Alan P. Farwell MD

Section Chief of Medicine in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Nutrition, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition & Weight Management

Associate Professor, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition & Weight Management

720 Harrison Ave | (617) 638-8873
Alan Farwell
Sections

Endocrinology, Diabetes, Nutrition & Weight Management

Centers

Evans Center for Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research

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

Education

MD, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1984

BA, University of Vermont, 1977

Publications

Published on 7/14/2020

Farwell AP. Commentary on "Long Work Hours Are Associated with Hypothyroidism: A Cross-Sectional Study with Population-Representative Data" by Lee et al. Thyroid. 2020 10; 30(10):1395-1396. PMID: 32515289.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Published on 3/15/2016

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

Published on 10/1/2013

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

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.

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.

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.

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