UNC Cancer Survivors Day
UNC Cancer Care is hosting its annual UNC Cancer Survivors Day on Saturday, June 9, 2018, 9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. The event is free will offer educational talks, interactive discussions and information tables at the William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education in Chapel Hill.
Chris Draft: Cancer advocate, 12 year National Football League veteran and a widower who lost his wife to lung cancer
Saturday, June 9, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
William and Ida Friday Center for Continuing Education
100 Friday Center Drive
Chapel Hill, N.C.
9 – 9:30 Registration
9:30 – 1:30 National Cancer Survivors Day: A Celebration of Life
Opening Comments: Shelton Earp, MD, Donald Rosenstein, MD, and Deborah K. Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN
Keynote Address: Chris Draft
“Cured At Last: A Tale of Tails,” Chad Pecot, MD
Clinical Trials Panel Discussion: Kirsten Nyrop, PhD, moderator
“Caring for the Caregiver,” Loretta Muss, RN, BA
Lunch: Roundtable discussions and art activities
Closing Comments: Deborah K. Mayer, PhD, RN, AOCN, FAAN
- A day of celebration with cancer survivors and their caregivers
- Interactive and engaging educational talks and discussions
- Fun activities
- Lunch and snacks provided
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