Top oncologists, radiologists, surgeons, and other medical specialists give presentations designed specifically for people with cancer and their loved ones

Educational Workshops

Roadmap to Resiliency

Friday

September 25

1:00  – 2:00 pm

Join Dr. Arash Asher for this webinar focused on tools to help you manage distress, including finding meaning in difficult times, managing fear, and developing coping strategies for the road ahead.

Breast and Colon Cancer : What Now?

Tuesday

September 29

6:00  – 7:30 pm

Join Dr. Amliya Santiago, ND from the Integrative Natural Medical Clinic for this informative presentation on what to do if you have Breast/Colon Cancer while doing chemo/radiation (diet & nutrition, & more!).

Federal Health Benefit Laws

Tuesday

October 13

3:00  – 4:00 pm

Representatives from Department of Labor Employee Benefits Security Administration (EBSA) and Covered California will provide information and education on federal health benefit laws.

EBSA will help you understand what rights you and your family have so that you can make timely and informed decisions when you need to.

 

Covered California will provide information on ACA, a MediCal overview, Financial Assistance, Health Coverage Options, and other health insurance related questions.

Breast Health

Tuesday

October 27

4:00  – 5:00 pm

Join City of Hope breast cancer surgeon Dr. Katharine Schulz-Costello for an informative and empowering workshop on breast health. In the workshop, Dr. Schulz-Costello will discuss preventative medicine and recommended screening practices.

Meals That Heal - 3 Part Series

Tuesdays

November 10,

November 17 &

November 24

3:00  – 4:00 pm

This three-session series will focus on helping you make healthy and nutritious meals! You will broaden your cooking skillset and nutrition knowledge, while also learning about how to meal plan when you experience side effects that may interfere with your eating. Nancy Clifton-Hawkins is a HER2 breast cancer thriver, and a senior community benefits manager at City of Hope. She will infuse her practical experience with solid recommendations while creating a foundation of accessible resources and flexibility that encourages experimentation for all class participants.

Self-Hypnosis for Calming & Relaxing

Tuesday

November 10

4:00  – 5:00 pm

Join Certified Clinical Consulting Hypnotist, Carmela Tunzi, for a guided progressive relaxation, customized for individual needs. Before beginning, make sure you’re in a safe comfortable place with no distractions. Carmela Tunzi is the owner of MindFlow Hypnosis in Los Angeles (Atwater Village).

Getting Financially Fit

Wednesday

December 16

4:00  – 5:00 pm

Join Aram Schotts, CFP, Gamble Jones Investment Counsel, for an informative presentation on taking charge of your financial health. He will discuss the financial planning process, how to build habits to improve your financial health, and the many tools available for helping you reach your goals.

Eat to Live Well - 3 Part Series

Wednesdays

February 3 , 10, & 17

3:00  – 4:00 pm

Let’s Zoom together for this three part fun and informative nutritional food workshop with Pam Braun, author of The Ultimate Anti-Cancer Cookbook. Pam will be covering important food topics like what to eat, what not to eat, how to shop, what to cook and how to cook it; all focused on avoiding cancer or a recurrence. She will also cover how to eat out healthfully whether at a restaurant on getting takeout. Pam, a former chef and restaurant owner, was diagnosed in 2004 at the age of 52 with a 15% chance of survival and a 75% chance of recurrence. Her fierce determination to do all she could through her cancer journey through the present, in conjunction with traditional medical treatment, compelled her to begin researching the science of food and its relationship to cancer.

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