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Current Topics in Oncology

An ongoing program of useful topics for patients and their families before, during and after cancer treatment.

For general questions about any of our oncology support services or patient programs, please contact us at 215-955-8370 or patient.programs@kimmelcancercenter.org.

Registration Instructions:

Please call 1-800-JEFF-NOW (1-800-533-3669) or register online below.

Dates Offered:

Tuesday, April 07, 2015 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Speaker(s): Jacqueline Diamond Stub, RD, CSO, Clinical Dietitian, Nutrition, and Dietetics

Adding Color to Your Plate

This program will cover the many benefits of consuming a plant-based diet.

Medical Office Building
1100 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Thursday, April 09, 2015 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Speaker(s): Whitney Howzell, MPH, MSW/PhD, Human Sexuality Candidate, Widener University

Reclaiming Your Sexual Self After a Cancer Experience

The presenter will address the challenges of opening up sexually with yourself and/or a partner after a cancer diagnosis and will provide strategies to help reclaim your sexual self.

Medical Office Building
1100 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Thursday, May 07, 2015 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
Speaker(s): Monica Crawford, MA, RD, LDN, Outpatient Oncology Dietitian, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center

The Scoop on Super Foods

This program covers the types of foods that can be classified as "super" and the health benefits they can provide.

Medical Office Building
1100 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107