Dr. Siobhan Pittock, the ATA’s Patient Affairs and Education Committee Chair and Pediatric Endocrinologist at Mayo Clinic shares. “We are delighted that despite the challenges of this year, the American Thyroid Association can meet with patients and families in a virtual environment making this valuable thyroid health forum more accessible than ever. We look forward to meeting everyone online for what we know will be a great gathering!”
Representatives from ATA’s Alliance for Patient Education will join ATA members at the forum. Partner organizations include Bite Me Cancer!, Graves’ Disease & Thyroid Foundation, Light of Life Foundation, MCT8-AHDS Foundation, ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. Thyroid Cancer Canada, Thyroid Cancer Alliance, and Thyroid Federation International.
Register for the forum at: https://bit.ly/2TBnSMA
Access ATA’s patient education resources: https://www.thyroid.org/patient-thyroid-information/
The American Thyroid Association® (ATA) is dedicated to transforming thyroid care through clinical excellence, education, scientific discovery and advocacy in a collaborative community. ATA® is an international professional medical society with over 1,700 members from 70 countries around the world.
The ATA® promotes thyroid awareness and information through its online Clinical Thyroidology® for the Public (distributed free of charge to over 12,000 patients and public subscribers) and extensive, authoritative explanations of thyroid disease and thyroid cancer in both English and Spanish. The ATA® website www.thyroid.org serves as a bonafide clinical resource for patients and the public who look for reliable thyroid-related information on the Internet.