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Cancer Survivor Week 2013

Join us for a week of inspiring and informative events that will empower you to live the next exciting chapter of your life to the fullest. RSVP for each event, either online at the links provided or by calling 619-543-2445.

Survivor Education and Celebration Event - La Jolla
Thursday, June 6

Moores Cancer Center
Resource expo in lobby: 5 - 5:30 p.m.
Panel discussion: 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Reception: 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Be inspired! Celebrate Cancer Survivor Week and join us for the Survivor Education and Celebration Event in La Jolla. Discover a wealth of empowering resources, hear stories from other survivors and a panel discussion lead by Drs. Mitchell and Vicario. The evening will conclude with a hosted reception in the Bamboo Garden.

Register by June 3

Additional Survivor Week Events

Sunday, June 2

Seventh Annual Survivor Beach
7 a.m. – Noon
Scripps Pier

Join surfers, cancer survivors and supporters in raising funds and awareness for cancer research. New this year is a three-mile standup paddle race. For more information or to register, contact Nikisha Belt, 858-246-1230 or nbelt@ucsd.edu, or see Survivor Beach SUP.

Monday, June 3

Gentle Yoga
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Goldberg Auditorium Foyer, Second Floor, Moores Cancer Center

Drop into this yoga class for cancer patients, survivors and family member. This adaptive yoga class is modified to each participant's ability. Bring or borrow a mat, or sit in a chair. Register Now.

Writing Through Cancer
5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Goldberg Auditorium Foyer, Second Floor, Moores Cancer

Discover the therapeutic benefits of written expression in helping you begin the next chapter of your life as a survivor. Register Now.

Tuesday, June 4

CANCELLED - Survivor Education and Celebration Event - Encinitas

We apologize, but this event has been cancelled. Please join us at the La Jolla event (listed above) on June 6. Tour our beautiful new facility, enjoy a reception with music and appetizers, discover new support group resources and hear survivor stories and an inspiring talk from our physicians.

Wednesday, June 5

Expressive Arts Workshop
11 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Comer Commons, Second Floor, Moores Cancer Center

Create an expression of your cancer experience using a variety of artistic media. Register Now.