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News and best practices from members of the World Alliance of Pituitary Organizations – WAPO – and other interesting global developments.

Understanding the pandemic’s effect on acromegaly

Acromegaly patients and healthcare providers worldwide can participate in this survey and provide updated information that may help improve quality of life during the...

How Cushing’s Disease Helped Shape Sharmyn’s Wonderful Life

On Cushing's Day, we share Sharmyn McGraw's blog on her journey with the disease. From her Blog - "Now twenty-one years in remission from a...

A view of pituitary disease across the globe

From the desk of J D Faccinetti, co-founder - The World Alliance of Pituitary Organizations, WAPO is attempting to provide a world view of...

The Road to MYCAPSSA: A Conversation with Dr. Bill Ludlam

We recently had a chance to sit down with Chiasma Inc.’s Senior VP of Clinical Development & Medical Affairs, Dr. Bill Ludlam, to discuss...

News from the California Center for Pituitary Disorders at UCSF

From our friends at UCSF: Read this great update with links to articles on telemedicine for patients with pituitary disorders, making surgery safer during the...

On November 1 organizations around the world mark Acromegaly Day

Patients, advocacy, and healthcare organizations are promoting awareness of the condition around the world. The World Alliance of Pituitary Organizations WAPO Board decided to re-use the...

You can help!

Our friend and contributor, Dr. Chris Yedinak, Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery, Division of Skull Base and Cerebrovascular at the NW Pituitary Center, Oregon...

Alternative Cushing’s syndrome treatment

Grzegorz Rosiak, M.D., an interventional radiologist from Warsaw Medical University, sends us a recently published article, "Percutaneous Adrenal Gland Thermal Ablation," an alternative Cushing syndrome...

What is the World Alliance of Pituitary Organizations?

With the upcoming WAPO Summit slated for this October 3, we thought we'd give our audience around the world more information about the Summit...

Help improve acromegaly care around the world.

Acromegaly patients and healthcare providers worldwide can participate in this survey designed to provide information that may help improve quality of life during the...

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