Free Public Health Forum on Thyroid Disease

By September 24, 2016 March 3rd, 2024 Friends of the ATA, Past News Releases

Mike Tuttle, Jim Hennessey, Alan Farwell, M. Regina Castro, Trevor Angell, Virginia Sarapura

Free Public Health Forum on Thyroid Disease – September 24, 2016

September 23, 2016 — The public is invited to attend a free public health forum focused on thyroid disease, in which leading physicians will be present to discuss and answer questions about different types of thyroid disorders and symptoms. The informational forum is free and open to the public. Walk-in attendance is welcome although reservations are encouraged. The public forum is sponsored and organized by the American Thyroid Association (ATA) and will take place Saturday, September 24, 2016, 2:30-4:30pm at the Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel. Thyroid experts from the ATA and thyroid patients will be present to answer your questions.

Who Should Attend?

Anyone who has or cares for someone with an overactive or underactive thyroid, thyroiditis, a thyroid nodule, thyroid cancer, or a family history of thyroid problems or related disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile diabetes, pernicious anemia, or prematurely gray hair (starting before age 30).

Do you have questions or concerns about thyroid disease? Have you experienced any of the following symptoms and wonder if they might be related to a thyroid disorder: low energy, memory loss, fatigue, depression, rapid heartbeat, restlessness, infertility, weight or hair changes, or a lump in your neck?

Anyone with questions, symptoms, or concerns about a thyroid problem should join ATA physician experts at the free public form on Saturday, September 24th. Free educational materials will be available.

Participating physicians from the American Thyroid Association will include: Dr. R. Mike Tuttle, Dr. Jim Hennessey, Dr. Alan Farwell, Dr. M. Regina Castro, Dr. Trevor Angell, and Dr. Virginia Sarapura.

Do I Need to Register?

Reservations are requested. To register or for more information, please e-mail:

(Please indicate in your message the thyroid condition you are most concerned about.)

Walk-ins are welcome on the day of the event.