Us TOO in Seattle Prostate Cancer Support Group meetings are open to men with prostate cancer, their loved ones, friends, and caregivers. Our goal is to provide comprehensive information on prostate cancer, its diagnoses, treatments, side effects, current research and other aspects that may be used to help us make informed decisions about the disease. Us TOO in Seattle monthly meetings offer peer-to-peer interaction and support, plus unbiased information from experts in areas related to prostate cancer including surgery, radiation, medication, psychology, healthy lifestyles, and more.
Spouses, partners, other family members and caregivers are welcome.
Each Us TOO in Seattle meeting starts at 6pm with a facilitated discussion between participants followed by an educational presentation at 7pm by a healthcare provider or other speaker. Meetings end promptly at 8:00.Next Meeting
Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 6 -8 pm
Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St, Seattle --lower level (enter off the parking lot behind the building)
This month only, no roundtable discussion among members and guests
Meeting with Dr. Mark Scholz, 6 pm to 8pm.
Dr. Scholz will be speaking about his new book, "The Key to Prostate Cancer"
Dr. Mark Scholz is a nationally recognized prostate cancer expert and double board certified oncologist. Dr. Scholz is Medical Director of Prostate Oncology Specialists in Marina del Rey, California, and is a founder and Executive Director of the Prostate Cancer Research Institute.
Dr. Scholz is the author of the widely heralded book Invasion of the Prostate Snatchers. His latest book, The Key to Prostate Cancer, presents a new and very clear framework for a patient to identify his stage of prostate cancer and to understand and select from among appropriate response options.
For a preview of Dr. Scholz's bold new framework, take a look at the Prostate Cancer Research Foundation's website, https://pcri.org/
This presentation and conversation with Dr. Scholz provides us with a unique opportunity to learn from one of the giants of prostate cancer treatment. Note that Dr. Scholz will begin his presentation at 6 pm. Don't be late!
Upcoming Dates to Note
Wednesday, March 27, 2019: Us TOO March meeting with Dr. John Gore