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Short comments: Breast Cancer risk in trans women

Many specialists in gynaecological endocrinology and reproductive medicine are treating transgender people. These patients are often worried about the cancer risk linked to their new gender identity. For breast cancer risk, a recent article gives an answer: De Blok et al. (1) performed in the Netherlands a nationwide cohort study in 2260 trans women. 15 […]

ISGE 2020 – Abstracts submission is open

Dear Friends, the abstract submission for the 19th ISGE congress (Florence, Italy, March 4-7 2020) is now open. The 2018 edition was characterized by more than 600 between posters and oral presentations highlighting the ISGE congress as one of the most important showcases for young researchers, post-docs, trainees and, in general, for authors of scientific […]

Volume 7: Menstrual Cycle Related Disorders

This volume discusses menstrual cycle related disorders, which are a major concern from adolescence to menopause. Starting from hypothalamic pituitary gonadal axis regulation, it analyzes the characteristics and treatments of hypothalamic amenorrhea and eating disorders, as well as polycystic ovary and adolescent hyperandrogenism. It also examines the importance of body composition and physical performance. The […]

Voume 6: Sex Steroids’ Effects on Brain, Heart and Vessels

This book analyzes the effects of estrogens and progesterone on brain cells, the immune system, neuro inflammation, myelin formation and steroid receptor distribution, as well as their clinical impacts. It also explores the relationship between sex-steroid withdrawal and the development of brain symptoms such as hot flushes, sleep disorders, mood changes, depression and also cognitive […]

19th ISGE congress: the Scientific Program is online

The preliminary program of the 19th World Congress of Gynecological Endocrinology to be held from 4 to 7 March 2020 in Florence is now online. The program will highlight the fundamental role of sexual steroids on the central nervous system, the cardiovascular system and bones, as well as on the organs and glands of the […]

Save the date: ISGE Certification Program new course

“Poliycystic ovary, metabolic syndrome and obesity: impact on women’s health, reproduction and quality of life, from adolescence and old age” is the new course provided by the ISGRE as part of its ongoing commitment to Continuing Medical Education. Prof. Andrea Geanazzani, Chairman of the ISGE, explains “The impacts of polycystic ovary syndrome, metabolic syndrome and […]

Announcing the ISGE Certifications

The International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology is glad to offer a Professional Certificate Program designed to build and enhance skills on modern gynecological endocrinology through high-level educational courses organized by the ISGRE. The Certificate Program is geared towards doctors and other specialists in the field of Gynecological Endocrinology (Nurse, Gynecologist, Endocrinologist, Biologist, Specialist in reproductive […]

Save the date for the next ISGE congress

Don’t miss Gynecological Endocrinology – the 19th World Congress! The congress will be in Florence from 4 to 7 March 2020 and will present the latest updates in Gynecological Endocrinology