Graves' Disease in Children and Adolescents - FREE Seminar for Parents
Saturday, November 22, 2014 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Please join us for a FREE educational event for parents at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia! Hear the latest information from local experts on pediatric Graves' disease and thyroid eye disease - and meet fellow family members!
Confirmed Presenters and Topics:
Dr. Andrew J. Bauer - A tailored approach to medical management of GD in children and adolescents
Dr. N. Scott Adzick - The surgical approach for the pediatric patient
Dr. William Katowitz - Graves' ophthalmopathy in children and adolescents
Registration will open at 8:30 a.m., with the program beginning promptly at 9:00 a.m.. Please allow plenty of time for parking and registration.
Please click here for more information on the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Pediatric Thyroid Center!
Important note: Advance registration for this event will close on Friday, Nov. 14th. Please register prior to this date to ensure that we have seating and parking passes available.
When & Where
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Graves' Disease & Thyroid Foundation
Founded in 1855, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is the birthplace of pediatric medicine in America. Throughout its history, a passionate spirit of innovation has driven this renowned institution to pursue scientific discovery, establish the highest standards of patient care, train future leaders in pediatrics, and advocate for children’s health. A haven of hope for children and families worldwide, CHOP is a nonprofit charitable organization that relies on the generous support of donors to continue to set the global standard for pediatric care. For more information, please visit http://www.chop.edu/thyroid.
The Graves' Disease & Thyroid Foundation (GDATF) is the leading source of help and hope for patients living with Graves' disease, Hashimoto's thyroiditis, thyroid eye disease, and related disorders. Services include phone/e-mail support, an online patient support forum, free educational materials and videos, local support groups, and nationwide patient education events. The GDATF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization based in Rancho Santa Fe, CA. For more information, please visit www.gdatf.org.