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UAMS offers seminar on thyroid disease



UAMS to Offer Free Seminar on Thyroid Disease Sept. 28

LITTLE ROCK — Physicians from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will conduct a free seminar on the diagnosis and treatment of thyroid conditions at 7 p.m. Sept. 28 at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 11301 Financial Centre Parkway.

Topics to be covered in the educational seminar include symptoms of hypothyroidism and hyperthyroidism, tests used to monitor thyroid hormone replacement, problems in the diagnosis of thyroid disorders and facts about thyroid cancer.

Presenters will be Brendan Stack, M.D., professor and vice chairman of the UAMS Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery and chief of the division of Head and Neck Oncology; Donald Bodenner, M.D., Ph.D., associate professor in the UAMS Department of Geriatrics; and Paul Spring, M.D., associate professor and director of basic research in the UAMS Department of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery.

Light refreshments will be served. Space is limited. To reserve a seat, call (501) 686-8181 by Sept. 26.

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