ThyCa Washington, DC Support Group

Silver Spring, MD

Meets: ThyCa Washington, DC meets the third Saturday of each month from 10:30 AM to noon.

Jan 21 Feb 18 Mar 18
Apr 15 May 20 Jun 17
Jul 15 Aug 19 Sep 16
Oct 21 Nov 18 Dec 16

Location: Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Rd.
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Professional and Community Education Center, Room #1, 1st Floor of the main hospital.

Directions: Georgia Ave North exit off 495
Forest Glen Metro Station

Map to Holy Cross Hospital (provided by Mapquest ®).

Contacts: Gary Bloom 301-943-5419
Cal Pierce

Other Notes:
Special Events: On May 13, 2017, we will host a Free Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Workshop with physician speakers plus roundtables. On May 13, 2017 from 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM at Holy Cross Hospital, 1500 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring, MD. Read the event flyer for details.
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.

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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.