ThyCa Madison, WI Support Group

Meets: The Madison, WI Support Group meets the second Saturday of every month from 2:00 to 3:30 PM.

If you plan to attend a meeting, please RSVP by e-mail to before 7:00 PM on the Friday before the meeting. The meeting will be canceled if no one e-mails prior to 7:00 PM that Friday.

Jan 12 Feb 9 Mar 9
Apr 13 May 11 Jun 8
Jul 13 Aug 10 Sep 14
Oct 12 Nov 9 Dec 14

Location: University of Wisconsin Hospitals and Clinics 
Wisconsin Institute of Medical Research (WIMR) Building 
Room 5001A 5th Floor Conference Room
600 Highland Ave
Madison, WI

Directions: Directions to 600 Highland Ave (provided by Google Maps®).

Park in the main parking ramp. The Information Desk near the Hospital Entrance (between the "D" and "F" Elevators) will validate your parking ticket.

Enter the UW Hospital through the Hospital Entrance and follow the "Main Street" to the "K" Elevators; take them to the 1st Floor. Proceed down the hall to the WIMR Building and take the WIMR Elevators to the 5th Floor. The Conference Room is straight ahead.

Contacts: Timothy Lau 
Joanna Forstrom  608-698-8985

Other Notes:
Special Events: On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 18-20, 2019, you are cordially invited to the 22nd International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, in Denver, Colorado, 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.
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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 Aug 18, 2019.