ThyCa Reno, NV Support Group

Meets: ThyCa Reno meets the second Tuesday of each month from Noon to 1:30 PM.

Jan 14 Feb 11 Mar 11
Apr 8 May 13 Jun 10
Jul 8 Aug 12 Sep 9
Oct 14 Nov 11 Dec 9

Jan 13 Feb 10 Mar 10
Apr 14 May 12 Jun 9
Jul 14 Aug 11 Sep 8
Oct 13 Nov 10 Dec 8

Location: Renown Regional Medical Center
Sierra Tower, First Floor, Cafeteria Board Room
1155 Mill Street
Reno, NV 

Directions: Map to Renown Regional Medical Center (provided by Mapquest ®).

From US 395, exit at Mill Street (exit 68). From US 395 northbound, turn left. From US 395 southbound, turn right.

Cross Kietzke Lane. Turn right into Renown Regional Medical Center campus. Follow the signs to free valet parking or proceed to self-parking on the right.

Enter Tahoe Tower and follow signs to Sierra Tower then to the Sierra Cafe (cafeteria). The Board Room is thefirst door on right after entering double doors to the cafe.

Contacts: Marta Brown 775-677-9710 or 775-815-0739
Marion Hammond 775-560-3185
Wendy Smith 408-691-6454

Other Notes:
Special Events: 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 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 Aug 13, 2014.