ThyCa Cedar Rapids Corridor, IA Support Group

Meets: ThyCa Cedar Rapids Corridor, IA, meets the first Tuesday of every month from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.

Note: See Location and Special Events below for information about the July location and upcoming special events. 

2015
Jan 6 Feb 3 Mar 3
Apr 7 May 5 Jun 2
Jul 7 Aug 4 Sep 1
Oct 6 Nov 3 Dec 1


Location: Hall-Perrine Cancer Center Community Room
701 10th St SE
Cedar Rapids, IA

Location for the July 7 meeting only:

New Pioneer Food Co-op (click link for map)
3338 Center Point Road NE
Cedar Rapids, IA.

Directions: Map to Hall-Perrine Cancer Center (provided by Mapquest®)

Map of Cancer Center

Map of Cancer Center

Contacts: Jamie Garringer  319-481-2563
e-mail: cedarrapids-ia@thyca.org

Other Notes:
Special Events: At our July 7 meeting, we will have a guided tour of the New Pioneer Food Co-op in Cedar Rapids.

On Thursday, September 24, you are invited to participate in "Meet Me at the Market" at NewBo Market at 1100 3rd Street SE, Cedar Rapids. Registration starts at 5:00 PM. Walk is TBA.

Nichole Plagge, PT, Clinical Manager of Therapies at Hall-Perrine Cancer Center, will be the guest speaker at our October 6 meeting.

On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 2-4, 2015, you are cordially invited to the 18th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, at the Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel in St. Louis, MO, 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.

Other nearby ThyCa support groups:

Return to the Local Support Groups home page.

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 Jun 26, 2015.