Countdown to Congress: Meet Vin Tangpricha, MD, PhD


Countdown to Congress: Meet Vin Tangpricha, MD, PhD

ASRM 2023 Scientific Congress & Expo

The Past, The Present, and The Pipeline

New Orleans, Louisiana, October 14-18, 2023

Countdown to Congress

Speaker Spotlight: Vin Tangpricha, MD, PhD

We are excited to host Vin Tangpricha, MD, PhD, as a plenary lecture speaker at the ASRM 2023 Scientific Congress & Expo. He will be featured as the 2023 Samuel Pang LGBTQ+ Leadership in Education and Research Keynote speaker, sharing a lecture on Transgender Medicine: Gender Affirming Hormone Therapy Across the Life Spectrum on Monday, October 16, 3:30 – 4:15 PM.

This presentation aims to describe the diagnosis, treatment, and long-term follow-up of transgender persons from adolescence to older ages. Dr. Tangpricha will discuss new hormone guidelines and research studies that help demonstrate the safety of gender-affirming hormone therapies. The lecture will also cover topics important to the aging transgender person. To learn more about this session, click here.

Vin Tangpricha, MD, PhD, is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Lipids at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Tangpricha received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency and endocrinology fellowship at the Boston University Medical Center. He also completed his PhD in molecular medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. He serves on the Endocrine Society guidelines committee for the hormone treatment of gender-non-conforming and gender-incongruent patients, which has published two international guidelines on transgender patients (2009 and revised in 2017). He served on the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) guidelines committee for the Standards of Care (SOC) for Transgender people in 2011 and 2022 and is a past president of WPATH. He receives funding from the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and NIH. He is the editor-in-chief of Endocrine Practice and has published over 250 peer-reviewed manuscripts.

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Don’t Miss Out!
Postgraduate Courses Available

ASRM 2023 Scientific Congress & Expo will offer seventeen postgraduate courses covering a variety of topics. Courses will be held 1:00 – 5:00 PM Saturday, October 14 and 8:00 – 12:00 PM, 8:00 – 5:00 PM, or 1:00 – 5:00 PM, Sunday, October 15.

Earn more continuing education credits. Do you need to load up on CME or CEU credits? The ASRM PG program is a one-stop shop for relevant courses that count toward maintaining your credentials. Take this opportunity to dive deep in these exclusive expert-led sessions and expand your career.

We are excited to offer a diverse selection of courses this year, including:

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Discover New Orleans

Immerse yourself in the magic of the Big Easy, where history, culture, cuisine, and music intertwine to create an unparalleled experience.

1- Historic Tours: Unveil the city’s captivating past with an array of historic tours. Wander through the enchanting French Quarter, explore the hauntingly beautiful cemeteries, or soak in the architectural wonders of antebellum mansions.
2- Aquarium: Dive into an aquatic wonderland at the city’s renowned aquarium.
3- Dining Out: Savor the unique blend of influences that make the city’s cuisine truly one-of-a-kind, from Creole classics like gumbo and jambalaya to mouthwatering po’ boys and beignets.
4- Music: Whether you find yourself in a lively jazz club or enjoying a spontaneous street performance, let the rhythm of the city move your spirit.
5- Dinner Cruise/Swamp Tour: Enjoy a dinner cruise along the mighty Mississippi River or delve into the mystical beauty of the Louisiana swamps on a guided tour.


CAMP ASRM Returns!

Camp ASRM is a childcare service offered Sunday, October 15 through Wednesday, October 18 in the Hilton New Orleans Riverside, the headquarters hotel for ASRM 2023. Activities include age-appropriate themes, arts and crafts, group games, music and movement, board games, story time, dramatic play, etc. Snacks, lunch, and water will be provided. Registration is open for full and half-day sessions!

Sunday, October 15 – Tuesday, October 17:
Full day, 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM, $180
Half day, 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM, $95

Wednesday, October 18:
7:00 AM to 1:00 PM, $100

Register for Camp ASRM

ASRM’s Dedication to Resident Education Continues!

Are you a resident interested in advancing your career through skill-building and networking?

ASRM introduces KEEPR: Knowledge through Engagement & Education Program for Residents, a program with dynamic, relevant content exclusively for residents, emphasizing engagement, discussion, and skill-building around a multitude of complex topics relevant for residents preparing for a career in reproductive health and medicine. KEEPR is open to any resident attending the ASRM Scientific Congress. Click here to learn more.

ASRM President, Dr. Michael A. Thomas, invites all Congress attendees to join the 2023 President’s Gala benefiting the ASRM Research Institute.

The ASRM Research Institute has awarded over $3 million in research grants in the field of reproductive medicine since its conception in 2018 and is a catalyst for the next generation of discoveries in reproductive medicine and access to care. This year’s Gala will fund continued growth and groundbreaking research. The ASRM President’s Gala will begin with a cocktail reception, ASRM awards presentation, dinner, and a live fundraising auction. Register for the President’s Gala during registration for the ASRM 2023 Scientific Congress & Expo.

Sunday, October 15, 2023
6:00 PM Happy Hour
7:00 PM Dinner and Auction
Hilton New Orleans Riverside, New Orleans, LA
Cocktails | Dinner | Auction | ASRM Awards
Black tie optional.

Thank you to our Premier Sponsor, Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc.

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