Upcoming Cancer Events

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14th Annual Bay Area Cancer Connections Conference: Sharing Knowledge & Inspiring Hope

Friday, November 3, 2017

8:30 am - 4:10 pm

Location: Oracle Conference Center, Santa Clara, CA
4030 George Sellon Circle
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Don’t miss BCC’s medical symposium and resource fair for those in-treatment or post-treatment for breast or ovarian cancer, as well as medical professionals, therapists, and health educators. This is a day to network, share knowledge, and inspire hope!

Read more or register.

Future of Cancer Care Talk: Lessons learned from immunotherapy

Saturday, November 4, 2017

9:30 am - 1:30 pm

Location: Stanford Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Drive, Palo Alto
2nd Floor, Rooms CC 2103 - 2105

Researchers are discovering new ways to treat cancer through clinical trials. This Future of Cancer Care Talk will provide an overview of cancer immunotherapy, lessons learned on immunotherapy, and emerging clinical research studies. Patients, caregivers and the community are invited to attend this free learning event. The event is organized by the JoyLife Club Cancer Support Group in collaboration with the Stanford Cancer Institute.

More information and registration is available at Eventbrite or from the JoyLife Club at 650.552.0055 / Joylifeclub@gmail.com

Exciting Advances in Lung Cancer: A Community Talk

Monday, November 6, 2017

6:30 - 8:00 pm

Location: Mitchell Community Center (El Palo Alto Room)
3700 Middlefield Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women, but there is reason to have hope. Several important advances in both detection and treatment have come about in recent years. Join Stanford Medicine doctors as they discuss the latest screening, diagnostic and treatment advancements. Read more.

This event is free and open to the public, though seating is limited.

If you plan to attend, please register here
or by calling 650.736.6555.

Acción de Gracias y Ensayos Clínicos de Cáncer: sentirse agradecidos por los cuidadores, el equipo de investigación, los tratamientos innovadores y por supuesto, nuestros héroes médicos.

Martes 14 de noviembre de 2017

de 6:00pm a 8:00pm

Lugar: Latinas Contra Cancer
255 North Market Street
Suite 175
San Jose, CA 95110

El Instituto de Cáncer de Stanford está proporcionan do una presentación informativa que se centrará en las preguntas relacionadas con lo que se puede espe rar después del diagnóstico de cáncer; incluyendo opciones para participar en ensayos clínicos de cánc er y los recursos de apoyo. Esta presentación está abierta a pacientes con cáncer, familiares y amig os. Los participantes tendrán la oportunidad de compartir experiencias pe rsonales y testimonios.

Obtenga más información sobre ensayos clínicos y recursos disponibles. Presentación en español.

Para más información llame al 650-498-7061.Es necesario registrarse. Se servirán refrigerios.

Thanksgiving and Cancer Clinical Trials:  feeling thankful for caregivers, the research team, innovative treatments, and of course, our medical heroes.

Presentation in Spanish

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Location: Latinas Contra Cancer
255 North Market Street, Suite 175,
San Jose, CA 95110

Stanford Cancer Institute is providing an informational presentation that will focus on questions related to what can be expected after cancer diagnosis; including options for cancer clinical trial participation and supportive resources. This presentation is open to cancer patients, family members, and friends. Participants will have an opportunity to share personal experiences and testimonials.

For more information call (650) 498-7061. Registration is required. Refreshments will be served.

Cancer Clinical Trials Information Desk

Clinical trials staff will be available to answer questions and provide resources related to cancer clinical research at Stanford. The desk will be located in the guest lobby of the Stanford Cancer Center the following dates from 11am - 12pm:

Tuesday August 1, 2017

Wednesday September 13, 2017    

Tuesday October 3, 2017  

Wednesday November 1, 2017    

Info Desk Location:
Stanford Cancer Center
875 Blake Wilbur Dr, Stanford
Guest Lobby, 1st Floor