Michigan Annual Meeting

October 10-12, 2014

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Great Wolf Lodge
3575 N. US 31 South
Traverse City, MI 49684

Hotel Accommodations
To make reservations, contact the Great Wolf Lodge hotel at (866) 954-9653. In order to receive the discounted group rate of $129/night (plus resort fee & taxes), please give the following Reservation # 1410AACE.
The hotel cutoff date is September 9, 2014.

Program Committee
Richard Auchus, MD, PhD, FACE; Co-Chair
Sherilyn Russell, MD; Co-Chair
Berhane Seyoum, MD, MPH
Gary Edelson, MD, FACP, FACE; President (Ex-Officio)

Bruce Buckingham, MD
Alice Y. Chang, MD, MSc
James Findling, MD, FACP
Ildiko Lingvay, MD, MPH, MSCS
Steven M. Petak MD, FCLM, MACE, JD
Samuel Refetoff, MD
Matthew D. Ringel, MD
Edmund Sabanegh, Jr., MD
Janet Schlechte MD, MACP

Accreditation Statement
This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.

Target Audience
Endocrinologists, internists and other allied health professionals in Michigan with an interest in endocrine diseases.

Commercial Supporters
Commercial supporters will be listed in the program syllabus.

The material presented during the Michigan Chapter of AACE annual meeting is being made available by the Michigan Chapter of AACE for educational purposes only, and does not necessarily represent the only or best method or procedure appropriate for the medical situations discussed. The opinions and views expressed represent the opinions of the presenters and not necessarily those of the Michigan Chapter of AACE, AACE, or its governing body. Therefore, the Michigan Chapter of AACE and AACE disclaim any and all liability for injury or other damages resulting to an individual attending this meeting or to any third party for claims based upon the use of techniques and/or products presented by any party at this meeting.

Cancellations/No Show Policy
Cancellations received at least two weeks in advance of scheduled activity will be refunded less a 10% processing fee, with a minimum fee of $10. Cancelations received after this date will not be refunded except in extenuating circumstances in which case a request must be made in writing and reviewed by the Chapter President.

Special Events
Two evening activities have been planned in conjunction with the 2014 Michigan AACE Annual Meeting.

  • A welcome reception will be held on Friday from 6:15 - 7:00 PM, followed by Dr. Bruce Buckingham speaking on the Progress on Closing the Loop. Guests are welcome to attend the reception and additional healthcare professional may attend the dinner for $50.
    ( PhRMA Code states that inclusion of a healthcare professional's spouse or guest at an educational program is not appropriate unless also a healthcare professional.)
  • Bring your family and join your MI AACE friends and colleagues for dinner and an evening out. We will go to the Old Mission Tavern on Saturday, October 11th. The Bella Galleria is a gallery of fine art showcasing the original artwork of local and regional artists working in many media and artforms. Attached to the Old Mission Tavern restaurant, the gallery features the work of over 75 artists and revolving exhibits year-round. Dinner and two drinks are included in the price of admission. Adults $40 / Children 12 and under $10

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Registration Fees


AACE Members $75 Register
Non-AACE Members $100 Register
Non-Physicians $75 Register
*AACE Fellows-in-Training, Residents $25 Register
*Medical Students $10 Register

*Must be a member of AACE. AACE Membership is complimentary for fellows, residents and medical students.
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