ThyCa Rochester, NY Support Group

Meets: ThyCa Rochester, meets on the second Tuesday of every month from 6:00 to 7:30 PM.

See Special Events below for information about the guest speaker at our April 14 meeting.

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: Gilda's Club
255 Alexander St.
Rochester, NY  14607

Directions: Map to Gilda's Club (Provided by MapQuest®)

Parking is free. Overflow parking is just behind the Buckingham Properties building.

Contacts: Dr. Jacob Moalem
Todd Chennel NP 585-276-4633
Jennifer Dodd

Other Notes:
Special Events: John Ingle, M.D., Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology at the University of Rochester Medical Center Department of Otolaryngology will be the guest speaker at our April 14 meeting. He will discuss how thyroid cancer can affect our voices and throats.

To submit questions in advance, send them to We will pass them on to Dr. Ingle to prepare for the meeting.

You can read Dr. Ingle's professional and patient-care biographies at

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 Mar 05, 2015.