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        If you wish to attend, please register by May    15, 2011   For more information visit
                                                           or call
                                                                    (617) 632-8037.
        Fill out the registration form and mail it to:
                                                                    Free parking is only available at Harvard                                                      8:00 Registration
           Hester Hill Schnipper, LICSW
           Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center                     Medical School. The nearest T stops are
                                                                                                                                                            8:00 – 9:00 Continental Breakfast under the tent
                                                                    the Longwood stops on either the D Line

                                                                                                                                             for those
           Hematology/Oncology, Shapiro 9                                                                                                                                  Music by Nancy Kleiman, Harpist
           330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215                   or the E Line. (The E Line is closer.)

                                                                                                                                          who have been
                                                                                                                                                            8:00 – 2:00 Visit Raffle and Art Show/Silent Auction
                                                                    Some of the events take place under
        or register on-line at:

                                                                                                                                        touched b cancer
                                                                    a covered tent outside. Please dress                                                           9:00 Opening and Welcome
                                                                    accordingly.                                                                                           Lowell E. Schnipper, MD
                                                                                                                                                                           Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology, BIDMC
                                                                    Please do not bring children under 13.
Register early – space is limited!                                                                                                                                 9:15 Remarks
                                                                    Art Show/Silent Auction:                                                                               Hester Hill Schnipper, LICSW
For more information or to register online, visit     Tracy Saitow-Cronin                                                                                    Program Manager, Oncology Social Work, BIDMC
or call (617) 632-8037.                                   
                                                                                                                                                           10:00 – 11:30 Workshops I
There is no charge for this event.                                  Raffle:
                                                                    Jennifer DiFranco                                                                       11:45 – 1:15 Workshops II
Donations are welcome.                                    
                                                                                                                                                            1:00 – 2:00 Music Performance by

                                                                                                                Ce ebrati n f Life
Visit, to make a gift online.
                                                                    Writings:                                                                                           The Rhea Simon Jazz Trio
Breakfast and lunch are catered by Choice Catering of Needham.      Norma Elkind                                                                             1:15 – 2:00 Lunch under the tent
For information about donating to the Raffle, please contact                                                                                                        2:00 Raffle, Art Show/Silent Auction Close
Jennifer DiFranco at                    Hester Hill Schnipper
                                                                                                                           2:00 – 2:30 Survivors’ Panel
For information about participating in the Art Show/Silent
Auction, please contact Tracy Saitow-Cronin at tascronin@           Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. The                                                           2:30 Raffle, Silent Auction winners posted                                                          program will start promptly at 9:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                Sunday, May 22, 2011
                                                                                                                                                                           1) Reiki
                                                                                                                                                                Ongoing    sign up for individual 15-minute blocks of:
For information about contributing to the Book of Writings,         Planning Commitee:
                                                                                                                                                                           2) Chair Massage
                                                                                                                Harvard Medical School Quadrangle            throughout
please contact Norma Elkind at or         Norma Elkind, Jane Matlaw and
                                                                                                                                                                           3) Make-Up Consultations
                                                                                                                                                                 the day
Hester Hill Schnipper at                   Hester Hill Schnipper                       200 Longwood Avenue, Boston
     o sho                                                   11)                                                        8)                                                               Registration Form                    Please register by May 15, 2011
                                                                   Advances in the Management of                                 Q & A on Lung Cancer and Esophageal Cancer

                                                                   Gynecologic Malignancies                                       Mark Huberman, MD


10:00 am – 11:30 am                           Workshops I           Christopher Awtrey, MD and Mary Buss, MD                     Life Re-designs: Re-claiming clarity and purpose
                                                                   Head and Neck Cancers                                         after cancer

      New Directions in Breast Cancer Care                                                                                                                                               Address

       Steven Come, MD and Roger Lane, MD                           Ryan Sullivan, MD and other BIDMC faculty                     Gretchen van Dyck Daggett, MA, Life Skills Coach

