ThyCa Chicago meets the third Tuesday of each month from 7:00 to 8:30 PM.
See Special Events below for special information about our August and September meetings.
|Location:||Lutheran General Hospital -- Main Hospital, Rm. 1041
Note: For February, March, November, and December we will be in room 1042.
1775 Dempster Street
Park Ridge, IL 60068
Map to Lutheran General Hospital (provided by Mapquest®).
Free parking is available in the hospital parking garage.
|Contacts:||Joyce Wood 847-577-7462
|Special Events:||We are having a special guided meditation session at our August 19th meeting. For this meeting, please RSVP to Chicago_IL@thyca.org.
Dr. Brian W. Kim, MD, endocrinologist from Rush University Medical Center, will be the guest speaker at our September 16th meeting. He will discuss topics including treatment options, guidelines, and long-term management. For this meeting, please RSVP to Chicago_IL@thyca.org.
On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 17-19, 2014, you are cordially invited to the 17th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, at the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel in Denver, CO, 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 advance registration information.
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This page was updated on Jun 28, 2014.