Dear LATS colleagues:

The LATS Electoral Committee (EC) would like to remind you about LATS coming Elections. In 2015 the elections should include the positions of President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer and nine Directors of LATS.

Candidates for the positions above (President-Elect, Secretary, Treasurer and Directors of LATS), in good standing with the Society, shall submit their nomination to the EC at least forty days before the LATS Congress, which means September 10th. A photo can facilitate the identification of the candidate and candidates for President-elect, Secretary and Treasurer can mention past activities/positions at our Society, just as a suggestion. 

The EC shall notify LATS members about the candidates nominated for office at least thirty days before the LATS Congress, which means September 20th. At this day each member, in good standing with the Society, will receive a password which allow the access to the online voting system.

  August 19th 2015

LATS Electoral Committee

Dra Edna Kimura, São Paulo

Dr. Hans Graf, Curitiba

Dr. Marcos Abalovich, Buenos Aires


Proposals of items to be treated in LATS Assembly (15th ITC-Orlando).

The proposals should be sent to the LATS Secretary at least thirty days before the LATS General Assembly. The deadline is September 19th 2015.


Suggestions for Amendments to LATS Bylaws

 Any member may propose to the Secretary, in writing, amendments to LATS Bylaws at least thirty days before the General Meeting. These Bylaws may be amended by a two-thirds vote of the Active members. The deadline is September 19th 2015.


Eduardo Tomimori

LATS Secretary

Publicada em AGO 20, 2015 Mais notícias.


a.- Objetivos del curso:

1-      Transmitir los últimos adelantos en Tiroides, tanto clínicos como básicos a países Latinoamericanos.

2-      Integrar a todos los países latinoamericanos con socios en LATS.

3-      Interesar a otros tiroideólogos de esos países a asociarse y participar en LATS.

4-      Divulgar, comunicar y promover las diferentes actividades de la LATS en los países menos representados.

b.- Destinatarios del Curso:

- Países que tengan representación con  socios en LATS. Se tendrá en consideración preferentemente aquellos países cuyos miembros  tengan dificultades para asistir a los  Congresos de LATS o para organizar los mismos.

c.- Los costos del Curso deben ser costeados por el organizador Local y los sponsors interesados. Solo en caso de que los gastos no puedan ser cubiertos en su totalidad por ellos, el COMITE EJECUTIVO DE LATS  discutirá si puede contribuir con ayuda económica, dependiendo de cada caso en particular y del monto del cual se trate.

d- El Comité Organizador Local podrá proponer un Programa Científico, con la participación de los miembros de la Educational Task Force. El mismo será puesto a consideración de miembros asignados del Comité Ejecutivo o Científico para determinar si el mismo es  viable.

e- La Educational Task Force en acuerdo con la Tesorería de LATS realizará las gestiones necesarias para el auspicio de parte de la industria farmacéutica para estos cursos.

f-  La divulgación de esta actividad será realizada a través de la WEB de LATS y mediante mails a todos los asociados; y mediante las comunicaciones previas de algunos países con los miembros de la E.T.F

g- La memoria de las actividades realizadas por la Educational Task Force deben ser comunicadas a los socios de LATS ya sea mediante la página WEB o mail informativos a todos los asociados.

Publicada em AGO 17, 2015 Mais notícias.

15th International Thyroid Congress
October 18-23, 2015
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort
Lake Buena Vista, Florida
Hosted by the ATA; Co-sponsored by ATA, AOTA, ETA and LATS

Book your housing for the Congress now!

Visit the ITC Registration Website to sign up for these additional 15th ITC events now!

15th ITC Event at Epcot
Enjoy an evening of networking and fun at the 15th ITC EVENT AT EPCOT®! Sign up to enjoy entry to the park beginning at 4:00 PM or plan to arrive around 8:30 PM for the 15th ITC dessert reception in a private area within EPCOT® just for ITC attendees. The night will be capped off with great refreshments and the IllumiNations: Reflections on Earth Firework Show.
Ultrasound Course
Spaces are still available for the Sunday, October 18 Pre-ITC Endocrine Neck Advanced Ultrasound Course. View theultrasound agenda and sign up now.
Pre-ITC Satellite Program
Register for the Iodine Global Network (IGN) Pre-ITC Satellite Program on Sunday, October 18 now. View the IGN Satellite agenda here
15th ITC Ridgway Trainee Conference
International Trainees Welcome – trainees from around the world gather for the "Ridgway" Trainee Conference. Pre-register and plan to arrive early for the 15th ITC Ridgway Trainee Conference on Sunday, October 18 to attend the clinical track and basic track pre-meeting programming specifically designed to enhance the trainee experience at the Congress.
15th ITC Gala Banquet and Dinner Dance
"Show Us Your Character!" Purchase your tickets for the costume-themed 15th ITC Gala Banquet and Dinner Dancetaking place Wednesday, October 21 at 7:30 PM. Do you have a favorite literary character, comic book character, historical figure, superhero that reveals your true identity? Show us your character on this fun-filled night with colleagues, family and friends. Invite your friends, wear your favorite costume and show us your character!
15th International Thyroid Congress
View the scientific program and a list of ancillary and satellite programs taking place during the 15th ITC

Request your letter of invitation to assist with your travel plans and view available ground transportation options getting to and from the Congress.

Exhibitors and Sponsors: Purchase an exhibit booth and learn about support opportunities to increase your visibility at the Congress!

Publicada em AGO 14, 2015 Mais notícias.

Jornal LATS

Jornal LATS

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