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HGF Endocrine Education Day - Virginia

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Hyatt House Richmond West

11800 West Broad Street

#Ste 1098

Henrico, VA 23233

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Join Human Growth Foundation (HGF) at the Virginia Pediatric Endocrinology Annual Meeting on June 20, 2019, from 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm, at the Hyatt House, in Richmond, VA.


This annual meeting helps to improve communication among providers and to improve collaborative patient care across the state.


The meeting will include seminars, exhibitors, and hosted dinner.

Seating is limited. RSVP to attend by JUNE 15TH.



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2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Welcome Address
Kent Reifschneider, MD,
Associate Prof of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of the Kings Daughters/EVMS


2:30 - 3:00 PM
Revised Guidelines for Pediatric Weight Loss Surgery
Presented by Edmond Wickham, MD MPH,
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics VCU


3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
The Role of Parents in Adolescent Obesity Treatment
Presented by Melanie Bean, PhD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, VCU


3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Case Study: Growth Disorder? Pubertal Disorder? Or Both?
Presented by Dr. Erica Reynolds
Associate Professor, Virginia Tech Carilion Medical School
Section Chief Pediatric Endocrine


4:00 PM - 430 PM
Exaggerated Ovarian Androgen Response to LH in Obesity
Presented by Christine Burt Solorzano
Associate Professor, UVa


4:30 PM- 5:00 PM
Pros and Cons of GH therapy in Prader Willi Syndrome
Presented by Melissa Schoelwer
Assistant Professor, UVa


5:00 PM - 5:30 PM
2 Case Studies: Challenging Bone Disorder
Presented by Dr. Francis Tintani and Dr. Elna Kochummen
Bon Secours Health Systems


5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Social Hour and Vendor Engagement


6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Keynote Dinner Address: Update on TrialNet Type 1 Diabetes Prevention Trial
Presented by Dr. Bill Russell
Chair and Professor, Vanderbilt

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Henrico, VA 23233

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