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AACE celebrates 25 years with latest research at annual meeting

AACE celebrates 25 years with latest research at annual meeting
May 24, 2016

The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologist’s annual meeting will go “back to the future” as it celebrates its silver anniversary this year, reflecting on 25 years of history and perspective while showcasing the latest in diabetes, obesity, bone and hormone health research.

The AACE 25th Annual Scientific and Clinical Congress brings more than 3,000 attendees to the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida, from May 25 to 29 to hear from experts in the field and connect with peers. This year’s 5-day schedule includes nearly 70 sessions, as well as pre-congress sessions and more than 500 posters, along with special symposia and 20 meet-the-expert sessions.

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Navigating a New Era of Personalized Type 2 Diabetes Care: Taking the Road Less Traveled

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