Volunteer Voice - Winter 2011
Volunteer Orientation II
Thursday, Feb. 2; Thursday, March 1; Thursday, April 5
Each session will be held 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Main Building, R11.1100, Room 6
This workshop includes tips for communicating with patients, the patient perspective and information about MD Anderson’s psychosocial support services.
Emotional Patients and Families
Friday, Feb. 3, 8:30-11:30 a.m. or 1:30-4:30 p.m.
Facilitated by Walter Baile, M.D., and Rebecca Walters. Attendance for this interactive workshop is limited.
COLLAGE: The Art of Cancer Network
Wednesday, Feb. 22, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Main Building, R11.1100, Rooms 5-6
MD Anderson updates presented by Steve Stuyck, vice president for public affairs.
COLLAGE presented by Jennifer Wheler, M.D., program founder and executive director, and Marcia Brennan, Ph.D., Department of Art History, Rice University.
COLLAGE is dedicated to providing innovative art programs for people living with cancer. It’s inspired by a belief in the power of art and creativity to transform lives.
Tuesday, March 27, 10-11:30 a.m.
Rotary House, Conference Rooms A-C
MD Anderson updates presented by Steve Stuyck, vice president for public affairs. Cancer survivorship presented by Fran Zandstra, executive director of
MD Anderson’s Survivorship Program.
Advance registration is required for each of these events. Contact Mary Donnelly Jackson at 713-792-7180 or email@example.com.
- Annual VEPS Luncheon
Featured speaker: MD Anderson President Ronald DePinho, M.D.
Wednesday, March 21, 11:30 a.m.
River Oaks Country Club
- Evening/Weekend Volunteer Recognition Event
Thursday, April 12, 6-8 p.m.
Junior League of Houston Inc.
- Daytime Volunteer Recognition Event
Thursday, April 19, 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m.
Duncan Building, Floor 8, Ballroom