News and events
Thyroid Eye Disease and Smoking – Survey
The UK Thyroid Eye Disease Amsterdam Declaration Implementation Group (TEAMeD), whom we are part of, would greatly appreciate feedback on a smoking cessation leaflet that we are trying to produce.
Please help us by completing the survey. On the British Thyroid Foundation website you will be able to view the proposed leaflet (2 pages) then complete the short survey about it: btf-thyroid.org/index.php/campaigns/surveys
Patient Information Meeting – 8 March 2014, London
The next TEDct Patient Information Meeting will be held
on Saturday 8th March 2014 at Moorfields Eye Hospital
Address: 162 City Road, London, EC1V 2PD (please enter via the main entrance to Moorfields Eye Hospital, signs will then direct you to the room).
Registration from 1pm. Talks/lectures start at 1.30pm.
The afternoon will end at approximately 5pm.
Talks by an Ophthalmologist, Endocrinologist, & Clinical Psychologist on topics such as: What’s new in the understanding & management of patients with TED, Risk factors and thyroid control in patients with TED, Quality of life in TED patients, a patient’s experience of TED. Also a time for questions. Meet other people living with Thyroid Eye Disease.
TED Meeting – 16 May 2014, Newcastle upon Tyne
A public and patient event on Thyroid Eye Disease will be held on Friday 16 May 2014 in Newcastle. This will be an opportunity for patients with TED, their families and carers, and members of the public to meet European and UK experts and find out about the latest advances.
Places are limited, so if you are interested in attending please apply early by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Alternatively, write to the British Thyroid Foundation at 2nd Floor, 3 Devonshire Place, Harrogate HG1 4AA.
This event is a joint venture between the European Group on Graves' Orbitopathy (EUGOGO) and the Thyroid Eye Disease Amsterdam Declaration Implementation Group UK (TEAMeD UK).