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Coming Events

Updated March 3, 2015

Memory and Attention Adaptation Training (MAAT)

Date: Jan 19-March 16, 2015
Location: BC Cancer Agency Vancouver Centre
MAAT is a brief, behavioural skills program developed for cancer survivors who self-report problems with attention and memory associated with cancer related chemotherapy. Suitable for those who have:
• Had a decline in memory and attention since chemotherapy
• Had chemotherapy in the last two years
• Finished chemotherapy
• No other medical condition that affects memory and attention (for example Alzheimer's, brain injury, learning disability, etc)
To register: call 604-877-6000 ext 672194 


 

Gynecologic Cancer Education Forum

Date: Saturday, March 7, 2015
Time:9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Location: BC Cancer Research Centre
                675 West 10th Avenue
                Vancouver
Topics: Updates on gynecologic cancer research initiatives, clinical trials, hereditary cancer syndromes, and more.
Preregistration and payment required by February 27, 2015
Cost:  $10 per person* (includes refreshments & lunch)
Payable by cash or cheque
Please make your cheque payable to BC Cancer Foundation and mail to:
                           BC Cancer Agency--- Gyne Cancer Education Forum
                           Department of Gynecologic Oncology
                           #4327- 600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E6
To register call: 
604.877.6000 ext 672163

Colorectal Cancer Forum 2015

For patients, families and their supporters
Hosted by BC Cancer Foundation
Date & Time:  Saturday March 28, 2015, 9:30am to 2:00pm (registration: 9am to 9:30am )

Place: BC Cancer Agency Research Centre, Gordon and Leslie Diamond Lecture Theatre, 675 W. 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC

Cost: FREE

Details: Topics covered: Information for Patients, Survivors & Caregivers; Overview of Colorectal Cancer, Followup & Surveillance; Symptoms and Supportive Care; Emerging Therapies; Your Questions Answered.

Registration:  **WILL BEGIN ON FEBRUARY 1, 2015**
Required by March 20, 2015. RSVP by calling 604 877 6162. Free parking at the BC Cancer Agency parkade (entrance on Ash St. & W. 10th Ave.)
Lunch & refreshments provided


 

Lymphoid Cancer Education Forum

Date: May 22, 2015
Time:9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Location: Jewish Community Centre
950 West 41st Avenue
Vancouver
The latest in research and care for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, Hodgkin Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, and Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL).

Registration required by May 8th, 2015
Cost:  $20 per person* (includes refreshments & lunch)

Payable by cash or cheque
Please make your cheque payable to: BC Cancer Foundation and mail to:
BC Cancer Agency – Patient & Family Counselling
600 West 10th Avenue, Vancouver, BC V5Z 4E6

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/ABCCA/comingevents

To register call: 
604.877.6000 ext 672196 or
1.800.663.3333 ext 672196