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Please join us in San Diego on Saturday, June 10th for a half-day patient education seminar at UC San Diego Shiley Eye Institute! This FREE event will be a wonderful opportunity to connect with fellow patients and family members and to hear from experts on Graves' disease! Advance registration is required to ensure adequate seating; please click here for details and registration info!
Please save the date for Saturday, June 10th - the GDATF and UC San Diego Shiley Eye Institute will be co-hosting a patient education event! The event will be a 1/2 day starting in the morning - more information will be coming soon on speakers, exact scheduling, and registration!
Do you have a question about thyroid surgery? The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) will hold its annual meeting April 2-4 in Orlando, FL, and attendees will be answering selected patient questions on video! Please use this link to send us your questions!
The AAES also has an excellent website with information for patients on thyroid dysfunction as well as diseases of the parathyroid glands, adrenal glands, and neuroendocrine system. Please click here to view!
Please join us for an informal patient/family meetup in Austin TX on Thursday, May 4th!
Please use this link to contact us and make sure we have your e-mail, as the exact location within the hotel is still being finalized.
If you are currently taking medication for hypothyroidism (Synthroid, Tirosint, levothyroxine, Armour, Cytomel, etc.), PLEASE take a few minutes to complete this survey from our friends at the American Thyroid Association. The results will be discussed at a spring symposium hosted by the ATA: "Hypothyroidism: Where Are We Now?" http://www.thyroid.org/association-hypothyroidism-treatment/