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Cancer Impacts all of Us: A Conversation with Survivors

June 1, 2019 at 8:30 am - 12:30 pm

Cancer Impacts All of Us: A Conversation With Survivors.
Panel Discussion, Overview of Clinical Trials, Advocacy and Action

UI Cancer Center and Peer Plus present the 32nd anniversary of National Cancer Survivors Day.

Cancer survivors, advocates, healthcare providers, and researchers are invited to join a discussion about survivorship, the importance of family support, and the role of the caregiver.

Lunch will be served.

Parking will be provided at the Wood Street Parking Structure (1100 S. Wood St.). Please bring your parking ticket for validation.

AGENDA
8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:45 – 10 a.m.Welcome & Introductions
10 – 11:15 a.m.Panel Discussion
11:15 – 11:30 a.mLunch
11:30 – 11:40  a.m.Importance of Clinical Trials
11:40 – 11:50 a.m. Jansen Pharmaceutical Representative
11:50 p.m. –
12:15 p.m.
 Wrap up & Evaluation
PANELISTS INCLUDE

Susan Hong, MD

Beverly Rodgers

Angela Williams

William Scott

Nyree Bryant, a cancer survivor in active treatment

Panel Discussion moderated by

Karriem Watson, DHSc, MS, MPH

Details

Date:
June 1, 2019
Time:
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Venue

UIC Student Center West, Thompson Rooms, 2nd floor
828 S Wolcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60612 United States
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Organizer

Rebecca Fortier
Email:
rfortier@uic.edu