The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons is dedicated to the advancement of the science and art of endocrine surgery and maintenance of high standards in the practice of endocrine surgery.
Norman W. Thompson, MD


We are saddened by the loss of our dear friend and founding member, Norman W. Thompson, MD. An organized memorial gathering will take place at a later time and details will be shared when they are available. If you are interested in making a donation in memory of Dr. Thompson please consider directing your contributions to one of the following:

Hope College:
Please scroll to “Designations” and click “other”; in the Honorary and Memorial Gifts section, you may specify a gift to the Dr. Norman ’53 and Mrs. Marcia Veldman ’56 Thompson Lecture Series

The University of Michigan Division of Endocrine Surgery:!/give/basket/fund/570843

American Association of Endocrine Surgeons (AAES) Foundation:

Mark your calendar NOW for The American Association of Endocrine Surgeons 37th Annual Meeting, to be held April 10 - 12, 2016 in Baltimore, MD.
The meeting will feature oral presentations, interesting cases, poster presentations, exhibits and plenty of networking opportunities.

Join us for a top-notch, highly competitive scientific program developed by the 2016 AAES Program Committee. Topics will span all the aspects of endocrine surgical disease and contain a mix of basic, translational, and clinical work. The focal point of the program will be the top papers presented in the oral sessions, and the dynamic and collegial discussion that follows. The winners of the prestigious Paul LoGerfo Clinical Research Award, and the Basic Science Award will be chosen from these top presentations. Throughout the meeting there will be plenty of opportunity to renew old friendships, and meet new colleagues and collaborators in endocrinology and endocrine surgery.

2016 Match Application Open:

Applicants, please start the process by paying your $100 application fee.

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