers

12:45 PM -1:45 PM

Adjourn & Lunch

Monday, May 30, 2022

Moderator: Leticia Hernández, MD

7:00 AM -10:00 AM

Registration

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM

Diabetes technology during childhood in 2022

Marina Ruiz, MD

8:45 AM - 9:30 AM

Molecular testing and personalized thyroid cancer therapy

Noridza Rivera, MD

9:30 AM -10:15 AM

Diagnosis and Management of Fatty Liver Disease: A Case Based Approach

Bárbara Rosado, MD

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Questions and Answers – All Faculty

10:30 AM -11:15 AM

Visit to Exhibit Hall

11:15 AM -12:15 PM

Operative and Postoperative Management of Obesity

Marcia Alayón, MD
Milliette Alvarado, MD

12:15 PM -12:30 PM

Questions and Answers – All Faculty

12:30 PM -1:30 PM

Adjourn & Lunch

CREDIT DESIGNATION

 

The Ponce Medical School Foundation submitted this educational activity for a maximum of 14 credits (AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM) for physicians, subject to approval. The health care professionals should claim only the credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

REGISTRATION RATES

Until May 18 After May 18
SPED Member (up-to-date)
No Charge
No Charge
MD or OD
Scientific sessions, meals and snacks during lectures.
$300
$350
Diabetes Educators, Dietitian, Pharmacists or RN
Scientific sessions, meals and snacks during lectures.
$250
$300
One-Day for MD, OD, Diabetes Educators, Dietitian, Pharmacists or RN
Scientific sessions, meals and snacks during lectures.
$100
$130
Two-Day for MD, OD, Diabetes Educators, Dietitian, Pharmacists or RN
Scientific sessions, meals and snacks during lectures.
$200
$260
Endocrinology Fellow or Internal Medicine or Pediatric Resident.
In a PR ACGME accredited program with proof supplied at registration.
No Charge
$50

SPED Members register at no cost

Registration Now Open

Online Only. Registration deadline is May 25.

HOTEL RESERVATION

NEW!

Book your room online

Special rate: $187.00 per night (+$20.57 tax)
Limited availability.

For more information & registration:

Educational Partners: Tel. (787) 646-0780

This event is brought to you by SPED and Educational Partners.

Sociedad Puertorriqueña de Endocrinología y Diabetología

PO Box 364208

San Juan, PR  00936-4208