Skip to Main Content

Spotlight

Spotlight

Keeping Cancer Care Safe at SKCC during COVID-19

Learn More


Spotlight

Spotlight

State-of-the-art MRI-guided radiation therapy now available at SKCC

Read More


Outreach

Outreach

Educating and Connecting with the Community

Learn More


Cancer Care 360

A comprehensive circle of care
research, treatment and support —
with you in the center

Precision medicine.  Promising research. Empowering services. Working together in the lab, clinic and community to target your cancer and strengthen your healing.  It's an approach that covers the continuum of care, all tailored to your needs.

Play Video

Register

Event registration icon

Used for reminders. No spam guarantee.

Events iconEvents

Supportive Groups & Programs

Metastatic Breast Cancer Support and Education Group

Jun 25th 12:00 PM virtual program Virtual Program

/content/skcc/events/metastatic-breast-cancer-support-and-education-group10

This group will be led by oncology social workers Celeste Vaughan-Briggs, LCSW, and Miriam Pomerantz, MSW, LSW This is a support and education group for people who are diagnosed with stage IV metastatic breast cancer. The group is for patients to give and receive support from each other and to share resources and information. Experts will be brought in for each specialized topic. Registration is required. Please call 215-955-5495. June 25: Talking to Loved Ones About Cancer

/content/dam/skcc/events/SKCC_Kiosk_EventAd_GenericDefault.png

2021-06-25T12:00:00-0400

2021-06-25T13:15:00-0400

Location:

Description: This group will be led by oncology social workers Celeste Vaughan-Briggs, LCSW, and Miriam Pomerantz, MSW, LSW This is a support and education group for people who are diagnosed with stage IV metastatic breast cancer. The group is for patients to give and receive support from each other and to share resources and information. Experts will be brought in for each specialized topic. Registration is required. Please call 215-955-5495. June 25: Talking to Loved Ones About Cancer

Wellness Program

Gentle and Mindful Yoga for Patients and Caregivers

Jun 25th 1:00 PM virtual program Virtual Program

/content/skcc/events/gentle-and-mindful-yoga-for-patients-and-caregivers4

Facilitated by: Felicia Greenfield-Blau, LPT, CCE Managing Partner at Reboot IWC Join us virtually for a 60-minute gentle yoga session to help decompress from stress while practicing yoga and breathing techniques. Felicia will guide you through mindful yoga to help connect you with your body and others!

/content/dam/skcc/events/SKCC_Kiosk_EventAd_GenericDefault.png

2021-06-25T13:00:00-0400

2021-06-25T14:00:00-0400

Location:

Description: Facilitated by: Felicia Greenfield-Blau, LPT, CCE Managing Partner at Reboot IWC Join us virtually for a 60-minute gentle yoga session to help decompress from stress while practicing yoga and breathing techniques. Felicia will guide you through mindful yoga to help connect you with your body and others!

Learn More

Wellness Program

Mindful Movement & Breathing

Jun 29th 12:00 PM virtual program Virtual Program

/content/skcc/events/mindful-movement---breathing0

Facilitated by: Roni Finkelstein, 200 hr RYT and MSW Student Bring awareness to your body and breath during a gentle thirty-minute movement session followed by a short discussion about mindfulness. Mindful movement is shown to help manage pain, increase energy, and stabilize mood. We will cover techniques that can be used both on and off of our mats. All levels and abilities are welcome, and participants are invited to use a chair instead of sitting on a mat.

/content/dam/skcc/events/SKCC_Kiosk_EventAd_GenericDefault.png

2021-06-29T12:00:00-0400

2021-06-29T12:45:00-0400

Location:

Description: Facilitated by: Roni Finkelstein, 200 hr RYT and MSW Student Bring awareness to your body and breath during a gentle thirty-minute movement session followed by a short discussion about mindfulness. Mindful movement is shown to help manage pain, increase energy, and stabilize mood. We will cover techniques that can be used both on and off of our mats. All levels and abilities are welcome, and participants are invited to use a chair instead of sitting on a mat.

Learn More

Special Event

Show and Tell Pet Happy Hour

Jun 29th 12:00 PM virtual program Virtual Program

/content/skcc/events/show-and-tell-pet-happy-hour

Join social workers and pet enthusiasts Miriam Pomerantz, LSW and Molly Vocino, LCSW for a pet happy hour! This is for all pet owners and pet lovers. We would love to see you and your pet virtually and get to know how they have helped you throughout your cancer journey and the pandemic.

