Endocrine Grand Rounds

Medical Management of Cushing Disease



Date
May 9, 2014
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
Speaker(s)
Amir Hamrahian, MD
Director, Clinical Research, Endocrine & Metabolism Institute, Cleveland Clinic
Location
1195 BST Conference Room
Category
School of Medicine- Medicine- Endocrinology & Metabolism
Contact
Kelli Lange
Conference Coordinator


412-648-8630
kal134@pitt.edu
Description

1. Review biochemical evaluation of patients suspected to have Cushing syndrome.

2. Discuss management of patients with Cushing disease who do not achieve remission postoperatively.

3. Review medical treatment options for Cushing disease with emphasis on safety and efficacy of FDA approved drugs for such patients.