ThyCa Reno meets the second Tuesday of each month from Noon to 1:30 PM.
Note: Renown Regional Medical Center is sponsoring a free luncheon lecture on Long-Term Management Strategies that will replace ThyCa Reno's August meeting. Read the attached flyer for location, speaker and topic information, RSVP instructions, etc.
|Location:||Renown Regional Medical Center
Sierra Tower, First Floor, Cafeteria Board Room
1155 Mill Street
Note: See the attached flyer for the location of the special August meeting.
Map to Renown Regional Medical Center (provided by Mapquest ®).
From US 395, exit at Mill Street (exit 68). From US 395 northbound, turn left. From US 395 southbound, turn right.
Cross Kietzke Lane. Turn right into Renown Regional Medical Center campus. Follow the signs to free valet parking or proceed to self-parking on the right.
Enter Tahoe Tower and follow signs to Sierra Tower then to the Sierra Cafe (cafeteria). The Board Room is thefirst door on right after entering double doors to the cafe.
|Contacts:||Marta Brown 775-677-9710 or 775-815-0739
Marion Hammond 775-560-3185
Wendy Smith 408-691-6454
|Special Events:||The August 12 meeting of ThyCa Reno will be replaced by a free Summer Luncheon Lecture sponsored by Renown Regional Medical Center. Dr. Evan Klass, Chief of Endocrinology at Renown will speak on Long-Term Management Strategies - appropriate intensity after the first five years of thryoid cancer diagnosis. Please RSVP by August 6. Click here to view the flyer.
On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 17-19, 2014, you are cordially invited to the 17th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Denver, CO, 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 advance registration information.
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This page was updated on Jul 18, 2014.