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Volunteer continuing education events

Volunteer Voice - Winter 2013

MD Anderson’s Approach to National Drug Shortages

  • Wednesday, Feb. 13, 10-11:30 a.m.
  • Duncan Building, Floor 8, Conference Room 8

Emotional Patients and Families Interactive Workshop

  • Friday, March 1, 8:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Limited attendance of 15 volunteers for this workshop; advance registration required by calling 713-792-7180 or emailing Mary Donnelly Jackson.

Finding Free and Reliable Health Care Information with a tour of The Learning Center

  • Wednesday, March 6, 6-8 p.m.
  • The Learning Center Classroom, Main Building, Floor 4

Ongoing Opportunities


PIKNIC (Partners in Knowledge, News In Cancer) ― an educational forum to learn about issues, needs and concerns relevant to the cancer experience. 

  • Typically held at the Integrative Medicine Center, Mays Clinic, ACB2.1041. 
  • First and third Tuesdays and third Thursday of the month, noon-1 p.m.
  • Call 713-792-2553 for topic schedule. Check regional care center schedules for these presentations.

The Patient Connection Workshop

  • Tuesday, Feb. 5, 6-8:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, March 7, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Tuesday, March 19, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • All workshops will be conducted at Main Building, Floor 11

What’s New Walking Tour

  • Monday, Jan. 28, 10 a.m.-noon
  • Tuesday, Feb. 12, noon-2 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 20, 6-7:30 p.m.
  • Reserve your place by emailing Volunteer Services or calling 713-792-7180.

I*CARE (Interpersonal Communication and Relationship Enhancement) Video Series

Receive continuing education credit by viewing a series of videos developed for MD Anderson patients and families as part of the I*CARE program. The videos may be viewed on your own computer. 

Contact Volunteer Services at 713-792-7180 or email the department to make a reservation. Attending any of these events meets your annual continuing education requirement.

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