I Can Cope Program returns
The Michael nad Bianne Bienes Cancer Center, in conjunction with the American Cancer Society, present the I Can Cope program on Saturday, November 17, 2012, from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.
As Broward County’s leading cancer center, we emphasize the “Can” in cancer. I Can Cope is a free program designed to assist patients and families with the challenges associated with cancer. Our specialists, leaders in their field, discuss medical options, diet, physical fitness and the emotional impact of the disease. Refreshments will be served throughout the day.
8:30a.m. - 9:00a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:00a.m. - 9:15a.m.
Welcome & Prayer, Christina Austin-Valere, PhD, LCSW
9:15a.m. - 10:00a.m.
Understanding Cancer Treatment, Christina Gomez, MD
10:00a.m. - 10:45a.m.
Understanding Radiation Therapy, Irina Grosman, MD
10:45a.m. - 11:15a.m.
Spirituality and Cancer Care, Margaret Kimber, MPS, Clinical Chaplain
11:15a.m. - 11:30a.m.
11:30a.m. - 12:15p.m.
Communicating Concerns and Feelings, Alexander Kushch, PhD
12:15p.m. - 12:45p.m.
Lunch & Survivor Story
12:45p.m. - 1:30p.m.
Mobilizing Resources and Support, Alton Linn, Jr., Esq.
1:30p.m. – 2:00p.m.
Understanding the Role of Clinical Trials in Treatment, Jorge Adames, PA, RN, CRA
2:00p.m. - 3:15p.m.
Keeping Well In Mind & Body, Monica alinetescu, RD
3:15p.m. - 3:30p.m.
Evaluations & Celebration
Please RSVP to 954-267-7770.
Location: Cancer Center, 2nd Floor Atrium