HONORING THE SPIRIT OF SURVIVORSHIP
Cancer Support Community’s Survivor’s Summit is an annual event held in honor Central Indiana residents who have been affected by a cancer diagnosis. Members of the Family of Survivors – which include cancer survivors, their families and friends, as well as caregivers and healthcare professionals – attend this meaningful event. This event focuses on educating survivors and their loved ones on topics related to survivorship.
This year’s event will take place virtually and will be a week long celebration!
SURVIVOR’S SUMMIT SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:
TRANSORAL ROBOTIC SURGERY FOR OROPHARYNX CANCER
Monday, June 21st • 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Join CSC & Dr. Michael Sim from IU Health to learn about “Transoral Robotic Surgery for Oropharynx Cancer”. You will get the chance to learn about the advances in this surgery, ask questions & more!
COOKING FOR WELLNESS™
Monday, June 21st • 6:00 PM (VIRTUAL ATTEND VIA FACEBOOK LIVE)
Lots of times we need some comfort, soft, nutritious, food especially after surgery or during treatment. We will concentrate on those types of foods for June. These maybe especially valuable for Head & Neck cancers or those on special diets. Join us on Facebook live at https://www.facebook.com/cancersupportindy
KNOWING YOUR RISK: UNDERSTANDING GENETICS & CANCER
Tuesday, June 22nd • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Join CSC & Cancer Treatment Centers of America for this educational session where we will learn about genetic counseling, factors impacting cancer risks, genetic testing & more. Eric Fowler, MS, LCGC & Erika Holt, MS, LCGC will be leading this informative session.
ART THERAPY: CONTROL
Tuesday, June 22nd • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Join CSC & Katy Downey, LMHCA, ATR-P, for a session focused on control. We will be using art materials for this interactive session.
Wednesday, June 23rd • 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Join CSC & Lori Coffey for restorative yoga. Grab your mat and join us for an hour to rest, restore, and reenergize.
BONE HEALTH & CANCER
Wednesday, June 23rd • 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Join CSC & Dr. Nabin Khanal from Franciscan Health for this informative session where we will learn about bones, overall bone health, and how it impacts cancer survivors.
Thursday, June 24th• 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
LIVING WITH UNCERTAINITY
Friday, June 25th • 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Join CSC & Kyle Stepler, LMHC, for “Living with Uncertainty”. Learn about common challenges, worries, mental health, and about a variety of resources to help.
This event is FREE to the public. Registration is required.
A Survivor’s Summit Care Package including presentation materials will be sent to registered attendees. Please register by Monday June 7 to ensure you will receive a package. Click HERE to register.
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