Nurse's Pre-Congress Course


Pre-Congress Course: Joint meeting of ESE Nurses, Turkish Endocrine Nurses Group and Patient Group Representatives.

Course summary:

The purpose of this Pre-Congress Course is to bring together and strengthen the collaborative working relationships between ESE nurses, local endocrine nurses in Turkey, Patient Advocacy Groups, industry partners and endocrine patients. This will be an interactive programme where we will share expertise and learn from each other to enhance shared decision making, improve and innovate patient care and support patient education, engagement and empowerment. There will be a dedicated session on ‘Holistic Management of Patients with Cushing’s and Acromegaly’ which will be facilitated by experts in the fields of endocrinology, education and psychosexual health. The Pre-Congress session will also showcase a collaborative session between diabetes and endocrinology.

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Nurses Welcome Letter

Date & time:

Saturday 13 May 2023 - 12:00 - 15:50 (CEST + 1hr)
The ECE 2023 Opening Ceremony will begin at 16:00 (CEST + 1hr).


ECE 2023 venue – Haliç Congress Centre, Istanbul



Who should attend:

Nurses, expert patients, patient group representatives, physicians.

Delegate fee:

There will be a small fee to attend this course.

Fees for ECE 2023 delegates (attending ECE 2023 and the Pre-congress Course):
ESE member Fee - €0
Non-member Fee - €50

Fee to attend Pre Congress Course ONLY (not attending ECE 2023):
ESE Member - €50
Non-Member - €100

Registration details

You will be able to register for this course when you register for ECE 2023. If you have already registered for the Congress, please log into your ECE 2023 account where you will be able to purchase an additional ticket for this course. If you have any questions, please contact the team at for more information.

Please note, this course is not included in the price of a Congress ticket, if you'd like to attend you will need to purchase an additional ticket.

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Further details

This Pre-Congress Course is awaiting accreditation for European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

For further information regarding the Pre-Congress Course, please contact


If you have any questions please contact the ECE 2023 Congress Secretariat at

Focus area:

The content of the course fits within the ESE Focus Areas of Diabetes, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition. For further details of the activities within this and the other ESE Focus Areas please see here.


ESE is pleased to offer the following Nurse Grants for ESE Nurse members to attend the annual European Congress of Endocrinology (ECE):

  • 15 Grants of up to €400 for Nurses residing outside of Turkey
  • 20 Grants of up to €200 for Nurses residing within Turkey (allowing for reduced travel costs)

For more information, please visit the Nurse's grants page here.