The ThyCa South Bay L.A., CA Support Group Meets the first Saturday of each month from 10:00 AM to Noon.
Meetings will be on the second Saturday in July and September.
See Special Events below for information about our guest speaker schedule.
|Location:||Cancer Support Community -- Room A
109 W. Torrance Blvd.
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
The Cancer Support Community (Building 109) is located on the roof of the Redondo Beach Pier parking structure at the end of Torrance Blvd.
Map to Cancer Support Community (Provided by Google Maps®)
Candy Crimin 310-493-2041
|Special Events:||July 8: Leslie Engel, Clinical Science Associate for Sanofi-Genzyme, will discuss Thyrogen and Caprelsa.
August 5: Dr. Benjamin Rafii, ENT Specialist and Thyroid surgeon with specialty in voice, airway and swallowing, will present an overview of thyroid cancer, with a special focus on the latest treatment guidelines from the American Thyroid Association.
October 6: Carole Spencer, Phd, Director of USC Endocrine Services Laboratory, and Professor of Medicine will discuss research integrating clinical and lab aspects of thyroid disease and treatment, with special focus on thyroglobulin antibodies.
November 4: Dr. Michael Yeh, Professor of Surgery and Medicine and Chief of Endocrine Surgery at UCLA will have a presentation.
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.
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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 May 05, 2017.