The Kitchener-Waterloo Area Chapter received a Certificate of Appreciation from Past President Mabel Miller (centre), left: Cassandra Howarth K-W President, right: Joan DeVille K-W Program Chair

Thyroid Foundation of Canada

2018-2019 Board of Directors

•Laz Bouros, President, Ottawa ON
•Kim McNally, Vice President and Director of Patient Care, Kingston ON
•Deb Walker, Treasurer, Brandon MB
•Mabel Miller, Past President and Director of Education and Publications, Gander NL
•Susey Harmer, Director of Fundraising, Oshawa ON
•Gabriela Albarracin, Director-at-Large, Ottawa ON

Pictured above, some of the AGM attendees. Front row: Mabel Miller, Past President and Laz Bouros President-elect

Help us to Help Others


  • Public education programs
  • Advocacy for improved thyroid care
  • Annual June is Thyroid Month activities

Patient Support

  • Toll free telephone Help line and email access for thyroid patients
  • Thyroid Health Guides and other educational material
  • Thyrobulletin newsletter
  • site with the latest news

Thyroid Research

  • Annual Research Awards program provides funding for projects carried out in Canadian thyroid laboratories.
  • Annual Light a Tree campaign to raise funds