Local Survivorship Conference….FREE!

The following press release was shared with the Beyond Pink TEAM from our members who work at Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. This Survivorship Conference sounds like a great opportunity for everyone: professionals, survivors and caregivers!


Augusta Sires
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare – Iowa
(319) 272-7334

Covenant Cancer Treatment Center to Host 2013 Cancer Survivorship Conference

Waterloo, IA – July 15, 2013 – On Tuesday, October 29, 2013, Covenant Cancer Treatment Center will host the 2013 Cancer Survivorship Conference. The event will be held at the Waterloo Center for the Arts and feature two national keynote speakers, both cancer survivors – Wendy Harpham, MD, FACP and Heidi Kramer, RD, LDN. The conference is offered for free to all attendees and includes light refreshments.

Registration is now open for two sessions offered on the day of the conference. A morning session from 8:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. welcomes RN’s, LPN’s, Social Workers, Dietitians and other Allied Health Care Professionals. CEU’s and contact hours are available. For more information or to register, call (319) 272-5151. An evening session from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. welcomes community members, including cancer survivors and caregivers. For more information or to register, call (319) 272-2273.

Visit wheatoniowa.org/cancer2013 to learn more about this event. The first 100 people to register for either session by Monday, September 30 will receive 2 free books at the conference, written by the keynote speakers.

Click here to see the flyer for the morning session.

Click hereto see the flyer for the evening session.


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