Member Organizations

Members on all continents.

In This Section

Australia

The Australian Thyroid Foundation Ltd.

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

Belgium

Leven Zonder Schildklier

Peter Lakwijk (President)
Belgium
www.levenzonderschildklier.be

Brazil

Instituto da Tiróide

Eduardo Tomimori (President)
Rua Artur Ramos, 96 – 5A
01454-903 São paulo
Brazil
www.indatir.org.br

Bulgaria

VIOM

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

Canada

Thyroid Foundation of Canada / La Fondation Canadienne de la Thyroïde

Laz Bouros (President)
PO Box 298
Bath ON K0H 1G0
Canada
www.thyroid.ca

Croatia

Croatian Association for Thyroid Disease

Tomislav Jukic (President)
Ulica Frana Petrica 5, 1000 Zagreb
Croatia
www.stitnjaca.eu

Denmark

Stofskifteforeningen

Julie Lund (President)
Blekinge Boulevard 2
2630 Taastrup
Denmark
www.stofskifteforeningen.dk

Finland

Thyroid Association of Finland

Dr. Ulla Slama (Representative)
Vettmossvagen 57
Narpes
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 (GUDEAS)

Elena Shelestova (President)
Georgian Medical Diagnostic Centre
5, Ljubljana Str., Tbilisi, 380059
Republic of Georgia
E-mail:  e_shelestova@yahoo.com

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. Krankenhaus Bad Godesberg
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
E-mail:  medisen@gmail.com

Italy

CAPE – Comitato delle Associazioni dei Pazienti Endocrini

Luisa La Colla (President)
Via Cola di Rienzo 28, Scala C
00192 Rome
Italy
www.capeitalia.org

Japan

Thyroid Foundation of Japan

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

Kenya

Thyroid Disease Awareness Kenya Foundation

Sarah Katulle (CEO and Founder)
E-mail:  skatulle@gmail.com

Nigeria

Goldheart Thyroid Awareness Foundation

Florence Oketona (CEO and Founder)
Nicon Insurance Building
No.4 Secretariat Road, Jos, Plateau State
Nigeria
www.goldheartthyroid.com

TASI (Thyroid Awareness and Support Initiative)

Iruoma Ofortube (Executive Director)
Ikeja, Lagos
Nigeria
www.tasinigeria.org

Norway

Stoffskifteforbundet

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

The Philippines

Thyroid Council of The Philippines

Dr. Teofilo O.L. San Luis, Jr. (President)
Room 1101, North Tower, CHBC
St Luke’s Medical Center
Quezon City, Philippines
Email:  tolsanluis@gmail.com

Portugal

ADTI, Associação das Doenças da Tiroide

Camilo Oliveira (President)
Rua 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
Email:  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