6th Annual Conference, November 12, 2016
Marriott Hotel, Quincy, Massachusetts

 

Keynote Speakers

Matthew J. Loscalzo, LCSW – City of Hope
Executive Director, Supportive Care Medicine
Liliane Elkins Professor in Supportive Care Programs,
Professor, Population Sciences

Trauma to Treasure: Finding Strength Through Life Challenging Experiences
Cancer presents a profound challenge to living a “normal” life but also provides survivors an opportunity to create a path for living that is consciously chosen. This presentation will focus on the inherent strengths of individuals to build a future based on lessons learned from their cancer experience.

Jennifer Klemp, PhD, MPH, MA
Founder/CEO, Cancer Survivorship Training, Inc
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Clinical Oncology
Director, Cancer Survivorship

Cancer Survivorship: the Who, What, When, Where, Why and How
After a cancer diagnosis, individuals and loved ones begin a journey of survival through “seasons” or stages that require different choices, decisions and resources. A shift from passive patient to proactive survivor helps to foster a sense of hopefulness and cautious optimism when planning for life with, through and beyond cancer.

 

Conference Sponsors

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6th Annual Conference:  The Art of Living – Life Beyond Cancer 2016

Testimonials from the Conference:

  • “The conference was wonderful! The only issue I had was that there were so many great sessions. I couldn’t decide which one to attend!”
  • “the conference exceeded my expectations. It was a turning point in my recovering. Thank you so much! It was so well organized, welcoming, useful and not sentimental.  I felt empowered.”
  • I enjoy learning from other cancer patients and being encouraged.  Getting some great info from experts knowing I am not alone in my struggles.  I hope I encouraged others…as well.”

 

 

 

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