Knowledge Is Power: Breast Cancer Awareness Fair

Special Event

Learn about

  • Memorial Sloan Kettering’s breast cancer screening program
  • Fitness and nutrition
  • Psychosocial and support services
  • Managing treatment side effects
  • Memorial Sloan Kettering’s boutique for breast cancer patients, offering products such as prosthetics, bras, head coverings, and swimwear
  • And much more!

Everyone is invited to also attend our free on site educational sessions.  No registration is required.

Wednesday, October 16th

  • 10:00 – 10:30 am Exercise during and after breast cancer treatment
  • 10:30 – 11:00 am Meditation: Guided exercises to help with relaxation and deep breathing
  • 11:00 – 11:30 am Exercise during and after breast cancer treatment
  • 11:30 am – Noon Massage for breast cancer patients and survivors
  • 12:00 – 12:30 pm How to get EVEN with your bra
  • 12:30 – 1:00 pm Sexual Health

Thursday, October 17th

  • 10:30 – 11:00 am How to talk to your children about cancer
  • 11:00 – 11:30 am Benefits of acupuncture for the breast cancer patient
  • 11:30 am – Noon Personal art therapy collage

Event Information

Date & Time(s)
Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Thursday, October 17, 2013, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Sponsor(s)

Evelyn H. Lauder Breast Center and
Memorial Sloan Kettering Imaging Center

Audience

This event is free and open to all.

Location Information

Evelyn H. Lauder Breast Center and
Memorial Sloan Kettering Imaging Center
300 East 66th Street
(between First and Second Avenues)
New York, NY