Volunteer Help Wanted

The CSRF is excited to announce the formation of several committees to further reach our goals! If you, a family member, or friend are willing to volunteer for one of the below listed committees, please CONTACT US.Public Awareness Committee More public awareness is needed for Cushing’s. In the beginning, this committee will be responsible forContinue Reading

CSRF Reaches Out in Seattle

Over 700 endocrinologists and other medical professionals from all over the world spent an unusually sunny long weekend in Seattle this September, attending the Endocrine Society’s Clinical Endocrinology Update. This meeting focused on medical professionals who practice endocrinology in a clinical setting, working directly with patients.  Several CSRF Medical Advisory Board members presented.  Dr. LaurenceContinue Reading

Presiden’t Message: Cushing’s Disease: An Often Misdiagnosed and Not So Rare Disorder

Hi All,I have some very exciting news to share. After working with Cushing’s patients for over 20 years, I can honestly say that there is still much to be done in spreading awareness among medical professionals about this disease. Cushing’s patients are still waiting 5-10 years before they are diagnosed. Thus, it has been myContinue Reading

Help NORD Educate Medical Students & Professionals With Video

NORD (National Organization of Rare Disorders) in conjunction with ReelDX, an on-line medical education provider, will be creating a Rare Disease Video Library to educate physicians, other medical professionals, and students preparing for healthcare careers about rare diseases and what it’s like to live with one. The CSRF would like to invite you to submitContinue Reading

Medscape Releases New Continuing Medical Education Program on Cushing’s Disease

Drs. James Findling (Medical College of Wisconsin) and Maria Fleseriu (Oregon Health Sciences University), both whom are on the CSRF Medical Advisory Board, and Karen J. Pulaski-Liebert, RN, BSN (Massachusetts General Hospital) held a roundtable discussion on “A Multidisciplinary Approach: Challenges and Best Practices in Cushing’s Disease.” The CSRF received a mention towards the endContinue Reading

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