Achievements

The Amsterdam Declaration

On the 10th anniversary of EUGOGO in 2009 an international symposium on GO was organised in Amsterdam. Here the so-called Amsterdam declaration on GO was signed by 85 organizations in the field of endocrinology and ophthalmology, setting specific 5-year targets focussing on raising awareness on GO and implementing measures to reduce the incidence and morbidity of the disease. Signatories included:
- 61 International / National Professional Societies (30 Ophthalmological)
- 24 Thyroid patient organisations
- 2011- Launch of global audit on 5 year targets of the Amsterdam Declaration