Learn About RCCA-CJD’s Past Events and Seminars
Advances in Breast Cancer and New Developments in 2017
Dr. Ellen A. Ronnen
Regional Cancer Care Associates, Central Jersey Division
Date: Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Location: East Brunswick Public Library
2 Jean Walling Civic Center
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
Registration is preferred. Space is limited; register today by calling 908-856-5400 ext. 6 or visit http://cancersupportcnj.org/registration/
Light refreshments will be provided.
See Dr. Ronnen discuss her upcoming event at East Brunswick Public Library.
The “Look Good … Feel Better” program will be hosted by the Central Jersey Division of Regional Cancer Care Associates LLC
“Look Good … Feel Better®” is a program offered by the American Cancer Society (ACS), in conjunction with the National Cosmetology Association and The Cosmetic, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association. This is a free program that teaches beauty techniques to women cancer patients to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment. JOIN US!
Date: Monday, November 13, 2017 at Noon
Location: East Brunswick office*
Brier Hill Court, Building J2
East Brunswick, NJ 08816
To register, please call the ACS at 1800-ACS-2345, option #4.
*Meetings are held downstairs in the office – as there is not an elevator, attendees must use the staircase.
Breast Cancer Resource Center Guest Speaker Series: Tuesday May 9, 2017
Regional Cancer Care Associates’ Central Jersey Division is pleased to present “Blue Genes, Green Genes, My Genes, Your Genes: Navigating the Challenges of Hereditary Breast Cancer and Returning to Safety” by Dr. Michael J. Nissenblatt, Medical Oncologist, at the Breast Cancer Resource Center in Princeton.
There will be a complimentary light dinner at 6:30 pm for breast cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. The presentation will begin at 7:00 pm.
This event is open to the public. Reserve your spot today today! (RSVP required by Friday, May 5 – contact: 609-497-2100 x355 or email@example.com
The team at Regional Cancer Care Associates’ Central Jersey Division is excited to announce The 31st Annual American Cancer Society Gala: A Night of Wine and Roses, hosted by Dr. and Mrs. Michael Nissenblatt and the American Cancer Society. This event has raised over $1.6 million in the last six years alone to go towards programs and services provided by the American Cancer Society. This year’s event will be held Friday, May 5th at 7:00 pm at The Palace at Somerset Park. For more information, see this flyer. We hope to see you there!
Learn to Create Delicious and Easy Cancer-Fighting Meals!
Register now for Coping with Cancer in the Kitchen™ , an action-oriented nutrition and cooking workshop using research-based information and strategies.
Coping with Cancer in the Kitchen™ is a free 90 minute, seven-week workshop designed to help you make healthy eating changes through group counseling, hands-on food preparation, recipe tasting, facilitated discussion and structured goal setting. Registered dietitians and licensed social workers will guide you through the process with these weekly themes:
Module 1: American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) Recommendations for Cancer Prevention & Intro to Foods that Fight CancerTM
Module 2: AICR’s New American Plate & One-Pot Meals
Module 3: Beans and Whole Grains
Module 4: Breakfast and Snacks
Module 5: Comfort Foods
Module 6: Veggies
Module 7: Building a Foods that Fight CancerTM
This workshop will be initially open to cancer survivors, age 18 years or older, that have completed active cancer treatment, not including hormonal or other similar agents, e.g., tamoxifen.
Date: Thursday, February 16, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Location: Cancer Support Community Central NJ. 3 Crossroads Drive. Bedminster, NJ 07921
(This workshop meets every Thursday until April 6th with the exception of March 23)
- What puts someone at risk for breast cancer?
- How have treatment options changed in 2017?
- Are there now better remedies for treatment related systems than in the past?
- How lifetime changes help prevent recurrence after treatment?
- Attend and get educated on the latest advances in treatment, ask questions, and learn more.
- Enjoy time together when Hadassah and Sisterhood women unite as one.
Watch the video from Dr. Fang’s March 28th, 2017 presentation “What’s New in Lung Cancer?”
Watch the video from Dr. Salwitz’ May 19, 2016 presentation:
Watch the video from Dr. Nissenblatt’s April 6, 2016 presentation: