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Oct
29

Words from the new ISE Chairperson – Margaret Wierman

Dear Colleagues and Friends, It is my great honor and privilege to become the new Chair of the International Society of Endocrinology as of this October following the tenure of Andre Lacroix, Chairperson of ISE from 2016 to 2020. In the past years as a member of the ISE Executive Committee and this year as Chair-elect,  […]

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Oct
29

Critical Care Endocrinology – Part II

In this article we continue the multinational interview with experts from around the globe on the topic of Critical Care Endocrinology. What is the interplay between adrenal health and critical care? What adrenal disorders do you commonly see in critical care settings? How can Endocrinology help improve critical care delivery? Syed Abbas Raza, Pakistan The [...]
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Oct
29

Critical Care Endocrinology – Part I

In this multinational interview, our Education Editor Sanjay Kalra takes the help of experts from different countries around the world to explore the topic of critical care endocrinology. What are the commonly encountered critical illnesses in your endocrine practice? Anthonia Ogbera, Nigeria The commonly encountered endocrine illnesses in Nigeria are diabetic emergencies and thyroid emergencies namely [...]
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Jul
14

Mind-Body Medicine and Endocrinology – Part II

<< Read Part I  In the previous article, we met you with endocrinologists from around the world who spoke about the unique connecting point between psychology and hormones. Keep reading to find out more on the topic! 6. How does traditional Maori health care help in mind body medicine and endocrinology? Manish Khanolkar, Gina Berghan, [...]
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Jul
13

World Health Organization launches the new WHO Academy app

The new World Health Organization’s lifelong learning centre - WHO Academy,  launched a mobile app designed to enable health workers to expand their life-saving skills to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. The app provides health workers with mobile access to a wealth of COVID-19 knowledge resources, developed by WHO, including up-to-the-minute guidance, tools, training, and virtual [...]
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May
21

Endocrinology meets Nephrology – new partnership between ISE and ISN (International Society of Nephrology)

We are happy to announce that in 2020 despite all challenges ISE continues to work on expanding its partnership network. As of May ISE has added a new valuable partner to its global network – the International Society of Nephrology (ISN). Who is ISN? The International Society of Nephrology (ISN) is a not-for-profit professional organization […]

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May
21

World Thyroid Day – 25th May

World Thyroid Day takes place on 25th May each year. World Thyroid Day aims at increasing public awareness of thyroid deceases, namely the importance of their timely diagnosis, treatment and prevention. Thyroid disorders are very common worldwide, they affect people of all ages and have a large range of symptoms. The most common thyroid disorders include [...]
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May
13

ICE 2020 TRANSITIONING TO A VIRTUAL CONGRESS

In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, we announce that the 19th International Congress of Endocrinology (ICE 2020), 4th Latin American Congress of Endocrinology (CONLAEN) and 13th Congress of the Argentine Federation of Endocrinology Societies (FASEN) will not take place in the form of an in-person meeting in as it was originally scheduled to take […]

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