Week of March 4, 2015

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WEBINAR Reconstructive Surgery Options for Women with Breast Cancer

WEBINAR Reconstructive Surgery Options for Women with Breast Cancer


Breast reconstruction can help restore the look and feel of the breast after mastectomy. Learn the facts about the many surgical options available.

This program is in collaboration with SHARE: Self-Help for Women.

Speaker

Deborah Axelrod, MD, FACS
The John and Elaine Kanas Associate Professor of Surgical Oncology
Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center

Jaime Levine, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Surgery

Date & Time

Friday, March 6, 2015
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

RSVP IS REQUIRED

For more information and registration please visit: http://bit.ly/SHAREreconstruction

 

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Date:
Fri, 03/06/2015 - 1:00pm2:00pm

Event type:
Lectures
1:00pm
 
 
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Understanding Your Risk of Developing a Second Cancer

Understanding Your Risk of Developing a Second Cancer


The American Society of Clinical Oncology has indicated that second cancers occur much more frequently, representing 19% of all new cancer diagnoses. This lecture will look at both pediatric and adult cancers, strategies to reduce a recurrence, and how a second cancer is treated differently. Survivors will share their stories.

Speakers

Sharon Gardner, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
The Stephen D. Hassenfeld Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Marleen Meyers, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center

Date & Time

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location

NYU Langone Medical Center
550 First Avenue (at 31street)
Alumni Hall B
New York, NY

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 212.263.2266, e-mail CancerEvents@nyumc.org or reserve online. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Tue, 03/10/2015 - 6:00pm7:30pm

Event type:
Lectures
6:00pm
 
 
Colorectal Cancer Risk Reduction: The Importance of Early Detection

Colorectal Cancer Risk Reduction: The Importance of Early Detection


Early detection is key for preventing colorectal cancer. Join us for a discussion on different screening options available, the importance of understanding your risk, and understanding the signs and symptoms of colorectal cancer. Lunch will be provided after the program.

In collaboration with the Office of Business Affairs at Woodhull Medical Center North Brooklyn Health Network.

Speakers

Stefan Balan, MD
Medical Director, Hematology and Oncology
Woodhull Medical Center
Assistant Professor
Division of Hematology and Medical Oncology
Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center

Harry A. Winters, MD
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
North Brooklyn Health Network
Woodhull Medical Center

Date & Time

Thursday, March 12, 2015
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Location

Woodhull Medical Center
760 Broadway (At the intersection of Broadway and Flushing Avenue)
3rd Floor, Conference Room #1
Brooklyn, NY

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 718.963.8640, e-mail CancerEvents@nyumc.org or reserve online. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:00pm1:30pm

Event type:
Lectures
12:00pm
 
 
 
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Cancer Survivorship Learning Series: You Can Run All over Town, But Can You Eat Healthy on the Run?

Cancer Survivorship Learning Series: You Can Run All over Town, But Can You Eat Healthy on the Run?


As a New Yorker on the run, you know the pitfalls of eating on the go: “grande” morning coffee drinks, pizza by the slice, and super sized bagels. No matter the length of your commute or work-day, you CAN eat healthy on the run! Learn how to snack healthy, avoid calorie disasters, and make restaurant deliveries really work for you.

Speaker

Amanda Buthmann, MS, RD
Senior Dietitian/Wellness Coordinator
The Stephen D. Hassenfeld Children’s Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders

Date & Time

Tuesday, March 17, 2015
6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Location

Perlmutter Cancer Center
160 E. 34th St. (between Lexington and Third Avenues)
11th Floor, Rm 1121
New York, NY

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 212.263.2266, e-mail CancerEvents@nyumc.org or reserve online. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Tue, 03/17/2015 - 6:00pm7:00pm

Event type:
Lectures
6:00pm
 
 
 
 
 
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Update from the Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

Update from the Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium


The 37th Annual San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium brought scientists and clinicians together to present state-of-the-art information on breast cancer. Join us for a discussion of the latest findings presented at this premier symposium, including breast cancer prevention strategies, research, diagnosis, and treatment.

Speaker

Freya R. Schnabel, MD
Professor
Department of Surgery
Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center

Date & Time

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location

Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center
160 East 34th Street (between Lexington and Third Avenues)
11th Floor, Room 1121


Date:
Wed, 03/25/2015 - 6:00pm7:30pm

Event type:

6:00pm
 
Healthy Eating While Facing Prostate Cancer

Healthy Eating While Facing Prostate Cancer


Eating and staying healthy are important during and after treatment. This lecture will discuss foods that are good for you, tips for making healthy decisions, and the benefits of a healthy diet.

Speaker

Geovanni Espinosa, ND, LAc
Department of Urology

Date & Time

Thursday, March 26, 2015
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Location

Perlmutter Cancer Center
160 E. 34th St. (between Lexington and Third Avenues)
11th Floor, Rm 1121
New York, NY

RSVP IS REQUIRED

To RSVP for a lecture, please call 212.263.2266, e-mail CancerEvents@nyumc.org or reserve online. Please provide your name, phone number, the name of the lecture and number of people attending.

 

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Date:
Thu, 03/26/2015 - 5:30pm6:30pm

Event type:
Lectures
5:30pm
 
 
 
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