22nd Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center Annual Scientific Retreat Genitourinary Cancers October 6th, 8:30am – 3:30pm Featured Speakers: Arul Chinnaiyan, MD, PhD | Rogel Cancer Center Celeste Simon, PhD| Abramson Cancer Center Angie Smith, MD, MS | UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center Samra Turajlic, MBBS, PhD | The Francis Crick Institute Randy Vince, Jr., MD | Rogel
Leiomyosarcoma Patient & Family Symposium – “Facing LMS Together” Friday, September 24th | 1:00pm – 4:00pm CDT Please join us for our virtual symposium and engage with LMS experts from the comfort of your home! For more information on speakers, topics, and to register: https://VICClms2021.eventbrite.com
Let’s Talk About Cancer Risk… A workshop about how to live a healthier lifestyle and when to start early detection screenings. Two opportunities available! Saturday, September 11th | 11:00am – 12:00pm CDT Guest Speakers: Rebecca Selove, PhD, MPH, Tennessee State University Jenny Biggs, Health Educator, UT Extension Join Zoom Meeting Or call 646-558-8656 | Meeting ID:
Registration for the 2021 International Cancer Education Conference (ICEC) is now open! The conference will be held virtually this year from October 12-16th, and the theme is Integrating Culture, Spirituality, and Social Support into Cancer Education to Improve Health Equity. Registration is now open, visit here! The 2021 International Cancer Education Conference is co-organized by the American Association for Cancer
14th AACR Conference on The Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved will be on Oct. 6-8, 2021 • Virtual Meeting • Scholarships to attend this conference are available to undergraduate and graduate students, medical students and residents, and clinical or postdoctoral fellows. Apply by September 17. If you have previously
Please join The African American Men’s Cancer Summit on September 25th from 9AM – 11AM (free registration here). Speakers include health experts and providers, and cancer survivors speaking on a range of topics including cancer prevention, risk factors, screening, treatment, and life after cancer. Check out the CANCER SUMMIT FLYER and please join us in attending on September 25th.
Lung cancer screening can save your life! View the Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s VUMC Lung Cancer Screening Infographic to find more information on lung cancer, lung screening eligibility criteria, and related resources. Please share this infographic with colleagues and community to increase awareness about the importance of getting screened. For more information visit: www.vicc.org/research/lung-cancer-screening