Us TOO in Seattle

Prostate Cancer Education, Support and Advocacy

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, August 28, 2019, 6 -8 pm

Greenwood Senior Center, 525 N 85th St, Seattle --lower level (enter off the parking lot behind the building) 

Roundtable discussion among members and guests, 6 pm to 7 pm.

Meeting with Dr. Michael Schweizer, 7 pm to 8 pm.

Dr. Michael Schweizer is an oncologist who specializes in treating patients with bladder, prostate and testicular cancers. His research focuses on developing new drugs and therapies to treat these cancers and to help speed advances from the lab into the clinic. He leads a number of innovative translational clinical trials, including studies evaluating high-dose testosterone as a therapeutic option for men with advanced prostate cancer.

 

Dr. Schweizer received his medical degree at Temple University School of Medicine and is an Assistant Professor of Oncology at U.W. School of Medicine.

 Upcoming Dates to Note

Sunday, September 15, 2019: 9:00 am walk around Greenlake to raise prostate cancer awareness

Wednesday, September 25, 2019: 6:00 p.m. Us TOO September meeting 

Saturday, September 28, 2019: ZERO Prostate Cancer Run, Willis Tucker Park, Snohomish 

 

 

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, Aug 28 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday, Sep 25 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday, Oct 23 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday, Nov 20 at 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM