Members

Member Organizations

Australia

The Australian Thyroid Foundation Ltd.

Beverley Garside (President)
Suite 2, 8 Melville Street
Parramatta, NSW 2150
Australia
www.thyroidfoundation.org.au

Belgium

Leven Zonder Schildklier

Peter Lakwijk (President)
Belgium
www.levenzonderschildklier.be

Brazil

Instituto da Tiroide

Geraldo Medeiros-Neto, MD MACP (President)
Rua Artur Ramos, 96 – 5A
01454-903 São Paulo SP
Brazil
www.indatir.org.br

Bulgaria

VIOM

Maria Silyanovska (Contact)
Dimitar Hadjikozevstr. 88
1142 Sofia
Bulgaria
www.thyroidbg.com

Canada

Thyroid Foundation of Canada / La Fondation canadienne de la Thyroïde

Mabel Miller (President)
P.O. Box 298
Bath ON K0H 1G0
Canada
www.thyroid.ca

Denmark

Stofskifteforeningen
Thyreoidea Landsforeningen

Jytte Flamsholt Christensen (President)
Bente Julie Lasserre (TFI Representative)
Strandkrogen 4C,
3630 Jaegerspris
Denmark
www.thyreoidea.dk

Finland

Suomen Kilpirauhasliitto ry – Finnish Thyroid Association

Asta Tirronen (Executive Director)
Vilhonkatu 4 B
FI 00100 Helsinki
Finland
www.kilpirauhasliitto.fi

France

Association Vivre sans Thyroïde

Beate Bartès (President)
2, av d’Expert, Léguevin 31490
France
www.forum-thyroide.net

Republic of Georgia

Georgian Union of Diabetes and Endocrine Associations

Prof. Ramaz B. Kurashvili (President)
National Centre for Diabetes Research
1, Chachavha str, fl. 4
Tbilisi, 0159
Georgia
diabet@access.sanet.ge
e_shelestova@yahoo.ge

Germany

Bundesverband Schilddrüsenkrebs – Ohne Schilddrüse leben e.V.

Harald Rimmele (Managing director)
Rungestrasse 12
10 179 Berlin
Germany
www.sd-krebs.de

Schilddrüsen-Liga Deutschland e.V.

Barbara Schulte (President)
Ev. Kliniken Bonn GmbH,
Waldkrankenhaus
Waldstrasse 73, 53177 Bonn
Germany
www.schilddruesenliga.de

India

Thyroid Federation of India

Dr. M.S.Senthil Kumar (President)
No 1 kundan complex, Annasalai,
Teynampet, Chennai 600086
India
www.thyroidhelp.in

Italy

C.A.P.E. Comitato delle Associazioni dei Pazienti Endocrini

Paola Polano (President)
viale Bruno Buozzi 19
00197 Roma
Italy
www.capeitalia.org

Japan

Dr. Fumito Akasu (Contact)
Roppongi 7-18-12-4th floor,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 106-0032
Japan
tfj.jp

The Netherlands

Leven Zonder Schildklier

Peter Lakwijk (President)
The Netherlands
www.levenzonderschildklier.nl

Schildklier Organisatie Nederland

Marian G. de Ruijter (Board member International affairs)
Postbus 60
3940 AB Doorn
The Netherlands
www.schildklier.nl

Norway

Stoffskifteforbundet

(formerly Norsk Thyreoideaforbund)
Venche Anita Fagereng (President)
Fr. Nansens plass 9
NO-0160 Oslo
Norway
www.stoffskifte.org

Philippines

Thyroid Council of the Philippines

Room 1101, North Tower, CHBC
St Luke’s Medical Center
Quezon City, Philippines
tolsanluis [ad] gmail [dot] com

Portugal

ASSOCIAÇÃO DAS DOENÇAS DA TIRÓIDE

Celeste Campinho (President)
Rua Dr. Ricardo Jorge, 55 – 1º C
4050-514 Porto
Portugal
www.adti.pt

Russia

Thyroid Foundation of St. Petersburg

Prof. Elina G. Gasparyan (President)
“Professor” Medical Centre
42 Chaykovsky St.
St. Petersburg 191123
Russia
gasparyan@peterlink.ru

Spain

AECAT, Asociación Española de Cáncer de Tiroides

Carlos Jesús Rodríguez Alarcón (President)
San Nicolas 15
28013 Madrid
Spain
www.aecat.net

Sweden

Svenska Sköldkörtelföreningen

Peter Lakwijk (President)
Postbox 10256
SE-43423 Kungsbacka
Sweden
www.skoldkortel.se

United States of America

Graves’ Disease and Thyroid Foundation (GDATF)

Nancy Hord Patterson (Founder)
P.O. Box 2793
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067
USA
www.gdatf.org

Thyroid Federation International Headquarters

Thyroid Federation International

Katherine Keen (Administrative Co-ordinator)
P.O. Box 471
Bath ON K0H 1G0
Canada
tfi@thyroid-fed.org