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ThyCa Long Island, NY Support Group
ThyCa support groups:
||ThyCa Long Island meets the second Sunday of each month from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.
Please call to confirm meetings, especially if you drive a long distance.
North Shore University Hospital
Tower Pavilion, first floor, TCR #3 next to Rust Auditorium
300 Community Drive
Parking at the hospital is $3.00.
Map to North Shore University Hospital (provided by Mapquest®).
||Abby Melendez 516-608-5113
On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 19-21, 2012, you are cordially invited to the 15th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, at the Eaglewood Resort & Spa in Itasca, IL, which is about 15 miles from Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. 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/conferences.htm for further details and advance registration information.
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- Bronx, NY (E-mail support only)
- Manhattan, NY
- Troy, NY
- Bethlehem, PA (Greater Lehigh Valley)
- NW Philadelphia, PA (NW Philly)
- Philadelphia, PA
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