Today is Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018

Cancer Institute

Educational Events

UCCI Conversations in the Community:
Pancreatic Cancer: Updates in Clinical Trials & Research
Thursday, August 9, 2018 | 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
The Cancer Support Community, Blue Ash
Join us for a discussion on new innovative research findings and updates in clinical trials for pancreatic cancer.  Learn about new therapies in this rapidly advancing field, which are changing the way we treat pancreatic cancer in the future. Speaker: Sameer Patel, M.D., Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Oncology, Assistant Professor.

UCCI Conversations in the Community:
Anxiety & Depression After Cancer: Improving Your Quality of Life
Monday, September 24, 2018 | 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
The Cancer Support Community, Blue Ash
Emotional distress, fear of cancer recurrence, anxiety and depression are very common in cancer survivors.  Join us for this FREE educational talk focusing on how to identify symptoms associated with anxiety and depression and delve into the various treatment options and local resources to help improve quality of life after cancer. Speaker: Melissa Erickson, M.D., Cancer Survivorship, UC COM Department of Family Medicine.

First Ladies for Health
3rd Annual Family Health Day
Sunday, October, 2018
Every year, the First Ladies & Representatives of churches and organizations come together to host Family Health Day at various locations across our city ON THE SAME DAY.
Adult screenings include HIV, Glucose, Blood Pressure, Vision, Prostate, Brain Health, Lung, Asthma. and senior care assessments.  Mammography units are stationed at several locations.  Follow-up appointments can be made on the same day if results are not normal. Information on heart and diabetes, nutrition, cancer, prenatal and maternal care, and senior care are available.


Beyond Breast Cancer: Achieving Your Best Self
reast Cancer Patient Symposium
Saturday, November 3, 2018 | 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Kingsgate Marriott Conference Center


Lung Cancer Patient Symposium
Saturday, November 10, 2018 | 9:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Courtyard by Marriott Cincinnati Midtown Rookwood


Pancreatic Cancer Patient Symposium
Saturday, February 9, 2019
Cooper Creek Event Center

CARE/Crawley Building