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The Pediatric Endocrinology Nursing Society (PENS) is committed to the development and advancement of nurses in the art and science of caring for children with endocrine disorders and diabetes.

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  • PENS 2020 Call for Nominations - Submission Deadline Extended to December 15!
    The 2020 Nominating Committee is conducting its Call for Nominations to the 2021-22 Board of Directors/Nominating Committee slate.

    The positions that will be elected by the membership in 2020 are: one Treasurer, two Directors and two Nominating Committee Members.

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  • PENS 2020 National Conference - Virtual Event

    Registration has closed; no further registrations are being taken at this time.

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  • Available CE Opportunity

    ​The Infant with Differences in Sexual Development (DSD): Ethical Issues

    Presented by Terri Lipman, PhD, CRNP, FAAN

    The study of sexual differentiation has undergone dramatic changes. Advances in knowledge of genetics and hormonal regulation have expanded the understanding of Differences in Sexual Development.  More importantly, societal perspectives have markedly altered, (1) the perception of DSD (from a DISORDER to a DIFFERENCE), and, (2) the decision making power related to sex assignment, surgery etc. from the healthcare team to the parent/ patient.​

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