Pediatric Endocrine Society members have various backgrounds and specialized interests.

Within the Society, smaller groups of investigators interested in specific aspects of Pediatric Endocrinology tend to form, and the Society can serve as a platform for the formation of such Special Interest Groups (SIGs). SIGs provide a forum for interested members to collaborate and facilitate communication in a particular area of Pediatric Endocrinology. They provide a valuable venue for our membership to network with other colleagues sharing similar interests, to provide a forum to discuss issues concerning topics relevant to the SIGS, and work towards goals that will benefit the membership of the Pediatric Endocrine Society at large. The following document is intended to provide guidelines for PES Special Interest group (SIG)-generated or -directed manuscripts.

Special Interest Groups

Bone and Mineral

Mission Statement Pediatric bone and mineral disorders include a vast number of acquired and genetic conditions encompassing numerous medical/surgical disciplines and requiring multidisciplinary care.…

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Diabetes

Mission Statement Pediatric diabetes is the preeminent and ever growing challenge to the field of Pediatric Endocrinology. The Diabetes Special Interest Group aims to…

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Disorders of Sexual Development

Mission Statement The PES DSD SIG is a professional network of PES members with an interest in endocrine conditions that cause atypical genital development.…

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Ethics

Mission Statement Ethical dilemmas frequently arise in the care of pediatric patients. Our mission is to identify and address ethical considerations in pediatric endocrinology.…

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Lipid

Mission Statement Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality in the United States. In addition to highly prevalent genetic dyslipidemias, many…

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Obesity

Mission Statement To promote prevention and support excellence in the treatment of pediatric obesity and its comorbidities. Goals and Objectives The Pediatric Obesity SIG…

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PCOS

MISSION STATEMENT: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrinopathy that presents in adolescence. The diagnosis of PCOS can be challenging and is associated…

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Transgender Health

Mission Statement The PES Gender SIG is dedicated to providing safe, comprehensive and evidence based medical care to transgender and gender nonconforming youth. We…

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Tumor Related Endocrine and Neuroendocrine Disorders

Mission Statement Approximately one in 285 children will be diagnosed with cancer before age 20 years old in the United States. Endocrine complications are…

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Turner Syndrome

Mission Statement In order to enhance the clinical care of TS patients, the PES TS SIG aims to improve dissemination of knowledge, increase awareness,…

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