Member Events Calendar

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November  2019
Events on November 1, 2019
  • 18th Annual Fall Cancer Conference
    Starts: 7:00 am
    Ends: November 1, 2019 - 4:00 pm
    Location: Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center, 1 John Nolen Dr, Madison, WI 53703, USA
    Description: Join the UW Carbone Cancer Center on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at the Monona Terrace in Madison, Wisconsin, for the 18th Annual Fall Cancer Conference.

    This activity is designed for individuals who are involved in cancer treatment and education of cancer patients and their families: oncology physicians, primary care physicians, oncology nurses, nurse practitioners, clinical research associates, health educators, social workers, psychologists, chaplains and other interested health care professionals involved in cancer care. Patients, caregivers and community members are also encouraged to attend.

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Events on November 6, 2019
Events on November 7, 2019
  • The Changing Landscapes of Myeloma Treatment
    Starts: 12:00 pm
    Ends: November 7, 2019 - 1:00 pm
    Description: <h4>Hosted by Leukemia  Lymphoma Society WI</h4><h4>Join us for a free telephone/web education program covering the latest information for patients and caregivers:</h4><h2>Topics Covered</h2><p>We invite you to learn more about:</p><ul><li>How you and your doctor determine the best course of treatment</li><li>Emerging therapies for myeloma</li><li>The importance of maintaining open communication with your healthcare team</li></ul><br>Register <a href="; id="ow1037" __is_owner="true">here.</a>
Events on November 14, 2019
  • Shine a Light on Lung Cancer
    Starts: 5:30 pm
    Ends: November 14, 2019 - 7:30 pm
    Location: Integrated Center for Education - Gundersen (ICE House), 1827 Sims Pl, La Crosse, WI 54601, USA
    Description: <p>Gundersen Health System is joining communities throughout the nation to give lung cancer the attention it deserves. Each year, the disease kills more people than breast, prostate, colon and pancreatic cancers combined, making it the leading cause of cancer death in the United States.</p><p>You will have the opportunity to remember and honor those with the disease, as well as hear motivating words from patients and families affected by this disease.</p><p><strong>Schedule:</strong></p><ul><li>5:30 p.m. Social, refreshments and light hors d’oeuvres</li><li>6:00 p.m. - 7:15 p.m. Inspiring and informative program, including a lighting ceremony to remember and honor those with lung cancer and a community call-to-action</li></ul><p>Shine a Light on Lung Cancer is made possible by Gundersen Medical Foundation, the Lung Cancer Alliance and Living For Liz.</p><p>Register <a href="; id="ow808" __is_owner="true">here.</a></p>
Events on November 19, 2019
  • An EBHPP Capiton Briefing - Vaping Update
    Starts: 10:00 am
    Ends: November 19, 2019 - 12:15 pm
    Location: State Capitol, Room 411-South
    Description: <br>Current Crisis, Long-Term Questions: An Update on Vaping-Related Injuries and E-Cigarette Research<br>Recent vaping-related deaths have gained national attention, with Wisconsin providers and policymakers played a key role in identifying the crisis. Join us for a Capitol Briefing on what we know about the recent outbreak of vaping-related injuries, and a look at the research on other potential long-term health impacts of vaping and e-cigarette use.<br><a href="; id="ow986" __is_owner="true">Register here.</a>
Events on November 20, 2019
  • Gilda's Club Special Guest: Prostate Cancer & Intimacy
    Starts: 6:00 pm
    Ends: November 20, 2019 - 7:30 pm
    Description: <p>Hosted by Gilda's Club </p><p>Prostate cancer treatment saves your life and often changes it in unexpected ways. Sex and intimacy are affected when your body no longer allows you to enjoy sexual intimacy the way that you have for most of your life. In this presentation and discussion we will talk about how the treatment affected your function as well as explore ways to maintain satisfying closeness and pleasure with a partner. We will also explore the psychological challenges that these changes cause and share support and strategies for dealing with these.</p><p></p><p>Feel free to bring a partner or come by yourself, and be ready to participate and consider expanding your options for connection and pleasure.</p><p>Register <a href="; id="ow683" __is_owner="true">here.</a></p>
Events on November 22, 2019
  • MCW Survivorship Symposium
    Starts: 12:20 pm
    Ends: November 22, 2019 - 5:30 pm
    Location: Crowne Plaza Milwaukee West, 10499 W Innovation Dr, Wauwatosa, WI 53226, USA
    Description: This educational program will help all providers identify, diagnose, and treat common conditions that arise after cancer care. Survivors will be educated about post-cancer treatment side effects and therapies to address these side effects. Additionally, this symposium will allow collaboration and partnership between surgeons, radiation oncologists, and medical oncologists and primary care providers to provide cancer patients routine survivorship care. <br><br><a href="; id="ow616" __is_owner="true">Learn more.</a>

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