The 5th Seoul International Congress of Endocrinology and Metabolism
27-30 April, Seoul, Korea
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Seoul International Congress of Endocrinology and Metabolism 2016
in conjunction with 35th Annual Meeting of Korean Endocrine Society
April 28 - May 1, 2016, Sheraton Grande Walkerhill Hotel, Seoul, Korea
Plenary lectures
Diabetes Dr. Christos Mantzoros
Cross-talk between adipocytes, the gut and the CNS:
clinical implications in obesity and diabetes
(Harvard Medical School, USA)
Bone Dr. Yibin Kang
Tumor-Stromal Interactions in Bone Metastasis
(Princeton University, USA)
Thyroid Dr. Wilmar Wiersinga
Paradigm shifts in thyroid hormone replacement therapies
for hypothyroidism
(University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Adrenal Dr. Karel Pacak
Pheochromocytoma 2016
  Diabetes I - Metatobolic deregulation of liver in type 2 diabetes
Dr. Byung-Wan Lee
Restoring dysregulated autophagy to alleviate non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (Yonsei University, Korea)
Dr. Jun Hee Lee
Disruption of hepatic proteostasis during non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (University of Michigan, USA)
Dr. Seung-Hoi Koo
Role of CRTC2 transcriptional co-activator in hepatic glucose metabolism (Korea University, Korea)
  Diabetes II - Diabetes in Asia
Dr. Juliana Chan
Diabetes in Asia - what can we learn from real-world data? (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, UK)
Dr. Nor Azmi Kamaruddin
Efficacy of Anti-Hyperglycemic Agents in Asians (National University of Malaysia, Malaysia)
Dr. Hiroshi Itoh
"Organ Memory" in Diabetes and Hypertension (Keio University School of Medicine, Japan)
Dr. Dae Jung Kim
New risk factors for obesity and diabetes: environmental chemicals (Ajou University, Korea)
  Bone I - Biomarker in Skeletomuscular System
Dr. Kyoung Min Kim
Old Markers New Extra-skeletal Influences (Seoul National University, Korea)
Dr. Beom-Jun Kim
Emerging Biomarker for Bone and Its Potential Application (University of Ulsan, Korea)
Dr. Hiroshi Kaji
Muscle- derived factor affecting bone metabolism (Kinki University, Japan)
  Bone II - New Lights on Parathyroid Disorders
Dr. John P. Bilezikian
Primary Hyperparathyroidism; New concepts and new guidelines guidelines (Columbia University College of
Physicians and Surgeons, USA)
Dr. Sihoon Lee
Genetic and Clinical Characteristics of Korean Patients with Hypoparathyroidism (Gachon University, Korea)
Dr. Han Su Kim
New approach using stem cells in hypoparathyroidism (Ewha Womans University, Korea)
  Thyroid I - Recent Advancement in Autoimmune Thyroid Disease
Dr. Wilmar Wiersinga
Clinical relevance of environmental factors in the pathogenesis of AITD (University of Amsterdam,
Dr. Soo Heon Kwak
Thyroid - Immunogenetic predisposition to AITD (Seoul National University, Korea)
Dr. Duncan Topliss
Clinical Update in the management of autoimmune thyroid diseases (Alfred Hospital, Australia)
  Thyroid II - Update on the Management of Thyroid Nodule and Cancer
Dr. Ka Hee Yi
2015 ATA guideline for thyroid nodules and differentiated thyroid cancer, is it applicable in Korea?
(Seoul National University, Korea)
Dr. Hiroshi Takami
Current status of molecular targeting treatment for advanced thyroid cancer in Japan (Ito Hospital, Japan)
Dr. Daniel Hueng-Yuan Shen
Molecular-target therapy for RAI-refractory DTC: perspective and experience from nuclear medicine
physician (Tri-Service General Hospital, Republic of China)
  Basic Research I - Cellular Response to Metabolic Stress
Dr. Minho Shong
Mitochondrial proteostasis, unfolded protein response (UPRmt) and systemic energy metabolism
(Chungnam National University, Korea)
Dr. Myung-Shik Lee
Autophagy deficiency aggravates inflammasome activation in response to metabolic stress and
contributes to the progression from obesity to diabetes (Yonsei University, Korea)
Dr. Carlos Ibanez
Metabolic regulation by activing receptors ALK4 and ALK7 (National University of Singapore, Sweden)
  Basic Research II - MetaboKINEs; Past, Present, and Future
Dr. Jiandie Lin
The brown fat secretome: metabolic functions beyond thermogenesis (University of Michigan, USA)
Dr. Sung Hee Choi
Lipidomic Profiling of Human Fat Tissues : Are they different fat in their lipid composition?
