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Living With Cancer Resource Program Calendar of Events

August 2014

Programs and Events

Ask The Expert

The Patient Education Series, Ask the Expert, is an opportunity for patients, families, staff and visitors to ask questions and receive handouts on a given topic. No reservations are needed. All programs will be held in the 1st floor Weinberg Lobby unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, August 19, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Radiation Therapy

Thursday, August 28, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Caregiver Skills

For more information contact Joanne Finley, RN, MS, at 410-502-1591.

Brain Tumor Education Group

All patients, family members and caregivers are welcome. Meetings are held the first Tuesday of the month from 9:30 to 10:30 AM in the Weinberg Building, Suite 1210, room 1220 (first floor near coffee shop). Refreshments will be served. Complimentary parking provided.

The August meeting is adjourned.  Stay tuned for an update about September..

Who Helps You Make Medical Decisions?

Who will make medical decisions for you in the event you are unable to do so? Have you prepared a Health Care Power of Attorney and named a Health Care Agent? Stop by Weinberg 1210 for information about an advance directive, living will and selecting a health care agent, or call 410-955-8934. 

Save the Date

Surviving Survivorship: Living with Cancer
Saturday, October 11, 2014, 12:00 - 4:00 PM
Registration 11:30 AM
BWI Airport Marriott

This free yearly conference is designed to address your unique needs, as a cancer survivor or caregiver.  Lunch will be served at noon followed by informative workshops designed specifically for patients and their caregivers.  This second annual conference will include an inspirational luncheon presentation about future cutting edge cancer treatments.  Make plans now to join us!

For more information and to register contact Barry Miller at 410-955-8934 or milleba@jhmi.edu .

Education and Resource Rooms

The Education and Resource Rooms offer patients and families access to resource information and educational materials in the forms of books, pamphlets, videos, DVDs and through Internet access. Open daily 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM.

Patient and Family Services Education and Resource Room

Located in the Harry J. Duffey Family Patient and Family Services Program, Suite 1210. We appreciate and gladly accept any donations of books, DVDs and additional resources related to cancer and its treatment.

Patient Education Resource Room

Located on the 2nd floor of the Weinberg Building in the Outpatient Infusion waiting room.

 

Read Our Blogs
Cancer Matters: timely topics
Our Cancer: for caregivers

 

Chemo School & Virtual Tour

Take our video class to learn about your first steps in receiving chemotherapy Chemo School
Prepare for your first visit with this "walking" tour of our clinical facilities.  Watch the video.
 

Traveling for care?

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Whether crossing the country or the globe, we make it easy to access world-class care at Johns Hopkins.

Maryland 410-955-5222
U.S. 410-955-5222
International +1-410-614-6424

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