ThyCa Denver, CO Support Group

Meets: The Denver, CO, ThyCa support group meets the third Monday of every month from 7:00 to 8:30 PM.

Notes:

See Special Events below for information about our guest speaker schedule. 

The November meeting has been changed to November 13 and the December meeting has been canceled. 


2017
Jan Canceled Feb 20 Mar 20
Apr 17 May 15 Jun 19
Jul 17 Aug 21 Sep 18
Oct 16 Nov 13 Dec Canceled


Location: University of Colorado Hospital
Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion
Conference Center Tower 2, Room B
12605 E. 16th Avenue
Aurora, CO 80045

Directions: Map to University of Colorado Hospital (Provided by Google® Maps)

Contacts: Jo Marie Bushell 303-478-7802
Denise Rivera 303-425-9351
Tommy Stewart  303-940-9422
Steve Zielonka  678-612-7152
E-mail denver-co@thyca.org

Other Notes:
Special Events: March 20: Dr. Kristin McKinney, Associate Professor, Director of Ultrasound, Department of Radiology at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, answers questions about fine needle aspiration and neck ultrasounds.

April 17: Dr. Jennifer Morrison, endocrinologist, holds a question and answer session. 

May 15: Deidre H. Elder, MS, DABHP, CMLSO at University of Colorado Hospital RSO/LSO, discusses "Patient Restrictions with Radioactive Iodine."

July 17: Gail Hayutin, Clinical Science Associate, Endocrinology US Rare Diseases at Sanofi Genzyme, holds a question and answer session about Thyrogen.

September 18: Robert McIntyre, MD, Professor of Surgery-GI Tumor/Endocrinology and Director of Endocrine Surgery at University of Colorado Hospital discusses "The Importance of a Good First Surgery."

October 16: Kevin Patterson, DDS, MD, discusses "Dental Issues with Radioactive Iodine."

November 13: Jennifer Morrison, MD, discusses updates from the 2017 International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference.

On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 21-23, 2016, you are cordially invited to the 19th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, at the LAX Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, CA, USA.  This event is sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc.

Dozens of leading thyroid cancer specialists from around the country will speak and answer questions about thyroid cancer care and research.  The weekend also features speakers and roundtables on skills for coping with thyroid cancer.  This educational and supportive conference is for people at all phases of testing, treatment, and follow-up for thyroid cancer, as well as caregivers, friends, health care professionals, and anyone interested in thyroid cancer. Scholarships to cover the registration fee are available on request.  Walk-in attendees are welcome.

Visit http://www.thyca.org/support/conferences/ for further details and advanced registration information.

Other nearby ThyCa support groups:

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Nothing discussed at a support group should be considered as a replacement for a doctor's care. We do not give medical advice. We do share support and our own experiences. We are each ultimately responsible for our own care.

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If the above link does not work for you, please send updates to sgweb@thyca.org. Include the name of your group.

This page was updated on Mar 14, 2017.