Response to Governor Greg Abbott’s Directive Regarding Management of Transgender Children and Adolescents

February 28, 2022

February 28, 2022   On behalf of the Pediatric Endocrine Society, the main academic and professional society of pediatric endocrinologists in North America with more than 1500 members, we write…

PES Workforce Action Team perspectives paper on sustaining the pediatric endocrine workforce

October 29, 2020

The PES Workforce Action Team (WAT), led by Dr. David Allen, was set up in 2019 and has been working to raise awareness of the challenges we face with our…

PES Statement Promoting Access to Healthcare for All Children

January 24, 2018

On January 18, 2018, the Trump administration announced it would be creating a “Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom” at the Department of Health and Human Services. This new office…

Sample Letter Advocating for the SDP

November 15, 2017

The Special Diabetes Program (SDP) supports research to prevent, treat, and cure type 1 diabetes and its complications and type 2 diabetes treatment and prevention strategies for American Indian and…

Kaiser Health News Report on GnRH

March 21, 2017

Media Release: Updated Information About Safety Events after Gonadotropin Releasing Hormone Agonist Therapy. 3/21/17 Dear Colleagues, On 2/2/17, Kaiser Health News published an article raising concerns about potential long-term side…

PES Signs Amicus Brief

November 30, 2016

We are pleased to note that with unanimous approval of our Board of Directors, PES (in addition to other professional societies and academic centers in the U.S.) signed on to…

PES Joins Coalition to Support Reauthorizing PSLRP

November 16, 2016

The House and Senate have been negotiating a large, bipartisan mental health package over much of the past year. The most recent draft of this package in the House (H.R.…

PES Signs Letter in Opposition to the 2017 NDAA

July 15, 2016

The most recent version of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) (S.2943) has the potential to eliminate certain health care providers from the Military Health System. This includes Pediatricians,…

Coalition Letter Endorsing the Ensuring Children’s Access to Specialty Care Act

June 7, 2016

Click here to view the final coalition letter signed by 70 medical, public health, and patient organizations endorsing the Ensuring Children’s Access to Specialty Care Act (H.R. 1859/S. 2782).