/content/dam/skcc/events/SKCC_Kiosk_EventAd_GenericDefault.png

2021-06-29T12:00:00-0400

2021-06-29T13:00:00-0400

Location:

Description: Join social workers and pet enthusiasts Miriam Pomerantz, LSW and Molly Vocino, LCSW for a pet happy hour! This is for all pet owners and pet lovers. We would love to see you and your pet virtually and get to know how they have helped you throughout your cancer journey and the pandemic.

Learn More

Wellness Program

Feel More Like You – A Virtual Session

Jun 30th 12:00 PM virtual program Virtual Program

/content/skcc/events/feel-more-like-you---a-virtual-session-3

When you’re going through treatment or any type of cancer the side effects can impact not only how you feel on the inside, but how you see yourself in the mirror. Walgreens and Jefferson are partnering to provide free beauty consultations with specially trained beauty experts to help boost your mood and your confidence. They will help patients address appearance-related concerns from cancer treatment and its side effects. Advanced registration is required. Once registered, you will receive your personal beauty kit in the mail. Registration ends 7 days before the first session. To register, contact us by phone or email at 215-955-1800 or cancersupportcenter@jefferson.edu.

/content/dam/skcc/events/SKCC_Kiosk_EventAd_GenericDefault.png

2021-06-30T12:00:00-0400

2021-06-30T13:00:00-0400

Location:

Description: When you’re going through treatment or any type of cancer the side effects can impact not only how you feel on the inside, but how you see yourself in the mirror. Walgreens and Jefferson are partnering to provide free beauty consultations with specially trained beauty experts to help boost your mood and your confidence. They will help patients address appearance-related concerns from cancer treatment and its side effects. Advanced registration is required. Once registered, you will receive your personal beauty kit in the mail. Registration ends 7 days before the first session. To register, contact us by phone or email at 215-955-1800 or cancersupportcenter@jefferson.edu.

Educational Class

Allogeneic Blood and Marrow Transplant Education Class for Patients and their Caregiver

Jul 1st 1:00 PM virtual program Virtual Program

/content/skcc/events/allogeneic-blood-and-marrow-transplant-education-class-for-patie6

This class is recommended for individuals and their caregivers who are preparing for, or considering, an allogeneic (receiving cells from someone else) blood stem cell transplant as a treatment option. This class will help you prepare for the stem cell transplant process. You and your caregiver will learn about what to expect during your hospitalization and after being discharged from the hospital. Please contact a Bone Marrow Transplant Coordinator at 215-503-7711 if you are interested in attending a class to check eligibility.

/content/dam/skcc/events/SKCC_Kiosk_EventAd_GenericDefault.png

2021-07-01T13:00:00-0400

2021-07-01T15:00:00-0400

Location:

Description: This class is recommended for individuals and their caregivers who are preparing for, or considering, an allogeneic (receiving cells from someone else) blood stem cell transplant as a treatment option. This class will help you prepare for the stem cell transplant process. You and your caregiver will learn about what to expect during your hospitalization and after being discharged from the hospital. Please contact a Bone Marrow Transplant Coordinator at 215-503-7711 if you are interested in attending a class to check eligibility.

Learn More


Clinical Trials

Clinical Trials

Promising New Cancer Treatments

Learn More


Population Science

Population Science

Improving the Wellness of the Population

Learn More


News

News

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center - Jefferson Health in the News

    Honors

    Our Honors

    NCI–designated since 1996

    Ranked among the best hospitals for cancer care by

    U.S. News & World Report

    award 1
    award 2

    Your Philadelphia Resource for Nationally Recognized Oncology Expertise 

    ONE of only 71 National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated Cancer Centers in the U.S.

    More than 8,900 patients seen annually

    Ranked "Outstanding" by National Cancer Institute (NCI)

    First US clinic to offer genetic testing and counseling for men with prostate cancer

    Neu Center for Supportive Medicine and Surviviorship One of the first centers to offers psychosocial support to cancer patients

    Routinely ranked among the top cancer centers nationally by US News & World Report

    Delivering comprehensive care through 4 Advanced Care Hubs across the Delaware Valley

    Sidney Kimmel
    Cancer Center
    Map marker
    Shuttle bus icon
    Track From Anywhere Shuttle.Jefferson.edu
    Make a donation