Genzyme LATAM thyroid cancer group leaders’ summit

Genzyme Argentina and Brazil invited TCA leaders of patient organisations and some other groups of patients to attend the first LATAM thyroid cancer group leaders’ summit in Buenos Aires city in April 2015.

The participants were from Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Mexico and patients from Colombia and Honduras who are in the first steps of organising an association. A Spanish leader also joined the summit.

The organisation invited TCA president Soledad Rodriguez Perea to make a presentation of TCA history and update.

During the meeting we shared our association’s experiences in different countries and our thoughts about continuing to work together and help the first steps of new groups of patients to become an association or foundation.

The TCA has undertaken to help the new groups of patients in Colombia and Honduras and any country who have this intention.