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Support for People with Oral Head and Neck Cancer

Support for People with Oral, Head and Neck Cancer (SPOHNC) is a patient-directed self-help organization dedicated to meeting the needs of Oral and Head, and Neck Cancer Patients. This is a free support program for patients and/or families/caregivers. All are welcome regardless of stage of disease or recovery. The group offers information, education and support, medical advice is not provided.

Meetings are held every second Wednesday of each month from 6:30 to 7:30 PM via Zoom. Dates include:

  • February 8th
  • March 8th
  • April 12th
  • May 10th
  • June 14th
  • July 12th
  • August 9th
  • September 13th
  • October 11th
  • November 8th
  • December 13th

February Speaker

For 2023 we are going to continue to meet on Zoom. Our guest this month is Dr. Christine Gourin, Head and Neck Surgeon and Palliative Care Fellow at Johns Hopkins.

Her talk is: “Palliative Care in the setting of a Head and Neck Cancer Diagnosis: It’s not just end of life care.” As always, we will have time to offer support for each other and ask questions.

This group is hosted by:

  • Rina Abrams, Speech Pathologist at Johns Hopkins 
  • Alvin Mineart, a Head and Neck Cancer survivor.  

Zoom SPOHNC Meeting

  • Phone one-tap: +13017158592,,4109557895# US (Washington DC)  +13126266799,,4109557895# US (Chicago)
  • Meeting URL: https://jhjhm.zoom.us/j/4109557895
  • Meeting ID: 410 955 7895

If you do not have Zoom, you can download the app ahead of time and be ready to go. If you need help setting-up or connecting to Zoom, we are happy to help!

For more information, contact:

Rina Abrams, MS, CCC-SLP: phone: (410) 955-1175, email: rabram11@jhmi.edu
Alvin Mineart: phone: (443) 745-8636, email: mineart@verizon.net

Join our Facebook group: SPOHNC Baltimore | Facebook

 

Support for People with Oral, Head and Neck Cancer

SPOHNC is a patient-directed self-help organization dedicated to meeting the needs of Oral and Head, and Neck Cancer Patients.

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