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October 19, 2023
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

October 19: State of the Art – Differences of Sex Development 

Title: Partial Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome (PAIS) – Commonly Suspected and Rarely Encountered

SpeakerProfessor S. Faisal Ahmed, MBChB, MD, MA, FRCPCH, Developmental Endocrinology Research Group, University of Glasgow, Royal Hospital for Sick Children

Description: PAIS is a very rare condition, and each pediatric endocrinologist will probably not see more than a handful of cases in their local practice. However, the condition typifies the challenges that are encountered in the diagnosis and long-term management of conditions that affect sex development. This talk will focus on PAIS and cover several aspects of its management across the patient journey from infancy to adulthood.