CONTACT: Joan Penn212/305-5587
Cancer Survivors Day at
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
A Celebration of Life for
Adult & Pediatric Cancer Survivors and Their Families
WHAT: Staff of the Herbert
Irving Cancer Center at Columbia Presbyterian will give a
party in celebration of National Cancer Survivors Day. Adult and pediatric
survivors and their families are invited to enjoy warm reunions as well
music and dancing. There will be gifts for the children and raffle prizes
grownups. Several survivors will share their experiences with cancer.
WHEN: Sunday, June 3, 2001
12 Noon to 4:00 PM
WHERE: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center
Milstein Hospital Building, The Baldwin Lounge, First Floor
177 Fort Washington Avenue (between 165th & 168th Streets)
New York City
WHO: About 200
cancer survivors are expected to attend.
The event will be hosted by Oncology Treatment Center
and Social Work staff.
WHY: An opportunity
for cancer survivors to share their thoughts and feelings about
overcoming cancer and to join in a celebration of life.
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