American Thyroid Association (ATA) Spring 2017 Satellite Symposium: Hypothyroidism – Where are We Now?

Friday, March 31, 2017, 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM - Orlando, FL

American Thyroid Association (ATA) Spring 2017 Meeting

"An important goal of this symposium is to engage with patient representatives and understand the effect of hypothyroidism on the daily lives of patients being treated with thyroid hormones"
–Co-chairs Jacqueline Jonklaas, MD and Antonio C. Bianco, MD, PhD.

American Thyroid Association Mission: The American Thyroid Association is the leading organization devoted to thyroid biology and to the prevention and treatment of thyroid disease through excellence in research, clinical care, education, and public health.

“An important goal of this symposium is to engage with patient representatives and understand the effect of hypothyroidism on the daily lives of patients being treated with thyroid hormones" says symposium co-chairs Jacqueline Jonklaas, MD and Antonio C. Bianco, MD, PhD regarding the ATA Spring Satellite Symposium: Hypothyroidism – Where Are We Know? taking place Friday, March 31, from 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM in Orlando, Florida. An ATA satellite program taking place prior to the start of the Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, this timely and important ATA symposium will explore the evolution of treatments for hypothyroidism over the years.

Some of the topics that will be reviewed and discussed include:

  • Data about TSH reference ranges in various populations
  • New data about T3 levels and deiodinase polymorphisms
  • Effect of supplements and diet on thyroid function
  • Quality of life in patients being treated for hypothyroidism

For registration, agenda and other information about the ATA Spring Satellite Symposium, visit the ATA website at www.thyroid.org or http://thyroid.org/2017-hypo-symposium/ .

87th Annual Meeting of the ATA Statement:

Join over 1,200 THYROID clinicians, investigators and healthcare professionals from around the world to hear the latest clinical and basic science research on thyroid disease at the 87th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association (ATA) taking place October 18-22, 2017 at The Fairmont Empress and Victoria Conference Centre in Victoria, BC, Canada. The ATA Program Committee led by Angela Leung and Mingzhao Xing will develop a program consistent with the excellence for which the ATA is known. Earn CME credits, experience top-notch educational sessions, participate in great networking opportunities and develop professionally at the ATA meeting. Abstract submission deadlines, registration, hotel, exhibit, sponsor and other meeting information is available at www.thyroid.org or http://www.thyroid.org/87th-annual-meeting-ata/.

 

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