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58th Annual ESPE

Vienna, Austria
19 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

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The theme of this year’s meeting is Variety and Variation in Paediatric Endocrinology. Join us in Vienna to explore the diversity we encounter in our discipline and the care that we have to exercise when using the term “normality”. Whilst gaining an update on the latest treatments, clinical best practice and cutting edge research in the field of paediatric endocrinology.

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E-Learning in Paediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes in Resource Limited Countries (RLC)

Boot Annemieke

The structure and design of the ESPE web portal ( is based on facilitating Problem-Based Learning (PBL). It consists of carefully designed problems that challenge medical students, residents, postdoc’s to use problem solving techniques, self-directed learning strategies and specialty knowledge.The ESPE e-learning web portal is an interactive learning environment for up to date topics in pediatric endocrinology and diabetes co...

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E-learning ESPE interactive case

Karem Mona , Drop Stenvert

A 13 months old infant, presented with failure to thrive, untreated congenital hypothyroidism and pseudo-hypertrophy of limb muscles (i.e. Kocher-Debre-Semelaigne syndrome). The child had delayed motor and mental development. Thyroxin replacement therapy, as well as nutritional support, was initiated.Two to three weeks after treatment introduction, the motor and cognitive developments were accelerated with striking improvement as if global growth was sto...