Cancer Survivorship Week 2015
MD Anderson will celebrate cancer survivors and their caregivers June 1-7, 2015, to commemorate National Cancer Survivor's Day, held annually on the first Sunday in June.
Join us at our locations in the Texas Medical Center, Katy, Bay Area, Sugar Land, and The Woodlands for events throughout the week.
Download the 2015 event brochure, which has the full list of Survivorship Week activities along with dates, times and locations. Patients, survivors and their caregivers are invited to participate in these activities regardless of where they receive treatment.
Survivorship Week events include:
Couples Coping with Cancer Together
Coping with cancer is hard enough. What happens when your partner also has a diagnosis? Join the Friends of Integrative Medicine to hear a group of three couples as they share their personal stories about how dealing with cancer together has affected their relationship. RSVP:
Date: Monday, June 1
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Location: South Campus Research Building 2, Rooms 1, 2, 5, 6 7455 Fannin St., Houston, TX 77054
Enjoy a Houston Astros Game
myCancerConnection's Day Away invites patients, survivors and their caregivers to attend a free Houston Astros baseball game during Survivorship Week.
Date: Tuesday, June 2 (Astros vs. Baltimore Orioles)
Time: 7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Location: Minute Maid Park: 501 Crawford St., Houston, TX 77002
RSVP: call 713-792-2553, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Art of Survivorship: Dinner Theater
Enjoy a delicious dinner, meet other survivors and be inspired by artists from the Houston Grand Opera at this free event.
Date: Wednesday, June 3
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Location: MD Anderson South Campus Research Building 1, 7455 Fannin St., Houston, TX 77054
RSVP: email email@example.com, or call 713-792-2553
Honor a Survivor
There are many ways to support cancer survivors and let them know that you care!
Send a Survivorship eCard
Choose one of seven designs and send a personal message to a survivor
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