New England Thyroid Club Meeting (2023)

April 14, 2023

Registration Now Open!

Dear Colleagues:

We are pleased to inform you that the 2023 New England Thyroid Club Annual Meeting will be held virtually on Friday April 14, 2023.

Join us for an exciting meeting, meet with colleagues and:

  • Hear about the "Thyroid Nodule Algorithmic Tool", a novel interactive electronic algorithmic tool to evaluate thyroid nodules, presented by Dr. Jeffrey Garber and Dr. Vivek Patkar
  • Listen to the "Update of Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy", presented by Dr. Elizabeth Pearce
  • Review "Resistance to Thyroid Hormone", with a focus on clinical pearls for clinicians, presented by Dr. Alexandra Dumitrescu 
  • Hear exciting thyroid case presentations by endocrinology fellows

We hope to see you on April 14, 2023.
 
Sincerely,
Eyad Hamoudeh, MD, ECNU on behalf of the UMASS organizing committee 
Co-Director, UMass Thyroid Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and UMass Memorial Health

 

Target Audience

Endocrinologists.

Course summary
Course opens: 
01/30/2023
Course expires: 
10/14/2023
Event starts: 
04/14/2023 - 9:00am EDT
Event ends: 
04/14/2023 - 5:00pm EDT
Cost:
$50.00

SCHEDULE

9:00- 9:10 AM
Introductions
 

9:10-10:10 AM
"Thyroid Nodule Algorithmic Tool", a novel interactive electronic algorithmic tool to evaluate thyroid nodules, presented by Dr. Jeffrey Garber and Dr. Vivek Patkar
 

10:10-10-30 AM
Fellow Presentation
 

10:30-10:50 AM
Break/Poster
 

10:50-11:50 AM
"Resistance to Thyroid Hormone", with a focus on clinical pearls for clinicians, presented by Dr. Alexandra Dumitrescu
 

11:50-12:10 PM
Fellow Presentation
 

12:10-1:10 PM
Lunch/Break
 

1:10- 1:30 PM
Fellow Presentation
 

1:30-2:30 PM
"Update of Thyroid Disease in Pregnancy", presented by Dr. Elizabeth Pearce 


 

Planning Committee

Christopher Coyne, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology
Endocrinology Fellowship Program Director
UMass Chan Medical School

Eyad Hamoudeh, MD, ECNU
Course Co-Director
Co-Director, UMass Thyroid Center 
Ambulatory Physician Leader, Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes 
Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and UMassMemorial Health

Sun Y. Lee, MD, Msc
Course Co-Director
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Gabriela Szabo, MD
Assistant Professor 
UMASS Chan Medical School

Mira Sofia Torres, MD, FACE, ECNU
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Chan Medical School and UMassMemorial Health

Speakers

Jeffrey Garber, MD
Endocrinology
Atrius Health

Vivek Patkar MS MRCS, FEBS 
Fellow of European Board of Breast Surgery 
Chief Medical Officer Deontics & Breast Oncosurgeon

Alexandra M. Dumitrescu, MD PhD
Associate Professor of Medicine
Committee on Molecular Metabolism and Nutrition
The University of Chicago

Elizabeth N. Pearce, MD, MSc
Endocrine Fellowship Program Director
Professor of Medicine
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine

Conference Manager:  Claire P. Grimble, CMP

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Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Price

Cost:
$50.00
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Registration Fees:  $50
Fellows/Resident/Student: $0  (registration required)

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Cancellation Policy
Substitutions may be made at any time without an additional charge. Refunds, less an $20 administrative fee, will be issued for all cancellations received two weeks prior to the start of the meeting. Should cancellation occur within the two-week window, a credit will be issued, not a refund. Credits will be honored for up to two years. “No shows” are subject to the full course fee. Cancellations/substitution(s) must be made in writing. Refunds or credits will not be issued once the conference has started. This course is subject to change or cancellation.  

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