ThyCa Jersey Shore University Medical Center Support Group

Neptune, NJ

Meets: ThyCa Jersey Shore University Medical Center meets the first Monday of each month from 6:00 to 7:30 PM. See Other: below for list of topics for the meetings.

Jan 7 Feb 4 Mar 4
Apr 1 May 6 Jun 3
Jul None Aug 5 Sep None
Oct 7 Nov 4 Dec 2
2014
Jan 6 Feb 3 Mar 3
Apr 7 May 5 Jun 2
Jul None Aug (See Special Events) Sep None
Oct 6 Nov 3 Dec 1
Location: Medical Staff Board Room, Brennan Lobby
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
1945 Route 33
Neptune, NJ

Directions: Map to Jersey Shore University Medical Center (provided by Mapquest®).

Contacts: Donald Winters 732-776-3603
e-mail:neptune-nj@thyca.org

Other Notes: Please RSVP for meetings to 1-800-560-9990.

Meetings not listed here are group discussions.

Feb 3 Sunil Asnani, M.D.: Management of Lymph Nodes in Thyroid Cancer
Apr 7 Loretta Ninivaggi, N.P.: Regulating Your Medication after Surgery
Jun 2 Pritinder Thind, M.D.: Current Topics in Radiology and Thyroid Cancer
Nov 3 Peg Sweeny, Speech Therapy: The Aging, "Normal Voice"

 

Special Events: Come to the free 2nd Annual Surviving Thyroid Cancer Day in the Lance Auditorium at Jersey Shore University Medical Center on Friday August 1, 2014 from 8:00 AM to Noon. ThyCa is cooperating in publicity for this educational event.

Click here for information about topics, presenters, exhibits, and registration.

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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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 06, 2014.