Patient Education Calendar of Events

ATA Alliance for Thyroid Patient Education

Educational forums, patient support groups and other patient-oriented meetings

ATA Conferences www.thyroid.org

Nothing is scheduled at this time. Please visit the website for updates

 

ThyCa Conferences www.thyca.org
Every Month
Free 1-Hour Thyroid Cancer Webinars with Thyroid Cancer Expert Speakers, sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. – Details at www.thyca.org
Every Month
ThyCa Support Group Meetings around the United States and in Canada, Costa Rica, and Philippines. Complete list of groups, meetings, and contacts at www.thyca.org/sg/local.htm
February 28, 2014 Worldwide
Rare Diseases Day.
Coordinated by Eurordis (Rare Diseases Europe) with US sponsorship by the National Organization for Rare Disorders (www.rarediseases.org). ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc., is pleased to partner in support of this observance. – Details at www.thyca.org

March 7, 2014 Web and telephone
Free workshop from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time. Update on Thyroid Cancer with R. Michael Tuttle, M.D., ThyCa Medical Advisor; Krzysztof Misiukiewicz, M.D., and Sarah Kelly, M.S.W. Sponsored by CancerCare in collaboration with ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’Association, Inc., and other organizations. – Details at www.thyca.org

September 2014
Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month. Worldwide observance sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc., with many partnering organizations.- Details at www.thyca.org
October 17-19, 2014 Denver, Colorado
17th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Conference. You’re invited to learn from experts and share experiences with others coping with all types of thyroid cancer. More than 60 speakers and more than 100 sessions. Sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. – Details at www.thyca.org
October 18, 2014 Denver, Colorado
The 13th Annual Dinner/Auction Fundraiser for Thyroid Cancer Research, in conjunction with the 17th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Conference. Sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc. – Details at www.thyca.org
Graves’ Disease Foundation Conferences www.ngdf.org
Nothing is scheduled at this time. Please visit the website for updates

 

Light of Life Foundation www.checkyourneck.com
Ongoing
Thyroid Cancer Awareness campaign with Cindy Crawford and Brooke Shields
June 12, 2010 — a previous symposium available online at: http://www.checkyourneck.com/About-Thyroid-Cancer/Thyroid-Cancer-Symposium-Presentations
Thyroid Cancer Symposium Presentations: What’s New in Thyroid Cancer? A Day for Patients and Their Families
Please visit the Light of Life Foundation website to view the Patient Educational Symposium which took place in NYC in 2010. As part of the Patient Educational Program these online presentations provide valuable information in hopes that patients everywhere can gain further information and support about their disease.