Seeking to understand & change corrupt medical practices around thyroid disease.
Sick to Death of Medical Corruption? Panel today in New Orleans & On FaceBook Live

A panel discussion will be held tonight, 6 – 8pm CDT Monday, Oct. 16, at Zeitgeist (18618 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70113) and streamed via Facebook Live at

The free, two hour discussion features New Orleans director, Maggie Hadleigh-West and the medical luminaries featured in her documentary Sick to Death!, which had its world premiere at the New Orleans Film Festival last Saturday night.

The film will be not be screened at the panel. Those in the New Orleans area are encouraged to see the film at a second screening on Wed. Oct. 18th at 6pm at The Ace Hotel. Tickets are available at the New Orleans Film Festival Website at:

Maggie and these medical and wellness experts will discuss the complications, negligence and corruption which impedes diagnosis, treatment and patient options specifically around thyroid disorders and related illnesses.

Panelists’ Biographies:

 Dr. Kent Holftorf

Dr. Kent Holtorf

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Mary Shomon

Mary Shomon

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Jodi Brown

Jodi Brown

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Jeny Kherkher

Jeny Kherkher

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Maggie Hadleigh-West, director, filmmaker, artist, Sick to Death!, documentary, STD!

Maggie Hadleigh-West

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