                                                                   Kidney Cancer                                                  and Yoga Instructor

      Physical Therapy After Breast Cancer Treatment                                                                                                                                     Phone                             E-mail

       Nancy Roberge, PT, DPT, Chestnut Hill PT Associates          David McDermott, MD and other BIDMC faculty                  Advanced Mind Body Approach to Cancer

                                                                   Write to Fight Cancer: A Writing Workshop                      Avinoam Lerner, CH, Personal Healing                   Are you or is a family member a patient at BIDMC?         Yes     No
      Life Coaching Strategies for Coping
      with Everyday Fears                                          Sponsored by Genentech, Inc.                                  Letting the Arts Heal Us: Touch Drawing workshop        Are you or is a family member a patient at CHO?         Yes     No

4)                                                                                                                      12)
       Tracy Fitzpatrick, MS, CAGS, CPSS, PCC                       David Tabatsky, co-author of “Chicken Soup for                Marina Strauss, LMHC
                                                                    the Soul: The Cancer Book”                                                                                           Total number of people attending
      Nutrition and the Immune System                                                                                            Write to Fight Cancer: A Writing Workshop
                                                                                                                                 Sponsored by Genentech, Inc.                            Please list names of all people attending

       Sheila Wolfson, LDN, MEd, CNS,

                                                             11:45 am – 1:15 pm                          Workshops II
       Private Practice and Facing Cancer Together                                                                                David Tabatsky, co-author of “Chicken Soup for

                                                                   Prostate Cancer                                                the Soul: The Cancer Book”

      Radiation Therapy in Integrated Cancer                                                                                                                                             Your diagnosis (optional)
      Management: Where we are today and where                      Glenn Bubley, MD                                             Family Caregivers: The vital extension of the
      we are going tomorrow                                                                                                      health care team                                        Do you plan to drive to the event?      Yes     No

                                                                   Cancer in the 21st Century

6)                                                           3)
       Stuart Berman, MD                                            Lowell Schnipper, MD                                          Linda Goorin, LICSW and Marcie Saganov, LICSW
                                                                                                                                                                                         Please let us know if you need special assistance, describe
      GI Cancers                                                   Neurologic Oncology and Brain Tumors                          Exercise and Cancer

7)                                                           4)
       Diane Savarese, MD                                                                                                         Marlene DaCosta, Exercise Physiologist, BIDMC’s

                                                                    Eric Wong, MD
                                                                                                                                  Tanger Be Well Center                                  Please choose 1 (one) workshop in each time slot you would like
      Bone Marrow Transplant and                                   Survivorship Planning: Living well throughout
      Hematological Malignancies                                   the cancer experience                                         Financial Planning in Light of a Cancer Diagnosis       to attend. Your response will help us plan the sessions.

8)                                                           5)
       David Avigan, MD and other BIDMC faculty                      Kate Johnston, MD, MA, MSc                                  For Individuals and Families                            Enter Workshop number:
                                                                                                                                  Sandra A. Best, MBA, CFP, Financial Planner                Workshops I              Workshops II
      Gentle Yoga for Recovery and Beyond                          Mental Health Matters, Too

9)                                                           6)
       Camille Kittrell, MS, RYT                                    Laurie Rosenblatt, MD                                        All workshop presenters are faculty or staff at BIDMC
                                                                                                                                             unless otherwise indicated.                 Please visit: to register online
      Using Our Mind to Heal Our Body                              Parenting Concerns for Families Living with Cancer

10)                                                          7)
       Claire Willis, LICSW, Facing Cancer Together                 Christine Wittmann, MD                                                                                               Mail registration to: Hester Hill Schnipper, LICSW
      Melanoma                                                     Genetic Risk for Breast and Ovarian Cancers               For more information or to register online, please visit                          BIDMC, Hematology/Oncology, Shapiro 9
       Nicholas Tawa, MD                                            Nadine Tung, MD                                 or call (617) 632-8037.                                         330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

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