(Seoul National University, Korea)
Dr. Goo Taeg Oh
Retnla, an Adipokine, Inhibit Atherogenesis via Activation of Reverse Cholesterol Transport
(Ewha Womans University, Korea)
Dr. Jae Man Lee
Nutrient-sensing nuclear receptors coordinate autophagy (Kyungpook National University, Korea)
Dr. Carmine Settembre
Roles and regulators of autophagy during bone growth (Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine, Italy)
Dr. Jae-sung Bae
A New Role of Neuropeptide Y In Bone Marrow Hematopoietic Stem Cell Niche
(Kyungpook National University, Korea)
  Lipid & Atherosclerosis - HDL Update, from Biology to Therapy
Dr. Kyung-Hyun Cho
Dysfunctional High Density Lipoproteins and Consumption of Trans Fatty Acids (Yeungnam University, Korea)
Dr. Sang-Hak Lee
Effect of lipid therapy on HDL function and proteins (Yonsei University, Korea)
Dr. Laura Calabresi
New protective effects of HDL and LCAT on the cardiovascular system (University of Milano, Italy)
  Obesity - Lipid, Lipid Droplets, and Adipocyte Biology
Dr. Jae Bum Kim
Regulation of Lipolysis upon Fasting Signals in Worm and Mammal (Seoul National University, Korea)
Dr. Peng Li
Lipid Droplet Fusion and Obesity Development (Tsinghua University, China)
Dr. Andrew Greenberg
Role of Acyl CoA Synthetase 5 in Obesity-Associated Adipocyte Dysfunction (Human Nutrition
Research Center on Aging at Tufts University, USA)
  Neuroendocrine - Interplay between Central Nervous System and Peripheral Organs in Energy Metabolism
Dr. Min Seon Kim
Regulation of systemic glucose and energy metabolism by hypothalamic POMC neurons
(University of Ulsan, Korea)
Dr. Ana Domingos
Lean on Body Neurons (Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia, Portugal)
Dr. Masamitsu Nakazato
Discovery of novel peptides involved in glucose homeostasis and energy balance
(University of Miyazaki, Japan)
  Adrenal - Adrenal Genetics
Dr. Guang Ning
Genetics of adrenal Cushing’s syndrome (Shanghai Jiaotong University, China)
Dr. Jérôme Bertherat
Integrated genomics of adrenocortical cancer (Paris Descartes University & Hopital Cochin, AP-HP, France)
Dr. Karel Pacak
Genetics of pheochromocytoma (NIH, USA)
  Pediatric - Precocious Puberty(Korean Session)
Dr. Young-Lim Shin
Genetic and environmental factors related to central precocious puberty
(Soonchunhyang University, Korea)
Dr. Eun Young Kim
Long-term effects of gonadotropin-releasing hormone analogs in girls with central precocious puberty
(Chosun University, Korea)
Dr. Hae Sang Lee
Treatment and monitoring of GnRH agonist in patients with precious puberty (Ajou University, Korea)
  Endocrine Society of the Republic of China - KES Joint Symposium
Dr. Shyang-Rong Shih
Genetic determinant of antithyroid drug-induced agranulocytosis (National Taiwan University,
Republic of China)
Dr. Tae Hyuk Kim
Triage of patients with AUS/FLUS on thyroid cytopathology by multimodal diagnostic tests
(Sungkyunkwan University, Korea)
Dr. Feng-Hsuan Liu
Chromogranin A in Neuroendocrine Tumor: Experience from Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
(Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Republic of China)
Dr. Seung Hun Lee
New diagnostic criteria for subclinical hypercortisolism (University of Ulsan, Korea)
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