Favorite

Ovarian cancer survivors gather at UAMS 

Press Release

UAMS Medical Center

Ovarian Cancer Survivors Gather for Support At UAMS Retreat

Little Rock, AR--There will be a one-day retreat offering education and support for women with ovarian and other gynecological cancers and their support persons The event is sponsored by the Just Among Women support group at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ (UAMS) Arkansas Cancer Research Center. This retreat will be Saturday, Sept. 30, 10th floor, Arkansas Cancer Research Center.

Schedule:

9 a.m. keynote address - “Novel Therapies for Advanced Ovarian Cancer” by Alessandro Santin, M.D., associate professor in the UAMS Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Noon lunch- “Labyrinth: Tool for Health and Meditation” by Rev. Harriett Akins-Banman, Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church. 

Tai Chi classes from 10:30-11:40 a.m. and 1:15-3:40 p.m. on the 10th floor of the ACRC

A labyrinth will be set up for participants from 1:15-3:40 p.m. on the second floor of the Jones Eye Institute adjacent to the ACRC.

Parking is available in the Outpatient Center parking deck at West Capitol and Cedar Street.

Favorite

From the ArkTimes store

Speaking of Medical News

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Arkansas Times Staff

More by Crystal Wallis

Most Shared

Latest in Medical Community

  • UAMS earns 10-year reaccreditation

    The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) recently learned that it has been reaccredited another 10 years by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
    • Oct 16, 2007
  • UAMS performs 7,000th stem-cell transplant

    The internationally known treatment program for multiple myeloma at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) reached another milestone today (Oct. 10) as Jeffrey Zwerin of California received the 7,000th stem-cell transplant procedure perfor
    • Oct 10, 2007
  • Richard Morrison receives endowed chair

    Richard P. Morrison, M.D., today became the inaugural recipient of the Chair in Sciences Basic to Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS).
    • Oct 9, 2007
  • More »

Event Calendar

« »

December

S M T W T F S
  1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31  

Most Recent Comments

 

© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation