Department of Medicine


Mar 22, 2019

Title: "Exposing the Dark Matter of Pediatric PTC: Molecular Insights into a Distinct Clinical Disease"

Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Wasserman, Staff Physician (Endocrinology), SickKids; Assistant Professor (Paediatrics), University of Toronto

Host: Dr. Jackie James

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this session, participants will:

  • Recognize clinical distinctions between papillary thyroid carcinoma presenting in childhood vs. adulthood
  • Be familiar with differing diagnostic test characteristics when applied to these two populations
  • Appreciate emerging molecular data that characterize unique features of pediatric thyroid carcinoma, and understand how it is being applied to treatment
Endocrinology and Metabolism