Alan P. Farwell, MD

Associate Professor, Medicine

Alan Farwell
617.638.8873
720 Harrison Ave, Suite 8100

Biography

Expertise includes: Patient education regarding thyroid diseases, Clinical thyroid disease, especially nodules and cancer, nonthyroidal illness effects on the thyroid, Manuscript preparation and review – currently serves as an EIC and on editorial boards; Leadership and managing teams – currently chief and clinic director; also has attended multiple leadership training programs

Other Positions

  • Section Chief of Medicine in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition & Weight Management, Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Member, Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research, Boston University

Education

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, MD
  • University of Vermont, BA

Publications

  • Published on 6/9/2020

    Farwell AP. Commentary: "Long working hours are associated with hypothyroidism: a cross-sectional study with population-representative data". Thyroid. 2020 Jun 09. PMID: 32515289.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/5/2018

    Peterson SJ, Cappola AR, Castro MR, Dayan CM, Farwell AP, Hennessey JV, Kopp PA, Ross DS, Samuels MH, Sawka AM, Taylor PN, Jonklaas J, Bianco AC. An Online Survey of Hypothyroid Patients Demonstrates Prominent Dissatisfaction. Thyroid. 2018 06; 28(6):707-721. PMID: 29620972.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/9/2017

    von Oettingen J, He X, Jean-Baptiste E, Altenor K, Farwell A, Braverman LE. Use of Bouillon Cubes Is a Major Source of Alleviating Iodine Deficiency in Haiti. Thyroid. 2017 06; 27(6):861-862. PMID: 28385121.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2016

    Palermo NE, Modzelewski KL, Farwell AP, Fosbroke J, Shankar KN, Alexanian SM, Baker WE, Simonson DC, McDonnell ME. OPEN ACCESS TO DIABETES CENTER FROM THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT REDUCES HOSPITALIZATIONS IN THE SUSEQUENT YEAR. Endocr Pract. 2016 Oct; 22(10):1161-1169. PMID: 27732094.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 6/13/2016

    Palermo NE, Modzelewski KL, Farwell AP, Fosbroke J, Shankar KN, Alexanian SM, Baker WE, Simonson DC, McDonnell ME. OPEN ACCESS TO DIABETES CENTER FROM THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT REDUCES HOSPITALIZATIONS IN THE SUBSEQUENT YEAR. Endocr Pract. 2016 Jun 13. PMID: 27295016.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 3/15/2016

    Lee S, Farwell AP. Euthyroid Sick Syndrome. Compr Physiol. 2016 Mar 15; 6(2):1071-80. PMID: 27065175.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 10/1/2013

    Farwell AP. Nonthyroidal illness syndrome. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2013 Oct; 20(5):478-84. PMID: 23974778.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/2/2011

    Spitzer M, Alexanian S, Farwell AP. Thyrotoxicosis with post-treatment hypothyroidism in a patient with acute suppurative thyroiditis due to porphyromonas. Thyroid. 2012 Jan; 22(1):97-100. PMID: 22136210.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 12/1/2011

    Farwell AP, Lawrence JE, Pearce EN, Emerson CH, Tangpricha V. E. Chester Ridgway delivers the first Lewis E. Braverman distinguished award lectureship at the American Thyroid Association's 2011 annual meeting. Thyroid. 2011 Dec; 21(12):1293-4. PMID: 22136264.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 5/1/2009

    Farwell AP, Leonard JL. Effect of methyl iodide on deiodinase activity. Inhal Toxicol. 2009 May; 21(6):497-504. PMID: 19519149.

    Read at: PubMed

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