Stupid Cancer Boot Camp: New Orleans

Thursday, November 17, 2011

The New Orleans Hilton Hotel in the Fleur De Lis Ballroom

  • When: 5:30PM to 10:00PM
  • Where: 333 St. Charles Avenue ~ New Orleans, LA
  • What time: 5:30PM to 10:00PM

 

What’s a Stupid Cancer Boot Camp……

Rolled out in 2010, Stupid Cancer Boot Camps are community-focused educational and advocacy training seminar workshops as well as social networking support events for young adults affected by all cancers, as well as for their caregivers and providers. These turnkey box events fill a niche and support communty outreach and development. Boot Camps are typically executed in partnership with a local cancer center or franchised chapters of organizations such as the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.

Boot Camp topics are specifically targeted to the young adult survivor, co-survivor or healthcare provider in their late teens, 20s and 30s. They include but are not limited to:

•   Progress/Gaps in Young Adult Biology
•   Clinical Trials in Young Adults
•   Social Media & Health Technology Advocacy
•   Employment, Legal and Disability Rights
•   Navigating Health Insurance
•   Fertility, Relationships & Sexuality
•   Grassroots Activism & Legislation

 Register at: http://bootcamp.stupidcancer.com/2011/nola/ 

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