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Wellness Program

A Virtual Introduction to Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

Apr 6th 12:00 PM

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Led by: Aleeze Sattar Moss, PhD Associate Director, Mindfulness Institute, Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine at Jefferson This program provides a taste of the fundamentals of "mindfulness-based stress reduction," which has been shown to improve well-being and reduce anxiety, depression, and pain during cancer treatment and survivorship. Through mediation and awareness exercises, we will explore this practical time-proven approach to living fully in the present moment. Join Zoom Meeting: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/576003216 Meeting ID: 576 003 216 One tap mobile: +13126266799,,576003216# US (Chicago); +16468769923,,576003216# US (New York) For questions or issues, call the SKCC Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800.

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2020-04-06T12:00:00-0400

2020-04-06T13:00:00-0400

https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/576003216

Location: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/576003216

Description: Led by: Aleeze Sattar Moss, PhD Associate Director, Mindfulness Institute, Myrna Brind Center of Integrative Medicine at Jefferson This program provides a taste of the fundamentals of "mindfulness-based stress reduction," which has been shown to improve well-being and reduce anxiety, depression, and pain during cancer treatment and survivorship. Through mediation and awareness exercises, we will explore this practical time-proven approach to living fully in the present moment. Join Zoom Meeting: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/576003216 Meeting ID: 576 003 216 One tap mobile: +13126266799,,576003216# US (Chicago); +16468769923,,576003216# US (New York) For questions or issues, call the SKCC Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800.

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Wellness Program

Stretching for Stress Relief

Apr 7th 12:00 PM

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Led by: Gina Mancuso, PT, Co-Owner, CoreFitness Gina Mancuso will lead you through some basic and gentle stretching to help aid with stress relief during these unprecedented times. Please join us virtually for a gentle stretching and feel connected to others! Join Zoom Meeting: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/942713737 Meeting ID: 942 713 737 One tap mobile: +16468769923,,942713737# US (New York) +13126266799,,942713737# US (Chicago) For questions or issues, call the SKCC Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800.

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2020-04-07T12:00:00-0400

2020-04-07T13:00:00-0400

https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/942713737

Location: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/942713737

Description: Led by: Gina Mancuso, PT, Co-Owner, CoreFitness Gina Mancuso will lead you through some basic and gentle stretching to help aid with stress relief during these unprecedented times. Please join us virtually for a gentle stretching and feel connected to others! Join Zoom Meeting: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/942713737 Meeting ID: 942 713 737 One tap mobile: +16468769923,,942713737# US (New York) +13126266799,,942713737# US (Chicago) For questions or issues, call the SKCC Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800.

Registration is not required for this event.

Wellness Program

Mindful Eating in Stressful Times

Apr 8th 2:00 PM

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Led by: Melissa Denton, RD, Clinical Dietitian Join Melissa Denton, who will discuss mindful eating during stressful times for patients impacted by cancer. Join Zoom Meeting: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/345784192 Meeting ID: 345 784 192 One tap mobile: +13126266799,,345784192# US (Chicago) +16468769923,,345784192# US (New York) For questions or issues, call the SKCC Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800.

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2020-04-08T14:00:00-0400

2020-04-08T15:00:00-0400

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Location: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/345784192

Description: Led by: Melissa Denton, RD, Clinical Dietitian Join Melissa Denton, who will discuss mindful eating during stressful times for patients impacted by cancer. Join Zoom Meeting: https://Jefferson.zoom.us/j/345784192 Meeting ID: 345 784 192 One tap mobile: +13126266799,,345784192# US (Chicago) +16468769923,,345784192# US (New York) For questions or issues, call the SKCC Cancer Support and Welcome Center at 215-955-1800.

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Research

2nd Annual Head and Neck Cancer Symposium

Apr 17th 7:00 AM

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The 2nd Annual Head and Neck Cancer Symposium: A Multidisciplinary Approach offers participants an active learning format featuring didactic lectures, panel discussions that will include audience interaction, patient cases, and updates on clinical findings on diagnosis, treatment and management plans for patients with head and neck cancer. Participants will be able to examine head and neck cancer cases from multiple perspectives with a multidisciplinary approach to care.

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2020-04-17T07:00:00-0400

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Jefferson Campus

Location: Jefferson Campus

Description: The 2nd Annual Head and Neck Cancer Symposium: A Multidisciplinary Approach offers participants an active learning format featuring didactic lectures, panel discussions that will include audience interaction, patient cases, and updates on clinical findings on diagnosis, treatment and management plans for patients with head and neck cancer. Participants will be able to examine head and neck cancer cases from multiple perspectives with a multidisciplinary approach to care.

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Research

Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center Grand Rounds Lecture

Jun 17th 12:00 PM

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David Chambers, DPhil, Deputy Director for Implementation Science, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Md.

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2020-06-17T12:00:00-0400

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Bluemle Life Sciences Building, Mandeville Auditorium (Room 101), 233 S. 10th Street

Location: Bluemle Life Sciences Building, Mandeville Auditorium (Room 101), 233 S. 10th Street

Description: David Chambers, DPhil, Deputy Director for Implementation Science, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Md.

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Special Event

Get Your Rear in Gear Philadelphia 5k Walk/Run & Kids Fun Run

Jul 19th 7:00 AM

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Help in the efforts to fight colon cancer by joining Team Jefferson in the 13th annual Get Your Rear in Gear run/walk in Philadelphia! To join the team or donate to Team Jefferson, visit https://donate.coloncancercoalition.org/philadelphia/TeamJefferson

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2020-07-19T07:00:00-0400

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Memorial Hall/Please Touch Museum in Fairmount Park, 4231 Avenue of the Republic

Location: Memorial Hall/Please Touch Museum in Fairmount Park, 4231 Avenue of the Republic

Description: Help in the efforts to fight colon cancer by joining Team Jefferson in the 13th annual Get Your Rear in Gear run/walk in Philadelphia! To join the team or donate to Team Jefferson, visit https://donate.coloncancercoalition.org/philadelphia/TeamJefferson

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News

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Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center – Jefferson Health in the News


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    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is ranked among the top cancer hospitals in the nation by U.S. News & World Report 

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    Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

    NCI–designated since 1996

     

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

    Ranked among the best hospitals for cancer care by

    U.S. News & World Report

     

    US News Ranked
    NCI

    Your Philadelphia Resource for Nationally Recognized Oncology Expertise 

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

    14 owned sites throughout the Delaware Valley

    22 network affiliate sites

    More than 8,900 patients seen annually

    About 18.5% of patients enrolled in clinical trials, making us one of the highest performing cancer centers nationally (top 2%)

    Ranked "Outstanding" by the National Cancer Institute (NCI)

    First U.S. clinic to offer genetic testing and counseling for men with prostate cancer

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

    Routinely ranked among the top cancer centers nationally by U.S. News & World Report

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