Agenda How to Register Program Committee CME Credits Information about Hypothyroidism


At the American Thyroid Association (ATA) Spring 2017 Satellite Symposium: Hypothyroidism - Where are We Now?
taking place Friday, March 31, 2017, 1:00 PM – 5:30 PM, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL
(Prior to the ENDO 2017 Annual 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” say symposium co-chairs Jacqueline Jonklaas, MD and Antonio C. Bianco, MD, PhD. The ATA satellite symposium Hypothyroidism – Where Are We Now? is open to all medical professionals and the general public interested in learning more about hypothyroidism.

Dr. Jacqueline Jonklaas gives preview of Hypothyroidism Symposium to be held on March 31 in Orlando

Timely and critically important, the ATA symposium will explore the evolution of treatments for hypothyroidism over the years. Data about TSH reference ranges in various populations and new data about T3 levels and deiodinase polymorphisms will be discussed. Topics such as the effect of supplements and diet on thyroid function will be reviewed. The symposium will be exploring quality of life in patients being treated for hypothyroidism, include a debate about combination therapy as well as a panel discussion with representatives of patient groups who advocate for those with hypothyroidism.

SAVE THE DATE for the 87th Annual Meeting of the ATA, October 18-22, 2017 at the Fairmont Empress and Victoria Conference Centre in Victoria, BC, Canada.

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