Head, Neck, and Oral Cancers: Moving Forward

Support Meeting

This is a diagnosis-specific meeting that is co-led by social workers and nurses, and is tailored to give people an opportunity to work on adjustment to life after treatment. This may include changes in physical functioning, appearance, and lifestyle, altered self-image, fatigue, isolation, and concerns about the future. Participants are encouraged to share concerns while gathering medical and rehabilitation information from health care staff.

Our healthcare team will assist with the ongoing challenges and adjustment to life after treatment. share your concerns, gather information, and build effective coping strategies.

Event Information

Date & Time(s)
Thursday, July 10, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Thursday, August 14, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Thursday, September 11, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Thursday, October 9, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Thursday, November 13, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Thursday, December 11, 2014, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Sponsor(s)

Resources for Life After Cancer

Speaker(s)

Barbara Golby, LCSW, and Janet McKiernan, RN

Audience

This program is for people who have had head, neck, or oral cancers. No observers, please, without prior approval.

Location Information

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Rockefeller Research Laboratories
430 East 67th Street
New York, NY 10065

August 14 — Room RRL-B22
July 10, September 11, October 9th, November 13, & December 11 — Room RRL-103

Contact Information

Contact

You must register to attend. To register and for more information, please call 646-888-4740 or e-mail RLAC@mskcc.org.

Phone
646-888-4740