13th Annual Conference for Adults with Endocrine Disorders

February 28 - March 3, 2019

Barrow Neurological Institute at St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center
Goldman Auditorium and Sonntag Pavilion
350 W. Thomas Road
Phoenix, AZ 85013

For more information and to register visit Barrow's website or view pdfEvent Flyer


Ellen Lancon Connor, MD
Professor, Pediatric Endocrinology & Diabetes
Co-Director, Adolescent PCOS Clinic American
Family Children’s Hospital University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin

Samantha Edgar
College Student
NIH Summer Intern
Affected Adult

Robert Fine
Gill’s Fitness,
Personal Trainer
San Diego, CA

Theodore C. Friedman, MD, PhD
Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Molecular Medicine
Professor of Medicine-Charles R. Drew University of Medicine & Science
Los Angeles, CA

Dawn Herring
LMFT Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist,
Oceanside CA

Catherine Jonas, CMC, LMFT
CJ & Associates Care Consulting,
President Geriatric Care Management & Counseling Services,
Los Angeles, CA

Sandy Jones
Affected Adult,
Oklahoma City, OK

Margaret F. Keil, MS, PNP
Director, Pediatric Endocrine Clinical Services,

Laura Knecht, MD
Board Certified Endocrinologist
Assistant Clinical Professor Creighton University – Phoenix Midtown Endocrine Associates

Angela Palmer
Dog Trainer & Animal Enthusiast
Austin, Texas

Constantine A. Stratakis, MD, D(med)Sci
Senior Investigator and Head, Section on Endocrinology and Genetics,
Scientific Director, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Kevin Yuen, MD
Professor of Medicine Medical Director
Barrow Pituitary Center and Barrow Neuroendocrinology Clinic
Phoenix, AZ

Hotel Information, Rates & Reservations
Wyndham Garden Phoenix Midtown 3600 N. 2nd Ave. Phoenix, AZ 85013 $109 per night + tax, includes free wifi, parking and breakfast Refrigerators are available on a limited basis. Ask hotel representative when booking. To make reservations, contact Richard via phone at 480-695-4666 or email [email protected]

Airport Transportation
Transportation is not provided to/from the hotel from the airport. The Wyndham is approximately 9 miles from the airport. Preferred airport is Phoenix, AZ - PHX - Sky Harbor Intl.

Welcome Reception
On Thursday, please join us for a welcome reception at the hotel. Light snacks and beverages will be served. It’s a great way to meet and get to know some of the other attendees.

Group Outing to Scottsdale Waterfront
The cost is $10 per person and that covers the cost of transportation. Once at the Scottsdale waterfront, there are food options and shopping. You can go on your own or choose to have dinner as a group. For more information, visit their website at: scottsdalewaterfrontshopping.com/