260- to 350-word poster that focuses on this week’s body system: 


  • Week 2: Endocrine


Think of your audience when writing your poster; make it informative as well as visually appealing. 


Create an informative poster for your presentation in which you: 

  • Identify the body system.
  • Describe the basic structure and function of the body system.
  • Explain the importance of the endocrine system to different body systems.
  • You may choose to connect this discussion to systems learned in Anatomy & Physiology I.
  • Use the information found in diagrams/charts from this week’s readings.
  • Describe 2 common diseases that affect the endocrine system.
  • Identify the major providers who would treat a patient with one of the diseases discussed above.
  • Identify the recommended lab tests for the disease identified above.

Cite at least 2 peer-reviewed, scholarly, or similar references. For additional information on how to properly cite your sources, check out the resources in the Center for Writing Excellence. 


Format your assignment according to APA guidelines.