ThyCa Rockville, MD Support Group

Meets: ThyCa Rockville meets the first Tuesday of every month except July and August from 6:30 to 8:00 PM. For more information, contact cancer navigation team at 240-826-6297.

Jan 3 Feb 7 Mar 7
Apr 4 May 2 Jun 6
Jul None Aug None Sep 5
Oct 3 Nov 7 Dec 5

Location: Aquilino Cancer Center, first floor lobby area
Shady Grove Adventist Hospital
9905 Medical Center Drive
Rockville, MD

Directions: Map to Shady Grove Adventist Hospital (provided by Mapquest®).

Validated parking is available in front of the building.

Contacts: Sheldon Lehner
Ronni Emden
Nora Wade

Other Notes:
Special Events: On May 13, 2017, come to a Free Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Workshop with physician speakers plus roundtables. 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM at Holy Cross Hospital, 1500 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD. This workshop is hosted by ThyCa Silver Springs, MDDetails are available on the flyer.
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 for further details and advanced registration information.

Other nearby ThyCa support groups:
  • Neptune, NJ (ThyCa Jersey Shore University Medical Center)
  • Trenton, NJ (ThyCa Central Jersey -- phone/e-mail support)

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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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This page was updated on Apr 07, 2017.