Annual Meeting: Program Outline

Click here to download the 2018 Advance Program 

Friday, May 4          
6:30 am – 7:00 am   Endocrine Surgery University Registration
7:00 am – 5:45 pm   Endocrine Surgery University
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm   Endocrine Surgery University Dinner (invite only; off-site)
     
Saturday, May 5    
6:30 am – 7:00 am   Endocrine Surgery University Registration
7:00 am – 12:00 pm   Endocrine Surgery University (continued)
8:00 am – 4:30 pm   Advanced Endocrine Surgery Course (JB Duke Hotel) - NEW THIS YEAR! Click here to learn more.
1:00 pm – 6:00 pm   Golf Tournament - Click here to learn more
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm   Tennis Tournament - Click here to learn more
2:00 pm – 7:00 pm   Registration Open
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm   Council Meeting
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm   Council Dinner (invite only)
9:00 pm – 11:00 pm   Young Surgeon’s Social (off-site) - Click here to learn more
     
Sunday, May 6    
7:00 am – 4:00 pm   Registration Open
7:00 am – 8:30 am   5K Fun Run - Click here to learn more
7:30 am – 8:30 am   AAES Committee Meetings
8:30 am – 10:00 am   Poster Walk Around & Judging
10:00 am – 10:45 am   AAES Opening Session, Dr. Martha Zeiger
10:45 am – 12:00 pm   Scientific Session I (papers 1-5)
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm   Lunch Break (lunch provided)
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm    Lunch Session in partnership with the American Thyroid Association (optional): "The changing face of thyroid cancer management for surgeons: real-life applications of the new ATA guidelines" *sponsored by Sanofi Genzyme - NEW THIS YEAR! Click here to learn more
2:00 pm – 3:00 pm   Scientific Session II (papers 6-9)
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm   Break, Exhibits & Poster Viewing
3:30 pm – 4:45 pm   Scientific Session III (papers 10-14)
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm   AAES President’s Reception (Cameron Stadium) - Click here to learn more
     
Monday, May 7    
6:30 am – 7:00 pm   Registration Open
7:00 am – 8:00 am   Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Space
7:00 am – 8:00 am   New Member Breakfast
7:00 am – 8:00 am   AAES Committee Meetings
8:00 am - 8:45 am   Orlo & Carol Clark Distinguished Lecture, Dr. Julie Freischlag
8:45 am – 10:00 am   Scientific Session IV (papers 15-19)
10:00 am – 10:30 am   Break, Exhibits and Poster Viewing
10:30 am – 11:30 am   Presidential Address, Dr. Martha Zeiger
11:30 am – 1:30 pm   Lunch Break (lunch provided)
11:30 am – 12:30 pm   Lunch Session (optional): "The Business of Endocrine Surgery" - NEW THIS YEAR! Click here to learn more.
1:30 pm – 2:30 pm   Scientific Session V (papers 20-23)
2:30 pm – 2:45 pm   Break, Exhibits and Poster Viewing
2:45 pm – 4:15 pm   Interesting Cases; Moderator: Dr. Carmen Solorzano
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm   AAES Business Meeting
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm   Gala Reception
8:00 pm – 10:30 pm   Gala Dinner - Click here to learn more
     
Tuesday, May 8    
7:00 am – 8:00 am   Registration Open
7:00 am – 8:00 am      Breakfast Session (optional): "Transoral Endoscopic Endocrine Surgery in the U.S.: Lessons, Tips, and Future Directions" - *Sponsored by Medtronic  NEW THIS YEAR! Click here to learn more.
7:00 am – 8:00 am   Continental Breakfast in Exhibit Space
7:00 am – 8:00 am   AAES Committee Meetings
8:00 am – 8:45 am   Historical Lecture, Dr. John Cameron
8:45 am – 10:00 am   Scientific Session VI (papers 24-28)
10:00 am – 10:30 am   Break, Exhibits and Poster Viewing
10:30 am – 12:00 pm   Scientific Session VII (papers 29-34)
12:00 pm   Meeting Adjourn
     
If you have questions about the schedule, please contact AAES Headquarters at 859-402-9810 or info@endocrinesurgery.org.